car does not start

Asked by Nov 30, 2007 at 03:06 PM about the 1989 Volkswagen Cabriolet

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Need more information on this one. Does it attempt to start (i.e., crank/turn over) or not?

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Mine will act like its going to start and then not start its just not getting enough spark to fire up any ideas

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Could be down to coil pack as they are fairly common fault on older vws, or even down to the distibutor or maybe even fuel pump. What engine is it?

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Now it wants to spark but wont fire

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