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Re: oil light flashes and beeps
 
What he said. Mann, Mahle or WIX filters only. This often happens to older cars. Likely you'll need ...
Re: Engine Seriel Number
 
Keep in mind that the registration will show the "Model Year". In that era, the "Model Year" typical...
Re: 89 Vanagon running issues when warm
 
Try simply disconnecting the O2 sensor and see if the problem repeats. Assuming the fuel pump is bad...
Re: Electrical problems with my 2007 GTI
 
It's the "X" relay. You'll need a schematic or a Bentley or Haynes manual to locate it. The good new...
Re: Won't start on first try when cold
 
Spot on. Exactly what I said. Residual pressure issue, not fuel pump. Thanks for letting us know! Th...
Re: 89 Vanagon running issues when warm
 
Coolant temp sensor is the first thing that comes to mind. A weak fuel pump is immediately next. Th...
Re: Won't start on first try when cold
 
A test kit for your fuel pressure would be a wise investment in a car you plan to keep for years. It...
Re: Crank but no combustion
 
Pull the distributor cap and check if the rotor is turning when you crank it. You can just pull the ...
Re: '84 Scirocco won't start
 
Super awesome! I got the flu or something and was AFK for several days. Glad your nose led you to th...
Re: '84 Scirocco won't start
 
The O2 sensor outputs 0V when at its leanest (i.e. engine off). It outputs 1V when at its richest. T...