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1999 Volkswagen Beetle GL 4 Cyl 2.0L
Preventive Maintenance - by birgit 1/2/2012My back up lights and license plate lights do not work does anyone know what i can do to fix it
my beetle has 165000 miles on it , the lights will not come on , i checkd the fuses and they dont seem to be broken
2003 Volkswagen Passat GL 4 Cyl 1.8L
Preventive Maintenance - by nondew 1/2/2012Are the ignition coils suppossed to be too hot to touch? whats the best kind of spark plug to use?
chk eng. light keeps coming on after service. misfire,rough idle, replaced plugs and coils
2000 Volkswagen Beetle GL 4 Cyl 2.0L
Preventive Maintenance - by regroc 12/23/2011How do I know if my heater core is bad I have 2000 be new beetle
Heater just stop getting hot all of sudden and car is overheating
2000 Volkswagen Golf GL 4 Cyl 1.9L
Preventive Maintenance - by Ernesto 12/19/2011How to replace windshield wipers
1992 Volkswagen Cabriolet Base 4 Cyl 1.8L
Preventive Maintenance - by Tiffany 12/14/2011I would like to get my cabriolet running again
It's been garaged for five years!!!
2004 Volkswagen Passat GLS 4 Motion 4 Cyl 1.8L
Preventive Maintenance - by Albert 12/13/2011How much will spent on changing heater core? Thank you!
I could not get heat and a shop said to me that is because of clogged heater core...
2003 Volkswagen Jetta GL 4 Cyl 2.0L
Preventive Maintenance - by ainswoc 12/11/2011When i start my car i hear a high pitched noise like a bad fan or pulley for ten seconds or more then it cycles off .
150 k Ive replaced idler pulley timing belt and both fans . also replaced the alternator.
1985 Volkswagen Vanagon GL 4 Cyl 1.6L
Preventive Maintenance - by deeb 12/11/2011How do I replace the O2 Sensor & where is it located?
Trying to get van up and running due to recent impound of usual family vehicle. Heard sensor greatly effects gas consumption - soooo. . . but if can wait on it awhile would appreciate knowing this also. Mother of five where fixin' the ol' van is gonna have to be ...
2002 Volkswagen Jetta GL 4 Cyl 2.0L
Preventive Maintenance - by yerruf 12/10/2011I notice 2 service bulletins, for the transmission and heat shield-is this at the dealers expense
43000 miles all services performed transmission is automatic and seems to be "confused" at times heat shield rattles at various times check engine light came on 24 hours ago it is due for the 40000 miles FULL SERVICE the oil and spark plugs were changed at 40000m
2007 Volkswagen Jetta 2.5 5 Cyl 2.5L
Preventive Maintenance - by Joe 12/9/2011HOW IS THE OIL FILTER BOWL RETAINED
I TRIED SPINNING IT OFF WITH BIG CHANNEL LOCK PLIERS NO LUCK
2003 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 4 Cyl 1.8L
Preventive Maintenance - by JULIO1987 12/7/2011My 03 VW jetta wagon 4 cyl 1.8T is over heating
i warm up my car it gets to the middle it runs good just until i drive 7-10 miles my cars needle moves closer to the red when its a line away from getting to red . i changed the water pump,timing belt,mass airflow sensor why does it overheat??? i recently changed ...
1997 Volkswagen Jetta GL 4 Cyl 2.0L
Preventive Maintenance - by pete a campillo 11/30/2011Would it be the ignition switch that needs replacement?
Whenever i try to start up the car it seems to try but then dies time after time untill all of the sudden it starts then all is good till i stop and kill the motor then have to do the same thing as stated above and when i bought it a couple of weeks ago the seller ...
1990 Volkswagen Passat GL 4 Cyl 2.0L
Preventive Maintenance - by jasonb 11/30/2011What type of trans fluid can i use for this vw..have aother trans question posted ..looking for sugestions on..thanks
1998 Volkswagen Golf K2 4 Cyl 2.0L
Preventive Maintenance - by Canopr360 11/28/2011Problem with the Lights (Tailights,Fog ligts and Signal) in the driver side only any ideas it could be?
I recently replace a bulb from the driver fog light that wasent working it work 4 days and now happen this. I replce some fuse that were blown, but still the problem.
1997 Volkswagen Jetta GL 4 Cyl 2.0L
Preventive Maintenance - by pete a campillo 11/28/2011Would it be the ignition switch that needs replacement? would it be the ignition switch that needs re-placement?
I recently bought a 1997 VW jetta 4cyl 2.0 liter GL the problem is that when i try to start it it tries but it dies, like is missing a connection to something after several tries it starts then it runs good untill i stop the motor and have to start again the same ...