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  1. 2000 Beetle. Both doors won't unlock, had to crawl thru rear

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    It started with the passenger door a month ago, it will only unlock from the inside handle/door latch. Regardless of if it's unlocked with switch or key in driver's door. But after it has been opened from the inside handle, the outside latch will work fine and open the door when closed. Now it...
  2. Door latch / window lower adjustment

    New Beetle Convertible
    I have a 2005 GLS NBC. The passenger window sometimes goes down 1" when you open the door and sometimes it doesn't. I have tried without success to adjust it by somewhat random changes in the cable that goes to the door handle that actuates the mechanism. Does anyone have an adjustment...
  3. 2003 Beetle Door Is Opening When It is Locked

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    Hi all, I am having an issue with my driver's side door lock module. I just replaced the door lock module on my 2003 Beetle because the latch was broken. After I put in the new lock module everything seemed to work fine. However, after I put my door back together, I noticed my door opens from...
  4. Hello from Cincinnati/Dayton Area

    New Member Forum
    I am new to newbeetle.org joining only after purchasing a 2004 GLS 1.8T convertible for my 16 year old daughter to drive. I have had several air cooled VWs but this is the first new beetle. The 1.8 Turbo model is pretty impressive when compared to the old 36hp models. I searched the...
  5. Passenger door is stuck. Please help!

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    The door will not release using either the outside or inside door handle. The locks and power windows work just fine, so we think the problem is in the linkage assembly somewhere. It's a '98. Anyone have any idea how we can release the door without having to destroy the panel? A diagram would...
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