1999 Volkswagen Jetta TDI Q&A
1999 Volkswagen Jetta TDI Question: Hard starting Diesel
Hello, were you able to find a solution to this problem? Was it the glow plugs? - lawrenceg
got an 03 tdi...solution to hard ,cold 1st start....i put a 250 watt oil pan heater on ...let it soak overnight ....starts like new everytime!...got 330k on it now ....use heater blow 40f....easy on starter too...p.s. keep fuel cannister clean too!.... - Visitor
Is the fuel filter clean. Mine 2002 Volks Jetta Tdi did the same thing, but I found out the fuel filter was horrible! Replaced it and it starts right up. Just a suggestion. Sometimes it's the simplest things. - Visitor
At 90000 miles an alarm went off to shut engine down; I stopped immediately. Car was towed to dealership. I told them the alarm and stop engine light came on; no radiator fluid. While there I had t...