How to Change the Oil in a VW Jetta?

Answer Save money on routine car maintenance by changing your own oil. The VW Jetta has a regular oil changing procedure that you can do with very little auto repair knowledge. Change your oil every 5,000... Read More »

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How to Change Oil in a Jetta TDI?

Although diesel engines function differently from gasoline engines, they do require some of the same maintenance, such as changing the oil. The Volkswagen TDI is the same way, and should be done ty... Read More »

How to Change the Oil in a 2007 Jetta TDI?

Volkswagen offers its Jetta model with an optional Turbo Diesel (TDI) engine. These engines are made from heavier, harder metal for more durability. The oil in these engines must be changed on a re... Read More »

How to Change a Thermostat in a Jetta?

If you own a Volkswagen Jetta built between 1990 and 2005, the thermostat is located on the bottom half of the water pump. This allows the thermostat to regulate the engine temperature as the coola... Read More »

How to Change the Alternater on a VW Jetta TDI?

The alternator on your VW Jetta TDI is an electrical generator that recharges the battery while the car is on to power the ignition and electrical systems. When the alternator fails, as do all elec... Read More »