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shauny220
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Jun 11, 2012, 3:25 PM

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hi help me please,,,
driving down the road the other day the engine managment light came on then the epc light then i lost power, since i broke down the engine will turn over but not fire, if i keep the engine turning the oil light flashes and beeps three times? does anyone know what has gone wrong with my 2000 w reg mk4 glf 1.6?


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Jun 11, 2012, 3:48 PM

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You're going to have to get the codes read for a starting point.




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Sweet steph
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Jul 28, 2012, 4:10 AM

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It happened with my 2003 golf and the alternator was dead.. Maybe check that out..


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Jul 28, 2012, 5:04 AM

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Sweet steph - the battery is cranking this engine if I'm reading it properly so what would an alternator have to do with it?

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Sweet steph
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Jul 28, 2012, 5:11 AM

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Not ting it's the problem but same happened to me and that's what it was... Maybe just check it out???? Just trying to help!


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Jul 28, 2012, 6:10 AM

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Incorrect advice isn't helping anyone. Stick to something you know about.




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