hello i got a 90 jetta gl 1.8L i have a problem with the car wanting to up and shut off it dont rev up inless u do it really slow a while back at the same time the gas pedel cable and the coil both went bad at the same time ever since then iv had this problem before that it ran like a champ how do i fix it.
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1990 Volkswagen Jetta Question: motor
Answer #1Royal Motor Sales from Royal Automotive Group, November 03, 2010, 18:09Technician
It sounds to me that you have a few separate issues that would need separate inspections to simplify your concerns.
- Possible internal transmission
- Gas pedal cable
- Coil and ignition system
- Electrical concern.