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2000 Volkswagen Beetle TDI Question: 55mph



, 1.9L 4 Cylinder Diesel Turbo, Hereford, TX, May 05, 2010, 22:50

1.9l the beetle will not go more then 55mph

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    Visitor, May 10, 2010, 19:37

    my car done the same thing. It was due to carbon build up in the head. Take it and get the head decarboned.

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    goodguysdiesel from Good Guys Diesel, January 13, 2011, 12:55

    Your car is going into limp mode? Do you have a CEL? It could be a number of things causing this...Clogged fuel filter, clogged intake manifold, vacuum leak, turbo, etc. I would have your car hooked up to VAGCOM and check for fault codes.

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