One headlight, one running light, one tail light, one front signal light, one rear signal light, one back up light all went out at once last week. Obviously this car is toast, literally. For some reason she loves the damn thing. Ready for a new car, but this is still only 43,000 miles!! Bought it used with about 75K miles on in, and we've certain;y had out share of problems, but this problem seems nearly impossible to solve. A few months later I noticed that floor padding on the back seat area both sides started bulging. I don't know what to do anymore.
Technician informed contact that repairs made correctly. Seeking details concerning Vw Cc Fuse Panel Diagram? I have contacted the lawyers involved in this lawsuit. Replaced fuse box and did a home fix that lasted until December 2013. I have had the same problem 2 times with my 2005 volkswagon convertible beetle. An electric gas pedal that can fail too! I'm having same problems as everyone? One week after I purchased the car in Aug 2001 the passenger and driver side seats started to move everytime I stepped on the brake. I get some many people asked me about it and can't say nothing good.
If checking and replacing the fuse for the component in question doesn't work, we recommend seeking assistance from a trusted professional mechanic. I replaced the battery and alternator before checking to find that the real problem. Fuses blow frequently One of the first symptoms of a problem with the fuse box is fuses blowing frequently. I finally just decided to sell it back to the dealer and not deal with the electrical problem hassles. Not very happy about almost getting rear ended. I am literally paying for a car that we are terrified to drive. Itz not right for customers to spend all this crazy money on these cars and continue to get ripped off and taken advantage everytime we walk into a vw dealership.
My mechanic has now replaced my harness. That was 3 summers ago. What moron put a fusebox on top of a battery??? The cars that I checked were all 1999-2001 cars and all use the ac pretty frequently. My 19 year old daughter just bought a 2004 Beetle convertible. Fuses And Circuit Breaker problem of the 1998 Volkswagen Beetle 19 Am doing this form to let people know there are Beetles and problems. . I wasn't even informed about the window regulator problem.
Most vehicles also have a fuse box inside of the vehicle, usually located beneath the dash that houses the fuses for the interior electronics and accessories. The manufacturer was notified of the failure. The dealer repaired all of the defects, but the consumer took the vehicle in for the windows to be repaired again, and they wanted the consumer to cover the fee. Now they wont even fix it. The temperature gauge would move from extremenme heat temp tocold tem and vice versa. The cooling system stopped working as well which caused the car to over heat.
My wife's car broke down in the worse possible area due to this issue, I am furious!!! Within minutes, over heat light came on again and brought it back and got the coolant capped off. The car will stall, the radio will not work and the car will not start. I'll make it a better car that I can count on and that will last. Cannot get check engine light to stay off due to constant electrical failures and car sometimes just stops running even while driving. They wanted my Vin ,how long we owned the vehicle.
So far bad fuse box bad wire harness to doors bad turbo after 100k miles bad headlights bad window sensor. Wasted money on battery, alternator, fuse box, etc. Squeeze the end of the tool to open the jaws. The Car shut off at 70mph on a dark Texas hi way in the middle of nowhere. This happened several times thenI took it to the dealer. Fuses And Circuit Breaker problem of the 1999 Volkswagen Beetle 17 Electrical system had a failure in fuse box which caused some fuses to melt.
The worst part of all is that i can't work without my car. Our daughters drive them n they were not passing emission testing because this same issue would throw the check engine light. Car died again, not charging battery, one week later. Took me 15 minutes to replace the fuse holder. Shouldn't be having all these issues yet. No music, no clock no power in the radio at all.
Took to dealer for a new battery and to check squeak in front end and check air conditioner. Line up the two plastic hinges on the storage drawer with their mounting bars. I have a 2002 volkswagen beetle which I just got done paying to fix because of this faulty wire though it took a long time to figure it out. The 150 amp fuse melted the fuse box and connection where the alternator wire connects to the fuse box. The manufacturer was not notified of the failure.