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  1. CV Axle creating vibration and noise?

    2.0 Liter Gas
    Hey All! I am new to the group but own a 03 2.0L beetle. I replaced the CV axles and suspension about a month ago. Once I replaced them, I noticed my beetle had a vibration accompanied by a loud "hole in the muffler" type sound whenever I hit 3800-3900 RPM in any gear. I re-checked the work...
  2. Trouble diagnosing intermittent misfires

    2.0 Liter Gas
    2003 Beetle 2.0L automatic 89'000 mi. I am having a very upsetting experience with my Beetle — it is randomly and intermittently misfiring and nobody can figure out why. The problem started about 2 months ago; i was just driving along, maybe 35 mph, and suddenly the engine sort of surged and...
  3. High Speed Acceleration Vibration

    1.8 Liter Turbo
    Hello, I was wondering if anyone has had this problem before... I have a 2001 1.8 turbo with about 167k miles, at higher speed accelerations (75-80mph) the car would very noticeably vibrate then about a month ago the passenger side engine mount bolts completely sheared off while I was driving so...
  4. Replaced CV Axles, High Frequency Vibration(hum) at 75

    2.0 Liter Gas
    I replaced my cv joint axles the other day, and then drove it 90 miles round trip to school. Drives like a dream until 75mph, then there's a new vibration, like a loud hum, almost like loud bass. It it's worst with acceleration, and it responds to it. Say, I'm just getting up to 75, it will...
  5. Clutch Vibration

    New Member Forum
    I don't own a Beetle...yet. Tonight I test drove a 2004 Beetle GLS TDI 5-Speed Manual with only 27,000 miles. It belongs to a 40-something lady who purchased it new and apparently drives only in town. After the car is moving, when I would press in on the clutch, I could feel a vibration of...