038103483 $5 VW Valve Cover Gasket 1.9 Beetle Jetta Golf TDI

New Valve Cover Gasket for 1.9 TDI Engines (ALH Only) for 98-05 Beetle, 99-06 Jetta, 99-07 Golf.

According to VW, this gasket is non-replaceable. Also, we have had some customer complaints saying that the old gasket is nearly impossible to remove. VW requires the purchase of a new valve cover with gasket for well over $100.

I don't currently sell the valve cover assembly.

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Part Number: 038103483
Weight: 0.3
Price: $5.50
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038103483 Valve Cover Gasket

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Detailed Compatibility Data For This Part:

Although a reasonable effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the compatibility data, we are not responsible for any errors in the vehicle compatibility data. Please contact a sales associate for more detailed information.

1998 - 2005 Beetle TDI (ALH)

98 1998 99 1999 00 2000 01 2001 02 2002 03 2003 04 2004 05 2005

1999 - 2006 Jetta TDI (ALH)

06 2006

1999 - 2007 Golf TDI (ALH)

07 2007

Version F

Feedback For This Part:

Date: 1/7/2014 Name: Edward M.
Location: Azusa, CA USA    car:

$160 for a valve cover with gasket or $10 or less for a gasket? If you have to think about it go to the dealer.
Date: 7/21/2014 Name: Julio R.
Location: bolingbrook, il usa    car: 2003 VW Jetta

All good, thanks!
Date: 1/23/2014 Name: John N.
Location: Round Rock, tx usa    car: 2001 VW Jetta

I was impressed with part and the tools that I ordered. The price was great and the fix was spot on. I will order from you again when I am in need of VW part that is for sure.
Date: 3/19/2014 Name: Harry R.
Location: Plantation, florida US    car: 2002 VW Jetta

Very satisfied. Fast shipping.
Date: 5/2/2014 Name: Raymond R.
Location: Smithfield, RI United States    car:

Has been working fine for the last year. Thank you.
Date: 5/1/2014 Name: John T.
Location: Tallahassee, Florida USA    car: 2000 VW Jetta

Very glad to be able to find this part separate from the valve cover. Having more time than the money for a complete valve cover, it was not a problem to spend the time cleaning the old gasket off for reuse of the old valve cover.
Date: 5/20/2014 Name: Jason T.
Location: Cedar Lake, IN United States    car: 2002 VW Golf

Perfect fit . No leaks.
Date: 5/21/2014 Name: Richard S.
Location: Canton, GA USA    car: 2002 VW Jetta

Worked as advertised, had trouble finding this part, glad you had it!
Date: 5/21/2014 Name: Gary B.
Location: fremont, ohio usa    car:

Date: 6/2/2014 Name: Johnny P.
Location: Cullowhee, Nc America    car: 2002 VW Jetta

Fit great, good price, cheaper than VW's whole valve cover, and work just as good.
Date: 7/10/2014 Name: Mike O.
Location: High Point, North Carolina United States    car: 2001 VW Jetta

Good part, a bear to clean old gasket but beats buying valve cover from VW.
Date: 7/24/2014 Name: Ekaterina Z.
Location: Hallandale Beach, FL United States    car: 2000 VW Jetta

Thank you very much! Very fast delivery, everything is fine!
Date: 9/10/2014 Name: Ben F.
Location: Greeneville, TN United States    car: 2003 VW New Beetle

5 Stars
Date: 9/30/2014 Name: LaRue R.
Location: Lewisburg, PA USA    car:

The part works fine.
Date: 10/23/2014 Name: Richard N.
Location: Alamogordo, NM USA    car: 2000 VW New Beetle

Good Fit and price compaired to local parts places.
Date: 10/28/2014 Name: Gilbert G.
Location: Lafayette, Louisiana USA    car: 2002 VW Jetta

Great seller, excellent service, and fast shipping.
Date: 11/14/2014 Name: Mikko M.
Location: Savonlinna, Kallislahti Finland    car: 2002 VW Golf

Thank you very much!
Date: 11/14/2014 Name: Glen J.
Location: hayward, ca us    car:

Excellent service, great prices, and fast shipping. What else could anyone want?!!
Date: 11/14/2014 Name: Cliff C.
Location: Conway, SC USA    car: 2002 VW Jetta

Excellent overall value, item arrived as described, and works as promised.
Date: 1/5/2015 Name: Arben P.
Location: clearwater, fl usa    car: 2002 VW Jetta

Very happy, excellent product.
Date: 1/28/2015 Name: Banu N.
Location: Buzau, Romania Romania    car:

Hello ! I send you this message to tell you that i am very pleased with the gasket that I got from you. The quality is the very best! I was not expecting it to be that good. It is at least as good as the original if not better. I am from Romania and it arrived to me in almost three to four weeks. Thank you!
Date: 2/3/2015 Name: Ernesto S.
Location: Homestead, Florida USA    car: 2002 VW Jetta

It is a very good product. I am always satisfied with your product and price.
Date: 2/10/2015 Name: Matthew B.
Location: Dane, WISCONSIN United States    car: 2003 VW Jetta

I was glad I found a replacement for the valve cover for my 03 Jetta TDI. The factory did not offer a gasket replacement, only option was buying the $200 full cover. The old gasket was a huge pain to get off. I used a blow torch with a flat blade screwdriver and scraped it off. 2 hours to take it off. I used some RTV blue sealant as an extra sealant. Works great! A little bit of work to remove, but saved a lot of money! Thanks again.

Alternative Part Numbers for this item: 038 103 483, 038 103 483 , 038103483

Description: 038103483 Valve Cover Gasket
Price: $5.50