I Drove A Base-Model VW Golf Over the Rockies in a Snow Storm and Saw the Donner Party

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Two days before Christmas, my wife and I found ourselves stranded in the Denver airport after missing a connection to southwest Utah. The choice in front of us was simple: wait two days for the next ...

FCP Euro Enters Two Volkswagen GTI TCRs In The 2018 Pirelli World Challenge Season

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  It's official. We're bringing two Volkswagen GTI TCRs to our HQ in Milford, CT. ...

This Is What Makes Bilstein Shock Absorbers So Great

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The technology is simpler than you might think....

Surprise VW Rabbit Repair

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  Here at FCP Euro, we like to take care of everyone, especially those who are a part of the family. One of those family members is our resident photographer Ralph Rodriguez who has been with us ...

TSI Oil Change DIY

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I may be the BMW Catalog Manager at FCP Euro but my better half happens to own a Volkswagen. I changed the oil on this vehicle at home with basic tools and decided to share the process with you. ...

Dealing with Low Oil Pressure On a VW CC TSI

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I see cars in terrible condition every week and just when I think I’ve seen it all, I realize that I truly haven't....

How to Install Engine Mounts (VW/Audi)

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A common failure point in the VW/Audi family are the engine mounts. In order to reduce NVH (noise, vibration, and harshness) transmitted into the cabin, the engine mounts are filled with a damping ...

How to Replace Front Brakes on a Volkswagen CC/Passat (Genuine VW)

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After a full winter of hibernation, the shudder in my VW's braking system was not going to go away on its own. After 23,000mi the rotors began to develop a slight pulsation at elevated highway ...

How to Replace VW & Audi Ignition Coil Packs (2.0 FSI/TSI)

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A Volkswagen will need two things throughout its life: fuel, and ignition coils....

FCP Euro - Expansion of VW Audi Online Parts Catalog

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Milford, CT, March 12, 2015 --(PR.com)-- FCPEuro has announced the expansion of the Audi catalog with a focus on building out the main sections, including brake, suspension, and general vehicle ...

How to Upgrade a Volkswagen/Audi Valve Cover Gasket (Mk1/Mk2/4000)

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A very common oil leak on any older VW is the valve cover gasket, but using the original parts is not always the best course of action. The factory gasket, used on pretty much all 4 cylinder VW/Audis ...

Here's How A Volkswagen/Audi EVAP System Works

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Have you ever left your gas cap off and got a check engine light? It happens to the best of us, don't be afraid to admit it. Why does the check engine light come on? Is there really something ...

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