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  1. The New Beetle Experience
    Hey guys need some advice! I was driving down the freeway in my 04’ Turbo S when I noticed my coolant temp light came on, once I pulled over, I discovered that my thermostat housing hose was ice cold. I let everything cool down and limped it back home only 15 minutes away. When I got home, I...
  2. 1.8 Liter Turbo
    Hi. I’m looking for a little help with hot, but not overheating 2004 NB 1.8T please! Background: I’ve recently replaced the water pump and timing belt after the original water pump failed and my car overheated. While doing this, I took the opportunity to flush the coolant system and...
  3. 2.0 Liter Gas
    I discovered a leak in the coolant pipe (#13) And need to replace it. They've buried this sucker under all sorts of things on the block. (grrrr) Has anyone posted a step by step for replacing it? Just like to review something like that before diving in. Thanks. Jamie
  4. 1.8 Liter Turbo
    Hello, VW Family. I have an issue with my car. It has a bad leak but I don't know where. I have an 02 VW beetle 1.8 turbo. It started smoking and the overheating sensor came on. It was coolant splashed toward the back of the hood. I can't see exactly where its coming from because its in the...
  5. 1.8 Liter Turbo
    Ok so I have a major issue. I have a 2002 vw beetle. 1.8 turbo. My radiator fan cut my radiator hose and now I have a leak. The hose right above the radiator fan ( large fan) is the upper radiator hose right ? Also of if u buy a new hose, how do I install it?
  6. 1.8 Liter Turbo
    I have a 02' VW beetle 1.8L turbo. I recently changed the radiator, the auxilliary electric water pump and tried to change both the cooling fans but ran into a problem. Both off my cooling fans were not working so I was changing them as well. However, only the smaller fan on the passenger...
  7. Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    i have a 2005 beetle 2.0 convertible automatic. 50k, recently repaired leak at the coolant temp housing. with in a week the check engine light came on, 2181, replaced the temp sensor with a vw part green top sensor, cleared faults check engine came back after a week. same faults this time with...
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