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The check engine light on and then blinking. Reduced power on running rough. I am taking into mechanic. Is driving it worse or should I have towed in to prevent further damage? 2001 VW Passat 1.8t Rich

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    loss of power, blinking check engine light and runs rough and shaky.

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A flashing check engine light means your cars computer has sensed something that needs immediate attention or more damage can occur. If you do not feel comfort have it towed, could save you money in the long run.

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