2002 Volkswagen Golf Q&A
2002 Volkswagen Golf Question: check engine light
Hello, This is indicating that there is a misfire in the engine, try not to drive it in this condition, you can damage your catalytic converter. You'll need to have the diagnostic trouble codes read out and diagnosed. I can tell you that on this model, it is common to see the ignition coils fail and cause this problem. - Bret Bodas
audi has a recall coming for the "pencil type" coils. you may be able to get this fixed for free at the dealer if its coils, its worth a call. - some guy
The TSB is 01-07-28, What are the trouble codes. - mahindra
My check engine light keeps comming on and off. There is no loss in performance that I have noticed. My thoughts...
The Check Engine Light may illuminate because of evaporative (EVAP) emission failures and/or intake manifold vacuum l...
Due to an ignition component and/or engine coolant temperature sensor failure, the Check Engine Light may illuminate. Replacement of the failed component will be necessary to correct this concern.
A dirty or failed throttle body can cause various drivability issues and illumination of the Check Engine Light.
I have a 2001 vw golf and recently the car lost power and epc and check engine lights are on. Can you tell me what the problem is? Thanks SIMON