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Oil plug fell out while I was driving and it lost some power

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oil plug fell out while I was driving and it lost some power while I was pulling into to an area safe off the road. They put a new plug in and added oil but it still has no power the glow plug indicator light is also still on
JA: Is the power loss consistent, or does it fluctuate?
Customer: consistent
JA: What is the model/year of your VW?
Customer: 2012 diesel jetta
JA: Are you fixing your Jetta yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: it is at a local shop but we are getting it back tomorrow
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: they changed out a solenoid but that didn't work
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: VW
Expert:  Jim replied 9 months ago.

What speed were you going? and did it loose all the oil? Did the car make any noise while you were driving it before pulling over?

Expert:  Matt replied 9 months ago.


another expert here

do you still need help?