2002 jetta fans run after ignition is off

50

Asked by Nov 15, 2013 at 11:22 AM about the 2002 Volkswagen Jetta GL TDI

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

i have a vw jetta and the fans stay on even after the ignition is off and key is out, will run until the battery is dead. I have replaced the coolant sensor and the computer sensor on the overhead coolant line to block fans still run. any sugestions?

5 Answers

118,555

Sounds like the fan relay is bad.

3 people found this helpful.
5,115

Have you replaced the thermo-switch in the radiator?

3 people found this helpful.
5,115

Item 17 in the diagram. There's also a control module shown in another diagram.

7 people found this helpful.

I'm having the same problem with my 2005 Jetta

Guys big help, i have a 2013 passat baught it title rebuilt currently reparing however im looking to see if anybody knows where i can find the ambient sensor on the car

Your Answer:

Jetta

Looking for a Used Jetta in your area?

CarGurus has 28,436 nationwide Jetta listings starting at $1,653.

ZIP:

Volkswagen Jetta Experts

  • #1
    Goodwrench707
    Reputation
    2,750
  • #2
    Deathjam4
    Reputation
    2,320
  • #3
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    1,680
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Volkswagen Passat
458 Great Deals out of 22,981 listings starting at $1,299
Used Honda Civic
488 Great Deals out of 44,847 listings starting at $1,150
Used Volkswagen GTI
76 Great Deals out of 5,305 listings starting at $2,500
Used Honda Accord
728 Great Deals out of 103,269 listings starting at $999
Used Volkswagen Golf
60 Great Deals out of 4,781 listings starting at $1,500
Used Toyota Camry
863 Great Deals out of 71,819 listings starting at $1,300
Used Toyota Corolla
728 Great Deals out of 64,331 listings starting at $1,499
Used BMW 3 Series
1,037 Great Deals out of 30,174 listings starting at $900
Used Audi A4
187 Great Deals out of 9,649 listings starting at $1,400
Used Nissan Altima
850 Great Deals out of 62,221 listings starting at $1,000
Used Hyundai Elantra
459 Great Deals out of 47,257 listings starting at $1,700

Used Cars For Sale

2019 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
9,435 listings starting at $14,452
2018 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
9 Great Deals out of 2,739 listings starting at $13,760
2017 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
66 Great Deals out of 2,241 listings starting at $9,450
2016 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
44 Great Deals out of 1,714 listings starting at $6,995
2015 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
114 Great Deals out of 3,722 listings starting at $6,497

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.