2003 Volkswagen Beetle Q&A
2003 Volkswagen Beetle Question: ECT sensor
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 - Visitor
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when i replace my ECT sensor do i need to reset the car computer or the check engine light off it sefe? my Email is email@example.com - Visitor
PLEASE SEND ME INFROMATION WERE IS IT LOCATED & WHAT DOES ECT STAND FOR WHAT DOES IT MEAN FOR A 2004 VW NEW BEETLE 2.0 ENGINE SIZE - Visitor
also says cud b poor electrical connection. where do i look
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