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I have a 2000 vw jetta 1.8t. It wont start. It drive fine

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I have a 2000 vw jetta 1.8t. It wont start. It drive fine one day, and wouldnt start the next, it cranks and everything. Has fuel coming out the bottom of the car when i crank the engine.. recently ordered a fuel pump sensor.. any help ?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: VW
Expert:  Matt replied 2 years ago.


if you haven't already then I'd replace the crank sensor , after checking the wiring to the sensor is OK

also check that the ECU relay is switching in as it should and the fuses for the ECU are in good condition

Expert:  Matt replied 2 years ago.


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