1999 Volkswagen Jetta Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1999 Volkswagen Jetta
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1999 Volkswagen Jetta ProblemsElectrical Fan continues running after car turned off. Draines battery.
Fan assembly replaced. Dealer said there was a short in the electronics which led to fan not turning off after car was shut off.
One or more power windows may fail. Our technicians tell us this is commonly due to a failed window regulator which will require replacement.
Reverse gear failures and noise in the manual transmission models are common.
1999 Volkswagen Jetta Questionswhy would a jetta stop running out of no where trying to buy one if its going to (1 answer)
someone is selling they said everything is good condition but it just stop working
I have a 99 Jetta with a 2.0 engine. I recently had a new clutch installed, but now my car doesn't shift correctly. It shifts amazing when the car isn't running (regardless if I press the clutch in). When I shift it into first (while its off) then turn the car on, it lurches forwar a litt...
When should the air bags go off how much impact does the car have hit for them to go off
1999 Volkswagen Jetta 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.
Volkswagen has recalled certain 1999-2002 Jettas because a brake light switch may malfunction. This can cause the brake lights to become inoperative or remain on. This recall has been superseded by 06V-183. Owners who have had a remedy performed under this recall should return to their dealer for the redesigned remedy.
Volkswagen has recalled certain 1998-1999 Jettas because the recommended cold tire inflation pressure on the label reads 2.4 bar (36.3 psi) when it should read 2.5 bar (34.8 psi). Under inflated tires can affect vehicle handling and can increase the risk of a crash. Owners will be provided with corrected labels, or a dealer can install the label if the owner wishes.