How many years did they make the 1989 Golf body style? Is the Rabbit the same engine?

Asked by May 19, 2012 at 01:40 PM about the 1989 Volkswagen Golf

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Looking for a wiring harness for the cooling fan in the engine, need to go to the junk yard, If I new how many years this would increase my chances finding the right one and what I need,

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515

1983 to 1992 are all the same in the golf's or jetta's. The engine shouldnt really matter. Why do you say you need a new harness? Is there a short in it? Does the fan work hooked directly up to the battery?

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Thanks Chris!! That is helpful. As far as the actual problem goes, it is that the wiring harness has a connector underneath the battery pan, and it seems over the years it has corroded from battery acid(?) and the corrosion is interferring with the fan function, so the engine keeps getting over heated without the fan to cool it. Holla back, and again thanks!

515

No problem. Good Luck!

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