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 Post subject: GTi running issues
PostPosted: Thu Feb 08, 2018 11:23 pm 
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hey my GTi starts & idles but when i drive it to like 40ks it dies & the engine light is on all the time, ive changed tps & air flow sensor plugs leads & dizzy cap but still no change. anyone know the issue?


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 Post subject: Re: GTi running issues
PostPosted: Fri Feb 09, 2018 11:25 am 
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 Post subject: Re: GTi running issues
PostPosted: Fri Feb 09, 2018 11:25 pm 
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i have tried this & nothing happens & the light stays on


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 Post subject: Re: GTi running issues
PostPosted: Sat Feb 10, 2018 7:16 am 
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Have you checked the Diag port in the engine bay?

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PostPosted: Sun Feb 11, 2018 1:45 pm 
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Just going by the book, a check engine light on all the time indicates an ECM failure.....

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PostPosted: Sun Feb 11, 2018 7:15 pm 
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He’s already been told that. Doesn’t seem to want to listen.

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 Post subject: Re: GTi running issues
PostPosted: Sun Feb 18, 2018 4:36 pm 
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Pauly wrote:
He’s already been told that. Doesn’t seem to want to listen.


It's a recurring theme with new people on here... Thought I might spell it out for him in case he cannot see the forest for all the trees around him.

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