01 beetle tdi 5 speed
Hit a median curb pretty hard.
Broke the oil pan and some
Minor damage to the K member
is the K member the same for the auto manual ?
is the K member on the beetle the same as the golf Jetta etc ?
What about the K frame from the gassers ?
Is it the same
We have a 2000 Beetle, 5 speed with about 230K that Mrs Roundhouse has been driving for several years. long enough for three alternators,(got the repair time from 9 hours down to 3 1/2) , two timing belts and a half dozen rear shock mounts.
its going to need some maintenance , a timing belt...
so this morning in Atlanta the temp was in the low 30s
01 Beetle wouldnt fire.
I checked with a test light and the GPs stay on for about 7 seconds,
go off and dont come back on.
I checked with a test light connected to the battery positive and GP harness removed and the tip of all 4...
Anyone successfully done this ?
Not interested in the FM transmitters
They are useless where we live
Beetle has the standard radio & cassette player with the 6 disc changer in the trunk
and I’d like to swap it for the radio that has the CD built in so you can swap the CD easily for audio...
need to replace the CV boots on a 2001 Beetle 5 speed.
no clicking, so Im thinking the joints are ok,
ive used up alot of google-fu trying to find a non chinese boots that will fit.
anyone have part numbers?
and a suggested vendor?
inner on Drivers side is bad and outer on pass side is bad...
alright, my 2001 beetle 5 speed is slightly leaking oil from the oil filter cap,
how is the the large O ring supposed to fit exactly?
have to admit ive never paid much attention to it when I change the oil
is it supposed to go INSIDE the housing or get crushed between the housing and cap?
Am I the only one that has constant problems with the Beetle tail light socket melting?
Mrs Roundhouse drives daily in Atlanta traffic so the brakes are on alot when sitting in traffic, but Ive owned dozens of cars over the years and never had brakelight sockets melt
Ive replaced the sockets...
Have a 2000 Beetle 5 speed with a bizarre problem,
no codes, very low voltage at injection pump solenoid not enough to open solenoid.
and the consensus is that it may be the ECM since there are no codes on a regular code reader, dont have VAG-COM to check it
so looking for replacement ECU...
looking for a computer to go into a 2000 Beetle
needs to be programmed to not need the computer chip in the key
we have a bizarre electrical problem, and the consensus seems to be that the computer is causing it ,
have a 2000 beetle 5 speed, totally stock. 199K on the clock.
while back it wouldnt start, didnt hear the solenoid click on the pump, so we checked voltage and it has about ~4 volts when its not connected to the pump and zero volts when its connected or you put a small load on it like a tail...
looking for a stock non monsoon dash CD player, for '00 Beetle
too much trouble using the changer in the trunk which is for sale, or trade, if you have a single CD in dash player and want to swap for a 6 disc changer
alright, gonna try to 'splain this the best I can
00 Beetle, wouldnt start, engine would spin over, but not start,
checked around, the selenoid on the injection pump had low voltage, ~7 volts.
I run jumper wire from battery to selenoid and engine will crank
I find fuse in box thats hot on...
so we have 00 Beetle 5 speed,
CEL is not on
glow plug light is not blinking
but low power and guxxling fuel
I pulled codes with basic scanner, dont have vag com
get 1632 code accel pos sensor reading high
onther problem is I have low voltage to fuel cut solenoid on IP
5 volts, when...
have '00 Beetle 5 speed,
last few weeks we've had to jump start it a couple times on cold mornings.
no biggie, I figure battery is old.
on Monday, same, deal, only it wont start, will crank over fine, but no start.
I installed a new battery, and since its bout time, a new fuel filter and...
Have a friend that just moved to Atlanta, their 03 Jetta had problems and had to be stored in Boston, V-6, 6 speed.
Said it quit pulling, believed to be some problem with trans or clutch, already had some guy work on it and made it worse, had a second person look at it and he says some...
On a road trip with the family, between Chatanooga & Nashville, will be in Nashville soon if the car makes it.
'01 Beetle Lost power, check engine light, code 1556,
This happened right after we fueld up and then hit a big huge bump ion the road.
Figured the bump knocked a wire or vac...