My check engine light came on and had it checked and was told a code of P2181, which is the ECT Sensor where is located or could you tell where i could find a online manual for free
by Visitor in Kemp, TX on May 13, 2010
The coolant temp switches give a lot of problems on theses VW they are easy to replace. Don't know any free workshop manual source but there is a company that independent auto repair shops "buy" their information from that offer a very reasonable service to do it yourselvers. You can get a one week subrcription or year subscription very cheap. The information is year make and model specific repair procedures, service bulletins, component locations, wiring diagrams ect.... great quality information same as the professionals have ,much better than generic workshop manuals from parts stores, much cheaper than the factory manual try http://bit.ly/mitchell_repair_manuals_online
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