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  1. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    Hello all. I am new to the forum. First off let me give a run down of my ride. Shes a 1996 jetta MKIII. She is lowered on coilovers with e30 rims. I bought her and ended up putting a new trans pan in it whem i first got it because she wouldnt go in gear and leaked trans fluild like crazy but...
  2. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    Hey guys new to the whole VW scene as I've just received a free 97 Jetta yesterday from my uncle. it's a gas/auto and I really have no information about anything VW as I've been a Honda guy forever. The jetta has a leaky tranny and me and my uncle are working on taking the engine and tranny out...
  3. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    This is my 1995 VR6, Bane. I am having a lot of fun with him thus far, and have a lot of ideas, but I dont want to do anything on the cheap side, and would like to do as much of it possible myself. If anyone has any ideas for asthetic mods or anything, I would love to hear. Stuff I can really do...
  4. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    Hey everyone, so I know that my 98 Jetta is prone to transmission issues as I've been reading on this forums for a while. And it doesn't help that I commute 170ish miles a day round trip to work. But I brought my car to my friends shop on Friday and I had bought Lucas transmission additive for...
  5. VW Jetta Build Board
    Hey guys. I'm pretty new to this, but I figured I would introduce myself. I just bought a 1996 Jetta Wolfsburg. This is my second Mk3. While I could not grab a VR6, I am still in love with the car. Anyways, I am going to start out with some smaller projects on the car, and have coilovers in the...
  6. VW Jetta Build Board
    i have a 96 2.0 that i am building i am swapping to the MK IV intake manifold for ease of turbo install it currently does not run but i have the parts to get it running ordered after i get it running i have putting the turbo on getting a head spacer to lower compression yes i have green top...
  7. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    I just bought new 17x7 rims for my 1994 MkIII. If I were to purchase ajdustable coilovers, how low will I be able to go? I just want to know if I can be pretty close to the ground, not like nearly touching though, or will I have to do anything with my fenders? Please Help :confused:
  8. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    Hey Everyone, Avid reader first time poster here... I'm in Kingston Ontario (Canada:p) and I've got a question about a 1998 Jetta that I have, it has about 240 000 km on it, and has been a bit of a nightmare for me. I burnt out the clutch transporting it when I first bought it about a year ago...
  9. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    Hey all, just getting ready to redo my interior completely and was wondering if anyone's already done theirs and has before and after pics. Think this would be a cool thread and I haven't seen one yet, so let's get started!
  10. VW JETTA OWNERS & ENTHUSIASTS INTRODUCTIONS
    Hey guys I just got sick of the Honda/JDM scene so I finally hopped on a 600 dollar 2.slow OBDII MKIII Jetta GL. I love it!! Working with real engines is a blast. Build thread is coming soon!
  11. MK3 BUY / SELL / TRADE
    Hey all i have mk3 jetta headlights pair used. There are also 2 bulbs inside them. Looking for 100 obo + Shipping I am located in Naugatuck CT USA phone 203-528-5075. Call for Tyler
  12. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    hey guys first time posting. I've been reading, searching, and testing trying to figure out whats wrong with my cruise control on my 1998 vw jetta 2.0 wolfsburg ed. I've done the Bentley test and all of the readings were only .07v as opposed to the 12v they should be. the switch on the steering...
  13. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    Heres a pic of my 94 jetta, I lost a hubcap so Ive decided to go ahead and paint the steelies, however I cannot decide what color to paint them. I thought maybe a black with a red rim around the outside but that doesnt seem very VW to me. I also though about a very obnoxious blue. but let me...
  14. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    Hello, I've been lurking here for a while and have decided to post because this issue is pissing me off. So, obviously my cruise control does not work, its an MKIII. '95 GL 5 speed 2.0. I've replaced the pump (old one was full of water because the idiot before me pulled the inner fender plastic...
  15. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    I have a few problems with my car and need to fix them by today. The biggest being that my car will turn over but it wont start at all. CAn this issue be caused by my timing being off or what? HELP PLEASE!
  16. MK3 BUY / SELL / TRADE
    looking for lower control arms for my 1998 jetta gl both sides i found them for around 30 a piece plus shipping. but if i can find used for cheaper that would be nice here is a good site for parts.. autorocker.com
  17. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    My wife's '96 Jetta GL 2.0 has been having some problems lately. I think I've fixed part of the problem, but still having some power issues. At first, the car would stutter really bad. It wouldn't die, just seemed like it was gasping for air and wouldn't accelerate. Hooked it up to Vag-com...
  18. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    Heeeyyy there folks. Im trying to get this 97 VR6 sounding more manly. give it some GRUNT and added performance. what are some popular/proven reliable cam upgrades!? while im in there I hope to replace the cam, seal, valve cover gasket and new lifters
  19. MK3 BUY / SELL / TRADE
    I have a 1995 Jetta Auto transmission with 99k miles. Tan on tan, no rust and clean as they come. But it needs a transmision. Perfect donor for ABA swap or a VR6 project car!!!! $800 or best offer, make an offer!! Located in NJ If you would like more info on the car, call John @ (732)...
  20. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    Looking to swap the auto transmission in my 95 jetta 2.slow to a 5 speed manual... Im looking to findout what ill need for the swap as far as wiring harness and electrical stuff goes, and if anyone can give me a price on about how much its gunna cost that would be helpful also ,,, get back at me!!!
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