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A couple of problems - Headlights, airbag, temperature

I just bought a 2000 beetle. The headlights don't turn on but the highbeams work. The airbag light has come on and stays on. Now the temperature light has come on sometimes solid blue sometimes flashing blue.

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  • hunnybare4u Aug 31, 2008

    my headlights don't work but my highbeams work and my malfunction light comes on and stays on goes off afer about a week and then goes back off i have had it checked nothing on the malfunction but i haven't found out what the trouble is with the headlights i was hoping someone could tell me what they have found the problem to be and was it expensive to fix


  • Buds78 Jan 18, 2009

    Just bought a 2000 beetle temp light comes on blue after start but goes out after a short while, I thought that was normal. Air bag light on all the time; this just started so I haven't had much time to investigate. I'm not sure how to get the codes, will any of the OBD2 testers get the malfuntion codes; I've been considering buying one?

  • templehigh Jan 25, 2009

    I just bought my 2000 beetle and noticed that the airbag light stays on all the time. Is there some way of resetting this?

  • Anonymous Jan 25, 2009

    My air bag light is on, and I have the blue temp light too!

  • brandywine24 Feb 08, 2009

    My airbag light has been on forever. Also my alarms sounds for no reason, so I can't lock my car. Trunk and gas tank buttons don't work. Is this all connected?

  • Anonymous Feb 15, 2009

    I have the same problem. the air bag light is on and if you turn the car of with the blinker on the blinker light stays on until you turn it of.Gremlins in the system i think.

  • Anonymous Mar 22, 2014

    airbag light comes on stays on than go off



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Did you go through all the checks i suggested?

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