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What are possible causes for windscreen wipers not working on Volkswagen Polo

September 20th, 2011 · No Comments

- Depends what you mean by not working. If not moving at at could be…blown fuse, bad earth contact, siezed mechism (spray wiper motor with wd40), broken wiper motor. If moving but smearing or not cleaning windows properly..clean rubber blades by wiping with a cloth with a little vinegar on failing that (if blade too worn or ripped) replace wiper blades.
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Why has the fuel economy on Volkswagen Transporter dropped all of a sudden?

September 20th, 2011 · No Comments

I was getting about 430 to 450 miles to a tank of diesel and its dropped to about 300 to a tank. Anyone have any pointers as to what might need changing? or checks i can make on it. The van is a volkswagen transporter 1900cc turbo diesel 1997.
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How Much Air 2008 Volkswagen Polo Tyres Need?

September 20th, 2011 · No Comments

Basically i have a 2008 Volkswagen Polo.. I haven’t drove it for a month & i’ve just noticed that the front of the car has gone down a little coz the tyres have gone flat a little. I haven’t had the car for long actually.. Does anyone know how much air to put into the front tyres & back?
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If your Volkswagen Golf GTI 1.8t is cold, should you warm it before you drive?

September 20th, 2011 · No Comments

I drive a Volkswagen Golf GTI 1.8t. Now that its winter time, should I warm my car up when its cold? This is my first winter with a turbo car so I don’t really know what to do.
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Which one better to use regular Oil or synthetic Oil?

September 20th, 2011 · No Comments

I have Volkswagen Jetta 2005 car has no oil leaks. But about 3,000 miles after my last oil change I tend to be low on oil. A friend suggested using synthetic because the old style jetta’s tend to burn oil? Is this true or not?
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What to do if I put unleaded fuel in a diesel engine and ran it until it stalled?

September 20th, 2011 · No Comments

It’s a 200x volkswagen jetta. I used the green handle pump that turned out to be regular unleaded instead of diesel. Drove a short distance before it stalled and would not start again. Does the fuel just need to be changed out, or did I fry the engine?
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Volkswagen Polo keep stalling when I put my foot on the clutch

September 20th, 2011 · No Comments

When i take my foot off the accelerator and press the clutch it stalls. it is a car built in 1985 and it has a manual choke.

- every car in the whole world has a thing called an idle speed sensor which keeps your car at idle when you are not driving /driving and happen to press down clutch. due to the sensor not working it cuts out.
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How much will I spend for one full tank of gas for a 2000 Volkswagen Jetta GLX VR6?

December 25th, 2010 · No Comments

I want to know how much I will have to spend for one full tank of gas for a 2000 Volkswagen Jetta GLX VR6 and about how long it will last before I have to fill it up again, I’m hoping only once a week but I don’t know anything about cars and this will be my first one.
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How much would you be to get a Volkswagen Golf Mk3 to get spray painted white?

December 25th, 2010 · No Comments

A: In my garage the starting rate is £1500 but it depends on alot of things, such as is it already white? do you want inside the doors and under the bonnet etc done, is there any damage to any panels that would need doing, blah blah blah so you could well be looking anywhere between £1500-£2500.
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Turn a Volkswagen Beetle from manual to automatic?

December 25th, 2010 · No Comments

Thinking about buying a 1990 bug. Anybody know how much, ball park, it would cost to make it automatic???? I don’t know how to drive a stick and it would probably take a while for me to get the hang of it.
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