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  1. P0725, P1780, P1850 out of no where 2001 1.8t?

    1.8 Liter Turbo
    So this all started Monday, I took my car for inspection and one the way there the CEL came on and I get a code for my o2 sensor often and the car wasn’t acting up, it was running really well actually, so I ignored it. I got it to the garage and they inspected it. They pulled it down from the...
  2. Electrical system may be draining battery?

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    I've owned my 2007 VW NewBeetle since about 2010, and while she is my pride and joy, she is a royal pain in the ass. For as long as I can remember, there has been evidence of electrical issues, although they seemed minor. I hit a bump and a blinker or headlamp goes out, hit another bump the...
  3. lift hatch issue

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    So I had the usual ignition switch problem. Put a new switch in and replaced the wire back to where I think the resistance was causing the heat. So now everything is working kind of, now when I reach about 15 MPH the rear hatch unlocks. Doors lock at about 10 MPH but why would the rear hatch...
  4. NewBeetle, '05

    New Member Forum
    Hi! So glad to have found this site. Already having electrical issues, no idea where to start. 2005 GLS Convertible Bug, 108,000m
  5. Brake alarm and warning lights

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    I have had my 2007 convertible serviced 2 times in the last 3 weeks (and spent almost 1,300) and this is happening now. When I start the car the red brake light flashes and beeps and all these lights come on. Help? Thank you :cry:
  6. No Electrical Power - 2001 1.8 turbo

    New Member Forum
    Hi everyone! I am looking to buy a 2001 1.8 turbo but it has an electrical issue. The story of the vehicle from the seller goes something like this: The car had an electrical issue and the fuse panel above the battery was replaced. Then after driving another day, the seller said it died...
  7. Please help! Over heating mess!

    New Member Forum
    Okay so I have a 99 new beetle it's a 2.0 gls. I bought this car in February and it ran fine. In April my radiator busted because my car overheated, I had that replaced and now my fans won't come on and I've replaced the coolant thermostat sensor, and the fan relay switch, the fan relay sensor...
  8. Windows and locks not working

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    Went to drive to work this morning and my windows aren't working. Tried to lock the doors upon arriving to work and the locks don't work either. The trunk and gas flap switches on the driver's side door still work; the passenger side window and lock switches don't work either. I don't think...
  9. I don't even know where to start.

    2.0 Liter Gas
    2002, AZG engine, 138K miles, new battery fuse panel, new battery, new alternator, No luck. First off, the car will start fine, then die sporadically (no lights, no power whatsoever). After the car dies, the car wont turn over; however, if I leave the key in the "on" position for a few seconds...
  10. 2000 beetle nightmare.... please help

    1.8 Liter Turbo
    Hi im new to this forum and in need of some serious help.. My girlfriend has a 2000 beetle and its been nothing but problems for the last 3 months.. We had to have the transmission replaced about a month ago and now the car is throwing nothing but codes nonstop.. the codes we get are P0730...
  11. sunroof not opening

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    my sunroof has never been able to open using the dial near the roof and i'm wondering whether this is a fuse situation or something to do with wiring. I can however open it manually using an allan key - obvs i cant do this while driving :( many thanks x
  12. Electrical Issues...

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    For a few days days now I've been having several electrical issues. When my lights are on they will flicker. Not my outside lights but just the inside. Also sometimes the windows won't work when the car is on but if i turn off and leave key in it will work. Same with sunroof except it won't...