Question about 1999 Volkswagen Passat
This is where it would be nice to plug it into a code reader, but lets go over some probabilities. Did you check to see if the immobiliser is active ? Fuse 28 (fuel) and 29 (ignition) are fed by the same ECU output. Check them. Fuel pump relay is #208 .Check. Also, the Passat has a strange quirk, where it has 2 temp sensors. The ECU checks both and if there is a discrepancy, it wont start. Start with this and good luck.
Posted on Nov 23, 2014
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Sounds like the old nikasil problem.Remove all of the spark plugs and squirt oil down each bore,replace plugs and she should fire up.
Posted on Oct 12, 2008
funny thing is I have a 2002 GTI with the exact same problem. have spent the last three days at work trying to figure things out.. best of luckn email me if you figure anything out. Beattie411@gmail.com
Posted on Mar 19, 2010
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