My 2000 VW Jetta TDI doesn't have enough power

Asked by May 30, 2017 at 08:15 PM about the 2000 Volkswagen Jetta GL TDi

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have 2000 Vw Jetta TDI but recently the car started to be so slow, it doesnt
have power and It wont accelerate.
No engine light is on,no smoke, I can hear the turbo is working.
Any idea what the problem might be.Also where I can find detail diagram of
the engine and the turbocharger with description of the parts?

2 Answers

510

Check your boost controller. Does it act like it's gonna take off then fall on its face while accelerating

I have a 2000 Jetta as well and it has to warm up before moving and now I have to give it a gas to make it go.. low fluid or bad transmission?? Just your opinion

Your Answer

Volkswagen Jetta Experts

  • #1
    Goodwrench707
    Reputation
    2,400
  • #2
    Deathjam4
    Reputation
    1,860
  • #3
    Scott Sr.
    Reputation
    1,460
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Volkswagen Passat
366 Great Deals out of 23,406 listings starting at $999
Used Honda Civic
844 Great Deals out of 78,708 listings starting at $888
Used Volkswagen GTI
114 Great Deals out of 8,669 listings starting at $2,000
Used Honda Accord
1,041 Great Deals out of 63,025 listings starting at $999
Used Volkswagen Golf
85 Great Deals out of 5,258 listings starting at $1,500
Used Toyota Corolla
928 Great Deals out of 66,546 listings starting at $1,000
Used Toyota Camry
1,101 Great Deals out of 72,559 listings starting at $1,000
Used BMW 3 Series
1,050 Great Deals out of 31,680 listings starting at $1,000
Used Audi A4
299 Great Deals out of 10,813 listings starting at $1,500
Used Nissan Altima
1,121 Great Deals out of 74,981 listings starting at $999
Used Ford Focus
775 Great Deals out of 54,379 listings starting at $1,495

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
22 Great Deals out of 25,727 listings starting at $9,470
2016 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
52 Great Deals out of 1,936 listings starting at $8,495
2015 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
121 Great Deals out of 2,942 listings starting at $6,999
2014 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
172 Great Deals out of 4,544 listings starting at $5,999
2013 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
68 Great Deals out of 1,475 listings starting at $4,999

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.