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1988 Vw Cabriolet

Asking price is U$800.00, needs TLC, it has been garaged for 10 yrs, body/top in good condition. Driven once a summer. Total repairs are U$4,002.00 including U$1,600.00 for parts. Is U$800.00 a go...

Won't Start And When It Does Won't Idle Long Enough To Run

Hard starting the car and when it does start and I can get it revved up enough to stay running every time you pressing the gas it goes to die and if you can get it going to go a little ways and it'...

1991 Vw Cabriolet E.a., Idles Down While Driving, With Easy Pressure On Th...

When I bought the car in 2012 it only had an external fuel pump. I drove it that way till just recently when I had the internal fuel pump installed.

Vw Cabriolet Mk1 1.8l Oil Pump Priming

bought a 1990 vw cabriolet engine is seazed up can i prime the engine with the oil pump while oil pump is still in car and not taking engine apart.? if so how do i do that ...i see online they say t...

Fixing A 1989 Vw Cabriolet Convertible

I want to know what order should I check each part in the engine to know everything is up to snuff. Also should the car start if the head gasket is bad?


I've found a car that I wanted for a great price online. The only real problem with the car is the title the person that is selling it says the previous owners name is black out because he was goin...

Sound System Issues

hi all, I'm new to the forum world so bear with me haha, i have a 1987 vw cabriolet and recently have installed an aftermarket radio, sub, and amp. Everything was working perfectly until now. I was r...

Sporadic Misfires At 3000 Rpm 70 Mph

Hi! Car is mint 33K miles and all great /timing/idle/acceleration..etc etc car is used lightly every week. however when I drive it on highway at high speed - it intermittently misfires/looses rpm ...

My 89 Vw Cabrio Started Fine This Morning And Two Hours Later When I Put Th...

When I started car this morning everything was fine. Two hours later put in key and turned it to start engine and nothing - starter will not work. Battery is fine - all lights work, radio works, tur...

1987 Vw Won't Rev Past 2500 Rpms

1989 Vw Cabriolet, 200k Mileage - Worth Considering?

I was driving a similar VW for some time in South Africa and loved it. However, that was a long-term rental with mechanical assistance. I have no experience with car repairs but am keen to get into it...

My 93 Cabreolet Died As Though It Ran Out Of Gas. Wont Start Now

car died after going through a water puddle on several occassions started up about an hour later. winter timfe I was ppassing a car and drove through a cloud of the fine powder snow the car started...

Where Can I Buy A New Control Panel For My Heating And A/c

The control arm won't select defrost or vents or switch from heat to a/c

I Have A 1987 Vw Cabriolet. How Do You Take Out And Install The Rear Windo...

Similarities And Differences Between 90' Golf And 90' Cabriolet

Are parts interchangeable ??? ...Are they the same ??? ...What is the difference ???


1989 cabriolet... high beams work perfect. Low beam on passenger side as well as blinker don't work. Any ideas?

Before Any Work On The Car It Had Power Inn Acceleration. After Replacing ...

Hard Starting Cabriolet

I have an '87 VW Cabriolet that has been sitting for about 6 months. The battery was dead so I replaced it. The car is extremely difficult to start. Usually I have to jump start with my truck beca...

Every Time I Get Gas It Wont Start

We Lost The Only Key To Our 1986 Cabriolet. How Do We Get A New One?

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