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How Should I Go About Starting The Engine On 92 Cabriolet After 10 Years?

92 cabriolet has been sitting in family member's car port for 10 years. I need to start the car and get it going! What do I do first?


Starting A 1992 VW Cabriolet That Has Been Sitting For 10 Years.

Trying restore a 1992 VW Cabriolet that has been sitting in a carport for over 10 years. The family member says the car was driving fine at the time it was parked. Other than checking the oil and fl...


Starting A1992 VW Cabriolet That Has Been Sitting For 10 Years.

So I ended up with a 1992 cabriolet that has been sitting a family member's carport for 10 years. Says he drove it in there and left it as is. What should I do before I to try and start it up?

Why Will My 89 Cabriolet Not Go Into Forst Gear

Why will my car not go into first gear?

Need OEM Parts List For 85 VW Cabriolet


1991 VW Cabriolet Automatic Transmission

The car moves in reverse, but not drive ! It tries to move! Could it be possible it just needs the filter changed and new fluid? Fluid is full on dipstick ! Are the bands adjustable?


89 Cabriolet Fuel Filter Problems

Ok so I just bought a limited edition 89 cabriolet GTI and the guy I bought it off did something with the fuel filter. The problem is I'm new to working on cars and I have no idea what connects to ...


I Have A 1988 VW Cabriolet. That Will Not Start Sometimes And When It Does...

I have a 1988 VW Cabriolet. I have several issues with this vehicle and have googled, youtubed and read every forum I can to try and figure this thing out. So the I will begin. First thing is that t...

How To Find Old Vw Parts

I have a 1987 VW Cabriolet. I am looking for fuel filter which has been very hard to find. It is no longer produced and vw has indicated that they have none available in any of their warehouses. ...

How Do I Make My Interior Lights Brighter In My 1992 Cab

my lights are interior lights are dim need them brigher

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'...

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?

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

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...

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


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


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