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  1. Help! Broken shift cable.

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    I need conformation before I order some parts and anyone with shift / selector cable knowledge would be a big help right now. I have a 2.0L 2000 beetle 5speed. THe forward / backward moving cable snapped. I believe this is the shift cable? Which makes the side to side cable the selector cable? I...
  2. Shifter cable end broke...fore and aft

    Transmission Talk
    I have a 98 VW New Beetle 2.0 with a 5 speed transmission. I backed out of my driveway and put it into first and my shifter handle went, for lack of a better word, limp. Any suggestions on a quick fix?
  3. Fuse box on top of battery - outrageous dealer price

    1.8 Liter Turbo
    Hey, I'm new here and wanted to share my experience with my local "stealership." (Love that term!) I took my 2000 New Beetle GLX to my local Boardwalk VW in Richardson because the cable running from the fuse box/block on top of the battery to the battery was horribly corroded at its connection...