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  1. Beetle Brake Pads

    New Beetle
    Hi to all I've just a quick question as a sanity check. I required Part number: 1J0-698-151M I ordered some parts from a Seat dealer on Ebay, and a box of genuine VW brake pads has arrived, however, the part number of the main two pads in the box (the ones with the small silver clips on the...
  2. 2001 VW Beetle 2.0 Part Out

    For Sale - Parts
    2001 VW Beetle 2.0L Complete Part Out Vehicle has 160k, Engine was swapped out with reman (100K Currently) and has an additional 1 YR transferrable warranty remaining. Runs Great. Engine/ECM/Wiring Harness $1k Let me know what you need and make an offer. All reasonable offers will be...
  3. Set of 4 Lego Tyre Valve Caps Univ Fit, Choice Of Colours £3

    For Sale - Parts
    Set of 4 Lego Tyre Valve Caps Univ Fit, Choice Of Colours Universal Fit & Handmade from Official Lego Blocks to finish any retro look car/bike and available in all colours pictured and also made to order in other colours/mixed sets Multiple Qtys Available & Colours/mixed sets from...
  4. 1970 Beetle Alternator Conversion

    Air-cooled
    Hello all, I recently discovered a bad bearing in my generator which threw off the axis of rotation and started to bring the generator pulley into the generator casing. literally drilling through my generator. very scary, i know. My question is how difficult is it to convert to an alternator...
  5. 2012/13 Beetle TDI- any problems or issues?

    New Beetle
    So yeah. I want a new ( I mean I'm gonna go to a dealer and buy one) Beetle TDI. But I want to know if there are any known problems with these great LOOKING cars. I know the TDI motor is virtually bullet proof and well loved... Motor & tranny are hecho en Germany.... It's the assembled in Mexico...
  6. 1969 Beetle Rebuild: Need some advice.

    Air-cooled
    Alrighty. I've been rebuilding my mother's Bradley GTI for about a year now. (I know, waaay too long for a rebuild, but I did this in my spare time for my senior year portfolio.) It has a '69 VW Beetle engine in it. ('H' designation.) I've finally got it put back into the car after tearing it...
  7. BRAND NEW: Beetle Windstop and Storage Bag

    For Sale - Parts
    BRAND NEW Volkswagen Beetle Windstop With Bag Hey everyone! I have a brand new Beetle Windstop that I have found in the garage, that I'm trying to get rid of. It fits any 2003+ beetle convertible. Will sell for $125 + shipping (roughly $10). If anyone is interested or wants photos please email...
  8. Worn/Broken Clutch?

    General Volkswagen Discussion
    okay, i recently got a 1970 beetle and im having clutch issues. my clutch pedal will go all the way to the floor AND it sticks. i cant tell if its burnt out or if it just needs a linkage adjustment. how can i tell the difference between a broken/ burnt out clutch or a simple linkage adjustment...
  9. 73' starter not cranking

    Air-cooled
    i just re installed my 1600 in my Beetle and the starter would not crank and silenoid not kicking.. i exchanged it for a new one and its still not working and it has some new electrical connections.. what are these new connections for? confused as to why its not working now.. didnt have any...
  10. 7000 obo 1971 Super Beetle

    For Sale - Vehicles
    4 speed manual new headers & exhaust clean interior chrome accents
  11. 2002 New Beetle Misfire issues

    New Beetle
    My wifes beetle just started messing up and i have no idea how to fix it. i plugged up an OBD reader to it and it gave me the below codes. P0302 Cylinder 2 Misfire Detected P0420 Catalyst System Efficiency Below Threshold (Bank 1) P0202 Injector Circuit / Open - Cylinder 2 I talked...
  12. 99 beetle smoking and roaring!!!

    New Beetle
    Someone please help. I have a '99 Beetle 2.0L 5spd. The cat went so I'm replacing it this week. All of a sudden the car begins to smoke out of the exhaust when sitting for a couple minutes (smells like oil) and the motor is making a horrible roaring/grinding noise. I don't know what it is...
  13. Engine Roar and smoking!!! please please help!

    General Volkswagen Discussion
    Someone please help. I have a '99 Beetle 2.0L 5spd. The cat went so I'm replacing it this week. All of a sudden the car begins to smoke out of the exhaust when sitting for a couple minutes (smells like oil) and the motor is making a horrible roaring/grinding noise. I don't know what it is...
  14. 1979 Super Beetle Convertible- Excellent Condition

    For Sale - Vehicles
    1979 VW Volkswagen Super Beetle (Bug) Convertible- $6499 This car is awesome and fun to drive and in GREAT shape. The car was professionally painted a radiant blue-green. This is not a $500 Maaco low end paint job. The exterior looks brand new. Paint is beautiful. New tires and chrome wheels...
  15. adjusting ride height

    General Volkswagen Discussion
    Hey can anyone tell me how to adjust the ride hieght on a 1970 bug convertible. I want to drop it like an inch or 2. Let me know, thanks.
  16. vw beetle turns over but wont start PLEASE HELP!!

    Air-cooled
    Hi i have a 1973 1200 beetle, it was starting fine until yesterday when i tried to start it and it turned over but just wont seem to catch.:confused: I thought it might have been out of fuel but i have topped it up about an hour ago and it still will not start.....and like the car im not sure...
  17. VW Beetle with Custom Interior

    General Volkswagen Discussion
    Any Bugs owner here customised their interior? Would love to see the pics :)
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