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2002 Volkswagen Beetle Overview

Volkswagen upped the ante in 2002 by offering the Beetle in a new trim package, the Turbo S. The fastest Beetle yet, it was powered by VW's 1.8-liter, 4-cylinder turbocharged engine, with a bump in horsepower from 150 to 180. A new six-speed manual transmission was also part of the package, as were such features as a front spoiler, a redesigned rear bumper, an Electronic Stabilization Program, and special 17-inch wheels.

The rest of the line received only minor upgrades, such as new colors (Riviera Blue, Pastel Green) and larger tires on 16-inch wheels.

The Beetle continued to draw the admiration and enthusiasm of drivers, with new bright colors only adding to the visual appeal of the vehicle. There were a few minor complaints - - about the limited storage space in the trunk and rear seat room, for instance - - but generally drivers were won over by the Beetle's nimbleness, sporty look, and "fun" factor.

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Epc And Break On

Epc and break light on when you crack up. Soon as you start driving It beeps. Break lights do work Still has power

Battery Went Dead Charged It. When Put It Back In Car Will Not Crank.

Battery went dead charged it now car wont start.cluster panel illuminates but will not crank.

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02 VW Beetle Power Window/power Lock Issues

02 VW Beetle: If you try to raise or lower the passenger side power window (on either side) it makes the power door locks lock, if unlocked. Window will not move. Is my car possessed or is it a wir...

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2002 VW Beetle Overheating

After replacing the radiator, thermostat, water pump and cooling sensor my 2002 VW Beetle 2.0 engine (not turbo) continues to overheat to boiling! What have I missed!??

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