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  1. VW Jetta / Bora MKIV 1998 Euro,1999.5 US -2005
    Hello again, Some of you may remember that I had an issue with my car only making 5 PSI, which has now been fixed. Well, while replacing the MAP sensor, we had to take the intercooler off to replace the old one, and realized it had oil in it. We had to drain the intercooler and rinse it out...
  2. VW Jetta / Bora MKIV 1998 Euro,1999.5 US -2005
    So a few nights ago i was about 2 miles away from home and my light for my Oil came on. I know im an idiot and my motor is more than likely seized but please dont remind me haha. Anyways When i got home i loked underneath and it was swamped with oil. I figured i cracked my pan, but it does not...
  3. VW Jetta / Bora MKIV 1998 Euro,1999.5 US -2005
    I have a 2002 Jetta MKIV, 1.8T. I have had it for about two years now and I am now having an oil leak issue and have had a check engine issue for a little bit now. The oil leak was just a loose oil filter mount that I fixed, but now I am losing a crazy amount of oil from the front and rear...
  4. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    What is this black thing sticking out of my engine block and why is it leaking oil??
  5. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    hey i was wondering if anyone from mass was on this because i need a couple parts for my mk3 with a 2.0 ... i need an alternator and full exhaust system also need clutch and reverse gear... also car is leaking oil and i cant figure out from where because the oil pan has no dings or dents in it...
  6. VW Jetta / Bora MKIV 1998 Euro,1999.5 US -2005
    Hi all. New to the forums as an official member as of today and Have been doing a lot with my car lately. The information I have found has been huge! I am definitely new to the DIY auto stuff so please bear with me as I grow. I have an 02 Jetta 1.8t and have done the following: (80k) Within...
  7. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    ok so i recently bought this 96 jetta glx vr6 2.8l. the car has no dipstick i had talked to others and they said this was a common problem the tubes were made of plastic and would break or disinegrate. ok? so my question is where the hell do i find a new one?
  8. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    When im driving on the freeway for some time there is that red coolant light flashing. my car has 177k roughly and i think it leaks a little oil. im not sure what to replace, i read up it may be a headgasket? any advice or ideas what it could be thanks tons!:confused:
  9. VW Jetta / Bora MKIV 1998 Euro,1999.5 US -2005
    I bought a 03' 1.8T GLS a month or two ago has a rebuild project, it's actually my first car. I had to swap engines because of a cylinder head problem, I know that it sounds better to swap out the head instead of a new motor but when the costs were added up it was better in the long haul to just...
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