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  1. 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...
  2. 2003 beetle TDI electrical question

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    Car suddenly has this problem : headlights will not come on with switch. Highbeams will work if I pull back on highbeam lever,(on steering column) and hold it back. At the same time, the heated seats, fan blower and blinkers stopped working, although the emergency flasher DO operate the...
  3. Comfort Control Module? VW Beetle 2.0 GLS

    2.0 Liter Gas
    :confused: Hi, I have a couple of questions about the comfort control module. 2 weeks ago I took the door panels off to paint the black rubberized coated (nasty looking top part of the door) and when i put it all back together the door locks and window from the driver side did not work. I took...
  4. Many problems, New Beetle

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    Hey, My girlfriend just purchased a 2001 1.8 Turbo and so far its been nothing but problems and i've only just started attempting to fix them. First, when the drivers side door is opened, the interior lights remain off. If she tries to adjust the side view mirrors they do not work...
  5. 2003 Beetle TDI Electrical Issues

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    Hello Everyone: I've looked eveywhere and no one has been able to help me. I'm hoping that someone here has found the solution to this problem. I have a 2003 VW Beetle TDI. I'm having some electrical issues with it. For some reason when you start it, the interior light stays on and there is a...
  6. I'm new and having problems

    New Member Forum
    HI Everyone, Wanted to know if anyone knew anything about electrical issues. I am having a few of them and am completely lost. Here's my problem: 1) Headlights work on high beams but on low beams my passenger side light goes out. 2) Brake lights work without brake pressed but as soon as I step...
  7. 99 beetle electricial problems

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    my girl has a 99 beetle 2.0L automatic. were having problems with the alarm where is sets itself and wont disarm until it wants to. we been doing the secret open the hatch trick to disarm it but it dont work no more. we can turn the car off and pull the key out and the hatch will pop on its own...
  8. Fan switches and fuses going haywire, help!!

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    Hi, I have a 98 new beetle. A few days ago my Heater A/C switch wouldn't turn, now it turns but the fan is stuck on low all the time. I have a new switch and am installing it, but my car overheated yesterday. I figured out my radiator fan fuse was blown (on top of the battery) and replaced...