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MK 8 Golf to be released in 2019

The MK8 Volkswagen Golf was due to be released just before Christmas 2018 however it has come across some delays caused by software issues , but the company is committed to bringing the new hatch to market later this year. Industry journal Automotive News Europe claims Volkswagen CEO, Herbert Diess, said in an internal meeting…

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VW 2.0 PCV Valve Fault

The 2.0 Engine fitted to many of the VW range of vehicle has a common fault with eh PCV valve. The symptoms that come with this are erratic idle or what some people call hunting. The Idle can fluctuate from between 500 RPM (almost stalling) up to 2,000RPM without you touching the vehicle. This can…

VW transmission DSG Fault

DSG Transmission Fault

The DSG Transmission is used in a number of manufacturers including VW, Audi, Skoda and Seat. The technology is relatively new in the automotive industry and with all new things in our game, the consumer becomes the test dummy. The first few years of these things saw a huge list of problems, fair trading and…

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VW Polo Review

The VW Golf was arguably one of the most popular compact cars on Australian roads for several years fighting hard with the Mazda 3 and the Hyundai i30 in the same market space. Interestingly all three of those brands had a little brother model available that we were surprised to see were not a popular.…

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VW T6 Multivan Review

This applies to the 2016 range of vehicle also known as the T6 however many of the review components do cross over into the T5 and even the T4 models. Firstly this is a very unique vehicle, it is made to look like a tradesman van filled with drop sheets and paint tins but the…