i have a 2000 volkswagon new beetle..was driving fine went out bout 30 mins later to go to store it run slugish missing and sputtering then when tried to start the next morning it wont stay running keep kind of reving up like when in idle what should i check to try to fix


Asked by May 12, 2013 at 08:50 AM about the 2000 Volkswagen Beetle

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

running real slugish will die if mash on gas while idleing

3 Answers


Get the codes read at the parts store. Write down the trouble code number and post it here. Someone will advise the most cost effective solution. There may be pending codes that have not lit the CEL yet.

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I'd look at the ambient air temp sensor~

Vella Baisden

Massive air flow sensor

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