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  1. VW JETTA OWNERS & ENTHUSIASTS INTRODUCTIONS
    Hello All, I have owned my 2003 Jetta TDI since new and I have put 141,900 miles on it. I was just wondering what kind of MPG everyone has achieved, because I am at an average of 49.7. I was just wondering if this is normal or just because I am a bit of a slow driver. (The Jetta is a manual by...
  2. VW Jetta MKV 2005.5–2010
    Hello JJ members, I'm new to the forum and am looking for some help in purchasing my car. I have been a pretty faithful Asian Car fan and only recently decided to see what the European side had to offer. I came across what seemed to be a good deal at a local dealership, but wanted to run it...
  3. MK5 BUY / SELL / TRADE
    Hello JJ members, I'm new to the forum and am looking for some help in purchasing my car. I have been a pretty faithful Asian Car fan and only recently decided to see what the European side had to offer. I came across what seemed to be a good deal at a local dealership, but wanted to run it...
  4. FAQs
    Ok guy, I am new and have read where people have removed thier N249 valve to stop the surging. My 02 1.8T wagon with 140K on the dial surges bad. I have pinched off the vacume box on top of #4 plug and the surge went away. I have read a few people that said the their MPG went down. I need some...
  5. CLASSIFIEDS BUY / SELL / TRADE
    Hey guys. This is a black 4 door with 178k miles. Gets 47-50 mpg. It has never been wrecked. The body is very straight but the paint has some blemishes. I think we've owned it for the last 9 yrs. Timing belt was last changed at 97k miles. The interior is gray cloth and does not have any tears...
  6. VW Jetta TDI / Diesel / Bluemotion
    Well obviously all of the diesel Jettas get excellent fuel mileage. On wikipedia for the Jetta A3-A5(1996-2010) they list these engines(seems like a lot of variants), for the transmission I am assuming a manual is always going to beat an automatic for mileage because of efficiency losses, but I...
  7. Jetta Troubleshooting
    A few weeks ago I had my spark plugs and plug wires replaced and ever since then my MPG has decreased big time (18mpg on my last tank)and it idles REALLY low and sometimes dies if the idle sits too long or drops too fast. I also noticed that when it does this at night my headlights will dim when...
  8. VW Jetta MKV 2005.5–2010
    I have a 2007 Jetta 2.5 Manual. My gas mileage is about 22 to 23. I do a lot of city driving bu I still think that is pretty terrible! I've noticed that when I put in premium, I notice a difference..I get more miles out of a full tank the the 87 the gas cap says I should use. So..I am just...
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