Mass Air Flow Sensor May Fail on Volkswagen Cabrio

Problem Description and Possible Solution

The mass air flow (MAF) sensor may fail, resulting in drivability issues and/or illumination of the Check Engine Light.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 131,397 (70,000–158,000)
5 model years affected: 1997, 1999, 2000, 2001, more2002
10 people reported this problem
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CHECK ENGINE LIGHT, PROBLEMS WITH AIR MASS SENSOR,HAVE NOT FIX, TRYING MASS AIR FLOW CLEANER
Low RPM sporadic throttling. Sometimes engine will cut out when downshifting. Problem is also connecting to 2nd bank oxygen sensor.