1997 Volkswagen Jetta Q&A

1997 Volkswagen Jetta Question: engine runs lean

check engine light is on -
Answer 1
Look for vacume hose that could be split or disconnected. From that point it could be caused by various faulty sensors, wiring problem, or a mechanical problem. Driving with a lean condition for extended period could leed to more problems. -
Comment 1
thank you for your input i'll check it out -
Answer 2
I have the same problem with mine. "too lean" I've tried getting the O2 senor replaced, but no luck. -
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