2010 Volkswagen Beetle Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2010 Volkswagen Beetle

2010 Volkswagen Beetle Problems

Air Leaks And EVAP Faults Causing Check Engine Light

The Check Engine Light may illuminate because of evaporative (EVAP) emission failures and/or intake manifold vacuum leaks.

Mass Air Flow Sensor May Fail

The mass air flow (MAF) sensor may fail, resulting in drivability issues and/or illumination of the Check Engine Light.

Power 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.

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2010 Volkswagen Beetle Questions

AM radio static, cannot hear playing FM works fine (1 answer)

I have AM radio station here in our town, even when I am right by the station it has a lot of static

front drivers lights do not work on my 2010 vw beetle,connections,fuses,bulbs ok (1 answer)

the three bulbs in the front left housing will not work i tested the fuses, replaced bulbs check connections but will not come on , passenger side is fine, any ideas?

blower motor for air control (1 answer)

where is the resister located

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2010 Volkswagen Beetle Recalls

Do Not Meet Federal Crash Standards

The Federal government continually reviews and updates crash safety standards. The standards were updated on September 1, 2010. Twenty-seven Beetles built between September 1st and 22nd, 2010 do not meet the new standards. These vehicles will be replaced with a comparable vehicle that was produced prior to September 1, 2010. The recall is scheduled to begin prior to February 1, 2011.


Volkswagen Recalls Certain 2006–2010 Models Due to a Possible Fuel Leak

Volkswagen is recalling certain 2007–2009 Jetta, Jetta Sportwagon, Golf, and Rabbit, as well as 2006–2010 Beetle and Beetle Convertible vehicles equipped with a 2.5L gasoline engine due to a possibly damaged fuel supply line. Under hood fasteners may chafe against the fuel supply line, resulting in a fuel leak. Fuel leakage, in the presence of an ignition source, could result in a fire. Dealers will perform vehicle-appropriate inspections and repairs in order to protect the fuel supply line from chafing damage.

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