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  1. HELP! 5spd balance weight teeth stripped! Won't pop out of reverse!

    Transmission Talk
    Hey everyone, I got a big problem at hand and any advice would help a lot. Recently, the plastic carrier (part #1J0-711-256) broke on my girlfriend's 99 NB 5 speed and so I got a new one from the dealer for $40 bucks! -_- It was easy enough replacing it but when I did the car would be stuck in...
  2. New here! Having gear adjustment issues on 99 5spd!!

    New Member Forum
    Hi everyone, my name's Lee and I'm a VW noob :D I've worked on older import cars but nothing with a hydraulic clutch and now I think I have a big problem on my hands. I'm working on my gf's 99 NB 5sp I can't seem to readjust the gear selector cable. The carrier for the gear selector cable...
  3. Rattling Noise with clutch engaged and gas released

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    Hi everyone, I'm having an issue with my bug and I can't pinpoint the cause. :confused: Please help... - There is a rattling noise whenever I'm in 2nd or higher gear, with the clutch fully engaged and I'm not pressing on the gas pedal - The noise almost disappears if I depress the clutch or...