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Volkswagen: , I ahev an EPC light that is showing up on the

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Hi, I ahev an EPC light that is showing up on the dash of my Passat 1.8 04 wagon. Just trying to figure out if its safe to do a long drive before I can get it into the mechanics shop.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: VW
Expert:  Martin replied 2 years ago.
Hello, Welcome to Just Answer.The EPC light stand for a fault with the engine management system. I do not think that you should drive the car for a long distance. There might be something wrong with the Crank shaft sensor or camshaft sensor and it might lead to engine damage .Greetings,Martin.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Thank you Martin, I appreciate your frankness on the matter
Expert:  Martin replied 2 years ago.
I now it must be hard to hear but there is no beating around the bush with this type of thing. It will/might leave you stranded on the open road.
Expert:  Martin replied 2 years ago.
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