Cabrio won't start hot

Asked by Jun 13, 2010 at 01:28 PM about the Volkswagen Cabrio

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I can start my Cabrio cold but after running it will not restart until the car cools down.

3 Answers


Same problem with my 01 Cabby. Would start when cold but not when hot. Found a loose negative battery connection. Tighten connection and problem solved.

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I've had the same problem with my '86 Cabriolet. Mechanic hasn't found the solution. Any luck with yours?


try replacing the thermostat. its cheap and a good place to start.

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