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  1. 8-Amp Parasitic Draw via 4 Different Circuits

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    I would appreciate any suggestions as to what the problem described below might be or additional diagnostic procedures I should try. I am currently trying to diagnose an 8-amp parasitic draw on a 2006 Beetle. At first I thought it was a bad diode in the Alternator, so I removed the alternator...
  2. Driver's side wiring harness

    2.0 Liter Gas
    Hello, I am a first time poster so be gentle with me. I am searching for the part number for the driver's side door wiring harness for my daughter's '05 convertible GLS. I have several issues with windows, door locks, and I believe battery drain caused by either damaged harness or bad CCM. I...
  3. Installing aftermarket stereo/receiver in 2009 beetle

    Technical Modifications
    Hi, My 2009 Beetle's radio's buttons started breaking about a year ago. Going over bumps would also cause it to start scanning radio stations, so finally purchased an aftermarket receiver from Crutchfield. I didn't have any issues removing the old radio (aside from very short wires that kept me...
  4. I need some help with the wiring in 1999 beetle gls

    Car Audio
    So I have this radio that my cousin gave me. It has this display on it that says "video not available while vehicle is moving" (this message shows even when the car is parked) I was wondering if there was any way to wire it to a sensor to tell it when the car is moving and when it isn't?
  5. 2007 Vert Back Up Camera Wire Routing

    Styling Modifications
    Has anyone installed a wired back up camera on a 2006 to 2010 Convertible. If so, how did you route the wiring, Thank You in Advance... Matt
  6. Headlight flickers and then goes off.

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    My driver's side headlight in my '06 New Beetle Convertible will flicker and then lose connection. I know its losing connection because when I push the headlight back in well, it comes back on temporarily. Do I need to replace the headlight assembly or is it the wiring and exactly what is that...
  7. I need more power!!!!

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    Ok, so my wife went to get in her 2004 beetle the other day and the starter just started clicking when she turned the ignition. I disconnected the battery for a bit and it cranked up fine after awhile. It did it again later that day. All of the instruments light up and the car seems to have...
  8. semi-permantly wiring GPS

    Questions, Issues or Problems with the New Beetle
    i've just gotten a garmin Gps 285wt for my ride and i'm thinking of wiring it permantly onto my ride such that it turns on and off together with the ignition. My 12v sockets are permantly live so its not a feasible idea. Any suggestions/ experts able to advice on this? Will then hide all the...
  9. STRI (smoke lense) boost gauge installation

    1.8 Liter Turbo
    i just receive a boost gauge and wants to install it. i am a bit confused on the wiring. there are 3 wires. it said 12v ignition on, light source, and ground.i know where to connect the ground and the light source. but where to connect the 12v ignition ? :confused:
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