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  1. Greetings from SE Iowa

    New TDI forum member introductions
    New to the forum. Going to be replacing cam, lifters, and turbo on my 2006 Jetta MK5 (295,000 mi), hence my reason for joining. Also owned the following, 1991 Jetta 1.6 D, 2003 Jetta Mk4 1.9 TDI. Now a family man, so I may be looking for a Sportwagen shortly (depends how long the MK5 will go:D)
  2. MK5 Wont start

    Mk5 VW Jetta, Sportwagen, and Audi A3 TDI forum
    My dad drove my car and he left a light on. The car would not turn over at all, no clicking nothing but the headlights and dash lights were on. We hooked a portable power pack up and nothing, went to jumper cables for about 15 min and nothing. I had it towed, but am looking for a starting...
  3. 06 Jetta no start, cranking, already replaced fuel pump + filter

    Mk5 VW Jetta, Sportwagen, and Audi A3 TDI forum
    I have a 2006 Jetta TDI 1.9 with 223K on the ticker. It was driving and starting just fine. I parked it at home as usual, it sat for a day and went out to start and it cranked over great but didn't ignite at all. I've check for burned out fuses. I tested voltage to the fuel pump which was fine...
  4. Steering-wheel module wiring, please help!

    VW Mk6 Golf, Jetta, Beetle, Sportwagen TDI forum
    Hello all, I've searched but haven't found anyone experiencing this problem; likely because no ones been muppet enough to try it! The short of it is I'm trying to find out what holes the pins in parts 42 and 59 go into; so what coloured wire goes where. If there's anyone who can take a picture...
  5. MK5 CBEA glow plug issue

    Mk5 VW Jetta, Sportwagen, and Audi A3 TDI forum
    Hi all. I have a 2009 Jetta TDI (CBEA). A few months ago I got a CEL with a flashing glow plug light. I replaced the glow plug control relay (control module) and the 4 glow plugs. Still has not fixed the issue. My next guess is that it's a harness issue. Anyone ever change the harness on...
  6. Intro and looking for Mk5 Jetta strut advice

    New TDI forum member introductions
    Hey guys, sorry for the belated intro, didn't realize I needed to post here first. I live up in northern Alberta, Canada, about 3 hrs from the nearest VW dealership so I try to fix as much as I can myself. I have a 98 Chevy K1500 for driving around town but I picked up a 2009 VW Jetta TDI about...
  7. Shock/Strut replacement advice

    Mk5 VW Jetta, Sportwagen, and Audi A3 TDI forum
    Hey guys, I need some quick advice on spring and shock/strut replacement. Recently I had my 09 Jetta TDI into the dealership for the TDI approved emission modification and they said 3 of my springs are broken. I didn't have a chance to talk in depth (picked up after service desk closed) so I'm...
  8. ISO Stock ECM

    Mk5 VW Jetta, Sportwagen, and Audi A3 TDI forum
    looking for a stock ECM or list of compatible ECM for a 2010 Tdi MK5 Jetta. 6spd M\T Current ECM part number 03L-906-019-CL Anything helps. Thanks
  9. does any1 know how to get mk6 steering wheel controls to work on a mk5

    Mk5 VW Jetta, Sportwagen, and Audi A3 TDI forum
    Hi All for some reason when i connect my golf 5 gti steering wheel with mfsw my steering controls work but when i connect my golf 6 gti mfsw it does not,is there anything i should change to get the steering controls to work on my mk5??
  10. Helix LED Tail Light Wiring/VCDS Modifications

    Mk5 VW Jetta, Sportwagen, and Audi A3 TDI forum
    Hey guys, I just scored some Helix LED tail lights to replace my OEM tail lights on my MK5 Jetta (https://www.ecstuning.com/b-helix-parts/european-red-cherry-led-tail-light-set/hvwj5tl-rx~hlx/) on Craigslist - brand new. I have the VCDS tool as well, I'm just wondering if there are any...