2007 Volkswagen Passat 2.0TDI Sports
Starting problems

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Mr James Graham
Driver
2 points

Problem added: Sep 8, 2020 (2 weeks ago)
Sometime does not start been to fuel pump or glow plugs, have had the two of them replaced couple of months ago but had problems today can you help Regards Jim G

Car details
Car: Volkswagen Passat
Variant: 2.0TDI Sports
Model Year: 2007
Category: Running Rough, Starting & Power Loss
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whittingehame
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14,861 points

Sep 8, 2020 (2 weeks ago)
Be worthwhile testing the two glow plugs not already replaced . Also fuel filter if not been done for a while . Make sure the battery is up to scratch and cranking at correct speed .
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bustedknuckles
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1,855 points

Sep 8, 2020 (2 weeks ago) Edited on Sep 8, 2020 (2 weeks ago)
Would be checking for codes first ,has the fuel filter been changed,?definetly do the other plugs as could be bringing the circuit down
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Mr James Graham
Driver
2 points

Sep 8, 2020 (2 weeks ago)
Yes the fuel pump and all glow plugs 2 month ago
Regards
Jim g
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Mr James Graham
Driver
2 points

Sep 8, 2020 (2 weeks ago)
Replying to post by whittingehame:
Be worthwhile testing the two glow plugs not already replaced . Also fuel filter if not been done for a while . Make sure the battery is up to scratch and cranking at correct speed .
fuel pump was replaced and all glow plugs 2 months ago,
And got new battery in Jan 2020
Regards
Jim g
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whittingehame
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14,861 points

Sep 8, 2020 (2 weeks ago)
Suggestion was fuel FILTER
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