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Fesperman I have a 2007 VSw Passat 2.0 and the engine light came on yesterday when I was close to my home ..

Mechanic's Assistant: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?

Well it is not oil the oil level is full and the engine seemed ready to die and the temp gauge was at 200

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Hello, I'm Brandon - VW tech.

It could be a misfire code. However we will need to properly diagnose it.

These vehicle has a computer that store the trouble code. First you will need to scan the vehicle with an OBD2 scanner.

You could buy the scanner at the autozone store for about $80 or they could help you scan it.

Once you retrieve the code , then I can help you define the problem.

Please rate me positive.

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