2003 Volkswagen Golf Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2003 Volkswagen Golf
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2003 Volkswagen Golf ProblemsHigh Mileage Automatic Transmissions May Have Shifting Problems
Shifting issues due to internal problems in high mileage automatic transmissions can be difficult to resolve without transmission replacement.
Reverse gear failures and noise in the manual transmission models are common.
The engine may develop an overheating condition due to a damaged water pump impeller. Our technicians tell us the repair should include replacement of the water pump, thermostat, and flushing the cooling system.
2003 Volkswagen Golf QuestionsHow to turn off air bag light (1 answer)
I replaced the ECU from a donor car. It was a wreck.. Now I have an air bag light on the instrument cluster. I could take the cluster out (again) and put tape or paint over the LED, but wondered if there was a way to switch it off..
Whenever it is plugged in to a code reader it just says no communications