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Eric, Automotive Repair Shop Manager
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I've just now purchased 1998 Beatle ,from flustrated owner,

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I've just now purchased 1998 Beatle ,from flustrated owner, he had himself replaced the catalistic sensor, & now the car goes 12 miles & engine stops,? For 24 hrs, then another 12 miles ,? The hand held diagnostic device says po 422 ,& po322 , ?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: VW
Expert:  Eric replied 1 year ago.


Based upon the code and the symptoms, the catalytic converter itself is clogged and needs to be replaced.