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I have a jetta 03 2.0 and lately I been having problems that when I accelerate sometimes it hesitates like it wants to shut off, but when I go down on speed it doesn't do that

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Depending on Mileage..

Fuel filter..VW has a very long service interval on this part.. but if you have more than 60K on your car.. and it hasn't been changed.. change it.

Throttle body.. should be removed..and cleaned..

Check air filter.. replace if needed.

These are really common things for hesitation.. fuel injector service/cleaning is another. Since you aren't getting any CEL's it may be one or all of these fairly simple things.

Best of luck!

Posted on Apr 15, 2011


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