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  1. 04 beetle with numerous problems

    New Member Forum
    Hi! I bought my beetle in May, and while it’s a bit old it drives perfectly and I have so far had zero issues with the car itself... however, recently it’s developed a handful of slight issues and I have absolutely no idea what I’m doing when it comes to cars... so I need some help. Firstly...
  2. Trunk/Hatch Malfunction

    1.9 Liter TDI
    Here's the story. Last night I flipped the manual door switch for the rear hatch. As usual, I raced to the back to pull the hatch up, before the lock reingaged, but didn't make it. hit the switch again and nothing happenned. the learned the the windows didn't work, interior lights were out...
  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. Where to buy rear hatch actuator

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    Hello I have recently had the rear hatch actuator in my 2002 Beetle to quit working. I have found the how to on replacing it and went to local dealership to purchase new. The how to states that this part should cost around $30 but the local dealership I have to deal with wants $68 for part. Does...