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Volkswagen Jetta Mk IV (1999-2005) Technical Articles

Welcome to our Volkswagen Jetta MkIV Technical Articles section. We've gathered a vast collection of useful articles to help you perform many repairs and upgrades on your VW Jetta. Save money by doing your own work and perform the repairs using the information we've provided here. Can't find what you're looking for? Try our Search Engine at the top of the page, or hop over to one of our Technical Bulletin Boards - focusing on repairs for all Volkswagen cars! If you'd like to support the site and submit your own Technical Article, contact us here!

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 Basics & Essentials
Air Filter Replacement
A dirty air filter can cause poor mileage as well as poor running. Here's how to change it yourself.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1999-05)
Cabin Air Filter Replacement
Interior smelling bad? That musty smell is usually due to a clogged cabin filter. Here's how to change it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1999-05)
Windshield Washer Reservoir Replacement
Washer fluid reservoirs are prone to failure Here's how to change it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Jacking Up Your Mk4 Jetta
Scared of jacking your car up by yourself? Here's how to do it right.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
 Engine
Compression Test
A compression test is a great way to determine the overall health of an engine. This article shows you how to do it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1999-05)
Engine Cover Removal
Pretty much every job on the 2.0 requires the engine cover to be removed. Here's how its done.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1999-05)
Spark Plug Replacement
Changing the spark plugs is something that everyone should be able to do themselves. Here's how.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1999-05)
Reading Fault Codes
This article goes over the basics of extracting diagnostic trouble codes from your car.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1999-05)
Serpentine Belt Tensioner Replacement
A noisy serpentine belt tensioner is a warning sign of impending failure. Change it out today with our handy guide.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Oil Change
Likely the most common DIY project for your VW. Here's how its done.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Serpentine Belt Replacement
An often overlooked part of maintenance, the serpentine belt should be inspected and changed if needed. Here's how you do it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Oil Pressure Sender Replacement
The oil pressure sender is prone to leaking over time. Here's how to replace it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Secondary Air Hose Replacement
The secondary air hoses are prone to breakage. Here's how to change them.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Valve Cover Gasket Replacement
A leaking valve cover gasket is never fun. Here's how to replace it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Intake Manifold Removal
Various projects require removing the intake manifold. Here's how its done
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Camshaft Position Sensor Replacement
A failing camshaft position sensor can cause a no-start situation. Here's how to replace it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Oil Cooler Replacement
A leaking oil cooler can lead to serious problems. Replace yours today with our handy article.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Lower Intake Manifold Removal
Need to remove the lower intake manifold? Here's how its done.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Camshaft Removal
Need to replace the camshaft? Follow our handy guide.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Upper Engine Mount Replacement
A worn upper engine mount can cause all sorts of issues. Here's how to change it yourself today. 
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Rear Main Seal Replacement
It's a good idea to replace the rear main seal whenever you do a clutch job on your Mk4 2.0 Jetta. Here's how its done.  
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Oil Pan Replacement
A cracked or leaking oil pan is a common problem on the Mk4 Jetta. Here's how to replace it yourself with our handy guide. 
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Lower Engine Mount Replacement
A worn out lower engine mount can cause odd vibrations or knocking when accelerating. Here's how to replace it yourself. 
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Flywheel Replacement
I highly recommend re-surfacing or replacing your flywheel when a new clutch is installed. Here's how it's done. 
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Engine Crankcase Valve Replacement
Car not passing emissions testing? The problem may be the engine crankcase valve. Here's how to replace it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Catalytic Converter Replacement
Car not passing emissions testing? The problem may be the catalytic converter. Here's how to replace it. 
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
 Fuel Injection
Mass Air Flow Sensor Replacement
A MAF sensor fault can cause all sorts of problems. Here's how to change the MAF yourself.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1999-05)
Fuel Pressure Regulator Replacement
A failing fuel pressure regulator can cause a few odd running problems. Here's how to replace it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1999-05)
Secondary Air Pump Replacement
Not passing emissions? The cause could be a failing air pump. Here's how to replace it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1999-05)
Engine Management Systems
This article goes over the basics of engine management systems for the Jetta.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1999-05)
Throttle Body Cleaning
A gunked up throttle body can cause a variety of running problems. Here's how to clean it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Knock Sensor Replacement
Knock sensors are an important part of the ignition system. A failing sensor can cause big problems. Here's how to change them.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Fuel Injector Replacement
Over time, fuel injectors can get clogged and fail. Here's how to replace them.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Oxygen Sensor Replacement
Worn out oxygen sensors can cause all sorts of drive-ability problems. Here's how to replace them yourself!
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Accelerator Pedal Module Replacement
A dead accelerator pedal module can leave you stranded. Here's how to replace it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Crankshaft Position Sensor Replacement
A failing crankshaft sensor can cause your car to not start when its hot, or even not at all. Here's how to change it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Fuel Filter Replacement
Replacing the fuel filter is a normal part of vehicle maintenance. Here's how to do it. 
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Fuel Pump Replacement
A bad fuel pump can be a bit tricky to replace. In this article, I'll go over the steps involved with changing it. 
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
 Water Cooling
Coolant Flush and Replacement
Replacing the engine coolant is an often overlooked part of vehicle maintenance. Here's how to do it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
ECU Coolant Temperature Sender Replacement
The ECU coolant temp sender is used to provide the car's ECU with a constant temperature signal. When they fail, they can cause all sorts of problems. Here's how to change it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Coolant Expansion Tank Replacement
Coolant expansion tanks are known to fail over time. Here's how to replace it yourself.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Radiator Hose Replacement
Radiator hoses wear out over time. In this article, I'll go over the basics of changing them.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Radiator Fan Switch
A failing fan switch can damage your car's engine. Here's how to replace it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Water Pump Replacement
A leaking water pump is never a good sign. Here's how to replace it yourself.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Radiator Fan Replacement
Radiator fans burn out over time. Here's how to replace them yourself
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
 Brakes
Rear Brake Pad Replacement
One of the more common DIY jobs is replacing brake pads. Here's how its done.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Front Brake Rotor Replacement
Need to change the front brake rotors? Here's how.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Front Brake Pad Replacement
One of the more common DIY jobs is replacing brake pads. Here's how its done.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Front Brake Line Replacement
Over time, brake lines wear out due to the elements. Here's how to replace the front lines on your Mk4 Jetta
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
ABS Sensor Replacement
Faulty ABS sensors can cause a variety of problems with the ABS system. Here's how to replace them.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Front Brake Caliper Replacement
A sticking brake caliper usually means its time for replacement. Here's how its done.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Rear Brake Rotor Replacement
Need to change the rear brake rotors? Here's how.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Rear Brake Line Replacement
Brake lines wear out over time. Replace old brakes lines yourself with our article!
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Bleeding Brakes
Bleeding brakes can be a frustrating process. Here's how to do it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Master Cylinder Replacement
A leaking or blown master cylinder can be a potentially life threatening situation. Change yours today with our handy guide. 
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Rear Brake Caliper Replacement
Need to replace a rear caliper? Here's how you do it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Parking Brake Adjustment
Adjusting the parking brake is easier than you think with our handy guide. 
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
 Suspension
Steering Wheel Removal
In this article, we'll cover steering wheel removal.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Front Sway Bar Drop Link Replacement
Sway bar drop links are prone to wear on cars with over 100K miles. Here's how to replace them.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Tie Rod End Replacement
Worn out tie rod ends can cause a variety of handling problems. Here's how to replace them.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Rear Shock Replacement
Is your car handling poorly due to age? Change your rear shocks today with our handy article.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Front Control Arm Replacement
Changing the front control arms yourself is something well within the realm of the do it yourselfer. Here's how its done. 
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Rear Spring Replacement
Need to replace a broken rear spring? Here's how.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Power Steering Fluid Reservoir Replacement
A leaking fluid reservoir is always a mess. Don't let a leak turn into a steering rack needing to be replaced.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Power Steering Pump Replacement
Need to change your power steering pump? Here's how.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Front Strut Replacement
Over time, shocks and struts wear out. Here's how to replace the front struts in your Mk4 Jetta.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
 Electrical
Charging and Jump Starting your Jetta
Dead battery? Need to charge or jump your Jetta? Look here.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1999-05)
Coil Pack and Spark Plug Wire Replacement
Over time, a failing coil pack and wires can cause drive-ability issues. Here's how to replace them.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1999-05)
Power Window Switch Replacement
Door switches wear out on Volkswagens pretty often. Here's how to replace them.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Dimmer Switch Replacement
The dimmer switch is prone to failure over the years. Here's how to replace it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Brake Light Switch Replacement
A failing brake light switch can create a dangerous driving situation. Here's how to replace it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Starter Inhibit Switch Replacement
The starter inhibit switch prevents you from starting the car without pushing the clutch pedal. Here's how to change it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Service Light Indicator Reset
The "Service Now" message on the dashboard can be irritating at times. Here's how to reset it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Battery Replacement
All batteries wear out, it's only a matter of time. Here's how to replace it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Airbag Removal
Learn how to remove the steering wheel airbag the correct way in this article.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Emergency Flasher Switch Replacement
The flasher switch can cause some interesting issues if it starts failing. Here's how to change it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Headlight Switch Replacement
Switches wear out over time. Here's how to change a faulty headlight switch yourself.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Instrument Cluster Removal
Certain jobs require removing the instrument cluster. Here's how its done.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Dome Light Replacement
Replacing the dome light bulbs can be a little tricky. Here's how its done.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Interior Map Light Bulb Replacement
These small bulbs are literally a snap to replace. Here's how its done.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Clockspring Replacement
The clockspring on the Mk4 Jetta can cause problems with the airbag system over time. Here's how to replace it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Ignition Switch Replacement
A worn out ignition switch can cause all sorts of electrical problems. Here's how to replace it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Turn Signal and Wiper Switch Replacement
Worn turn signal switches can cause all sorts of headaches. Here's how to replace it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Front Power Window Motor Replacement
Windows that don't go up or down are never fun. Here's how to replace a faulty window motor.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Starter Replacement
Starters wear out, it's a fact of life. Here's how to replace it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Reverse Light Switch Replacement
The reverse light switch can wear out over time, preventing the reverse lights from operating. Here's how to replace it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Alternator Replacement
The Alternator is the heart of your vehicle's electrical system. Here's how to replace it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Trunk Lid Actuator Replacement
Over time, the small actuator that opens the trunk lid can fail. Here's how to replace it. 
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Vehicle Speed Sensor Replacement
The vehicle speed sensor provides the signal for the speedometer to work. Here's how to replace it yourself. 
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Light Bulb Replacement
Learn how to change the light bulbs in your Jetta with our handy article.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
License Plate Light Replacement
Need to change out the license plate bulbs? Here's how to do it. 
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Blower Motor Regulator Replacement
Fan only blowing on one speed or not at all? The problem may be a faulty regulator. Here's how to change it. 
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
ECU Replacement
In this article, I'll go over over the steps involved with replacing the ECU
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Blower Motor Replacement
Replacing the blower motor is easier than you think. Here's how its done.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Wiper Motor Replacement
Need to replace the wiper motor? Its easy with our handy guide. 
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Headlight Assembly Replacement
Got a cracked or hazed over headlight lens? Replace yours today with our handy guide
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Third Brake Light Replacement
Bulbs wear out, it's a fact of live. Here's how to replace the third brake light on your Mk4 Jetta.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Passenger Airbag Replacement
In this article, I'll show you how to replace the passenger side airbag
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Rear Defrost Switch Replacement
Got a broken defroster switch? Replacement is literally a snap.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Sunvisor Light Bulb Replacement
The sunvisor light bulbs burn out over time. Here's how to replace them.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Main Relay Replacement
Over time, a failing main relay can cause the fuel injection to stop working. Here's how you replace it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Front Door Lock Module Replacement
The door lock modules tend to fail after years of use. Here's how to replace them.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
 Body & Interior
Front Grille Removal
A few projects require removing the front grille. Here's how you do it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1999-05)
Hood Shock Replacement
Hood shocks wear out, its just a matter of time. Here's how to replace it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Trunk Lid Shock Replacement
Trunk lid shocks wear out, its just a matter of time. Here's how to replace them.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Lower Dashboard Panel Removal
Various projects require removing the lower dash panel. Here's how its done
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Front Seat Removal
Removing the front seats makes certain jobs easier on the Mk4 Jetta. Here's how to do it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Rear Seat Removal
Removing the rear seats can help with access on certain jobs. Here's how to do it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Battery Box Removal
The battery box needs to be removed to perform a few jobs on the Mk4 Jetta 2.0. Here's how you do it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Side Mirror Cap Replacement
The side mirror caps are prone to oxidation over the years. Replace them today with our handy guide.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Front Door Panel Removal
Many jobs on the VW Jetta require the door panels to be removed. Here's how you do it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Headlight Lens Refinishing
Cloudy and hazy headlight lenses can be dangerous. Use our tech article to refinish the lenses yourself.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Side Mirror Removal
Need to replace the side mirror assembly? Look here.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Trunk Latch Replacement
The trunk latch is prone to breaking and leaving you with a trunk lid that wont close. Here's how to replace it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
De-badging Your Mk4 Jetta
Want a more clean look at the rear of your Mk4 Jetta? This article shows you how to remove your rear emblems.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Taillight Lens Replacement
A cracked or broken tailight lens is always annoying. Here's how to replace it yourself.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Trunk Lid Lock Cylinder Replacement
Trunk lid no longer working when you try to manually unlock it? It may be a broken lock cylinder. Here's how to replace it. 
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Gearshift Knob and Boot Replacement
Replacing a worn gearshift knob and boot can greatly improve the looks of your car. Here's how to do it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Rear Door Panel Removal
Various projects require removing the rear door panel. Here's how to do it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Center Console Removal
A few projects on the Mk4 Jetta require removing the center console. Here's how you do it. 
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Glovebox Removal
Here's how to remove the glovebox on the Mk4 Jetta
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Cowl Panel Removal 
Need to remove or replace your car's cowl panel? Here's how its done. 
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Wiper Arm Replacement
Need to remove the wiper arms? Here's how it's done. 
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Front Bumper Cover Removal
Various projects on the Mk4 Jetta require you to remove the front bumper cover. Here's how its done. 
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Front Wheel Liner Removal 
In this article, I'll show you how to remove the front wheel liner.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Rear Parcel Shelf Removal
In this article, I'll go over the steps involved with removing the rear parcel shelf.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Rear Bumper Cover Removal
Need to remove the rear bumper cover? Here's how its done.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Front Bumper Removal
Here's how to remove the front bumper on the Mk4 Jetta
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Rear Bumper Removal
Here's how to remove the rear bumper on the Mk4 Jetta
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Trunk Lid Catch Trim Replacement
The trunk lid catch trim can get bent or 'boogered up' over the years. Here's how to replace it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Front Window Regulator Replacement
It's a fact of life, the window regulator will fail at some point. Here's how to replace it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Front Door Handle Replacement
Got a broken door handle? Here's how to replace it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Lower A Pillar Panel Removal
The lower A pillar panels must be removed for a few jobs on the Mk4 Jetta. Here's how its done.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Hood Release Handle Replacement
The plastic hood release handles can snap after years of use. Here's how to replace it
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Cupholder Replacement
Got a broken cupholder? Here's how to replace it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Sunvisor Replacement
Sunvisors tend to delaminate over time. Here's how to replace it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Hood Release Cable Replacement
Over time, the hood release cable can snap. Here's how to replace it. 
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Rear Inner Door Handle Replacement
Over time, inner door handles can break due to the elements. Here's how to replace them. 
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Glovebox Lock Cylinder Replacement
The glovebox lock cylinder can wear out over time. Here's how to replace it. 
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Relay Panel Access and Relay Replacement
Need to change a relay? Here's how to access the relay panel
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Front Door Seal Replacement
It's a good bet that at the door seals on any car over ten years old are probably cracked and leaking. Here's how to replace them.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Front Inner Door Handle Replacement
The inner door handles get a lot of wear over the years. Here's how to replace it yourself. 
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Front Seat Belt Replacement
The front seat belts in any car will stretch over time. In addition, the pre-tensioning mechanism can develop faults resulting in an SRS light. Here's how to replace it yourself. 
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
 Transmission
Manual Transmission Fluid Change
Here are the steps required to change the transmission fluid yourself.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Transmission Input Shaft Seal Replacement
A leaking input shaft seal can eventually render your clutch useless. Here's how to change it. 
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Transmission Mount Replacement
A worn transmission mount can cause all sorts of issues. Here's h0w to change it yourself today. 
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Transmission Removal
Need to change your clutch or rear main seal? The tranny must be removed first. Here's how its done. 
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Clutch Slave Cylinder Replacement
A leaking slave cylinder can stop you dead in your tracks. Here's how to replace it yourself. 
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Axle Replacement
In this article, I'll go over over the steps involved with changing the axles yourself. 
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Clutch Replacement
One of the more challenging DIY jobs is replacing your clutch. Here's what you need to know. 
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
 Miscellaneous
Checking Air Conditioning Refrigerant Levels
A/C not blowing cold anymore? It is possible to diagnose the system your self. Here's how.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1999-05)
Washer Fluid Pump Replacement
The washer fluid pump is known to fail over time. Here's how to replace it.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Wiper Blade Replacement
Wiper blades wear out, its a fact of life. Here's how to replace them.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
Deciphering VIN Numbers
Ever wonder what the VIN numbers actually mean? Here you go.
     Applies to: Jetta MkIV 2.0L (1998-05)
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