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Erratic idling.golf3 when i press in the clutch coming to a stop the revs drop below normal and its like it searches for the correct rev to idle.sumtimes the car want to switch off.and the car shakes when idling.

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Your clutch release mechanism is failing,,take it to a repair shop and have it looked at.
If the system fails all together while driving it could cause you grief.

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