temperature warning light came on

wednesdaylip
25

Asked by wednesdaylip Mar 19, 2008 at 06:01 PM about the 2002 Volkswagen Golf GL 2.0

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

car said stop,temperature went to top and said engine coolant after checking coolant found it to be correct level

1 Answer

littlehorn
30,515

Could be as simple as an air bubble in the system, or a failed coolant temp sensor. Have the system pressure checked as soon as possible. You may even just need a new radiator cap. But you may have larger problems and you'd do best not to drive it with the chance of overheating it.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • lights 5 answers

    Hi, a warning light has appeared on my dash today. It is red and it looks like a thermometre with 2 wavy lines underneath. It flashes intermittently when it is lighting, although I hav just turned the...

    1996 Volkswagen Golf 4 Dr GL Hatchback

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2002 Golf. ON COLD STARTS Oil Temperature gauge automatically in the center at all times on 1 answer

    Every time I start my car the oil temp gauge (upper left corner) automatically goes to the middle(190)of the gauge, now I know that's never a problem when your running and turning on the car hot. But ...

    2002 Volkswagen Golf GL 2.0 Sedan

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • engine warning light AGAIN!! please help! 1 answer

    When i first bought my Golf 2.3 V5 in December 08 the engine warning light came on. I took it back to the garage and they replaced the 2 coil packs and removed the warning code so the light would go ...

    2002 Volkswagen Golf

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • how do i turn off the service inspection 1 answer

    how do i turn off the service inspection warning

    Volkswagen Golf

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Warning light says Stop. Check coolant. 2 answers

    Coolant level is normal. Engine oil level is normal. Engine temperature is normal. However engine seems hot and is knocking.

    2003 Volkswagen Passat

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Search Volkswagen Golf Questions

Volkswagen Golf Experts

#1 Jon Kempson
Jon Kempson
Reputation 170
#2 TransAm77
TransAm77
Reputation 160
#3 LouB
LouB
Reputation 140
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Volkswagen GTI"
83 Great Deals out of 3,952 listings starting at $3,200
Used Volkswagen Jetta"
803 Great Deals out of 35,891 listings starting at $1,400
Used Volkswagen Passat"
578 Great Deals out of 27,508 listings starting at $999
Used Honda Civic"
1,047 Great Deals out of 62,243 listings starting at $900
Used Volkswagen Beetle"
235 Great Deals out of 9,533 listings starting at $1,500
Used Subaru Impreza"
205 Great Deals out of 9,990 listings starting at $1,495
Used Ford Focus"
1,160 Great Deals out of 58,384 listings starting at $1,000
Used BMW 3 Series"
1,348 Great Deals out of 35,987 listings starting at $1,495
Used Audi A4"
387 Great Deals out of 10,141 listings starting at $1,495
Used Audi A3"
96 Great Deals out of 7,521 listings starting at $3,995

Used Cars For Sale

2015 Volkswagen Golf For Sale
4 Great Deals out of 3,422 listings starting at $16,990
2014 Volkswagen Golf For Sale
10 Great Deals out of 287 listings starting at $12,999
2013 Volkswagen Golf For Sale
14 Great Deals out of 312 listings starting at $10,700
2012 Volkswagen Golf For Sale
10 Great Deals out of 293 listings starting at $9,997
2011 Volkswagen Golf For Sale
4 Great Deals out of 131 listings starting at $7,995