2004 Volkswagen Beetle Q&A
2004 Volkswagen Beetle Question: Immobilizer Light Flashing, but Car Runs
This is the first time I've encountered this issue. I had trouble starting my car 3 times today. But, after a few tries (scares that the car might be dead), it started and ran fine. The most recent time, the engine immobilizer light started flashing. I still need to make it home. Any words of advice? - alimath13
If your battery is low, you can erase the adaption in your immoblizer system, which means that your car will not start. Is the Battery original? I would have someone check your immobilzer system as well, just to be sure, because the transducer that surrounds the key can fail, not uncommon. - dandd
My car is doing the same thing! I had my battery replaced a few months ago, then four days ago it started randomly doing this. Sometimes it will start just fine and the immobilizer light won't blink...and then it will do this another time. Does it sound like the immobilizer needs reset? - aeronkyla
The past four days, my beetle will randomly not start. Sometimes a clicking noise will happen where a few or all warning lights will flash, sometimes I hear it try to roll over, and then eventuall...