Having problems with your 2003 Volkswagen Jetta TDI ?
2002 vw jetta asr light comes on and car loses power.shutting off engine and restarting will clear problem for awhile.
Did you take it to computer its probably a bad sensor you will have to check it with computer to see witch one becauce they are many
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for 2003 Volkswagen Jetta TDI
Tips for a great answer:- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.
Suggested Questions/Answers :
2002 vw jetta asr light comes on and car loses power.shutting off engine and restarting will clear problem for awhile.
Did you take it to computer its probably a bad sensor you will have to check it with computer to see witch one becauce they are many ... 2003 Volkswagen Jetta TDI
I have a p2138 code and when engine light comes on it starts losing power and you to shut off engine and restart and it will go for awhile and it will happen again. next day no problem
There is a GM Technical Service Bulletin (TSB) on this issue, below is a summary;#07-06-04-019A: Intermittent MIL/SES, DTC P2138 with Reduced Engine \012Power (Repair Instrument Panel (IP) to Body Harness Connector) \012 ... Chevrolet TrailBlazer
I have a 95 Chevy Lumina 3.4l engine. The problem I have is a check engine light that comes on and the car start jerking like is running out of fuel. I pull off the road and restart the car and there's no check engine light on; I drive it for a few miles and light comes back on until I restart to clear the light. Do yoiu have any ideal what could cause that condition
... 1995 Chevrolet Lumina
ASR problem Hi, I have a 1.8T Jetta M4, whey I drive raining and I pass on puddel of whater the car desaccelerate it doesente mater the speed if I go slowly or speed, and the ligth of the ASR turns on, the engine still running but y cant accelerate, I have to wait 5 or more minutes, The scaner doesent give any code of the ASR sistem problem. Tanks.
Sounds like water might be getting into your ditributor cap or plugs. Open up the distributor and see if there is any moisture. Sounds like the problem to me. ... 2000 Volkswagen Jetta TDI
Engine intermittently suddenly cuts out at low speed when foot is removed from accelerator. Car is an automatic Jaguar xjr (2007). Amber engine management light comes on. Restarting engine, clears the problem. Is this a butterfly valve problem?
Hi it may be an air sensor, air mass sensor.When you ease off the power they often cut out with this fault. Try cleaning the air mass sensor with carb cleaner, its a easy job. let me know if you are unsure where it is and I will talk you ... 2005 Jaguar X-Type
I have been running my car on E10 petrol and have been having problems of late. The engine warning light comes on and the car stops. I then restart the car and drive away as normal but the engine warning light stays on. After a short distance the motor keeps cutting in and out in and out then appears to clear itself and run normal but still the engine light stays on. New sensors for the cam shaft and crank shaft have been installed as well as new plugs. This problem happens every day when I firs
Have you had the engine codes read??I would lean toward a bad solder joint in your ECM (Engine Control Module)If a cracked or cold solder joint is not making a good connection - after the vehicle heats up the module - then the ... Jeep Cherokee
I have a 1995 Dakota sport 2.5L that loses power at freeway speeds. engine sounds like it starts to lug. road is flat. engine smooths out when acc. is pushed to the floor. once this starts the idle is real rough and starting from a stop is difficult. no error lights or codes. Problem goes away if I shut engine off and restart or coast downhill without using accelerator. Have had all tune parts replaced and my local mech. is stumped. Problem can go days or weeks between events.
Seems to me like you need to remove/clean the MAF sensor from the intake. That would be the cheap/easy route. If that doesn't fix it, you're more than likely going to be looking for electrical gremlins, which may include removing, cleanin ... 1995 Dodge Dakota
Ok stopped at gas station to fill tire, turned off engine and will not restart but right before i pulled over check engine light came on and message said check gas cap. i checked gas cap with engine running and then turned off also theft sytem problem has been coming up for awhile but car has always started fine. car acted like it wanted to crank at first and would for a secound then when i tried to give it gas it shut off. is this a fuel pump or theft system problem or?
Go to the rear of the car after you turn the key to the start position. listen for a humming noise. ... 1999 Cadillac Eldorado
Occasionally, my 1998 GMC will lose all power and cut off. This usually happens as I accelerate and even once in traffic. When I try to restart, I turn the key and there is no response. After fiddling with the light switch, radio knobs, etc., it restarts. I recently had a lot of engine work done, including filter replacements, thinking that was problem, but problem persists. Yesterday, while pulling out of a parking space, the truck simply died. After checking battery cables, which were tightly
Sounds like a bad ground follow neg. battery cable to where it bolts on the engine block take bolt out and scrape area down till its shiney hook back up ... 1998 GMC Sierra
While driving, engine starts losing power and exhaust smells like engine is flooding. Then it will clear up and stsrt running fine again. This is a sporadic problem and doesnt occur at any special temp or operating condition. It almost seems like a vacuum or electrical problem. Is it possible the ecs is acting up?
Your catalytic convertor is plugged or partially plugged......\015\012\015\012silvio ... 1987 Nissan Pathfinder
Intermttent problem park neutral and drive symbols light up on dash overlapping each other and engine light comes on blinking car loses power most times when u shut off the engine and restart the problem goes away 07 chev optra
... Cars & Trucks
Losing power My 07 Sprinter has a similar problem with losing power and VERY Slow acceleration after 20mph. If I pull over, shut down and restart it clears up for about another 500 miles. This started at 26k miles and is now at 46K miles and dealer has yet to solve this problem after many, many attempts. As we speak the dealer is putting on a new alternantor and battery as that failed yesterday. Dealer seems to be getting no cooperation from Chrysler. Any advise?
You could be getting an intermittent fault with the air flow meter.try changing it. ... 2007 Dodge Sprinter
Trans will not shift into 3rd gear until it has been driven for about 5 mins, after it does there are no problems. Some times after driving awhile the o/d off light flashes. Iput car in neutral and turn it off then restart it and it fixes problem half the time.If not i pull the battery cable and reconnect to clear problem. Any suggestios. 2001 Protege
... 2001 Mazda Protege
I HAVE MAZDA 6 ITS NICE CAR BUT MY CAR HAVING PROBLEM OF LOSING POWER AND ACCELERATION AFTER 20 MINUTES DRIVE WHEN I TURN OFF THE ENGINE AND RESTART AT A SAME TIME THE CAR JUST LIKE NEW THERE IS NO ISSUE OR PROBLEM MY MECHANIC TOLD ME CHANGE FUEL FILTER, CHANGE COILS, CHANGE PLUGS ETC... I,M LITTLE CONFUSED IF CHANGES ALL THE PARTS AND PROBLEM WILL BE SAME THEN WHAT TO DO PLEASE HELP ME OUT OF THIS. THANX
Well the easy way to go is to hool on to a scanner and see whar system is shuting down. Some times the crank shaft sensor ... Cars & Trucks
I have a 1998 Cherokee with auto gearbox, with petrol/LPG conversuion... My beast runs fine, but having driven 250 miles it had no power due to a fuel problem ?? Accelerator pedal ineffective , although engine restarted regularly cut-out again when put into gear... Occasionally cleared & able to drive a few miles before problem reoccurred & roadside help called, Mechanics said it could have been water on plugs from smalll radiaitor leak. Drove further 150 miles to home with no problems, Tod
I think water on the plugs would make it run rough. But, that would be from the cylinder head gasket leaking into the cylinders and not a radiator leak. It's possible that the leak at the head gasket sealed up. Do you have to add coolant to the radia ... 1998 Jeep Cherokee
2006 GMC Envoy XL gas gauge reads empty after filling, then slowly moves up after driving but will continue to lose pressure until it reads empty and the light is on, then the check engine light came on. my problem is the same as all the rest. never had a problem until a fill-up at 96000 miles. now every fill-up the same. fuel gauge goes empty then after awhile it works ok. [email protected]
Sending unit. Its all one unit including fuel pump, float, ect. The check engine light is because of the high or low resistance in the unit. Let me know if you have already fixed.. You have to drop the tank to get to it also. ... 2005 GMC Envoy Xl
95 chevy impala ss lt1 350; Problem with high idle 1100 rpm's or so on first startup, with harsh shifting. Stop and turn engine off, wait a few seconds, restart ane idle drops to 600 or whatever. Problem may be cleared, or may return after a few miles of driving. No tranny noise, and when initial idle had dropped to normal, tranny shifting pattern excellent with very smooth shift to 3rd and od. No tach, of course, on the 95 impala SS of I'm never sure of the exact rpms. Thanks, Mike L
Hi,You may want to check the idle control valve of your engine. Have it cleaned first. You may use carb cleaners for this to get the dirt out. Check also the vacuum hoses and see if there are leaks. Check for loose wiring especially o ... Chevrolet Impala
Intermittent fault on grand cherokee. Car running fine then out of the blue, car starts jerking/kangarooing like it is being starved of fuel. Another thing that happens sometimes is that I lose power-steering when the above problem occurs and it is very difficult to steer. When this happens, the engine still runs but there is no drive(the vehicle won't move even though the transmission is still in drive). When I switch the ignition off and then back on again, this usually clears the problem. Ve
Have you had the computer control module tested for trouble code's? this is a very important 1st step start the identification and diagnosis procedure to cure this problem, as far as the power steering goes it is due to the engine barely running, to ... Jeep Grand Cherokee
1993 Lincoln Continental V6 3.8L If the ignition coil is bad would the car start, run for awhile, then shut down and not restart until it sits for a while? It will turn over but not fire at all. I?ve replaced the ignition module but still am getting the same results. Someone suggested that perhaps the ignition coil could be causing the problem. When the car does start the ?check engine? message appears on the message panel. The manual says that this indicates a possible problem with
The emissions problem Should Not cause a shut down, It sounds like the Ign module could still be the problem, (if something happened on instillation, as they are VERY fragile) or possibly the Crank Position Sensor, You should have a Scanner used on i ... 1993 Lincoln Continental
Ford Windstar (98) V6 3.0L power loss : While driving since a while suddenly the van begin to lose power. RPMs drops, speed come down slowly but could not increse power when trying to accelerate. Accelerating does nothing, the max RPM gets lower and lower as I drive. Shutting down the engine a few seconds/minutes then restarting, solves the problem temporarily. But a few minutes later problem starts again. Having this happen more often as the weather get hotter (>50-60 F). Also most of the time
Hi! Please check the auxillary fans. The fans may be faulty and weak causing the car's engine to be extremely hot. When hot... engine fails, hard to move or the baddest is that it wont move. Check the coolant level too and add some if necessary. Hope ... 1998 Ford Windstar
I had to take my 2008 F250 6.4 turbo diesel to the dealer because it was loosing power, It had codes poo87,p0088 and p2291. I cleared these codes after I changed the fuel filter, but lose of power issue came back after 10mi of driving. If I stop and shut of the engine, restart it, the full power comes back, after about 10mi. the lose of power issue starts again. Each time this happens the cruise control also stops working. The dealer check and found air in the fuel by install a drain line on top
Check the pcm harness and check pin 16 and 39 to make sure not shorting out. thats the fuel preesure pin and genarator pin. ... 2008 Ford F 250 Super Duty 4WD
Transmission fault When driving in low range (low gear ratio) and using my command shift feature together with the terrain response system, I sometimes get the message above which then tells me to stop safely. Then the suspension lowers. If I switch off the engine and restart the engine letting the diagnostics run first, then the error clears and I can continue. The problem is not persistent, but on a recent trip it happened about 10 times in an hour.
... 2007 Land Rover LR3 V6
I have a 1998 Plymonth Voyager se with 3.3L engine that won't shift out of low gear. If I turn engine off an after restart the transmission will work O.K. for awhile. But problem always come back. I know this transmission is electroniclly shiifted. What part do I need to replace? Or???
I am sorry sure your transmission is out. i owned one it did the same step. but with the time suddenly it will not work ever. all you need is your transmission replaced. ... 1992 Plymouth Grand Voyager
Down shifting issue in my 1999 Dodge Grand Caravan Sport (3.3L). First engine light came on and it said to replace the TPS, did that. Also replaced the shifting silinoid. Still happens when I slow down van will **** and engine will rev and rpms will jump. I need help!!!! Also, I've also noticed another problem is that when the serpentine belt gets wet I lose steering and have to restart my car to get it back.....this van is a headache!!!
... 1999 Dodge Grand Caravan
Intermittent idle problem. At times, mostly when car is restarted, idle drops off and engine chugs....will eventually clear. When this chugging occurs the engine runs very rich with unburnt fuel coming from exhaust
... 1996 Buick LeSabre