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  1. Car Audio
    So I have this radio that my cousin gave me. It has this display on it that says "video not available while vehicle is moving" (this message shows even when the car is parked) I was wondering if there was any way to wire it to a sensor to tell it when the car is moving and when it isn't?
  2. 2.0 Liter Gas
    Hi, all I'm trying to get the starter motor out of a 1999 2.0L new bug so I can take it to my parts place to get it tested.(State of the car is Won't Start. Other electical things (lights, wipers and friends) work fine. Battery is brand new. Turn ignition key, starter gives one (1) click and...
  3. Vehicle Classifieds
    Hi all. I have a Red, 1999 5-speed beetle for sale. Pick up only, central Florida. It has some issues that I didn't feel like fixing when a great deal came up for a new-to-me jeep. :) Just under 100K, I want to say it's 98k but I don't have her at work with me. Ruby was a great first car for...
  4. 2.0 Liter Gas
    My speedometer has been acting strange. When I turn my key to on, the airbag, mil, spoiler, asr(traction control), battery, and abs lights light up. Then the speedometer buzzes and the needles go down about 2mm then go back to normal. Then the brake, temp, oil and seat belt light up and after...
  5. 2.0 Liter Gas
    I was wondering if the banjo key fob will work in the 1999 Beetle made in 11/98, Canadian model. I just want a bit of change for a while.:)
  6. Marketplace Archives
    New to forum, let me know if I break any rules. Color is blue. Motor was overheated. Will ship items, if payment via paypal. 185,000 miles.
  7. 2.0 Liter Gas
    My girlfriend has a 1999 beetle, and the lighting behind the speedometer isn't working, but all of the turn signals / warning light are working. I've checked all fuses in the driver side door compartment, and they were all fine. I pulled the gauge cluster out and it seemed to have all led...
  8. 2.0 Liter Gas
    Noticed a leak underneath the car where the arrow is pointing in the photo. Don't know if this is coolant leaking down from a hose or if it's transmission fluid. It looks like it has water in it, so it's probably transmission fluid. If it is transmission fluid how do I stop the leak?
  9. Car Audio
    Hello, There is a thread about a similar topic, but a solid conclusion was never really arrived at, and my question is slightly different. I have a stock 99 beetle stereo in my car, with a 6 CD changer. I have been looking to add a AUX input (I know I will lose the use of my CD changer), but...
  10. New Member Forum
    Hello! I am fairly new to the forums, I originally joined because of my Dad's bug TDI, but NOW I finally got a Bug of my own! :D It's a silver 1999 GLS with the 2.0 ltr Engine, only 126k miles. I have dubbed him Wattson. He needs quite a bit of work but we got him for less than $2,000 :D Needs...
  11. Vehicle Classifieds
    I bought the first NB in October 2010 as my first car. It ran great for about 5-6 months until it overheated on my way home from school. Cant remember what was wrong with it then but we got it fixed and i drove it again about a week later and it overheated again and turns out i blew the...
  12. Transmission Talk
    My daughter just bought her first car! I am trying to teach her how to take care of it. We changed the oil and filter and put in new license plate lights. Now the car will not go into gear. I checked the adjustment on the shifter cable (will a little help from my friends in the Haynes...
  13. New Member Forum
    Hello! I'm a proud, and broke, owner of a 1999 new beetle. I have never owned a beetle, or any car other than a Toyota. My first car was a 1992 Camry my parents purchased from my band director for 3200. Well, 3 months later and an engine leaking oil so profusely that you could quite literally...
  14. Vehicle Classifieds
    Have a 1999 Volkswagen Beetle. Water pump seized causing the timing belt to strip off. This caused bent valve issues and the engine has no compression. Mileage is 76257. Title is clean and valid. 2.0 AEG Feel free to email me with any questions. [email protected] ebay listing: Volkswagen ...
  15. 2.0 Liter Gas
    1999 New Beetle named Pīlīte (the duckling). Almost 200k miles, generally runs like a top. My wife reported that the steering felt weird; and when she got home Pīlīte left a fluid trail in the driveway. Oh oh. I've got the Beetle up on jack stands in the garage now. The fluid reservoir is...
  16. Photos: New Beetles
    My '99 Beetle and My new 2008 Platnium Beetle
  17. 1.8 Liter Turbo
    This problem is referring to a '99 1.8L Turbo NB. Occasionally when starting the car, it will emit a loud squealing noise. The noise occurs maybe once every 5 starts, and aside from the horribly unpleasant noise, the car runs fine. I'm just concerned that this is a warning sign to a bigger...
  18. Technical Modifications
    So I have a 2000 1.8L NB. I was curious, before I go look at it, if a 1999 nb would be compatible as a parts vehicle for my bug. Specifically I am hoping that the front and rear clips will be interchangeable, Since my front body parts are bad a and I have a cracked rear fender... Also if this...
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