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Car not starting

Car cut out on freeway, cranks fine and fires up to 500 rpm then dies, with white smoke out intake. Removed egr valve a...

2000 Volkswagen Polo 1.9 sdi 2000 facelift
Posted: Mar 9, 2012
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Staring problems when left in the sun

An odd problem that I've been monitoring for over a year now. The car doesn't start straight away, and it takes about 3-...

2008 Volkswagen Polo MK4 1.4 Match
Posted: Feb 26, 2012
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Hunting idle

All of a sudden my car does not hold a steady idle sometimes its holds at 1000rpm but then just drops down also sometime...

2004 Volkswagen Polo 1.4 auto
Posted: Feb 24, 2012
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Lack of power

Lack of power no eml on idles ok very slow at reving checked exhaust not blocked egr new did have fault new cat as old o...

2004 Volkswagen Polo 1.4 auto
Posted: Feb 21, 2012
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EPC & Engine Check Light (Flashing)

This problem first started off in heavy rain - the car was jerking forward almost as if it was going to stall (yet I was...

2001 Volkswagen Polo 1.0
Posted: Feb 21, 2012
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Car starts but idle dips and heating takes ages to warm up.

When I start my car, it starts ok, but then there is a dip in power (from the engine sound) and then goes back to the no...

2000 Volkswagen Polo 1.4S
Posted: Feb 12, 2012
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Occasionally wont start when the car has been running

Hi, I've got an intermittent problem with my VW polo It always starts fine first thing in the morning when it is c...

2005 Volkswagen Polo 1.4
Posted: Feb 9, 2012
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Throtle hesitation

When i press the throtle sometimes my car hesitates just a second or two then it suddenly gains powes it does this even ...

2005 Volkswagen Polo 1.4 auto
Posted: Feb 7, 2012
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High fuel consumption

My car has got a high fuel consumption all of a sudden its doing about 11 kms/ltr and it cuts off sometimes when idelin...

1998 Volkswagen Polo 1.8 Auto
Posted: Feb 6, 2012
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No power

Car runs and idiels no power in gear very slow to rev out of gear new cat fitted as some one had broken old one out belt...

2005 Volkswagen Polo 1.4 auto
Posted: Feb 2, 2012
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Am I being ripped off by Garage

I recently had a turbo replaced on by polo, the car was over boosting (diagnosed) and the turbo would stop working, this...

2001 Volkswagen Polo 1.9 TDI 100 PS
Posted: Feb 2, 2012
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How to change Gearbox oil

How do you change the gearbox oil ?? i need to know where the plug is situated for draining and refilling the oil ?? an...

2001 Volkswagen Polo Lupo 1.0
Posted: Jan 17, 2012
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Cannot locate starter motor

Hi, The starter motor on my low milage Polo is turning but not engaging - I guess that something is sticking. Can so...

2004 Volkswagen Polo 1.4 Automatic
Posted: Jan 11, 2012
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Exhaust emmission warning lamp lit

The light next to the 20 on MPH dial has lit up and car has been losing power and spluttering. Seems ok when first start...

2002 Volkswagen Polo 1.2 E Manual
Posted: Jan 5, 2012
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Central locking leak?

My central looking has been malfunctionug for years. Basically it seems that there is a leak somewhere and no mechanic m...

1998 Volkswagen Polo 1.6l classic
Posted: Dec 25, 2011
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Central locking leak?

My central looking has been malfunctionug for years. Basically it seems that there is a leak somewhere and no mechanic m...

1998 Volkswagen Polo 1.6l classic
Posted: Dec 25, 2011
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Clicking noise on engine

my oil warning ligh keeps coming on but theres oil in it twice it has completley cut out on me and i cant start it break...

2003 Volkswagen Polo 14
Posted: Dec 21, 2011
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Epc warning light

I have a 60 plate polo tsi and when driving sometimes epc flashes up and a noise comes from towards the turbo sounding l...

2010 Volkswagen Polo 1.2 tsi 105 sel
Posted: Dec 13, 2011
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Temperature Gauge

Recently driving for 50 miles, I noticed the temperature gauge normally at 90° C or midway, drops to around the 75° C ...

2002 Volkswagen Polo 1.4 16 valve
Posted: Dec 5, 2011
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