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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 ...
2003 Volkswagen Beetle GLS 4 Cyl 2.0L
Preventive Maintenance - by marvon 11/26/2011How much should it cost to replace a clutch
Currently working properly. Just want to save the money for when the problem happens
2001 Volkswagen Beetle GLS 4 Cyl 2.0L
Preventive Maintenance - by tito 11/18/2011Car starts sometimes and sometimes fuel pump doesnt work
Sometimes it runs fine and then all the sudden the next time it doesn't start sounds like the fuel pump doesnt turn on. Already changed the fuel filter and it still does the same thing. This started about in Aug, it did it once and worked for over a month in half ...
2004 Volkswagen Jetta GL 4 Cyl 2.0L
Preventive Maintenance - by Al G 11/12/2011My car is using 30% more gas than normal. Any suggestions why this is happening?
Car has 81,000 miles.
2002 Volkswagen Beetle GL 4 Cyl 2.0L
Preventive Maintenance - by Lea 11/6/2011My flashers just start flashing on their own when I'm driving & when just parked and off. Help!
It doesn't happen all the time, it will sometimes go for days without happening and then in one day it may happen several times in a row. My airbag light it also on but I don't think the two are related based on the randomness of the flashers going off.
2003 Volkswagen Beetle Turbo S 4 Cyl 1.8L
Preventive Maintenance - by PhyllisBryant 11/2/2011Why doesn't my car beeps when I lock or unlock my car doors
2001 Volkswagen Passat GLX 4 Cyl 1.8L
Preventive Maintenance - by Robertwd 10/30/2011Engine temp on dash console always reads 90