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I just bought this used car. As I was driving it jumps into neutral ( maybe hit a bump), did this 3 times within an hour.. but it tends to not want to go into park or while in neutral I can still push gas pedal and it goes. I want to know IF this is the problem. A man looked at it and said the cable was stretched a bit.
It only occurs when I am going more than 35 mph. If I open the windows, the noise decreases slightly, but is still there. I am almost certain it is in the interior - not the engine. It started 3 days ago.

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Vent has always also made a small rustling noise when I have the main vents (over the center console) blower on foot. I have to toggle the drivers vent and the center console vent to make it not make any noise...

Anyone else experience this at all?
I can not see where the leak is comming from. It looks like it is near the oil filter. Only leaks when engin is running.
this happened a little after i got a flat and changed out the tire. the odd thing is that the sound gets faster as the car goes faster.when i changed the tire i noticed it only had three lugs, i don't think this would have a big impact since it was already running with three previously and had no problem before.
Put new timing belt,water pump,T-Stat,but still no hot heat,it will blow luke warm air but no heat ,guage shows over 190 after running for twenty min,still no heat,dont know if codes can be pulled on this year,also used prestone antifreeze at 50/50,dont know if thats bad or not ,since car is so old. Help please ???
drove fine just will not start
Hello, Im currently thinking about buying a VW Cabriolet, looking at models 1988-1995 and I have been able to acquire only very little information about which model would be the best option and how expensive the maintenance would be as well as efficiency and reliability. All information and opinions are greatly appreciated. thanks.
When I put the shifter to drive it goes directly on the 3rd gear and stays there eventhough I go to 5 or 50 mph. I can go manually from the 1st gear to the 2nd or from the 2nd to the 3rd .... but when go from the 3rd gear to drive it stays on the 3rd gear.

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Just wondering if I'm going to make it home!
Could it be the fuel line? Very random, last time put regular fuel in, about 1/2 tank left, put premium in this time. Bad idea? Mixing that is - should I have waited til the tank was a bit lower then added the premium gas?
I bought this car Monday - would randomly not start when I was test driving it - owners took it in to their mechanic - short in ignition. Fixed. Won't start at all now - friend said something to do the the clutch and a sensor on it.
bought the care a few days ago.. it ran fine.. now it just would not start i changed the started because i heard a clicking noine coming from it.. but it is still doing the same thing.. the battery is fairly new.. and strong..
i changed the exhaust manifold, but it rattles, my egr malfunction code is up with the check the engine light,are they related? if not, my egr got so hot oil came out of it, and i think its fried
what other volkswagons have interchangeable muffler for 98 cabrio. in need the back muffler, would a golf be the same?
now it is up but wont go down but only a inch or two an some times she will stall a few times and you have to give it rev the motr a few times then she will run rite
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