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  1. Help! Auxillary jack fell behind dash! How to retrieve?

    Car Audio
    I have checked with the dealer and they want to charge a fortune. This is my daughter's car and she doen't have that kind of money. Any ideas from you NB Gurus? I would really appreciate it!:confused::confused:
  2. Jack placement question inside.

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    So...um.....where do I put this: ...under this: ...so I don't do THIS: again?
  3. How do you put your bug on four jack stands ??

    2.0 Liter Gas
    Just as the title says, looking to see how you put your car up on four jack stands... I normally work off ramps,but if I could put it on jack stands that would be helpful
  4. Jack Placement Using Floor Jack

    2.0 Liter Gas
    I need to jack up my 2003 NB and place it on jack stands do brake work. I want to use my floor jack instead of the factory jack. Where can I place it so I don't damage the car? The factory jack has the slot that goes over the weld seam, seems if I put the floor jack at that point it would...
  5. jacking points beetle 2001

    Paint and Body
    hi im haveing my alloys refurbed next week so i need to get the four wheels off the car for a few days i have axle stands and trolley jacks where is the best places to position these thanks
  6. Using a floor jack and stands on a NB

    2.0 Liter Gas
    Can someone help me with the how to use a floor jack and jack stands on a 98 New Beetle. I really can't afford to do any damage to the car or myself. The lift points for a floor jack seem to be a mystery to my auto books as well as myself. My problem is the only point I know of is where the...
  7. Show me your jack pads please

    2.0 Liter Gas
    Can someone please post a pic of the homemade jack pads they have created. I see a guy was making some about two years ago that seemed popular. There is the hokey Puck method. . .some involving 1 or 2 pucks. There is wood. there are the store bought ones. I am having problems seeing...
  8. Getting it in the air for an oil change-Jack or Ramps

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    OK, boys and girls, how do you get your New Beetle up in the air for an oil change? Do you use ramps or jacks and jack stands? If you use jack stands, is there a site/posting that shows the points to put them? Thanks in advance.
  9. Best place to jack New Beetle up for Jack Points

    1.9 Liter TDI
    I want to use my better floor jack to swap tires rather than the little flimsy emergency jack provided by VW. Where is the safest and best place to place the jack under so I can jack up the New Beetle and swap tires? Thanks tj
  10. help me work under my car for the first time...

    Technical Modifications
    ok so week after next, it's my spring break and i plan to complete a number of mods that involve jacking my car up, the biggest of which is removing the fender liner and ripping off that darned snowbox. also, replacing a fog light. basically, i don't wanna be working and tugging on things while...
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