ONCE MY CAR WARMS UP APPROX 30 MINUTES AND I ...

1998 Volkswagen Jetta

Tiny

weirdwolf

December, 20, 2012 AT 10:05 PM

Once my car warms up (approx 30 minutes) and I climb a steep incline 50% of time my turbo kicks out. Car has to cool back down in order for my turbo to work again. Any idea whats causing this problem.

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2 Answers

Tiny

weirdwolf

December, 20, 2012 AT 10:07 PM

Please note that this a diesel car (TDI)

Tiny

exovcds

December, 21, 2012 AT 12:47 AM

The engine is most likely overboosting. So the ECM cuts fuel to lower boost in order to protect the engine.

I can provide more info once you reply.

Thomas

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