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  1. Turbo 'blip' car wouldn't go over 1.5 bar on gauge?! Any ideas?

    Questions, Issues or Problems with 2012+ Beetle
    Oh really? I'll check that out. 8 months of problems with no resolution is getting a bit ridiculous. I've done my research and it seems a lot oeople have experienced problems with the 1.4tsi engine but vw seem to be 'unaware' of this issue.
  2. Turbo 'blip' car wouldn't go over 1.5 bar on gauge?! Any ideas?

    Questions, Issues or Problems with 2012+ Beetle
    Update. Car is once again back in with problems getting worse. They have had it a week before and have replicated the problem I have so they know what it's like. But now it's in again they want to replicate it again? If they know what it's like when it happens why do they need to do it...
  3. Turbo 'blip' car wouldn't go over 1.5 bar on gauge?! Any ideas?

    Questions, Issues or Problems with 2012+ Beetle
    Thanks for your help. I'll check them out this morning. And I've send at email to Volkswagen I'll check whether another needs doing for customer care. Thanks again. I'll keep you updated.
  4. Turbo 'blip' car wouldn't go over 1.5 bar on gauge?! Any ideas?

    Questions, Issues or Problems with 2012+ Beetle
    BACK TO SQUARE ONE EVERYBODY.... so my warranty ran out on the 20th dec and after fitting a new fuel filter had driven lovely until we got a couple of weekends into january and it started again. the car has been in again for a whole week while i've been away and once again they have nothing to...
  5. Turbo 'blip' car wouldn't go over 1.5 bar on gauge?! Any ideas?

    Questions, Issues or Problems with 2012+ Beetle
    Car is now in at another vw dealership. But after a voicemail saying they can't find anything either I'm starting to lose hope and warranty runs out next month...
  6. Turbo 'blip' car wouldn't go over 1.5 bar on gauge?! Any ideas?

    Questions, Issues or Problems with 2012+ Beetle
    Thank you for your advice and support! It really is very helpful. People have mentioned a number of things which have been replaced in order to solve the problem, they range from piston in 3rd cylinder being damaged which apparently is common in the 1.4 tsi. Could be compressor clutch magnetic...
  7. Turbo 'blip' car wouldn't go over 1.5 bar on gauge?! Any ideas?

    Questions, Issues or Problems with 2012+ Beetle
    Sorry I've not been back on. Been in to vw 2 more times and no better off. They've told me there's nothing they can do unless they actually experience it which is very unlikely because 1 they don't drive it everyday and 2) it's an 'intermittent fault' which is what I have explained to them...
  8. Turbo 'blip' car wouldn't go over 1.5 bar on gauge?! Any ideas?

    Questions, Issues or Problems with 2012+ Beetle
    I'm. It quite sure sorry. Not massively well educated on engines. But basically was going to overtake ad turbo would only go round half way on my interior gauge and would not go any faster so the car felt slow. Then went back to normal after a few minutes. Since then when on full throttle the...
  9. Turbo 'blip' car wouldn't go over 1.5 bar on gauge?! Any ideas?

    Questions, Issues or Problems with 2012+ Beetle
    Went to be looked at yesterday by a vw dealership. They couldn't find any faults. But since the last problems when driving full throttle the gauge will shop the turbo losing power without me moving my foot. So I said there is clearly something not right. It's going back in today. Thanks for...
  10. Turbo 'blip' car wouldn't go over 1.5 bar on gauge?! Any ideas?

    Questions, Issues or Problems with 2012+ Beetle
    Thank you ;) do you think there is a problem then and not a 1 off thing? Don't know muc about turbos.
  11. Turbo 'blip' car wouldn't go over 1.5 bar on gauge?! Any ideas?

    Questions, Issues or Problems with 2012+ Beetle
    Just wanted to know if anyone had any ideas on what's going on with my car (1.4tsi) 2013 new beetle sport. Driving along today went to overtake dropped down to 4th and car just didn't seem to pull as normal. Looked at my turbo gauge and my turbo wouldn't go over 1.5 bar in any gear. Lasted...
  12. Led headlights on the new beetle

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    I'm looking at buying the new shape beetle a 13 plate and used to have a 2000 beetle. Does anyone know which of the new beetle has the led running lights? Any help would be fab. Thank you
  13. FS: 98 silver beetle parts. FL

    Vehicle Classifieds
    do you have a white/ blue euro style swivel badge by any chance?
  14. Wanted-New beetle Boot swivel Badge

    Vehicle Classifieds
    same! I live in Lincolnshire and also want one for my 2000 beetle :( cannot find them anywhere!
  15. WANTED rear swivel emblem! new or good condition.

    Vehicle Classifieds
    Hello from the UK! I am looking for a white and blue swivel emblem for my 2000 beetle :( I have looked everywhere but cannot seem to find them anywhere! if anyone could help I'd be very grateful! thanks :)
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