It was starting up and I would put it in gear and drive and around 2500 rpm I would lose all power and it would stall on me. Now, it won't even start.
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1999 Volkswagen GTI Question: My 1999 mk4 is throwing codes p0341 and p1580.
Answer #1Greg's Orange Auto (13188 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386globalhelper February 08, 2012, 06:41Master
po341 is camshaft position sensor and p1580 is throttle actuator. i suggest you hav ethese diag by your mech these can be tricky.
Answer #2mastertech6371 February 08, 2012, 08:16Master
which vehicle are you referring to??
ReplyMessick0014, February 08, 2012, 08:19Rookie
It's a 1999.5 GTI MK4...I replaced the camshaft position sensor and it's still showing the code...and still won't start...so I still have the two codes...
Replymastertech6371, February 08, 2012, 08:22Master
did you do a compression test to verify timing belt??
if the timing belt broke or jumped time, it will set a cam sensor code. the spark plugs have to be removed and a tester installed for the amount of compression.
ReplyMessick0014, February 08, 2012, 09:53Rookie
Do you think that could be the reason that I lose power at 2500 rpm and basically stall? Or do you think since I replaced the throttle body, TPS, and camshaft position sensor I just need it reprogrammed with VAG-COM?