car dies while driving
Have 1996 Passat TDI with about 300,000. Cars runs great, but lately while driving it dies,
or stalls. All electrical seems to be fine. All lights on dash are OK. but it does not restart
right away, sometimes I have to sit for up to 5 minutes, than it will restart. It dies/stalls at
different times. Sometimes 10 minutes after starting, sometimes an hour, sometimes
weeks, sometimes when idling. all fluid levels OK.
might be the glow-plugs relay~ https://www.google.com/#q=1996+volkswagen+passat+4dr+tdi+turbo+diesel +relay&tbm=shop&spd=4733176220644240661
try changing the fuel filter
This generation of TDI has an engine control module that can cause issues such as described.
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