Porsche Intermediate Shaft Bearings

There are more similarities than differences between the M96 and M97 engines.

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VW Body Shop Mistakes – As If, Part 1

The Victim: 2008 Touareg with VR6 FSI

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Volkswagen Touareg 09D with Tiptronic Shifter

The victim is a 2008 Touareg with VR6 FSI, 09D automatic with 4-wheel drive

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Audi TT DSG Transmission Basic Settings

Slow response with shifting engagement in P and R, and also the shift program seemed sluggish, slipping, and somewhat lazy.

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Is Traction Control Active?

2017 Jetta from a northern community is used to install a traction control switch with the accompanying harness.

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2002 Audi A6 Quattro Transmission Oil Seal Leak “Wrong Parts”

Repair the transmission oil leak correctly the second time.

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VW Cooling System Conundrum

How a Seemingly Simple Radiator Replacement Leads to Three Weeks of Technician and Customer Frustrations

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Tips and Tricks with a 2008 Audi A6 3.2L No Crank/No Start

Did you ever wonder how things can get so out of hand?

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VW and Audi Ignition Coils – The Magic Wand Continues (Part 3)

This is one set of harnesses we made so as to not damage the original harness and gather the signals of interest.

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This Audi Diagnosis Was Bad Timing for All

There’s usually only one big driveability problem that prompted the customer to visit your shop.

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Understanding Porsche 9A1 Oiling Systems

Understanding Porsche 9A1 Oiling Systems

The 9A1 architecture is the current engine Porsche uses in their Cayman/991/GT3 & 4 platforms. It encompasses many models but generally refers to model years 2009 through the current 2018 models, although designations now also include the 9A2.

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Volkswagen Golf Trunk Floor Replacement

Volkswagen Golf Trunk Floor Replacement

The sectioning and replacement procedures for the trunk floor of a 2015 and newer Golf differ from those for prior year models. The new procedures take into account Volkswagen design changes that improve trunk floor reinforcement and corrosion protection. Here you’ll find our tips extracted from the factory-approved repair procedures.

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Audi Fuel Systems

Audi Fuel Systems

With increasing fuel economy standards, modern Audis include technologies to increase fuel efficiency and power. This begins with the fuel supply system, as it directly affects vehicle driving dynamics and efficiency.

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Understanding Porsche Brakes

Understanding Porsche Brakes

The lightweight feature of the vehicles only made the huge braking systems more effective for the so-called “giant killer” known simply as the “356.”

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Audi Climate Control Systems

Audi Climate Control Systems

It’s that time of year again! Time to drag out the A/C refrigerant machine and get out your UV glasses. The summer heat puts modern vehicles to the test for keeping drivers comfortable. Climate control plays a critical role in keeping Audi drivers both comfortable and safe while operating their vehicles.

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VW 01M Speed Sensors

VW 01M Speed Sensors

We had this unusual case with a 2000 Beetle 2.0L with the 01M 4-speed automatic transmission. This particular transmission is also used in the Golf/Jetta versions and we still see them in service. The “unusual” part to this transmission mystery isn’t the transmission itself; it’s how it ended up at the repair facility.

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