Engine cutting out

Asked by May 18, 2012 at 07:35 AM about the 2003 Volkswagen GTI 1.8T

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2003 VW GTI 1.8 cuts out while driving down the road. Have to almost feather the gas to keep going. It's not liking the hills.

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aztec626bf
11,395

If you drive steady and slowly does it run ok? If so look for plugged fuel filter, partially plugged catalytic converter other fuel delivery problems.

Dylan Dietrich
55

limp mode

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Hector Irizarry Duval
2,465

Read the codes from you ecu. Maybe you have throttle issues. maybe it's drive by wire.

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