my 1999 vw cabrio starts good but soon as it warms up. it starts sputtering and boggin when i try ti drive it.. i already replace the coolant temp sensor. can anyone help please

Asked by Dec 05, 2013 at 08:14 AM about the 1999 Volkswagen Cabrio 2 Dr GL Convertible

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Hi, I had a similar issue with mine, I thought it was because I drove through some puddles and soaked the electrics but it continued to get worse as the weeks went by. I had to replace the rotor arm and the distribution cap, I also changed the HT leads while I was at it. Solved the problem. Hope this rules helps.

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