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2003 jetta dies when coming to a slow turn. Battery light comes on. Pull over restart car and it runs fine no problem....has happened once a month for last three months...what could be causing this

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Sound a lose wire on the battery or the alternator. check all the wires

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SOURCE: 2002 Sebring -Odometer Lights Flicker then bing battery indicator

have the engine wire harness checked maybe a communication problem between modules.

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SOURCE: security light on pontiac grand amm 2004 comes on

could be the key or ignition switch

Posted on Apr 06, 2009

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SOURCE: Jetta beeps 3 times while ESP light is on

Probably one of the ESP sensors have faulty connection.These sensors measure the speed of the wheels ,if they are not connected then ESP cannot work.For safety reasons the system will not start up and gives you this error message.

Posted on Jul 07, 2009

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SOURCE: While driving my 2003 Jetta TDI last night

Did you check the battery? Alternator? The 2003 Jetta TDI's are FAMOUS for breaking the alternator pulley right off the shaft. Is your serpentine belt hanging?
You could have a bad battery, broken alternator, broken serpentine belt, or bad alternator among a few other things. If your belt is hanging either the belt broke or more commonly, the alternator puller broke off the shaft.
It happens all the time with the 2003's

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SOURCE: 2003 Ford Taurus, Replaced alternator 3 x,

WELL CHECK ALTERNATOR FUSE.IF FUSE GOOD HAVE CAR SCANNED FOR A GENERATOR FAULT CODE.YOUR ALTERNATOR IS PCM CONTROL.WITH CAR RUNNING YOUR VOLTAGE OUT PUT AT BATTERY FROM ALTERNATOR SHOULD BE 13.5 TO 14.5 VOLTS.CHECK BATTERY CABLES MAKE SURE THEY ARE CLEAN AND FREE FROM CORROSION.

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