Your Beetle is 7 years old and the rubber hoses get old just like your serpentine belts. Cracking and stretching means it is time to replace your hoses. Your Antifreeze should be replaced every 100,000 miles and the water pump should be checked at the same time. Also your timing belt should be replaced around this time. The Anti freeze is only available from your dealer so do not mix your anti-freezes. This could cause severe cooling problems. Since you didn't say where your anti-freeze is leaking. I would check your oil for signs of water. Make sure your coolant reservoir is tightly sealed. Distilled water can be added to get you to a VW dealer but this will affect your cooling system if you add too much. Never open the radiator always add fluids to the reservoir only
Location of the thermostat on a 2000 volkswagen beetle?
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i have a VW beetle 2000 and it costs $60 to fill up
The hood release lever on a 2000 Volkswagen Beetle is located to the left of the brake pedal, near the door. It resembles a handle which is pulled toward the rear of the vehicle to release.
It is important to have the right windshield wipers on a car. A 2000 Volkswagen Beetle has 21 inch long windshield wipers.
Show me how to replace the camshaft position sensor on a 2000 volkswagen new beetle
not more than 150 $
coolant leak from wire harness
Most of the time it is because the water pump is going out and it is leaking where the pulley is on the engine.
approx 14 gallons
up to 1 million pounds or more
The cycle switch not engaging the Compressors clutch
You can tell if your window regulator is broken on a Volkswagen Beetle when you hear a big clunk as it goes down.
the freeze plugs on the side of the motor could be done.
Coolant is pink. You should have your water pump checked.
It needs to be connected to diagnostic equipment for the fault codes to be read and then cleared.
Probably a blown or leaking head gasket.
A part has failed. Find where the leak starts, and fix that part.
I get on average 45mpg using biodiesel in my 2000 vw beetle TDI. I am not sure about regular diesel, but I would guess it would be the same.
Check the Kelly Blue book. It depends on the condition and mileage of the car.
Remove the battery and have it tested at any auto parts store.
The gear oil capacity of the 2000 Volkswagen New Beetle with a manual transmission is 2.1 quarts. For this vehicle, 75w90 synthetic gear oil is recommended.
This may help.... my wife's 2000 Beetle had terrible reception and static. I purchased a longer antenna on-line and installed it (very easy on the Beetle). Problem solved.