My 2003 Volkswagen Jetta Wolfsburg edition, 1.8T, Keeps getting check engine light. I hookedup my code scanner got P2181, Cooling system performance. Any ideas?

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Asked by Oct 24, 2012 at 03:20 PM about the 2003 Volkswagen Jetta Wolfsburg Edition

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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check the temp weather sending unit if it is a black in color change it out to the updated green one.Also make sure that you have no coolant leaking into the pins.fairly common problem.

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