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Most reported 2012 Volkswagen Jetta TDI problems


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Oil and carbon tend to build up, creating restrictions in the intake manifold. Symptoms will be loss of power (sometimes severe) and poor fuel economy.

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One or both head lights may not work due to premature head light bulb burnout and/or bulb harness failure. Care should be taken to inspect the head light harness connector for damage when replacing bulbs. Damaged connectors should be replaced.

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Reported by 2009 Jetta and 4 others for the Volkswagen Jetta TDI

drains battery because electric fan does not shut off. Dealer replaced fan free of charge due to recently out of warranty.

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