changed oil and now runs for about 4 or 5 seconds then dies

Asked by Feb 14, 2016 at 04:14 PM about the 2001 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 1.8T

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Changed oil in car, now it runs for about 5 or 6 desconds then dies. Have checked all electrical connections

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Hab=ve checked all fuses and ground wires, all electrical plugs, also, dome light comes on with rear doors and not front doors. Disconnectd battery to clear codes with no luck.

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this may have a "thermo-time" switch...will investigate~

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