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The Question: why does my radio stay on when my engine is shut off?

By karen on 10/27/2013 - Last updated: 10/27/2013

Your Answer: check for a defective electrical portion of the ignition switch

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The Question: Why is my car not engaging all the gears and making noise when moved to park. The car is actually a VW Bora 2.3l V5

By sharontogara on 8/26/2013 - Last updated: 9/9/2013

Your Answer: Check for a broken driveshaft.

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The Question: Why does my car, shortly after starting (instantly) sudenly lose most of it's power, and smoke at the exhaust pipe?

By paschkis on 7/5/2013 - Last updated: 8/4/2013

Your Answer: Check for a possible broken ground wire to the engine ecm or maybe even a ...

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The Question: My beetle sways real bad in the front in of the car but it is only when the roads are wet and or raining.

By spankymax on 7/9/2013 - Last updated: 8/4/2013

Your Answer: Check the tires. Not all tires are suitable for wet road driving.

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The Question: Car wont idle , runs fine but when coming to a stop wants to die out

By mgridley68 on 7/30/2013 - Last updated: 8/4/2013

Your Answer: Have an experienced VW tech perform an idle adaptation proceedure on the ...

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The Question: Car is over heating changed thermostat twice and thermo sensor once but is still over heating. Please help!

By noobiskhan on 7/28/2013 - Last updated: 8/3/2013

Your Answer: check for a defective water pump.

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The Question: Turn key doesn't start, may need to turn 2-3 times then starts, happens randomly, battery is good

By bison2 on 1/5/2013 - Last updated: 1/17/2013

Your Answer: It may be that the electrical portion of the ignition switch is worn and ...

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The Question: engine cold hard starting then wen its runs specially in traffic get stalls you have to wait to cool

By fmanalang on 12/15/2012 - Last updated: 1/5/2013

Your Answer: Sounds like the engine speed sensor is failing.Have it checked out.

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The Question: want to buy 2002 passat with 70,000 miles. any common problems i should be aware of or look out for?

By mattdunne34 on 12/16/2012 - Last updated: 1/5/2013

Your Answer: Sludge build up is not common on 6 cylinder engines.Check for broken cv ...

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The Question: my car is having electrical problems

By rebec08 on 12/16/2012 - Last updated: 1/5/2013

Your Answer: If you disconnected the battery to change the alternator ,you will need to ...

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The Question: How do you change tranmission fluid for new oil it does not have dip stick or dran plug

By oscar on 1/2/2013 - Last updated: 1/5/2013

Your Answer: Changing the transmission fluid is an expensive job and needs special ...

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The Question: we bought jetta and are having problem w radiater/overheating/light on.everyone says special coolant special radiator

By kjging on 1/4/2013 - Last updated: 1/5/2013

Your Answer: Have your mechanic check for a defective waterpump.

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The Question: clutch down select a gear, perfect nothing wrong yet, start to let the clutch out and it knocks it's head, dosnt move

By passat boy on 12/30/2012 - Last updated: 1/1/2013

Your Answer: Check for a broken driveshaft.

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The Question: How do you reprogram the remote car key

By Brooksmoneke on 12/16/2012 - Last updated: 12/22/2012

Your Answer: Have your car towed to the V W dealership for the keys to be ...

on 12/22/2012

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The Question: How to program Valiant-Key Chain? Purchased from JC Whitney the above. The MFG typed Part NO is "TXA" and then someone

By mattiepepper on 12/17/2012 - Last updated: 12/22/2012

Your Answer: Check with your local V W dealer.

on 12/22/2012

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The Question: Every time i try to put gas in my car the fuel nozzel shuts off like its full but its not full.

By laurafvd on 12/18/2012 - Last updated: 12/22/2012

Your Answer: The problem is in the gas tank.You will have to replace the gas tank.

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The Question: My automatic golf vibrates only when i am stopped at a red light

By wilco on 12/20/2012 - Last updated: 12/22/2012

Your Answer: If your car vibrates because of a misfire check the ignition coil for cracks.

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The Question: Why does my car make a continuous loud noise and smell like burnt gas when I turn it over?

By pcoughen on 11/15/2012 - Last updated: 11/18/2012

Your Answer: Check for a broken exhaust system.

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The Question: What is causing the strange noise in the back when the car reaches around 40mph?

By jacob.motsinger on 11/16/2012 - Last updated: 11/18/2012

Your Answer: No. The noise occurs at 40mph when the rear spoiler is activated or deactivated

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The Question: where is the ect sensor

By jimburkholder on 11/17/2012 - Last updated: 11/18/2012

Your Answer: Stand in front of the engine.On the right side of the engine above the ...

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