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  1. 2003 TDI Project and Mica Garage youtube channel

    New Member Forum
    Hi Guys, My name is Pedro and I'm from Portugal. I have a 2003 1.9 TDI beetle and I have recently created a channel where I'll be posting some videos on maintenance and mods I'll be doing on my new beetle project. Currently it is still mainly stock, the long term project is a vintage look...
  2. Plethora of electrical probs. Possible common denominator?

    1.9 Liter TDI
    I bought a beat up 2002 New Beetle 1.9L tdi. The error codes are legion. I have already fixed a bunch of mechanical issues with help of PickNPull, and there are probably still a few more. But most of the codes appear to be electrical related. I'm wondering if there could be one or a couple...
  3. 2004 Beetle engine cutting out

    1.9 Liter TDI
    I've had my Beetle for a couple of years now and it came with a full service history. Last week the engine suddenly cut out while coming up to some lights, then it refused to start. It was towed to a garage, and although it did eventually start again and run ok, it continues to cut out...
  4. For Sale or Part out 98 TDI 5 speed Beetle

    New Beetle Parts and Accessories
    Runs good and still driveable, was hit in the rear, needs rear clip or straightening. or will part, has clear title. email for pics or prices. sell whole car for 1500.00 or motor and trans for 1200. or best offer.
  5. New owner of a tdi

    1.9 Liter TDI
    Hi all, recently I graduated and bought my first car!!!! I know exciting right and the better part is it's a 1998 TDI beetle. I love it, when I bought it, it had the check engine light on but I I just had to do some research and found out it a P0380 code and I ended up having to replacing the...
  6. Help, please. I don't know what to do.

    1.9 Liter TDI
    Help, please! Hi all, I purchased my New Beetled 8 months ago at 176,000 miles, since then- I'm a Delivery Driver and I drive back and forth from Kirkland, WA to Enumclaw, WA a lot so please don't scoff or knock me for this- it is now at 186,000, when I first got it the first thing we did was...
  7. New Beetle TDI 1998, limp mode

    New Member Forum
    Hi, If I'm driving on freeway or up a long incline my car will go into a limp mode and the check engine light comes on. Other than cleaning out the intake, is there another problem causing these symptoms? I've had the intake cleaned once before but didn't make much difference in...
  8. **WANTED** TDI Beetle preferably a convertible in UK!

    Vehicle Classifieds
    Hey guys, I am looking for a diesel beetle preferably a convertible. Anywhere in the UK is fine as I'm willing to travel if it's my dream car, the colours I am looking for are either red, black, cream/white or blue. No silver, yellow or green please. Up to the value of £3000 cash is waiting...
  9. 2000 Beetle TDI rough / pulsing idle

    1.9 Liter TDI
    Hi everybody, this is the first time I am using this forum. I just bought a 2000 Beetle TDI GLS manual transmission with 145k miles. The car needs a lot of love and mainly cosmetic repairs (door panels, headliner). I love the way it drives. The car starts great but it idles very rough...
  10. A/C Compressor or Clutch Problems? [Belt Screeching]

    1.9 Liter TDI
    Hello guys and gals, I own an 05 Beetle 1.9L TDI and just started hearing some serpentine belt screeching. It happens intermittently; upon start-up for a couple of seconds and then when the A/C is turned on it will happen every minute or so for about 5-10 seconds. I can also hear a sort of...
  11. WTB: OEM Rt Fender Liner 2000 NB TDI

    Marketplace Archives
    Nearing completion on restoring my 2000 NB TDI. Looking for an OEM fender liner for the right side. I'm not driving until I protect the back of the intercooler! Ordered a cheap aftermarket and it a) didn't fit, b) was the flimsiest plastic you could imagine, and c) would've choked off the back...
  12. Is the TDI a good Beetle?

    New Member Forum
    I've never owned a Beetle before and I was looking at getting a used TDI any where from a year 2000 to a 2006. I'm trying to keep it around $5000. What is the pros and cons on them. Any info will be appreciated. Thanks!
  13. 06 transmission problems help

    New Member Forum
    Hello, I have a automatic 2006 Volkswagen beetle tdi. My car started slipping/jerking really bad. I got my car towed to a shop where they inspected a missing bolt that was for my transmission. They had told me that when they looked at my transmission it was dry. They ordered the part and put...
  14. Any advice for doing the headgasket on my TDI Beetle?

    1.9 Liter TDI
    I have a 99 TDI Beetle. I've seen lots of documentation on doing the job on a Jetta/Golf. Just wondering if there are any tops for doing it on a Beetle? It's tight in there and access to the exhaust manifold is going to be tough. Exhaust is getting into my coolant.. So the gasket is shot for...
  15. 99 NB TDI - Need two clutch switches

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    Hello - I've got a 99 NB TDI and need both the clutch switches - one for the starter lockout and the other for the cruise. The po decided to take them out.... not sure why. If anyone can help me with a part number or link, it would be appreciated. I've found a lot of switches on the web, but...
  16. 2002 1.9l tdi

    New Member Forum
    Hello Everyone, My name is Rachel I am 17 years old and I own a 2002 1.9L TDI 5 speed. My friend and I have been working on it and have tried out a couple mods on it. We recently put a new intake filter on it which was a big difference. Also we tried the Evry Mod that a lot of people with...
  17. WTB/I need help with my 2002 TDI Bug:)

    Styling Modifications
    So i got some work i need to do and i need help with what i need and how to do it!:confused::D This is her... I want to get some vinyl stripes but i'm still getting prices. I will also put up more pictures because i need major arm rest help. Thanks everyone!
  18. WTB: Silver Spoiler

    Marketplace Archives
    If anyone has one, name your price!:thup: Thanks, Danika (2002 Silver TDI owner):D
  19. 2003 Beetle TDI Electrical Issues

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    Hello Everyone: I've looked eveywhere and no one has been able to help me. I'm hoping that someone here has found the solution to this problem. I have a 2003 VW Beetle TDI. I'm having some electrical issues with it. For some reason when you start it, the interior light stays on and there is a...
  20. WANTED: New Beetle TDI 2006

    Vehicle Classifieds
    I am looking for a VW TDI with manual transmission and tan leather interior and mileage below 75k. Everything else I am optional. Please call 310 254 7633 or eMail photo(s) to [email protected] with your price expectancy. THX!!