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Idle reving

Car drives perfectly, but when idling the revs fluctuate. Have checked the carb and there apperars to be a valve near th...

1993 Volkswagen Polo 1.0
Posted: Sep 13, 2015
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No headlights

Bulbs have been changed & fuse checked

2002 Volkswagen Polo 1.2
Posted: Sep 5, 2015
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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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Dip lights are very dim but head lights are ok

the headlights are very dim while on dip but full beam is ok. also drivers side brake light the bulb has blown twice in...

1997 Volkswagen Polo 1.6 GL
Posted: Jul 26, 2015
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Water leaks

I bought a new Cross Polo on 1st July. Since then the car is leaking in rainy weather with water getting into the cab, d...

2015 Volkswagen Polo Cross 1.2 TSI
Posted: Jul 24, 2015
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Brake lights

Have no break lights, checked bulbs and they are ok. Looked for a brake switch but cant locate it in the car!

1993 Volkswagen Polo 1.0
Posted: Jul 19, 2015
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Oil light flashing

Engine oil light is flashing, have checked oil level at that is okay. Car runs smoothly.

1993 Volkswagen Polo 1.0
Posted: Jul 6, 2015
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Major Electrical Fault

Had the car serviced, then decided to install my subwoofer too. Car was alright for about a week. Was driving home and t...

2001 Volkswagen Polo 1.4 se manual
Posted: Jun 11, 2015
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Engine management fault lights

light for catalytic convertor and light for glow period/fault in engine management coming on

2010 Volkswagen Polo 1.2 turbo diesel blue motion
Posted: May 24, 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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Big click noise when reversing

There's a big like click or ding noise when putting the handbrake down and going into reverse. Especially ifit he the wa...

2014 Volkswagen Polo 1.6 Manual
Posted: Dec 4, 2014
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Gear box not going into gear properly

At times, there's a metal like obstruction to go into gear. Feels like a spring/disc that is not well lubricated. The cl...

2012 Volkswagen Polo 1.6 Manual
Posted: Dec 4, 2014
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