1999 Volkswagen Beetle Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1999 Volkswagen Beetle
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1999 Volkswagen Beetle ProblemsPower Windows Fail More Often Than Manually Operated Window Cranks
One or more power windows may fail. Our technicians tell us this is commonly due to a failed window regulator which will require replacement.
One or both head lights may not work due to premature head light bulb burnout and/or bulb harness failure. Care should be taken to inspect the head light harness connector for damage when replacing bulbs. Damaged connectors should be replaced.
Erratic turn signal operation can be a result of a failing turn signal flasher relay which will require replacement.
1999 Volkswagen Beetle QuestionsMy car has been over heating and now the oil pressure (1 answer)
We have changed the thermostat and flushed the radiator out. But can't figure out what to do about the oil pressure
It got hot, and I fixed hoses and changed oil
1999 Volkswagen Beetle RecallsVolkswagen Recalls 1998-2002 Models Due to Malfunctioning Brake Light Switch
Volkswagen has recalled certain 1999-2002 Jetta and 1998-2002 Beetle models because a brake light switch may malfunction if incorrectly installed during a safety recall. This can cause the brake lights to become inoperative or remain on. Dealers will install the newly designed brake light switch free of charge.