I recently purchased a 2009 2.5, 157,000 miles and and the check engine light was on. The code that came back as a valve cover gasket leak. While inspecting the vehicle i noticed an oil leak from the vacuum pump seal as well. So i pulled the car into the garage and replaced the valve cover...
My VW have a short in the ground for cylinder 4 wiring. It’s throwing code P1228 which is “Injector circuit cylinder 4 short to ground”.
The injectors are fine.
The spark plugs are fine.
The fuses, visible wiring, etc etc is all fine.
I narrowed it down a bit but I don’t know how find out...
2001 - 197,000
Recently replaced (within the last 2 years)
Fuel/Emissions Purge Valve
About two years ago we had a problem with the engine briefly dying on the...
Hoping you can point me in the right direction...68,000km on the car.
My beetle has been in the vw dealer for well over a week. My CEL came on, and misfires.
1) Coil pack replaced
2) new spark plugs
Dealer disconnected the oxygen sensor, and it ran fine. They ordered one in, now...
Here is the story. 2005 beetle conv. 2.0 gas, 46k. All original except for tires. The bug sat for a few months. The wife started it and headed for fuel on a rainy day and car ran fine. After fueling the car ran poorly backfiring and misfiring as she returned home. I originally thought that she...
2003 Beetle 2.0L
I am having a very upsetting experience with my Beetle — it is randomly and intermittently misfiring and nobody can figure out why.
The problem started about 2 months ago; i was just driving along, maybe 35 mph, and suddenly the engine sort of surged and...
I had an issue with Beauty this morning.
Drove her about ten miles and had to slow down in traffic. When she got moving again, the engine started skipping and running rough. The check engine light started flashing and the I think she went into limp mode because she would...
Hi new beetle team,
I bought last month ago a 2000 VW 2.0L beetle, before I bought it the first owner told me that nobody was able to start the car and was already 9 years that it was staying in the owners garage. They was unable the determine why the car doesn't turn on, so I bought it and took...
Hey all so I had multiple cylinders misfiring a week ago. I found the vacuum hose cracked that runs from the side of intake manifold to the fuel pressure regulator. I replaced it and after driving it about 10 miles the MIL turned off and the car ran fine. A week passed with car running perfectly...
I have replaced the plugs and wires. Still having misfire problem. Pulled the following codes using Vag-Com 409
VAG-COM Version: Release 409.1-US
Control Module Part Number: 06A 906 018 JE
Component and/or Version: MOTRONIC M5.9.2 HS V01
Software Coding: 00000
My wife has a 2002 New Beetle with the 2.0L 4Cyl (AZG). It has an automatic transmission, 136,000 miles. Last year it received a new water pump and timing belt.About a month ago the check engine light started staying on, but now after driving for about forty minutes in clear weather, the check...
I have just replaced a busted radiator on a 2000 Beetle 2.0L. The repair went smoothly... so I thought. About 20min into a test drive, I got the check engine light and a loss of power. It seems like it is in some type of safety mode. I have not run any diagnostics to find out any codes. Any ideas?
Please someone give me some advice! My '99 NB has 117,000 miles on it. It suddenly had a little engine "shudder" only at idle, CEL comes on. I drove to mechanic. He scanned it and got P0302. He said he couldn't find anything wrong with cyl 2. He suggests new spark plug wires. He puts...
Always wanted a beetle now I finally have one. Think I got a lemon through.
We keep having odd problems lately with this car. Was having stubbing bucking loss of power issues. Car would pop and misfire. Seemed like it was a fuel or air issue. Usually happen when first starting car rpms...
I was getting sporadic misfires, but not that bad, on the second cylinder (see http://newbeetle.org/forums/questions-issues-concerns-problems-new-beetle/45887-got-flashing-mil-while-accelerating-uphill-following-slowdown.html#post696947) . I decided that it was about the time to change spark...
We just bought a 2003 1.8 turbo on Saturday - from private party. Car ran great, love it.:) On Sunday it started to misfire and check engine light came on. Codes said misfire on cylinders 1 & 2. We took it to the dealer and found that it was covered by a recall - great.
After the new ignition...
I got vw nb 2003 turbo S 109k miles 6sp .
I got new Autolite-Xp-Iridium/Spark Plugs today and installed it. When I removed the coil packs id did not drop them. Right after I started to drive and engine check light started to flash and car drives like misfires.
it had misfire on 2 and 4 and...
I hate that my first post is about a problem with my beetle, but unfortunately it is...
My '02 2.0 Beetle is having issues. I drive 114 miles round trip everyday for work. About 20-30 miles into my drive, my beetle will sputter and the check engine light will start to flash. It will continue...
Hello I am getting 5 error codes P0135,P0134,P0303,P0302,P0301. I have replaced the O2 sensor checked the vacuum lines and added fuel injector cleaner. but when I first start it up it idles rough and acts like it's going to die. The same thing happens when I turn on the A/C unless it's in gear...
2000 beetle auto with 145k miles.
New parts as listed--
Battery -3 months
Alternator -2 weeks
Ignition Coil -1 day
Spark plugs -1 day
Spark plug wires -1 day
Air filter2 weeks -2 weeks
Oil/ Oil Filter -1 week
Cataytic converter -1 day
Code p0301 p0303
Missfire cylinder 1 and 3.