Check Engine Light Due to Issues With Glow Plugs/Wiring Harness on Volkswagen Beetle TDI

Problem Description and Possible Solution

Because of issues with the glow plugs and/or the glow plug wiring harness from the control relay, the Check Engine Light may illuminate. Our technicians tell us there is a service bulletin, not a recall from Volkswagen regarding replacement of the glow plugs on 2004-2005 model years only.

Problem Data
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Engine affected: 1.9L 4 Cylinder Diesel Turbo
2 model years affected: 2004, 2005
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