How many miles can a 2001 volkswagon beetle go before it needs a new engine?

Asked by Oct 25, 2013 at 12:23 PM about the 2001 Volkswagen Beetle

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I'm not sure exactly what type of beetle it is but I was wondering how long the engines last in those cars and what kind of maintenance problems might they have?

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timing belt every 60,000...oil changes ever 3000 and you'll be alright...things like the seat gettin' torn and sunk in happens...ball joints and any moving parts may start to wear and become unsafe~

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