why did my 95 VW passat die on the highway?

Asked by Sep 04, 2012 at 08:46 PM about the 1995 Volkswagen Passat 4 Dr GLX V6 Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I was driving on the highway for a good 5 miles and when i went to speed up there was nothing. the gas pedal completely gave out. I was just slowing down rapidly so i pulled off to the side of the road and flipped on my hazards. I waited about a minute and it started right back up and I flipped around and made it home safely. help me fix my car!

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Could be some problem related to fuel supply,do not know positively.

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