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I just recently changed the battery on my 99 passat and now i found that my car is idleing very roughly , they say if i keep riding it everything should reset itself , is that possible or do i have to take it to my mechanic

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Try to unplug the negative side of batt and let it sit for 5 minutes- then reattach cable and see if computer reset itself. If you have the same problem it may be the gas- check fuel filter and make sure it didn't pick up trash- also make sure it's not something like water in your gas- did you fill tank up same day?

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