VW

Have Volkswagen Questions? Ask an Expert Now.

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related VW Questions
I have a VW New Beetle, TDI, 2006 with 74000 miles. It is
I have a VW New Beetle, TDI, 2006 with 74000 miles. It is due for an oil and filter change and I want to use LiquiMoly 4600 full synthetic oil (manufactured in Germany). Is this oil approved for my ca… read more
Ron
Ron
Automotive Tech
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
37,476 satisfied customers
It's lagging. VW Beetle 1999, It also has a burning smell
I change oil regularly. The check engine is on but was told it add to do with a sensor for the Speedometer.… read more
vwtech0405
vwtech0405
VW Technician
Associate Degree
9,890 satisfied customers
I have problem 2000 vw beetle have milky engine oil after
I have problem 2000 vw beetle have milky brown engine oil after change oil about 1500 miles but reservoil coolant is same level not low and car just short drive for every day work.Thanks Harry … read more
BOBBYSS
BOBBYSS
Automotive Repair/Damage Investigator
Associate Degree
14,570 satisfied customers
Volkswagen VW Gollf: my 2001 VW golf with 51,000 miles uses
my 2001 VW golf with 51,000 miles uses about a quart of oil every 1200 miles. this seems excessive. 2.0 motor.… read more
mike2765
mike2765
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
312 satisfied customers
Volkswagen Super Beetle: Hello, In my Haynes manual for my
Hello, In my Haynes manual for my Beetle it states that for operation in temps above apron 0 F (-20 C) a 15w40 engine oil is recommended. Seems thick to me. Is this accurate? If so, then is the same o… read more
internal88
internal88
Product Manger
Bachelor's Degree
2,613 satisfied customers
2005 vw: with the 6 speed auto trans..gets hot..1st 3 gears..000 miles
i have a 2005 vw new beetle with the 6 speed auto trans. it shifts fine when it is cold but once it gets hot the 1st 3 gears shift really hard both up and down. could this be the fault of the fluids a… read more
gomi_otaku
gomi_otaku
Auto Technician (dealership)
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
3,445 satisfied customers
2000 VW New Beetle TDI. Had oil in antifreeze. replaced oil cooler.
2000 VW New Beetle TDI. Had oil in antifreeze. replaced oil cooler. Mechanic says still has blow by. Thinks oil is coming from Turbo. Vehicle has little power after engine warms up. Can not accelerate… read more
vwtech0405
vwtech0405
VW Technician
Associate Degree
9,890 satisfied customers
2000 VW Beetle: oil every..owners manual..oil change..10,000 miles
I have a 2000 VW Beetle that I purchased in 2003. I have always changed the oil every 5000 miles. I was reading through the owner's manual today and read that the recommended oil change interval is 10… read more
Euro Specialist
Euro Specialist
Owner/Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
661 satisfied customers
2003 VW beetle: convertible..jerk in what feels..decelerating..it slow
My wife's 2003 VW beetle convertible makes a jerk in what feels like the transmission when decelerating. It doesn't do this most of the time. My wife said it is usually when you let off of the gas com… read more
Eric
Eric
Retired
N/A
33,610 satisfied customers
2005 VW Beetle: 1.8L..Turbo..It was low on coolant and I
I have a 2005 VW Beetle 1.8L Turbo. It was low on coolant and I added some and all seemed fine. After going about 40 miles my temp and check engine light came on. Air Conditioning quit working and the… read more
vwtech0405
vwtech0405
VW Technician
Associate Degree
9,890 satisfied customers
Hi John. I have a 1993 Mexican type 1 beetle. The engine is a 1600.
Hi John. I have a 1993 Mexican type 1 beetle. The engine is a 1600. What weight oil should I use and do you know a good replacement oil filter. By the way, I live in the states.… read more
vwbugman
vwbugman
Shop Manager / co-owner
Bachelor's Degree
821 satisfied customers
VW: 2009 series cars because of all of the transmission problems
Why hasn't VW recalled their 2001-2009 series cars because of all of the transmission problems… read more
jjsledge
jjsledge
Technical Team Leader
High School or GED
185 satisfied customers
2004 beetle: convertible..wouldnt start..Called VW roadside..jumped
Hi. I have a 2004 beetle convertible which wouldnt start this am. Called VW roadside assist and they jumped it. Took it in after jump for routine oil change and asked them to check battery (Vw dealers… read more
Amedee
Amedee
Automotive Consultant
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
19,512 satisfied customers
My daughters 2002 Beetle Engine light came on.... after changing
My daughter's 2002 Beetle: Engine light came on.... after changing fluid/filter, CORRECTLY filling fluid reset/killed code, and car drove perfect for 40 miles maybe? Light returned, started not going … read more
Jim B
Jim B
AAA Approved Shop Owner
High School or GED
1,255 satisfied customers
Beetle: Turbo..seals..oil leak..My dealership is charging $305
I have a 2005 Turbo Beetle with less than 65,000 miles. My oil cooler seal (or seals?) are dry and I have developed an oil leak. My dealership is charging $305 plus tax for parts & labor. I pushed the… read more
dan
dan
Associate Degree
420 satisfied customers
2006 VW Beetle: Convertible..the oil changed only once and took it
I have a 2006 VW Beetle Convertible and I don't know what kind of oil I should buy to get the oil changed. I've had the oil changed only once and took it to a VW place to have it done. I am now overse… read more
MikeT
MikeT
VW dealer Technician
High School or GED
160 satisfied customers
vw passat: liter..my oil as the worming light comes..mot
i,av a vw passt 2003 20 liter ever 2 ore 3 hounded mils I,AV to top up my oil as the worming light comes on, it past a mot test ok and there is no sine's of enemy oil leaks are that the car is bunging… read more
DPells
DPells
VW Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
42 satisfied customers
what grade oil should i use for a 1974 vw beetle in ...
what grade oil should i use for a 1974 vw beetle in colorado...hot in summer, cold in winter?… read more
Jeff S.S.
Jeff S.S.
Owner
Associate Degree
42 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I would (and have) recommend your site to others I was quite satisfied with the quality of the information received, the professional with whom I interacted, and the quick response time. Thanks, and be sure that I'll be back whenever I need a question answered in a hurry.

Stephanie PElm City, NC

used your service this weekend with "Trecers" help. thank you ,thank you, thank you. replaced an A/C fan motor. Local Auto Zone had part. $15.00 "tracer" fee and $40.00 for parts, I saved several hundreds of dollers at a shop. i will recommend you and use you in the future.

David L.Richmond, TX

9 dollars, 2 hours of my time, and I drove away. Your diagnosis was right on the mark. Thank you so much.

PhilMarysville, CA

Lurch. Thank you very much. I had real doubts about this website but your promptness of response, quick followup and to the point answer with picture was incredible.

CharlesWalnut Creek, CA

As a single woman, I really appreciate an excellent and affordable opinion.
Thank you Geordie, I will not hesitate to contact justanswer in the future!

SueCharleston, WV

Another great insight to what may be the problem. I will have my mechanic take a look at it tomorrow. Thanks again, Frank...you do indeed know your stuff.

JimCastleberry, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

vwnewton

vwnewton

VW Owner,ASE Master and L1 Advanced

307 satisfied customers

25 years of VW obsession turned into a job, last 15 years as a VW Tech.

VWDoc

VWDoc

Independent VW Shop owner

1,764 satisfied customers

20 years of experience working with VW's. Independent European shop owner and technician.

Martin

Martin

auto electrical

855 satisfied customers

South African Trade Diploma in Auto Electrical

Matt

Matt

Engineer

708 satisfied customers

Mechanical Engineer with 20 years experience in the auto industry, 8 yrs in formula 1 engine testing

Tim&#039;s Auto Repair

Tim's Auto Repair

mechanic

484 satisfied customers

Have owned a repair shop for 25 yrs.

Tim Mohr

Tim Mohr

ASE MASTER TECH

419 satisfied customers

30 YRS EXPERIENCE, FOREIGN AND DOMESTIC, GAS AND DEISEL

Chris(aka-Moose)

Chris(aka-Moose)

VW Technician

286 satisfied customers

16 years of experience

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x