Volkswagen Polo Running Rough, Starting & Power Loss

Running Rough, Starting & Power Loss Problems and faults
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Accelerator problem

idling very low when I accelerate it cuts , throttle body clean no residue

2009 Volkswagen Polo 1.4
Posted: Aug 26, 2020
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Timing chain problems

had the car checked out at a garage they said timing chain was stretched so I've changed the chain got all the timing co...

2014 Volkswagen Polo 1.2 petrol
Posted: May 8, 2020
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Possible electrical fault

Car is slow turning over and when running sometimes is in limp mode or when pressing the accelerator nothing happens. En...

2002 Volkswagen Polo 1.4 sport
Posted: Nov 4, 2017
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Possible electrical fault

Car is slow turning over and when running sometimes is in limp mode or when pressing the accelerator nothing happens. En...

2002 Volkswagen Polo 1.4 sport
Posted: Nov 3, 2017
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Catalytic Converter, Alignment, & EPC too

2011 Polo owned from new, petrol, local commuting only. On way home warning lights started - the wheel alignment/tractio...

2011 Volkswagen Polo
Posted: Aug 8, 2017
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Kangaroo jumps

So between 1st and 2nd gear when starting after stopping it jumps. Best way to describe it is when you take ur foot off ...

2002 Volkswagen Polo 1.2 Manual
Posted: Jul 9, 2017
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Fog and abs light stay on, causes car to stall

Every time I start my car my fog and abs warning lights stay on, if I try to drive my car loses all revs and stalls itse...

1999 Volkswagen Polo 1.6 gl
Posted: Oct 10, 2016
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Starting/electrical issues

This has been an ongoing problem for 3 years now. The car won't start intermittently. I know when it's gonna start now a...

2008 Volkswagen Polo 1.4 tdi bluemotion 1
Posted: Oct 10, 2016
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Misfire on coil 3

Hi I will apologise in advance cause I know nothing about cars but would really appreciate some advice. My problems sta...

2011 Volkswagen Polo 1.2 Petrol
Posted: Aug 2, 2016
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Starting problems

Hi. I need some help. The engine turns over but after a second or two the the lights on the dash flash quite quickly and...

2000 Volkswagen Polo 1.1
Posted: Apr 29, 2016
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Car will not get up to speed and sometimes the engine stops

The engine starts every time, however when driving the car it will some times not get up speed it feels like there is no...

2000 Volkswagen Polo 1.4 Saloon manual
Posted: Aug 10, 2015
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Car won't start

After driving for less than a kilometer I parked the car and switched the engine off. When I wanted to start the car aga...

2000 Volkswagen Polo SE Auto
Posted: May 15, 2015
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Emissions Light, ABS Light,

Hi, Both my emissions light and abs light have come on, on my dash board. They are solid but sometime go off and on....

2002 Volkswagen Polo 1.2 Manual
Posted: Apr 6, 2015
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Not starting

Car died whilst driving, flashing oil light came up n lost all power since then car won't start. Getting no spark. When ...

1998 Volkswagen Polo
Posted: Mar 1, 2015
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Starting problem

Thank you whittingehame for your advice on my polo starting problem. I tried putting in new plugs as you advised but sad...

1995 Volkswagen Polo 1.6GL
Posted: Feb 10, 2015
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Starting problem

Thank you whittingehame for your advice on my polo starting problem. I tried putting in new plugs as you advised but sad...

1995 Volkswagen Polo 1.6GL
Posted: Feb 10, 2015
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Car Alarm

If I get in the car but not start the engine the alarm will activate after a few seconds. No problem if I immediately st...

2005 Volkswagen Polo 1.4 tdi
Posted: Feb 8, 2015
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Starting problem

I got this car a few days ago and when I picked it up it ran out of petrol just as I got to the petrol station. The car ...

1995 Volkswagen Polo 1.6GL
Posted: Jan 28, 2015
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Starting problem

I got this car a few days ago and when I picked it up it ran out of petrol just as I got to the petrol station. The car ...

1995 Volkswagen Polo 1.6GL
Posted: Jan 28, 2015
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Intermittent Starting Fault

Most times the engine fires immediately and the car runs fine. Occasionally it is reluctant to start, but usually does, ...

2001 Volkswagen Polo 1.4S
Posted: Dec 16, 2014
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