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  1. What is this sound?!

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    I have a 2000 1.8T with a little over 200,000 miles on it. Lately (the past few weeks) it's been making a really loud whining/squealing noise when I accelerate. It doesn't make the noise when the engine is cold, but it is very loud when the engine is warm or I'm going up a hill. Has anyone heard...
  2. high RPM, slow engagement

    1.8 Liter Turbo
    I'm still very new to many car issues. I have a '02 1.8T. I took her to get an oil change and tires rotated and when I got her back it takes about 5000 RPM to engage into the next gear or to even accelerate in the current gear-- RPMs jump rapidly with slight push on the gas. I've had her...
  3. Skipping/Surging

    1.8 Liter Turbo
    I have a 2000 1.8t.. Installed New plugs & Coils.. Injectors seem to be working fine.. The car has a skip at idle and acceleration. Can't seem to figure out the problem..Could low fuel pressure cause a skip. It throws a p0300 cel light.. Could it be Cat plugged up.. Please help.. Does anyone...
  4. Slow Acceleration 04 Diesel Beetle

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    I've just recently had a 2nd hand 04 beetle (Pink :> hence the name!) everything was fine until I started going on the national speed limit roads. As I'd hit about 65, the check engine light would come on and it would break for a split second then drive as normal, however after that the...
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