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Cruise control my cruise control sometimes works, sometimes doesn't help

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  • cuddej Sep 10, 2008

    I have the same problem. Also when it does work it will shut off.

  • VW Australia Dec 29, 2008

    I got the same problem, someone wrote about spraying WD40 in the assy but I'm reluctant to do so.

  • jacksavidge Feb 20, 2009

    Cruise control works every now and then ...mostly never

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When my 1999 Cabrio was new the cruise control went out. It took the dealership and along with a VW expert 10 days to find a pinched harness assembly under the battery box.


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The cruise control won't work on my 98 vw golf

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SOURCE: sometimes cruise control works, other times it

make cure you have good ignition switch , let me know .

Posted on Nov 08, 2011

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SOURCE: speedometer and cruise control are not working.

did you chech relays the are located under the hood in a black box it should say fuses only buy on relay at a time if the are see thru you can tell if they have a break in them or use a tester the big black square relays you cant see thru just buy one and check each relay until your problem is fixed also check your fluid level in your trans too much is a big problem and might cause hard shifting but it sounds like a relay switch

Posted on May 31, 2009

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SOURCE: crusie control doesn''t work

Check the fuses and relays.

Posted on Feb 05, 2010

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SOURCE: My cruise control doesn't work??...any

jnjkingbird, It sounds like this problem is the clock spring as I don't believe that the horn and the cruise control would share a fuse. However, they do share a circuit in the clock-spring. You can check for power at each unit (horn and the cruise control) which would confirm this. Check each fuse as well. Good luck with this.

Posted on May 29, 2011

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SOURCE: Ford f250 super duty V10 cruise control doesn't work.

WOULD CHECK BRAKE SWITCH FIRST AS THESE HAVE A HIGH FAILURE RATE.

Posted on Dec 02, 2011

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