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by IWRA
Sat Dec 12, 2020 10:07 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: hello, looking to buy a Tcross
Replies: 8
Views: 580

Re: hello, looking to buy a Tcross

I traded my CX3 in for a T-Cross, you won't regret it if you do.
by IWRA
Sun Nov 29, 2020 3:56 pm
Forum: Main Volkswagen T-Cross chat
Topic: Disable start-stop.
Replies: 32
Views: 3147

Re: Disable start-stop.

Discussion of this issue is getting nowhere; if you disable the stop start, I imagine that in some way you are potentially voiding warranty. Tampering with the system may well lead to knock on problems in the electrical system including the battery. We all knew when you purchase a modern vehicle th...
by IWRA
Fri Nov 13, 2020 2:37 pm
Forum: Main Volkswagen T-Cross chat
Topic: Aerial
Replies: 12
Views: 1102

Re: Aerial

It unscrews but is at a fixed angle. I unscrewed mine when carrying something on the roof. The radio reception did not suffer at the time as as a result.
by IWRA
Wed Oct 28, 2020 5:02 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Engine cutting out at low speed
Replies: 41
Views: 19940

Re: Engine cutting out at low speed

I reported the issue to Honest John today and got the following prompt response. Unfortunately, it's very difficult to get a manufacturer to do anything if they don't admit there is an issue. For example, we get dozens of complaints about hesitation from the 1.5-litre engine in VW and Skoda vehicles...
by IWRA
Wed Oct 28, 2020 3:58 pm
Forum: Main Volkswagen T-Cross chat
Topic: Disable start-stop.
Replies: 32
Views: 3147

Re: Disable start-stop.

Complain to VW and the dealer and anyone else in the motoring press who will listen in order to get it resolved/changed
by IWRA
Mon Oct 26, 2020 8:12 am
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Engine cutting out at low speed
Replies: 41
Views: 19940

Re: Engine cutting out at low speed

No, it's a programming issue. It is dangerous. Keep complaining to VW and their dealers, they may do something about it one day!
by IWRA
Wed Oct 21, 2020 7:18 pm
Forum: Main Volkswagen T-Cross chat
Topic: Space saver wheel for T Cross R line - best price?
Replies: 21
Views: 2011

Re: Space saver wheel for T Cross R line - best price?

Well spotted, too good to be true
by IWRA
Wed Oct 21, 2020 6:54 am
Forum: Main Volkswagen T-Cross chat
Topic: Space saver wheel for T Cross R line - best price?
Replies: 21
Views: 2011

Re: Space saver wheel for T Cross R line - best price?

It can't be that old. Used but unlikely to have been used on the road. https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/VW-T-CROSS-SEAT-ARONA-SKODA-KAMIQ-18-space-saver-SPARE-WHEEL-125-70-18R/133547697462?_trkparms=aid%3D111001%26algo%3DREC.SEED%26ao%3D1%26asc%3D20160908105057%26meid%3D12d4f42216c54bcf99d59f2d24df1fa2%26...
by IWRA
Tue Oct 20, 2020 11:04 am
Forum: Main Volkswagen T-Cross chat
Topic: Space saver wheel for T Cross R line - best price?
Replies: 21
Views: 2011

Re: Space saver wheel for T Cross R line - best price?

You can do a lot better on eBay even if you have to buy the tool kit separately. There is currently a wheel and tyre advertised for £80.
by IWRA
Thu Oct 15, 2020 8:21 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Engine cutting out at low speed
Replies: 41
Views: 19940

Re: Engine cutting out at low speed

Yes it is low torque with quite a gap between first and second gear. I firmly believe that this is due to the way the stop start system programme is written and can be resolved by a software upgrade.