2008 New Beetle Volkswagen VIN 3VWRF31Y98M413598 Vehicle history report
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Year 2008
Make Volkswagen
Model New Beetle
Trim Package SE
VIN 3VWRF31Y98M413598
Body Convertible
Doors 2
Age 8
Engine Configuration inline
Engine Horsepower 150
Highway MPG 28
City MPG 20

Active Recalls Available

  • Defect Description: VOLKSWAGEN IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2006-2010 JETTA, RABBIT, NEW BEETLE, NEW BEETLE CONVERTIBLE, AND MODEL YEAR 2009 JETTA SPORTWAGEN VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 2.5L ENGINES. THE JETTA, JETTA SPORTWAGEN, RABBIT VEHICLES MAY HAVE A SMALL PLASTIC TAB LOCATED ON THE WINDSHIELD WASHER FLUID RESERVOIR THAT MAY CHAFE AGAINST AN UNDERHOOD FUEL SUPPLY LINE. THE NEW BEETLE AND THE NEW BEETLE CONVERTIBLE VEHICLES MAY HAVE A FASTENING CLAMP ON A HYDRAULIC HOSE OF THE POWER STEERING SYSTEM THAT MAY BE LOCATED IN AN IMPROPER POSITION WHICH COULD CAUSE CHAFING AGAINST AN UNDERHOOD FUEL SUPPLY LINE.
    Influenced By: MFR
    Recall Number: 10V621000
  • 2008-02-28 Defect Description: ON CERTAIN SPECIAL EDITION TRIPLE WHITE SEDAN VEHICLES, AN INCORRECT ADHESIVE MAY HAVE BEEN USED TO ATTACH THE ROOF SPOILER TO THE REAR GLASS OF THE VEHICLE. IF THE INCORRECT ADHESIVE WAS USED, THE SPOILER COULD BECOME LOOSE OR FALL FROM THE VEHICLE WITHOUT WARNING, EVEN THOUGH INITIALLY THE SPOILER MAY FEEL SECURE.
    Influenced By: MFR
    Recall Number: 08V036000
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