I am trying to fix a 1999 Beetle for my ex wife, ended up having to buy a new battery - (the old one was the wrong one, I don't know if it damaged the electrics!) The car sat for 4 months. I put the n

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Asked by Aug 21, 2014 at 02:45 PM about the 1999 Volkswagen Beetle 2 Dr GL Hatchback

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A different size battery shouldn't be a cause for alarm. What is the rest of your question, it seems to not have posted.

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