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  1. 99 Beetle manual trans only has reverse and fifth

    Transmission Talk
    My wife was driving her 99 Beetle home the other day and she had to drive it home in 5th gear because 1,2,3 and 4th kept popping out. She still has reverse. A friend and I removed the air box and played with the cable linkage. It did not seem broke or snapped but it did seem very wobbly and...
  2. I have 99 problems & they're all my car

    2.0 Liter Gas
    I have a '99 New Beetle 4 cal 2.0 Eng, manual transmission, that has been having a lot of problems lately. I've gone to a mechanic and tomorrow will be my fifth time dropping my car off at this particular shop. The issue I've been having is a rough idle among other things. The things that...
  3. The 99 Beetle Project....Difficult Diagnosis

    2.0 Liter Gas
    Ok so i just bought a project car that was not running. The owner said he bought it in an estate sale and it only ran for a day. I dont believe it however. Ok so here is what ive gathered. - Door panel was off and i believe he replaced the locking mechanism , window motor and the door panel...
  4. 99 Beetle: Aux input questions

    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...
  5. 99 beetle electricial problems

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    my girl has a 99 beetle 2.0L automatic. were having problems with the alarm where is sets itself and wont disarm until it wants to. we been doing the secret open the hatch trick to disarm it but it dont work no more. we can turn the car off and pull the key out and the hatch will pop on its own...