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  1. 2.5 130 Driveshaft and Steering lock noise

    Engine & Gearbox
    Hi, Firstly thanks for reading this, i'm a bit stumped. I have a Black 2008 T32 2.5 Kombi. Had it around 4/5 years now, generally does me well but bills are starting to add up (lots of labour). My 2nd driveshaft went last week (130k miles, first was at 90k), a local garage has replaced the...
  2. Switchable Diff Lock

    T4 Syncro Garage
    Hi. I've seen on some Syncro's that there is a switch on the dash to turn the diff lock on and off. Mine is a T4 Syncro but it doesn't seem to have that switch. This has probably been explained before on here but I couldn't find it. What's the difference in T4 Syncro's with and without this...
  3. Whining/Grinding Noise From Rear Axle

    T4 Syncro Garage
    Hi. My 2001 Syncro LWB has started to produce a whining/grinding noise when driving. I cannot pinpoint the noise but mine doesn't have the knob in the cab for a diff lock so not sure if it is the diff that is causing the noise. If it were the diff is there anybody who can recondition/rebuild...
  4. Diff-lock light

    Hay lads, this light has came on and the diff is not on? any ideas, the diff still works as normal when you press the button on the dash... do you need to change the diffs oil or anything. nothing shows up on my simple diagnostic tool:* And for some reason i cant upload a photo of the light....:bhd
  5. T5 Auto Gearbox Diff Oil.

    Engine & Gearbox
    2007 T5 130 Auto. Can any one tell me if the Automatic Transmission fluid lubricates the Diff on my auto gearbox. I have changed the auto fluid and filter, 3 liters twice to flush converter, and when I asked at the VW dealer for the correct diff oil, they said there was none listed so it...