1998 new beetle diesel, while driving glow plug will come on and engine will hesitate (bucking the car) then continue running. Happens maybe once a day

Asked by Nov 02, 2014 at 07:16 PM about the 1998 Volkswagen Beetle 2 Dr TDi Turbodiesel Hatchback

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Second question - unrelated.
Blower for heat and AC will not come on, fuse is good, switch moves as it should

1 Answer

7,745

as for question one that means you have a failing glow plug replace them especially if you have more then 90 k on them. as for 2. Well your looking at a new blower motor and that requires them to tear out your dash and that's a big job

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Volkswagen Beetle Questions

Volkswagen Beetle Experts

#1 tenspeed
tenspeed
Reputation 1,470
#2 Chris Billings
Chris Billings
Reputation 1,380
#3 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 1,120
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Volkswagen Jetta
705 Great Deals out of 29,706 listings starting at $1,200
Used Jeep Wrangler
500 Great Deals out of 17,094 listings starting at $2,990
Used Honda Civic
1,143 Great Deals out of 65,145 listings starting at $1,195
Used Ford Mustang
724 Great Deals out of 38,313 listings starting at $1,750
Used Honda Accord
1,200 Great Deals out of 78,037 listings starting at $969
Used Volkswagen Golf
47 Great Deals out of 2,982 listings starting at $2,223
Used Volkswagen Passat
248 Great Deals out of 21,195 listings starting at $1,700
Used Toyota Corolla
1,336 Great Deals out of 68,327 listings starting at $1,399
Used Volkswagen GTI
130 Great Deals out of 6,275 listings starting at $2,299
Used Toyota Camry
1,482 Great Deals out of 100,777 listings starting at $700
Used BMW 3 Series
1,807 Great Deals out of 40,969 listings starting at $1,350
Used Ford Focus
1,254 Great Deals out of 58,946 listings starting at $1,395

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Volkswagen Beetle For Sale
1,359 listings starting at $15,530
2016 Volkswagen Beetle For Sale
11 Great Deals out of 1,100 listings starting at $12,996
2015 Volkswagen Beetle For Sale
26 Great Deals out of 838 listings starting at $9,977
2014 Volkswagen Beetle For Sale
35 Great Deals out of 536 listings starting at $8,990
2013 Volkswagen Beetle For Sale
68 Great Deals out of 1,181 listings starting at $6,995