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My TDI 2002 Jetta is experiencing power problems. It doesnt

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My TDI 2002 Jetta is experiencing power problems. It doesnt have any power when I take off down the road and then all of a sudden it will be Ok until I turn it off again,
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: VW
Expert:  gomi_otaku replied 2 years ago.
You'll need to check faults to make sure, but I bet you will find one for turbo boost control. It may be tricky to find the issue, it could be the N75 solenoid valve that controls the turbo, or it could be the turbo itself, sticking slightly and throwing off the reading (which causes it to reset to "limp mode"