2005 Volkswagen Beetle Overview

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Bi-Color Edition
3 national listings
Avg. Price: $6,239
Dark Flint Edition Convertible
Avg. Price: $7,976
GL 2.0L
Avg. Price: $5,961
GL 2.0L Convertible
Avg. Price: $6,908
GLS 1.8L Convertible
Avg. Price: $7,846
GLS 1.8T
Avg. Price: $7,373
GLS 1.9L TDI
Avg. Price: $7,118
GLS 2.0L
Avg. Price: $6,793
GLS 2.0L Convertible
Avg. Price: $7,686

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Average User Score

4.35 stars

Based on 17 reviews

Oh Baby!!! Fun Sized Car That Is Great On Gas! by sunflwrh
 — This baby hugs the road, you feel like your driving a dream... I've driven on ice and seen SUVs struggle and I had no problems maintaining control. The gas mileage is GREAT especially during thes... Read More
It Is A Fun Toy by Maurizio
 — Great piece of engineering; a lot of fun with either the top up or down. I own a black on tan leather with multi spoke alloy wheels and XM radio and it's an overall great car. My wife use to drive it ... Read More
This Is A Fun Little Car With Alot Of Power For A 2.0l Engine by mtate32
 — Rear seating space, is not for adults, and barley accommodates kids. Engine is very peppy especially in Sport mode. Heated seats are a real plus in the winter time. A/C could get colder faster but it ... Read More

2005 Volkswagen Beetle Overview

Overall User Score

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Based on 16 reviews

2005 Volkswagen Beetle

In keeping with its hip, trendy styling, the Volkswagen Beetle offered a standard MP3 player with its AM/FM/CD audio system in 2005, as well as an XM or Sirius satellite radio (with a three-month subscription). For the 1.8T Turbo trim package, the automaker offered an optional six-speed automatic transmission with Tiptronic manual shifting. New exterior colors were also introduced, including Tornado Red and Shadow Blue. The Turbo S trim package was discontinued.

Standard features included four-wheel anti-lock brakes, front and side airbags, cruise control, power steering, power windows, remote power door locks, easy entry to the rear seats, single-zone climate control, heated exterior mirrors, and an anti-theft alarm system. Options include a sunroof, Xenon high-density headlights, and an OnStar communications system.

The one thing most Beetle owners didn't have was buyer's remorse. In comment after comments, buyers are enthusiastic about their cars and are happy with their purchasing decisions. Despite its few quirks, the Beetle definitely has an ability to put a smile on any driver's face.

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What Does Epc Mean On A 2005 Vw Beetle

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2005 Vw Beetle Fuses,do You Need Special Fuses Or Generic Fuses Work

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I Have A 2005 Vw Beetle Convertible, I Need To Know If When The Top Is Down...

I keep getting different answers from everyone I ask. Please help, season short to drive without the top down,

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The Back Window Of My 2005 Beetle Convertible Is Coming Loose. Everyone Say...

back window is coming loose from the ragtop on my 2005 beetle convertible. The vw dealer as well as upholsterers say I must buy a new top! I cannot afford this and i need any suggestions to remedy t...

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Loud Noise From Starter After Releasing Ingnition Key - What Is It ?

2005 beetle , 2.0L . If the key is released very quickly it will not make the noise .

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