20 Most Recent 2001 Volkswagen Beetle Questions & Answers


first make sure the fuel pump working you can hear littil sound when you S.W on from rear seat inside for few second > if no sound replace fuel pump with fuel filter. or you can try ( remove rear seat and littile hammer by hand. . some cases you have to check spark or stuck fuel filter.

2001 Volkswagen... | Answered on Apr 03, 2019


You need to plug in computer diagnostic equipment like VCDS and interrogate address 15 airbag.

2001 Volkswagen... | Answered on Mar 03, 2019


Trouble Code: P0725

Engine Speed Input Circuit Malfunction

Possible Causes:


The TCM circuit is shorting to ground, B+ or is openTCM has failedECM has failed

2001 Volkswagen... | Answered on Feb 17, 2019


I got this free Pdf manual from reliable-store for free and I don't think Ive visited a mechanic or fixya for help for more than 3-4 times out of the 20 times I f ixed the chipper in these 4 years

2001 Volkswagen... | Answered on Feb 05, 2019


get a Chilton repair manual

2001 Volkswagen... | Answered on Jan 16, 2019


this obd2 trouble code table can help you understand the meaning of code.

2001 Volkswagen... | Answered on Nov 19, 2018


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2001 Volkswagen... | Answered on Sep 29, 2018


P1544Throttle Actuation Potentiometer Signal Too High
P1565Idle Speed Control Throttle Position Lower Limit Not Obtained

P1559Idle Speed Control Throttle Position Adaption Malfunction


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2001 Volkswagen... | Answered on May 13, 2018


Sounds like your fan speed switch. I had the same problem. The fan speed switch is the main power switch to your AC. VW only sells the whole cluster wholesale around 150.00. Let me know if you need instruction on removing cluster.

2001 Volkswagen... | Answered on Mar 29, 2018


The engine doesn't have a mechanical idle speed adjustment - VW/Audi have a software called VagCom (the diagnostic software they use) that is used to adjust the idle - it's completely computer-controlled. You have to change the idle speed using the software.

2001 Volkswagen... | Answered on Mar 27, 2018


It is possible that the pump failed because of an overheating problem. Make sure the fans run by turning on the air conditioning. They should operate as soon as it is turned on. Bad fans are a common problem. The pump should not have been leaking after replacement though. Make sure you have no leaks first and foremost. Then make sure the fans work. There is also a fan control module located in the area under the battery, but it is difficult to properly diagnose. If the fans do not turn on with the a/c, you can jump the wires at the thermo switch. One should be power, and when you jump to one wire they should go to low speed, the other high.
If you like you can ask more questions directly, I was a VW master tech from 2000 to 2008.

2001 Volkswagen... | Answered on Mar 27, 2018


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2001 Volkswagen... | Answered on Mar 18, 2018


That is a funny one, never heard that before, but there is a chip in the key. Try a full reset again.

Tip & How-To about Cars & Trucks
Resetting a Vehicle Anti-Theft System This is how you reset an anti theft system if you have the anti-theft light on, or your car is cranking, but you have no spark.

Doing a full reset of the anti-theft system.

Disconnect both battery leads for at least two hours.
Hold the negative and positive leads together for 5 minutes to fully discharge any power.
Put the key in the ignition, but not turned on. VERY IMPORTANT!
Connect the positive lead.
Connect the negative lead in one swift movement.
Wait 15 minutes for the system to fully reset.
Posted by Andrew... on Jan 14, 2018
Resetting Vehicle Anti Theft System

2001 Volkswagen... | Answered on Mar 02, 2018


U will have to clear all fault codes first the start the car and let it idle for a while switch off and scan again to see with sensor caused the fault codes the first time

2001 Volkswagen... | Answered on Feb 15, 2018


Your best bet , take it to a qualified repair shop .

2001 Volkswagen... | Answered on Feb 11, 2018

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