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  1. VW Jetta / Bora MKIV 1998 Euro,1999.5 US -2005
    My Jetta just started doing this... I am not hearing the normal Turbo whistling noise when I give it a lot of gas, however I now hear a squealing noise. Sounds similar to a loose belt kinda whining/squealing ... you hear it just for a moment when you press the gas hard and then it goes away
  2. VW Jetta / Bora MKIV 1998 Euro,1999.5 US -2005
    Im writing this today to advise fellow owners, of the applicable make and model, of an issue related to the emission system that I feel needs to be corrected. I have encountered countless stories of other owners who have had lag or hesitation after a cold start and while at cruising speed. Some...
  3. VW Jetta MKV 2005.5–2010
    As soon as I turn the key and the engine begins to turn over it makes a squeaky chirpy sound and i notice what can be described as a shutter. Both noise and shutter go away almost instantly but it seems as if the start is a little rough. Any ideas? I know nuting!
  4. Jetta Troubleshooting
    I have a 98 Jetta K2 that I bought used with 125,000 miles on it and use it for a second car to save on gas. I had to replace the distributor all was fine for a week and then this ridiculous high pitched squealing started. When the car is at idle no squealing, when you press the brake or clutch...
  5. VW Jetta / Bora MKIV 1998 Euro,1999.5 US -2005
    So I bought a 2000 Jetta GLS knowing it needed a little TLC. Fixed a few things but now when I'm in any gear and accelerating it squeals (besides reverse). First thought was Timing/serpentine belt but since it doesn't do it in neutral or when the car is just idling I'm afraid it may be the...
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