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  1. HELP with my 06 2.5L; Cooling Fan Assembly

    2.5 Liter Gas
    I need to replace my fan assembly on my 2006 Beetle 2.5L 5cyl automatic. I tested it with jumper wires, the fan is no good. It won't even spin freely. And as far as I can see, this part is retailing at $350-400+!!! My questions for y'all is, is this part compatible with other 2.5L model years? I...
  2. 2.0 runs with the blue light on.

    2.0 Liter Gas
    i have a 99 2.0 5 speed with 68000 miles just replaced the t-stat with a factory replacment and had a shop replace the timing belt and water pump. the only way i can get the blue light of is accelerate as fast as the car will go. wen i get to about 40 to 50 in 3 gear the light will go out and...
  3. 2001 Sport Temp sensor.

    2.0 Liter Gas
    So, June of 2012 I was driving during the summer on with my AC blowing and my car started to make a stuttering sound at idle and dropped down to around 600 RPMs. I took it to the shop and all they did was replace my timing belt and the engine temp sensor. I got it back and it did the same thing...
  4. Low temp cooling fan problem

    2.0 Liter Gas
    I have a situation with my cooling system. Both fans come on when straight wired, and when I jump the fan thermo switch on the radiator the high speed fan setting works properly. When I jump the other wire nothing comes on. I am replacing the thermo fan switch and need to know what else could...
  5. A/C troubleshoot?

    2.0 Liter Gas
    I have a 2000 2.0 (engine code AEG) with 160k. Bought it last year and the passenger side cooling fan was broken. The AC would only kick in when driving above 30mph or so, or when the engine was revved above 3000rpm. I assumed it was because of the broken cooling fan. I didn't get around to...
  6. timing belt alignment on pulleys

    2.0 Liter Gas
    After replacing the timing belt, water pump, I discovered that the belt was too tight. Removed the top cover and readjusted the belt.. That seems good now. Issue: the belt seems to be running on the outside edge of the pulleys, like not centered... I adjusted the belt tension, and moved the...
  7. Overheat light comes on when car starts cold

    1.8 Liter Turbo
    Hey everyone- my overheat light has been coming on occasionally when i start the car, and only when the car is cold. it seems to happen more often when the car is parked on an incline. usually if i turn the car off and start it again , the problem goes away. does anyone have any idea what...
  8. AC Problem

    2.0 Liter Gas
    A couple of days ago I noticed that when the AC is on #1-3 I can feel cold air, but blowing really low. I switch it to #4 and the AC button no longer lights up and I don't get any cool air, just air flow. Both fans run on #1-3 but stop when I switch to #4. Any suggestions? 7/25/10 Tore...
  9. Radiator Help !!!

    1.9 Liter TDI
    I need to replace the radiator in my 01 beetle. Do I have to remove the front bumper/nose ? Any advise ? Also none of my windows work, sunroof does not work either... I looked at the fuses , so far found none burned out. Any hints or advise will be greatly appreciated. Thank you.
  10. Fan causes car to shake?

    1.8 Liter Turbo
    I have noticed that when the fans come on due to heat or when I turn on the A/C the car shakes noticeably and I can also hear them running pretty hard. I can also smell a bit of Anti Freeze after parking the car after I have driven the car around town. I have never had a car do this so I...
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