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  1. New Beetle Purchase - Things to look for?

    New Member Forum
    Hi all and thanks in advance for any help! New to the VW Beetle and looking forward to learning about them.
  2. Chicago Girl... Not a bug owner ... YET!

    New Member Forum
    Hello! I just joined! I'm here because I love Volkswagens. I've owned a 85 Jetta, 88Cabriolet, 93 Cabriolet Collectors Edition and a 2002 Cabrio. I have found a 2004 Turbo Beetle convertible with just under 80,000 for the same price it will cost to fix my 02. Nervous to buy someone else's...
  3. 2006 and Newer - Rear Hatch Privacy Covers

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    Hi all, My wife and I just bought a 2006 New Beetle hatchback. It's missing the privacy cover for the rear hatch and every used hatch cover I saw on eBay said they were compatible with 1998-2005 models. I know there were some minor cosmetic changes in the 2006 model year to the bumper/tail...
  4. Hello from a 2012 NB Owner!

    New Member Forum
    Hello everyone! I just bought a 2012 beetle over the weekend. I'm new to beetles and new to the forum so I just wanted to say hello! Anyone else pick up the NB yet? Post pics of your new rides! Hope to see you around :)
  5. warranty on new beetle?

    New Member Forum
    How long is the warranty for new beetles? is there a standard amount of time/mileage or does the dealer determine that? Thank you, I should get my new beetle Monday and am trying to figure out what my options are. Also is it worth getting on extended warranty? I read a lot of bad things on...
  6. Possibly guetting a new beetle Monday have some questions!!

    New Member Forum
    I have been looking around for new beetles everywhere to get the best price. I decided to get a white new beetle and it should be waiting for me on Monday. I have some general questions... I don't know about engines so is 2.5 engine a good one? I live in MN so I will have a lot of snow in the...
  7. Newbie NB owner

    New Member Forum
    Hello all. I've been reading on these forums for a few weeks and decided to finally join. I've had Nightmare (a black 99 2.0 with 98k on the odo) for about a year now. So far I've been just happily commuting in her but lately I've been getting that itch. Before I get started though, I need to...
  8. Poor Gas Mileage

    2.0 Liter Gas
    Hello all, I'm a new New Beetle owner and just picked up a pretty nice 2000 for my daughter. Its a GL 2.0L with auto. No mods that I know of. Its got 90K and runs very well. Good history of dealer maintenance records. Smooth and powerful. Trouble is its only getting about 16-17 mpg (only...
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