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  1. 1999 1.8T no idle/erratic idle

    1.8 Liter Turbo
    Not sure what the problem is video shows it all will run with throttle on, brake causes some loss of power, has trouble shifting while driving
  2. Please help!!

    New Member Forum
    Someone please help!! Daughter has a 2004 a turbo gas beetle convertible. While driving down the road the headlights may flicker, one headlight goes out then the next one? Pretty scary for anyone but especially for a 17 year old girl. The dash lights stay on, tail lights stay on but no head...
  3. Multiple Issues, Need assistance OBDII ect

    1.8 Liter Turbo
    So when driving first thing in the morning to work, about 10 miles, the car runs seemingly fine, on my way home it usually drives fine until I get almost home the it starts to spit and sputter. when I push the clutch in and let it go to idle it dies. I have to start it with my foot on the gas...
  4. Beetle Starts then dies

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    I got a 02 beetle 2.0 .that turns over but then it dies. I had some work on it in the last few months. Replaced the fans and few coolant hoses due to a leak, also the electricals on the battery box. I had to take it in a few times to get all that worked and running. Now it starts but dies and...
  5. Problem with random loss of power

    2.0 Liter Gas
    We have a 2005 VW new beetle and have recently been losing power. On rare occasion, after starting, the engine will stop running and will die. Usually, if you turn the key again, it starts and is ok. However, while driving, it will occasionally (today it happened 3x) just lose all power...
  6. Help!!!

    2.0 Liter Gas
    Ok, so I love my bug, yes everyone says they are pains and ok, kinda, but mine has been super good to me, and actually quite easy to work on... but i need some help. So tux has been doing some strange things lately. Starts and runs fine most of the time, when you put gas, it would have kinda of...
  7. 2004 NB starts then dies only 10G miles sort of involved

    1.8 Liter Turbo
    I have a 2004 NB Convertible with only 10,000 miles on it. It sits for most of the year, Oct-May. I went to start it and of course the battery is dead, each year I have to jump it. This year when I jumped it - it started and immediately died after about 2 seconds. I really didn't think it was...