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  1. No Coolant Fans - No A/C Compressor

    2.0 Liter Gas
    Hi, My girlfriend has a 2003 Beetle with the 2.0L and its recently started having a problem where the coolant fans will not kick on. if the car sits at idle or is driven in stop and go traffic it typically begins to overheat (blinking red temp light and boiling coolant). whoever previously...
  2. What is causing this noise/loss of power?

    1.8 Liter Turbo
    SEE VIDEO: I have taken my beetle to several mechanics and none of them have been able to diagnose this. I'm assuming it's because they don't know enough about this engine, so I'm hoping someone on the forum can help me out. I was recommended to replace the diverter valve (which I did) but it...
  3. Rear emblem/door hatch

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    Hey, I just recently got my hands on a 2002 Turbo S with 75,000 miles, which had the rear emblem/ trunk latch stolen, and I just can't find one for sale anywhere online. Does anyone know the specific name of this thing and where I can find one online? Thanks
  4. Blue 2001 1.8t

    Photos: New Beetles
    01 glx 1.8t ✖2001 GLX 1.8T: ✖ENG: ✔ 1.8L Turbo inline four ✔ 5 speed Manual Transmission ✖EXT: ✔ Batick Blue ✔ JDM Buddy Wing ✖INT: ✔ Black Leather ✖SUSP/WHL: ✔ 16" Key West rims ✖ELEC: ✔ Alpine cd9….. Head unit ✔ pioneer 12" subwoofer in sealed box ✖PREFORMANCE: ✖FUTURE...
  5. Pink 2001 1.8T new beetle-NEEDS ENGINE! :(

    Vehicle Classifieds
    Sellin my poor beetle. Broke a piston. :( located in Southern California. PINK 2001 VW New Beetle 1.8 Turbo 5 speed NEEDS ENGINE
  6. ASR Light comes on at approx. 5000 rpm

    1.8 Liter Turbo
    As the title says... Just can't figure this one out. Finally got the vac leaks taken care of, but this one just won't go away. Any ideas? I scanned for codes already with the VAG COM (free version) and got none. the light comes on at around 5000 rpm and will not go back off until I shut off...
  7. My NB turns itself on...

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    Yes sounds crazy, but i dont have one of those turn on beepers systems or anything like that, any ideas??
  8. Battery dying?

    1.8 Liter Turbo
    So my NB has been acting up for months (even if it isn't mine, it's my brothers but he doesn't know how to take care of anything) I finally ran the car with the MAF unplugged and found out I have a faulty MAF and is causing A LOT of hesitation. Anyways, when I run it with the MAF unplugged it...
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