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  1. VW Jetta / Bora MKIV 1998 Euro,1999.5 US -2005
    Afternoon everyone. I dug around old threads and think I know what the issue is, but I'm pretty low on cash and want to try and pinpoint it as much as possible. I was able to grab some audio, and if you have a minute could you give it a listen? The clunk sound is constant. It's not as bad at...
  2. VW Jetta / Bora MKIV 1998 Euro,1999.5 US -2005
    Hi there! I have a suspension issue on an 03 Jetta. The rear passenger side of my car is significantly lower than any other side/the other three wheels. So much so that at most angles you can tell the car is sitting lob sided. I haven't gotten a chance to crawl underneath yet (work on...
  3. VW Jetta / Bora MKIV 1998 Euro,1999.5 US -2005
    My son called and reported his '02 Jetta 2.0 was "pulling hard to the left" and he was having trouble steering. He said he did not hit anything, but it just suddenly started doing this after making a normal right turn. He stopped and checked for a flat tire but all was good. I told him to get it...
  4. Misc. Classified
    So long story made super short, bought a bunch of parts to rework my Jettas suspension.. New struts, springs, strut mounts, tie rod ends annd was just about ready to start tear down when now ex-girlfriend trashed the Jetta. Rest in peace girl ( the Jetta, not the ex) Any way I have all these new...
  5. MK4 BUY / SELL / TRADE
    I have one full set up and another set of springs both from 2004.5 GLI 1.8t. The springs have about 60,000 miles and the full setup has about 65,000. $75 obo for the springs and $100 for the full setup. I am in San Diego, CA PM or Text (804) 920-3559.
  6. MK4 BUY / SELL / TRADE
    Bought the kit for the track but ended up switching my track car. i dont want to sell the jetta with the kit installed in case a snobby careless teenager buys it. id much rather help someone out who is looking for a damn good kit (beefiest if im not mistaken) for a better price than what i...
  7. VW JETTA OWNERS & ENTHUSIASTS INTRODUCTIONS
    I recently purchased a 2000 jetta gl 2.0.. I could kick myself for not getting a 1.8t... Anyways, I just put new OEM struts and sway bar links on it ... At around 65 to 70 the car feels like it rolls ... The car feels like it oversteers and the back wants to roll... It drives me nuts... I've had...
  8. VW JETTA OWNERS & ENTHUSIASTS INTRODUCTIONS
    Hey there, JJ here. Looks like a great community here and glad to be a part of it. I'm new to the modern VW's.(priviously had a 71 Karmann Ghia, and 79 Westphalia) Recently bought a 2002 vw Jetta GLS 1.8 turbo triptronic auto. I bout for 3,500 which was above blue book, but was the cheapest in...
  9. Jetta Troubleshooting
    Hey guys, I just took my car in for a tune up. I was told my front strut mounts were torn, engine oil leak (possible valve cover gasket?), and engine is sagging on passenger side (right engine mount.). I was there during all of this. He's a friend of my mom's and he was teaching me how to tune...
  10. VW Jetta MKV 2005.5–2010
    Hello everyone Im a owner of a 2007 jetta wolfsburg edition and lately im having difficulties. When i drive and the car is in around 1300rpm it makes a weird whistling sound. The second problem is when i driveand theres a bump my car makes a weird sound like the bottom is going to crack. Its...
  11. Blog
    Hey guys! I have a Jetta TDI 2000 and I'm wanting to lower it slightly by about 2 inches. How do I do so? Will the purchase of some lower springs work? Like these...
  12. VW Jetta TDI / Diesel / Bluemotion
    Hey guys! I have a 2000 Jetta TDI and I really want to lower it about 2 inches or so. Do I simply buy lower springs and install them? Like these on ebay, will they work...
  13. VW Jetta MKII 1985–1992
    I'm looking for a set of strut tower braces to stiffen up my mk2 diesel and was wonder what you guys would recommend for a quality front and rear braces.
  14. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    i never had this problem before. but recently i have noticed when im driving down the road if there is any bump,groove or imperfection in the road i can feel it. if i hit a bump i feel it bang and the whole car vibrates. as well as if i hit a bump the car will sometimes jerk to left or right. if...
  15. VW Jetta / Bora MKIV 1998 Euro,1999.5 US -2005
    so i am getting some lowering springs... here are my options, any recommendations??? http://www.andysautosport.com/volkswagen/1999_2004_jetta/suspension/lowering_springs/neuspeed/neus00041358.html...
  16. VW Jetta / Bora MKIV 1998 Euro,1999.5 US -2005
    We just swapped vehicles in our family and i ended up with a 01 GLS TDI. The car has enkei rims, toyo eclipse tires, and H&R rss coilovers already on it. Yesterday (being my first day with the car) I took it to les schwab to get the COMPLETELY facked alignment sorted out. After he was finished...
  17. MK3 BUY / SELL / TRADE
    Im looking for some lowering/racing springs so I can finally drop my car...Does anybody have any suggestions, or leads?! Thanks! Ross
  18. 2011-present VW Jetta MKVI
    Hi everyone, hope you all are doing better than me! My sportwagen slid into a curb @ 5mph during the winter months and long story short I have to replace the wheel at least. Attached is the alignment data with four good wheels. Now the car pulls to the left. The dealer thinks the strut is bent...
  19. VW Jetta MKII 1985–1992
    Hi everyone. I recently purchased my first VW which is also my first diesel. It is a MK2 base model with a naturally aspirated 1.6 liter diesel, 5 speed. I am really loving the fuel economy. Been looking around the forum, and there are some great looking MK2's on here. Kinda would like to...
  20. CLASSIFIEDS BUY / SELL / TRADE
    FK coilovers made in Germany, They will fit the VR6, MK3, and the 2.0's (i have a 97 jetta 2.0) They usually go anywhere from 900-1200 new, and I would like to get $300 obo because one needs to be rebuilt. Would like to sell ASAP.
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