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I have a 2003 Jetta 2.0 engine. The problem I have is when

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I have a 2003 Jetta 2.0 engine. The problem I have is when it rains the engine will not start. After the rainfall, usually a day or two of drying out, the engine will then start. Seems like something is shorting out. Any ideas? Thanks!
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: VW
Expert:  internal88 replied 1 year ago.

Hello, I'm Brandon - VW tech.

The water is going to the ignition coils. You have carefully examine the ignition coil boot to see if there was water going into the spark plug hole.

Expert:  internal88 replied 1 year ago.

Make sure the coils connection are not open and the cable is secure.