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Hi,\r\n My vw beetle 1.6 petrol stops taking the gas when driving and then engine would cut off. Sometimes, it jerks when accelerated as if something is blocked somewhere. The VAG error code is p16725. The car has just had a fuel pump filter changed and fuel pump relay changed. Could you please help re what is causing this problem, what the error code mean and how this problem can be sorted. Many thanks

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SOURCE: ENGINE CUTTING OUT WHEN COLD

idle air control valve is going bad

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SOURCE: Check Engine light (MIL) blinking on 2000 VW Beetle - please help

vw2000 (2.0)
Blinking engine lt. Poor performance-barely make it up a hill.
Mechanic said bad O2 sensor--Replaced--had same problem-
Used "ADVANCED AUTO" Diagnostic meter---FREE FREE FREE
Code read MISFIRE
Replaced COIL pack!!!!!!!!!
Returned to Advance auto to clear codes---
NO CHECK engine light --runs like new
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SOURCE: location of relays in 2001 vw beetle

OPEN L/S DOOR , PULL END CAP OFF DASH , FUSE BOX LOCATED THERE W/ SOME RELAYS & REST ARE UNDER L/S OF DASH OR UNDER HOOD

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SOURCE: 1998 beetle - how to get the fuel filter off

The fuel lines are pressurized so you will need to relieve the pressure before you try and remove the filter or you will get a face full of gas. The filter comes off by pushing the fuel line toward the filter and then pushing the quick release button on the fuel line. The fuel line should then decouple - the filter lives under the car near the right rear tire (just in front) Good luck and be careful

Posted on Jun 09, 2009

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