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.


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

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