starting on 1996 Volkswagen Cabrio

ok the car is hard to start but if it starts only make it short time till it shuts off.mother got this car and loves it i hate it the igntion is a push button to start it by the way. is there some problem with these that is a problem ?

Asked by for the 1996 Volkswagen Cabrio
I think you need to find a VW specialist to check it out. There have been problems reported with the coil packs failing on these cars so I'd check that if nothing else is obvious.
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