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2005 Volkswagen Beetle GL 2.0L ConvertibleReview
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I Like It. — Gas mileage is good and is fun to drive specially with top down. Front seats are very spacious and comfortable. Accelaraton is slow but then again is four cylinder.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: Appearance is good in and out.

Cons: If you need to change the battery you are in trouble.

10 of 10 people found this review helpful.
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2005 Volkswagen Beetle GLS 2.0LReview
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Mike's Beetle — This is a nice car and very dependable. The car is very reliable with comfortable seats. The only problem is the leatherette seats are very cold in the winter. I would recommend this car for anyone who is just starting to drive.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: It has huge windows.

Cons: Spearkers are staticky.

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2005 Volkswagen Beetle GL 2.0L ConvertibleReview
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Love Bug — This car is fantastic for summer activities and even winter activities. It runs great and purrs like a kitten. It gets great gas mileage and its very easy to maintain. This is the best car to drive! Manual is so much fun.

Pros: drives great

Cons: nothing

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2005 Volkswagen Beetle GL 2.0LReview
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Just Precious.....but Lacks Power And Mass — Just precious, and relatively manuerable....but scary on hills (little horsepower), windy streets, and around any large cars. This little thing wouldn't stand a ice cube's chance in helll against a hummer...

Pros: manueverability, adorable appearance, size

Cons: Lacks strength and horsepower

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2005 Volkswagen BeetleReview
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Excellent On Gas — my grandparents owned one in the 60's,that's good enough for me.

Pros: good gas mileage today,its compact with its sleek styling,its a winner in my eyes

Cons: can't think of any at this time

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2005 Volkswagen Beetle GLS 1.9L TDIReview
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Diesel Beetle, Cute, Great Fuel Economy! — Only hybrids get better fuel economy, but this will run biodiesel. Handles like an Audi TT, because it is built on the same platform. Never have to tune up, because there are no spark plugs, etc to worry about.

Pros: 42+ MPG, Sunroof, MP3 Player standard.

Cons: The Germans havent quite perfected the electrical systems yet.

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2005 Volkswagen Beetle GLS 2.0L ConvertibleReview
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It Is A Fun Toy — 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 but now with a baby is a little difficult due to space, but we love the car

Pros: Everything about this car is excellent

Cons: Front lights tend to leak water, back seat space is for children but not for child seat.

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2005 Volkswagen Beetle GL 2.0LReview
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Beautiful Car — massive dashboard. Best to have a 1.6 or a diesel as have been known to be gas gusslers

Pros: loads of charisma

Cons: can be heavy on fuel

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2005 Volkswagen Beetle GLS 2.0L ConvertibleReview
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It Will Not Disappoint You ... And Makes A Positive Statement Where Ever You May Travel!! — Fun car to drive with the top up or down. Acceleration is just okay. Not what I'd like. It is a very heavy and solid drive that corners at high speed extremely well. What I like the very most: there is no change in performance or gas mileage when running the A/C. Outstanding drive in heavy rain.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: Great for resort and/or city driving. Outstanding in the rain and snow. I wish I got the hardtop w/ turbo or the TDI

Cons: At 119,000 miles had to get rid of it! The transmission was soon needing to be replaced for $4,300 and the top started to leak $3,500 to replace.

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2005 Volkswagen Beetle GLS 1.8TReview
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My Bug Is Still A Keeper!!! — Overall the bug is a keeper... other than the cons described above the car drives great and is soooo fun and cute...I believe with the new model that came out this year there is a huge improvement on all the things describe as being a con. I dont like the new body style...its looks like a mini cooper and a Porsche combined and simply take away from the classic look the bug is all about... I feel they should have had two optional body's to choose from... the reason I feel people buy them is because it is a bug (that's why I wanted one anyway)... that is just my opinion.

Pros: Car handle the road and accelerates like no body business. Okay on gas, fun to drive. great warranty. You don't ever see one sitting on the side of the road with a pick up sticker on it.

Cons: Lord! the parts are plastic and cheap... stuff just fall  off, the motor in the window is slowly braking down, the spoiler fall off (cheap), the fake leather started to crack... the transmission went ( thank God that was covered under warranty)  Speaking of warranty once its gone parts are outrageous (plastic spoiler over $250.00!!!). The hub caps pop off. Look around you notice bugs running around with at least one missing hub cap.  

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2018 Volkswagen Beetle Reviews

Review By prndeb

I love this car! Has all the bells and whistles and a bit of pep! It was a bit pricey but I couldn’t pass it up! Read More

Review By Chrisj35

love the convertible and it is peppy on the highway Read More

2017 Volkswagen Beetle Reviews

Review By Guru9K7M5V

To new to judge, but it seems good ! Read More

Review By Guru91NNDW

Fun to drive. It’s great at the highway. Very easy to drive so is good as first car. I bought it for my daughter and she is so happy with the beetle. Read More

2016 Volkswagen Beetle Reviews

Review By David

This beautiful car makes me feel like a kid again. Read More

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Convertible. Great color. Good tires. Good interior shape. Price seems good. Read More

2015 Volkswagen Beetle Reviews

Review By Guru18TPM

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