can I reset my ouitside temperature sensor 2000 Passat? Its reading about 30º to 40º warm

Asked by Dec 26, 2014 at 07:31 PM about the 2000 Volkswagen Passat GLS V6 Wagon

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

It was working well until about 3 wks ago. now its reading 30º to 40º warmer than the actual temperature.

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you can try unplugging the battery for 15-20 minutes should reset the cars systems.!! be sure you got the radio code first tho!!!

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