My 2003 turbo vw beetle has a loud noise coming from the rear window area. This happens when I stop. It sounds like something is sliding back from inside and hitting the top of the back window???

Asked by Nov 01, 2014 at 11:51 AM about the 2003 Volkswagen Beetle Turbo S

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My 2003 turbo beetle has a loud slamming noise coming from top window area. This noise happens when I stop. It sounds like something sliding back from the top and hitting the top part of the window. I have a sunroof and it works fine and the slamming sound happens with the roof open or closed. Just can't figure why this is happening.....any ideas???

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Most likely, the integrated spoiler that deploys at speed from the top of the rear window is retracting into place with some force...it may need lubrication and/or adjustment. Do consult a VW service shop ASAP.

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Hi Did you ever resolve this issue,I'm interested to know because I'm having the same problem thanx

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