2001 Volkswagen Beetle Q&A
2001 Volkswagen Beetle Question: epc light
A few days ago my epc light came on and it started running real sluggish (but I'm still able to drive it) I parked it overnight and the next day the light went off and it was driving fine..until later that day when the epc light came back on again...and so this is happening regularly now. Whats the deal? - travis2497
The most common cause is the brake light switch. I believe there was a recall, check with Volkswagen Customer Care , 1-800-822-8987 to find out. However you should have the vehicle scanned to verify any fault codes. Issues with the throttle body , wiring or Mass Air Flow sensor can all cause EPC faults. - spyder
It may sound silly but try buying a new gas cap and make sure you turn it an extra 1/4 turn. - Visitor
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