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  1. 2005 GLS 2.0L Lag then hard shift on lower gears

    Transmission Talk
    I just purchased a VW Beetle GLS 2.0L last week and it seems that the transmission may have some sticking solenoids in the valve body. There's a lag followed by a sudden kick into gear that only happens when shifting in the lower gears (1-3). It also hard shifts at times when the automatic...
  2. Mirror Issue

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    Hello, This is my first post on here so if it's in the wrong forum I apologize. I'm not quite sure what happened but I woke up this morning and my mirror was just dangling. The turn signal and defroster still work on it so I didn't know if I needed to buy the whole assembly or if I could get...
  3. 2005 Convertible

    New Member Forum
    Hi All, I had my back windows fixed at the dealership and now the front windows are acting up. The driver window squeeeecks and the passenger side rattles over every bump. Anyone have this problem? Thanks :cry:
  4. 2005 VW Beetle Drivers window issue

    New Beetle Convertible
    I once saw on here a way to program the windows on the convertible using the key in the door and the key fob. This is our issue-The drivers window does not go down when opening or closing the door as it should drop like the one inch or so. It does do this when I unlock the car using the fob but...
  5. 2005 VW Beetle 2.0 / Convertible wont start please help

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    Purchased a 2005 VW Beetle 2.0 / Convertible on Tuesday. Took it to the our mechanic on Wednesday to schedule to have routine timing belt replaced and other maintenance done to it. We also had him look to see what the small rattle was we were hearing from the drivers side thinking a bracket or...
  6. Ignition Lock Cylinder

    1.8 Liter Turbo
    Does anyone have the procedures on how to remove the ignition lock cylinder on a 2005 VW Beetle (1.8L Turbo)? when I put the key in the ignition and turn, the key continues to turn in a complete circle. Sound like the ignition lock cylinder? got any ideas...Please post your ideas/information...
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