vw jetta only works on high idle

diablike
0

Asked by Jan 25, 2013 at 04:02 PM about the 1996 Volkswagen Jetta 4 Dr GL Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2 Answers

joef
5,665

What only works on high idle?

Scott Sr.
4,205

If he means it only has power at idle, such as the car will not accelerate from idle and simply bogs when the pedal is depressed, then I would suspect a clogged catalytic converter...a common problem with older vehicles.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Volkswagen Jetta Questions

Volkswagen Jetta Experts

#1 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 2,100
#2 Goodwrench707
Goodwrench707
Reputation 1,700
#3 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 1,220
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Volkswagen Passat"
233 Great Deals out of 20,785 listings starting at $1,500
Used Honda Civic"
893 Great Deals out of 53,667 listings starting at $995
Used Volkswagen GTI"
106 Great Deals out of 4,784 listings starting at $1,995
Used Honda Accord"
1,118 Great Deals out of 73,873 listings starting at $1,400
Used Volkswagen Golf"
41 Great Deals out of 2,891 listings starting at $1,495
Used Toyota Corolla"
1,157 Great Deals out of 67,008 listings starting at $1,295
Used Toyota Camry"
1,503 Great Deals out of 88,684 listings starting at $695
Used BMW 3 Series"
1,240 Great Deals out of 38,786 listings starting at $1,450
Used Nissan Altima"
1,449 Great Deals out of 86,229 listings starting at $1,500
Used Audi A4"
274 Great Deals out of 12,320 listings starting at $1,299

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
6,305 listings starting at $13,490
2016 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
14 Great Deals out of 9,668 listings starting at $11,325
2015 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
64 Great Deals out of 3,706 listings starting at $9,575
2014 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
55 Great Deals out of 2,287 listings starting at $6,999
2013 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
138 Great Deals out of 3,823 listings starting at $6,980