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  1. Jetta Troubleshooting
    Okay. Everyone be nice to me. I am a 19 year old girl who needs a lot of advice with her car. I have a 2003 volkswagen jetta and it has about 112,000 miles on it. I haven't had it for 2 years yet and I am having a lot of problems. First I need a new exhaust pipe and the mechanic wants to charge...
  2. VW Jetta / Bora MKIV 1998 Euro,1999.5 US -2005
    SPECS: 2003 JETTA 1.8T Wolfsburg Premium gas only 120,500 miles Fuel filter changed at 120,000 miles So about two weeks ago I started having a weird issue with my Jetta. I would be driving in the morning and my car would just die on me. I always let my car warm up in the morning and I would...
  3. VW Jetta / Bora MKIV 1998 Euro,1999.5 US -2005
    I just purchased a 2003 VW Jetta 1.8T Wolfsburg with 120,000 miles on it about 3 weeks ago. About a week after I purchased the car my coolant light came on as soon as I started the car. I popped the hood and there was NO coolant left! My stepdad and I looked at the car and a hose from the...
  4. Jetta Troubleshooting
    My 2003 Jetta continues to run after turning off the key. I replaced the ignition switch module and have eliminated the mechanical part as a issue. If I pull both battery cables and hold them together for a couple minutes and reconnect them, the ignition will shut off the engine a couple times...
  5. VW JETTA OWNERS & ENTHUSIASTS INTRODUCTIONS
    Hey everyone, just bought a black 2003 Jetta Wolfsburg Edition yesterday. Already love it. Ill be wanting to upgrade it over time so I figured a join this forum to get some tips and advice!
  6. VW Jetta / Bora MKIV 1998 Euro,1999.5 US -2005
    Hello, I'm new, so please forgive me. If I'm in the wrong spot please guide me! How long do Jettas last? I am looking to buy a used Jetta and have found a decent 2003 Jetta GL w/ 119k miles. Since it is used and I don't know the prior owner, I want to service it right away so it will last me a...
  7. VW Jetta TDI / Diesel / Bluemotion
    I was driving along the road and my fan belt napped, so i managed to replace the fan belt as well as the tensioner and damp, tried to start the Car but it does not start, it states stop, oil press pressure, Can anyone please help me
  8. Jetta Troubleshooting
    Hi, I have a 2003 Jetta GLI that is making strange noises coming from the engine. The car has a little under 90k. The car has two new ignition coils, and a new water pump. Also has a new clutch. The timing chain has not been replaced, as with the serpentine belt. I can't find out what that noise...
  9. Jetta Troubleshooting
    What's up everyone. My girlfriend's got a 2003 Jetta 1.8. I have to wait about 15-20 minutes before i can drive the car; if i drive without waiting the gear is stuck on the first shift and just accelerates. Having to pull over for several minutes until it decides to make the shift changes...
  10. VW Jetta / Bora MKIV 1998 Euro,1999.5 US -2005
    At Risk of sounding like an idiot sounds like a vr6 wich is a acute angle v6, but I dunno I have a 1.8t. As for clunky I would check your linkages. Also pics are super great Sent from my HTC Aria using Tapatalk
  11. Blog
    Hi there! I have an o3 jetta GL and am trying to do some repairs to it to make is sell-ready. I have had it for a long time and the mileage is getting pretty high, so we have decided to fix what we can, and sell it for as much as we can while it is still in decent condition. Here is a list of...
  12. VW Jetta / Bora MKIV 1998 Euro,1999.5 US -2005
    I have a 2003 jetta GLS. My front headrests wont do down. I tried to adjust them a little bit and now both front headrests are fully extended and I can't move them down or up. The rear ones have a little button and can be both adjusted and removed. I'm about to get a sledge hammer or my hacksaw...
  13. VW Jetta MKV 2005.5–2010
    i have a 2003 Jetta GL with the original factory radio. It stopped working out of no where and i know that it is a common problem. my question is can i replace my 2003 radio with the radio from a 2008 jetta. they are both double din but i am not sure if the size is the same or if the wiring...
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