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  1. EPC, ABS, BRAKE, all on with annoying sound while driving

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    Hi! Just bought a 2000 Beetle GLX 1.8T. The ABS, EPC, BRAKE are all on when the car starts up, and theres a loud annoying sound when the car is moving. I checked the fuse for ABS and it was not burnt or blown. Any idea on what to do :( Also, AC is not working, and when the car starts you can...
  2. New Owner with headaches... lol

    New Member Forum
    Good Morning and Thanks for accepting me to this site! I bought a 2000 VW New Beetle 2 months ago and I noticed that the dash boards lights aren't coming on. It was a no big deal since I drive during the day and not at night, but now I'm in need of the dash lights and I can't figure out whats...
  3. low beam headlights won't turn off

    2.0 Liter Gas
    Hi there... I've searched in this group but I can't find someone with a similar problem: My low beam headlights (not daylight running lights) won't turn off while driving. As soon I turn the engine on the headlights lit up even in the switch "O" position. They do turn off when I shut down the...
  4. Daytime Running Lights out on one Side

    2.0 Liter Gas
    Hi, thanks for any help anyone can provide on this, I've done some searching around and only found one thread on this question, but it didn't have any replies. So I took my car to the garage to patch up a fender bender on the passenger side. When I got it back, the lowbeam, side light and tail...
  5. New Beetle Regional Differences

    Styling Modifications
    Hey, it's me. I've been doing some research lately into the differences between the main three markets for the Beetle, Japan, Europe and America. This is based off a standard 2.0l gas motor. In Europe, The emblems are blue and white versus black and white. There are two different color lights...
  6. My lights won't work.

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    I bought a 2002 New Beetle GLS. The previous owner had installed Xenon LED lights everywhere, however when I turn my car on the headlights flicker and then makes a shorting sound like "zzzz" and then the lights don't work? And ideas what the problem could be?
  7. time/mpg dim light.inaccurate

    2.5 Liter Gas
    The overhead displays are too dim to read and dash rheo doesn't help. Additionally the mpg gage is entirely inaccurate. any solutions for these? BTW I enlightened the speedo/tach (for german thats a large faiure), and gas gage displays with a $10 line of fine led's but still I don't think the...
  8. Newbee. . . tle

    New Member Forum
    Hi there, new to the forum. I have a 2000 new beetle which has 191,000 miles on it. Getting home with the daylight savings, meaning in the dark, really sucks. Is there a recommended mod either for the front bumper or top of bug that I can mount some rally lights to illuminate my evening drives...
  9. I'm new here and I need help!

    New Member Forum
    Not sure if this is where I even post. I have no clue what I'm doing... But ANYWAYS! For the past few months the brake light in my Beetle will randomly start incessantly beeping. Like, it is horrible. It flashes and beeps (extremely loud) 3 times, sometimes this happens up to 16 different...
  10. Passenger headlights out - 1999 beetle

    1.9 Liter TDI
    I have a 1999 diesel beetle, and my passenger headlights are out, both high and low beams. I checked the bulbs and they are obviously no good, but I also checked to see if there was any electricity making it to the bulbs, but I didn't get any reading. I was told it could be a problem at the...
  11. Footwell Lights

    Styling Modifications
    So I am considering making my first mod to my 06 NBC. As you can assume from the title, I want to put yellow LED footwell lights on the driver and passenger side of my car. I've seen a few pictures of people that installed these lights and they look pretty cool in my opinion. Anyway, not 100%...
  12. Front Directional Pieces

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    So I just went to Waterfest and got the two front directional lights because one of mine was cracked. Can anyone give me step directions on how to remove the ones that are currently in the car? Thank you!
  13. Clear Corners and Others!

    Marketplace Archives
    Hey all! Remember me?! :) I'm moving and have been cleaning out my garage. I found a brand new set of front clear corners I'd like to sell. They've been in a plastic bag since I've had them and were never used. The only thing they don't have is the little plastic square that covers the...
  14. Use Fog Lights As DRL

    Styling Modifications
    I tried searching for this on previous threads & I'm sorry but I just can't find anything, so if this has already been discussed hurl a link my way :goodjob: I have a 2000 Beetle so it was super easy to disable my DRL, but now I want to use my fog lights as my DRL's I know this might sound...
  15. 05 beetle right headlight not working. help!!!

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    right headlight out. went to vw and they said xenon control module was bad. changed module light worked for 10 minutes module burnt out again. does anybody have any idea why? dont want to put another module in just to burn up again
  16. 2012 Beetle LED Headlights

    Styling Modifications
    Anyone know if the headlights on the new 2012 Beetle with the daytime running LEDs will fit the older 2001 models? They look pretty sharp and would love to have these put on ours.
  17. Chimes not working

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    I have a 2000 Beetle GLS. I have had an issue with the chimes for everything not working.. I dont get any chimes when the key is still in the ignition after the engine is turned off and the door is opened, when any of the lights on the dash come on such as the "low-fuel" light or "check engine"...
  18. Battery Light - Others Flashing

    1.8 Liter Turbo
    This will be vague, I apologize ahead of time. My wife just called me. She has a 20 mile commute to work in the mornings and was pulled over nervous about her Beetle. She said two lights flashed at her, twice, then went away, and her battery light came on. Her battery light remained on, but...
  19. How to install side repeater lights

    Technical Modifications
    Ok, so you want to install side repeater lights, this is not to difficult a task, just have to drill a couple holes and run some wires. Simple stuff right, well if your like me, no matter what, drilling a hole in the side of my car is not the easiest thing to do… Here we go. Items that I used...
  20. How To: Fog Light install with Euro Switch & Grill with resources

    Technical Modifications
    How To: Fog Light install with Euro Switch Based on my 1998 1.9L TDI Beetle Parts List: Euro Switch Fog Lights Front Fog Grill, Valence, & Trim (3 pcs Total) Relay (for fogs) Red, Blue or what ever color wiring, (Black, Red) Black for ground (-) Red for Positive (+) 6 male & 10 female crimp...