I have a 2011 volkswagen jetta. I have been using my spare key this whole week and for some reason today my car wouldt start. It did turn on my light and radio but my car did not start. It would also make a clicking noise. What do I need to do?


Asked by Mar 14, 2015 at 10:46 AM about the 2011 Volkswagen Jetta

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2 Answers

Tom Demyan

Did you try your other key? Check the battery voltage? Might be unrelated to the key.


if its been cold outside it coulda weekend your battery. Also this sounds like a battery issue have it checked out for cranking amps and voltage.

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