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  1. My oil light came on but the oil level was fine. Kept driving with mild fluctuating power loss. Clacking noise started(mabey a rod) then the car died and wont start.

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    where is the transmission dipstick located 2000 volkswagon beetle

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Sounds bad :-(
The "oil light" is an oil pressure light, which is different from what the dipstick measures. Without oil pressure to the engine's bearings they are quickly destroyed.

I fear you may have to replace the engine :-(

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