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2001 Jetta Intermittent Run Problem

My 2001 has had a strange problem occur three times, each months apart. The car would run very rough, barely able to reach 30mph. It felt fuel starved but never stalled. Then the problem would just disappear. It happened twice more a few months later.

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  • mareekerr Aug 10, 2008

    i have problems with my 2001 jetta it just acts like it want to lose power, i have replaced the fuel filter and oxygen= senser and also cleaned his fuel injenters so spelling i am lost!!!!!!!!!!! thanks so much big m

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I had a similar problem with my Jetta, and it turned out to be the fuel filter. It was a cheap fix, just make sure you fill the new filter with fuel before installing so you do not have an issue starting it again.

Let me know if this works.

Richard Young

Posted on Jul 30, 2008

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