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Have a 2005 jetta tdi my son just bought bought it stated…

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Have a 2005 jetta...

Have a 2005 jetta tdi my son just bought bought it stated fine everything was working except the key fab and the gas lid button when we got home and messed with some fuses and got the gas lid to open now the car will not turn over all the lights and everything else works when you push the clutch and the key all you hear is a click under the dash i checked the little wire that goes to the starter when the key and clutch are pushed and there is no power there also if i roll the car and pop the clutch the car starts and everything works

Mechanic's Assistant: Is the power loss consistent, or does it fluctuate?

There is no power loss

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Jetta yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes checked all the fuses and looked for loose wires also checked the battery

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Also disconnected the battery and touched the positive and negative togethere to clear the codes

Submitted: 9 months ago.Category: VW
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VW Mechanic: Kevin, VW Mechanic replied 9 months ago
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Hi im kevin do you have a volt meter ?

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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
What would like me to do
VW Mechanic: Kevin, VW Mechanic replied 9 months ago

Whats the battery voltage ?

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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
13.2 volts. New battery
VW Mechanic: Kevin, VW Mechanic replied 9 months ago

Does voltage change if you try to start whilst measuring

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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
No change. I hear relay 460 clicking under the dash but no change with the motor.
It's like nothing happening
VW Mechanic: Kevin, VW Mechanic replied 9 months ago

Can i have vin il try to pull schematic

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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
Ok
VW Mechanic: Kevin, VW Mechanic replied 9 months ago

.

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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
Just got to the car. Vin 3VWRT71K75M627089
Customer reply replied 9 months ago
When will I get some help
VW Mechanic: Wolfgang, VW Master Technician replied 9 months ago
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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
If you can help
VW Mechanic: Wolfgang, VW Master Technician replied 9 months ago

please check fuse f15 in the underhood fuse box . there should be a 25 amp fuse . make sure that its good and not blown.

second you will need a second person one to crank the engine while you with a volt meter rear the voltage at the fuse while cranking. there are slits on top of the fuse itself to check the voltage . what is the voltage while key to the crank position?

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