98 beetle - replaced starter - horn honking and now won't turn over

Asked by Aug 23, 2014 at 07:30 PM about the 1998 Volkswagen Beetle

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

replaced starter - drove a couple miles home, horn went off like an alarm system, now car won't turn over.  Recently purchased. Key is standard, no battery in key.

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It may be like my 96 GTI...pull the positive lead off the battery...wait 60 seconds. Put the key in the ignition and turn to ON position....reattach battery lead. See what happens.

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