volkswagen jetta 2002 1.8t wont start after it run out of gas

10

Asked by May 07, 2015 at 01:43 PM about the 2002 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 1.8T

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Can someone help me! I have a friend with a volkswagen jetta 2002 1.8t her car was find
until she run it out of gas one day. Next day she put gas on her car and it didn't start. The
car tries to start but then it turn off. Her mechanic says is the dash cluster but they can't
fix or have not been able to fix it.
She is willing to give to me for $300, is it worth it to buy it???

2 Answers

1,285

Key and cluster nay gave to be coded. Find an independent VW shop that has vagcom diagnostic equipment.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
8,575

this sounds like the fuel filter most likely is cloged. The reason you don't run a car out of gas is because if you have crap in the tank and run it dry it will msot likely suck that all into the filter and clog it. So check for fuel pump noise and replace the fuel filter and it should fix the issue. and the above answer would be a good place to start to diagnose the dash.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Volkswagen Jetta Questions

Volkswagen Jetta Experts

#1 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 2,190
#2 Goodwrench707
Goodwrench707
Reputation 2,100
#3 Deathjam4
Deathjam4
Reputation 1,460
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Volkswagen Passat
210 Great Deals out of 20,849 listings starting at $1,800
Used Honda Civic
663 Great Deals out of 77,395 listings starting at $1,000
Used Volkswagen GTI
94 Great Deals out of 6,112 listings starting at $2,299
Used Volkswagen Golf
30 Great Deals out of 2,447 listings starting at $1,200
Used Honda Accord
814 Great Deals out of 81,559 listings starting at $899
Used BMW 3 Series
1,371 Great Deals out of 37,814 listings starting at $1,700
Used Toyota Corolla
874 Great Deals out of 74,397 listings starting at $1,500
Used Toyota Camry
1,095 Great Deals out of 96,233 listings starting at $1,250
Used Nissan Altima
1,088 Great Deals out of 82,556 listings starting at $670
Used Audi A4
260 Great Deals out of 11,449 listings starting at $800
Used Volkswagen Beetle
190 Great Deals out of 8,834 listings starting at $1,500
Used Ford Focus
699 Great Deals out of 58,626 listings starting at $995

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
14,259 listings starting at $12,035
2016 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
36 Great Deals out of 1,491 listings starting at $8,999
2015 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
73 Great Deals out of 3,411 listings starting at $8,037
2014 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
125 Great Deals out of 3,709 listings starting at $6,499
2013 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
82 Great Deals out of 2,020 listings starting at $5,950