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  1. ONLY high beams intermittently failing on 2007 Beetle

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    Hello there, this is my first post on here. Please be patient with me, as my knowledge of cars is limited, but I am learning. I've had my 2007 2.5 engine VW beetle for about 3 years now, but as of late my brights seem to fail. Most posts online seem to be about the dims failing, and I could find...
  2. 2010 VW Beetle Relays - need info

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    2010 VW Beetle - both power windows, keyless entry and alarm system is not working. read online to check for a bad relay. I have check all fuses. all are good. I need help locating the relay that drives these items? Can someone advise me which relay I should replace ? see pic
  3. 04 New Beetle Won't Start - No Crank - Reversed Battery Cables

    2.0 Liter Gas
    Hello all, I had a good running 2004 new beetle GLS hatchback 2.0 non-turbo and it had been sitting a while as my backup car. I went to jump it the other day because the battery was low, and I made the mistake of putting the jumper cables on the wrong posts, backwards, while the other car was...
  4. Sticking Indicator!! Please Help!!

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    Hello! So I have a 2004 Beetle cabriolet and the indictor is stuck on! If I press the lock button multiple times it seem to go off but as soon as I unlock it, it appears again. It is not blinking and is only showing on one side of the car. I have tried looking online and believe it may have...
  5. Battery not charging, clicking noise from under the dash 03 new beetle

    New Member Forum
    I had to get a jump last week. Car seemed to run fine after that. Got my oil changed, guy at the place said my battery sounds like it needs to be replaced. Replaced the battery, ran fine the rest of the day. Needed a few jumps after that, I couldn't get it looked at right away because of my work...
  6. 2000 NB TDI Glow Plug Circuit Problem

    1.9 Liter TDI
    I've been restoring a badly abused bug for a couple of years now, but now I can't get it to start. I have VCDS, and while it was running, it consistently gave me a Glow Plug Code 16764 P0380-35-10, Failure or intermittent, but I never had any issues with it starting. Well now I do. I can only...
  7. How To: Fix your hazard switch/turn signal relay. (Free!)

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    Couldn't find an existing write-up on this, and I am not content with spending money on an absurdly simple electrical item. So I took it apart in hopes or repairing it, turns out it's very easy to do. This is meant to resolve turn signal issue on earlier New Beetles, and appears to be an overly...
  8. Need Heater Fan Relay Help

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    Hi! I have a 2000 New Beetle and my fan does not blow on any speed. I have heard from the shop that it is a relay that goes out frequently, and is a simple fix. However, the shop wants a lot more money to fix it than I have. I think I can replace the relay myself if someone can just tell me...
  9. Coolant fan relay

    2.0 Liter Gas
    I have a 2000 beetle 2.0L gas. I'm looking to replace the coolant fan relay. Any idea where this is located?
  10. Fast Blinker on 2003 VW Conv, 2.0L

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    Hi, My wife's 2003 VW Conv started having a fast blinker, first on the right, then both. All bulbs are ok and I found the posts that suggested some WD40 by the blinker arm where it connects to the column or to replace the hazard/flasher relay/switch (great post on that one -- it was easy to...
  11. 1998 2.0 wont start

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    Hi all, I'm a nubie here but not a nubie around cars or fixing stuff. I went to school for electronics so I have removed most of the Beetles electrical bugs so far. Heres some history on the car. A little over a year ago the car stalled in traffic while my fiance was driving. After a lot of...