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  1. Low oil pressure light comes on sometimes... VW tech said it was fine?

    1.8 Liter Turbo
    I have an ‘02 Beetle 1.8T. Sometimes, once the car is all warmed up, I’ve been driving for a while, and I slow down, usually gradually, I get a low oil pressure light. It happens usually when I’m at lower rpms, 1000-2000, decelerating. It flashes on and off, maybe 5-10 times total, and turns...
  2. Location of knock sensor 1 and blower/electrical problem

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    Hi, I'm new to the group. My partner and I came into a 1.8L turbo manual 2002 beetle for free! It needs a bit of work but two things first. 1) I'm looking for knock sensor 1, I had the check engine light come on and it was that code. Is it this nut with a little yellow paint on the front...
  3. 2005 Beetle P2089 code

    1.8 Liter Turbo
    Hello everyone! New to the Beetle world, bought one 2005 Baby Blue for my wife who always wanted this car. So the car is in very good condition, 147k and no issues except for this: The P2089 code. I've checked everywhere but it looks like nobody has that code with the Beetle. The car got a...
  4. Oil pressure light won't come off !!!

    1.8 Liter Turbo
    My damm oil pressure light keeps coming on it come a couple months ago but I changed the oil pressure sensor and it went away till now again ! I bought a new sensor and a new harness and still will come on once I hit 20 mph it's starts beeping and flashing . The oil level is where it should I...
  5. Hello - Why is my 2007, vw convertible beetle roof señor beeping at me?

    New Member Forum
    Hello, I have a lovely VW Beetle convertible, 2007. The problem is that when I put the roof back up the sensor continues to beep at me until I reach over 20mph. I have tried holding the button for at least 5 seconds as mentioned in some forums but still the light remains on and the beep...
  6. Please help! Over heating mess!

    New Member Forum
    Okay so I have a 99 new beetle it's a 2.0 gls. I bought this car in February and it ran fine. In April my radiator busted because my car overheated, I had that replaced and now my fans won't come on and I've replaced the coolant thermostat sensor, and the fan relay switch, the fan relay sensor...
  7. Blue temp light stays one 24/7

    2.0 Liter Gas
    Ok guys don't scream at me, just spend two days looking at forums etc. So I got a 2001 gls beetle for $700, the reason so cheap is it burns a little oil. (Read that's normal, and the blue temp light stays on 24/7). The car has 140k on it. Timing bet, water pump, etc has been done at a...
  8. 1999 beetle o2 sensors

    Marketplace Archives
    Anyone know a site where I can find oxygen sensors for a decent price? Both of mine went bad and need replaced asap. Thanks in advance
  9. Blinking oil pressure light

    2.0 Liter Gas
    Hello everyone. I've got a problem. About a month ago I got my oil changed at my local vw dealer. A few days after that I was driving to work when the oil pressure light started flashing red and beeping at me. It only lasted about 30 seconds though, so I stupidly finished my drive to work. It...
  10. Help ! Need help identifying a sensor ( pics)

    2.0 Liter Gas
    Hi , can someone please help me identify this sensor and tell me if it could possible trigger a P0102 code (maf) . I am asking because the first time the cel came on, gave a P0102 code and I replaced the maf but the cel came on again after I drove it 20 miles giving the same p0102 code and that...
  11. Oil Sensor?? I am almost ready to get rid of my beetle!!

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    I need any help or advice anyone can give me... I cannot find someone in my area to help me diagnose this issue... I drive my car, it is an 01 manual transmission beetle. 130,000. I will be driving and then the oil light flashes at me and the car stalls (sp?) out. It is acting as if there is no...
  12. 04 NBC Top issues, please help.

    New Beetle Convertible
    I am having a problem with what seems to be a travel/limit sensor for the convertible top. When the top is put up and down it does not seem to recognize it being at it's full end position. I say this because when it does reach those positions the top motor will still continue to run and the...
  13. Help: 2005 new beetle rear map light

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    I've problem removing the stock bulb on the rear headliner tt is meant for passenger. mine has got sensor attached to it so it looks different from what i researched online: How to: change your interior bulbs - New Beetle Owners Club i've no problem taking the entire casing down (just pry it)...
  14. MAF - Think yours is broke?

    Technical Modifications
    This is going to blow your socks off if you are dreading replacing your MAF or Mass Air Flow Sensor. That range from $100 - $400 depending on model. Little background just did a Timing belt replacement, Intake cleaning, and EGR Delete on my 98 TDI, Used VAG-COM to record before and after...