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I'M NOT SURE IF IT'S A PETROL FILTER OF PETROL PUMP?

2002 Volkswagen Golf • 169,000 miles

Good Day

My name is Themba
I'm driving VW GOLF 4 2.0 and I’m experiencing difficulty with the car when I start it, it will ideas for 15 minutes and switches off and when I drive it will go for 2-3km and switch off again what might be the problem. Please assist
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Themba Khumalo
August 6, 2012.



When you say switch off-do you mean it dies out-be specific of the problem

Rasmataz
Aug 6, 2012.
It dies out and takes 15-30
minutes to start again

Tiny
Themba Khumalo
Aug 6, 2012.
I also bought a new battery.
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Tiny
Themba Khumalo
Aug 6, 2012.
Is this petrol or diesel?

Mhpautos
Aug 6, 2012.
Sorry that last reply ended up on a wrong post somehow.

Mhpautos
Aug 6, 2012.
The car is petrol.

Tiny
Themba Khumalo
Aug 6, 2012.
This happened after replacing my front brake paid.

Tiny
Themba Khumalo
Aug 6, 2012.
Check the fuel pressure with a gauge if its within specs-fuel pump could be failing-start here

Rasmataz
Aug 6, 2012.

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