my epc light is on an my oil pressure light blinks what can i do to fix it

Asked by May 31, 2013 at 01:11 PM about the 2003 Volkswagen Jetta Wolfsburg Edition

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

my car was idling iput it in drive drove 100 yards an I lost power in my engine I can turn the key over but the only thing it does is whine if you can help it would be a great help

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How is an 'electronic power control' any different than an ECU? basically it's saying the power control (engine control) is behaving so poorly that oil pressure is affected...these things are normally on "drive by wire" systems....clean the grounds from battery to chassis, and chassis to engine...perhaps disconnecting the battery for that time, combined with establishing correct electrical delivery to the devices will prove successful~

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use a wirebrush...garden hose where the battery is concerned to wash away the baddies.

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