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  1. Starter Issue...Bad Voltage..?

    1.8 Liter Turbo
    Hi friends, I have searched high and wide for something maybe even remotely close to what I have going on with my 2005 VW Beetle 1.8t convertible. I purchased it less than a month ago from a local dealer, who's been willing to help with the issues but is completely incompetent in doing anything...
  2. AOD grinding converter/starter mismatch??

    Transmission Talk
    Hello All. First off - yes I am new (@#$%&) OK now that everybody got that out of there system.... I named myself 4thBug because well we now own our 4th Bug. We had a 72, then a 74. Now we have an 01 Manual 2.0 and a 2000 Auto (arrggg) 2.0 liter. I will try to make this as short as...
  3. door lock grinding when locked

    1.8 Liter Turbo
    Whenever I try to lock my 2000 beetle with the keyfob or the buttons inside on the door i hear this loud awful grinding noise inside the door panel and my door wont lock or unlock, but when I use the key in the lock in the door and turn it, it will lock or unlock the door with no problem but I...
  4. HELP! Scraping!

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    Okay, so I'm not sure if this is the right area to post this but I need help & fast! I have speed bumps at my school and every time I go over them (straight on) there's a grinding noise. If I go over it side ways it doesn't scratch! What I'm wondering is, WHAT IS SCRATCHING? When I change...