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How is it going, i recently purchased a 06 ve jetta 1.9 tdi…

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Hi how is it going...
Hi how is it going, i recently purchased a 06 ve jetta 1.9 tdi and my fuel gauge isn't working, sending unit is fine already tested it, any other things ill have to check, to mention the key is not the factory key but everything else works fine
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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Also i mention that the low fuel light doesn't come on even that is always reading empty
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VW Mechanic: Wolfgang, VW Master Technician replied 7 months ago
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Hello I'm Wolfgang. I do need a vin # of the vehicle to assist.Do you have vag com scan tool by vcds? Thanks
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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
vin 3vwct81k86m86m853672
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
No i dont have it
VW Mechanic: Wolfgang, VW Master Technician replied 7 months ago

please double check the vin # my database shows invalid!!

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
2vxct81k86m853672
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Sorry
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
2vwct81k86m853672
VW Mechanic: Wolfgang, VW Master Technician replied 7 months ago

can you take a pic of the vin and post here!!

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VW Mechanic: Wolfgang, VW Master Technician replied 7 months ago

according to my database your blue car is a vehicle total correct?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
What u mean a vehicle total?
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
it has a rebuilt tittle
VW Mechanic: Wolfgang, VW Master Technician replied 7 months ago

just want to make sure . was the vehicle hit in the right rear? do you know?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
That i know of it was hit on the left front!
VW Mechanic: Wolfgang, VW Master Technician replied 7 months ago

ok do me a favor, under the hood , unplug the coolant bottle connector and then start the car does the low coolant light flash?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Ok i will soonest i get to back to the car
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Also the oil pressure light keeps coming on
VW Mechanic: Wolfgang, VW Master Technician replied 7 months ago
the coolant light and oil light comes on and if you turn off the car plug the coolant light back in and start the car both lights stop flashing correct? Please answer correctly what the question is asking very critical
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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Coolant light comes on when unplugged and off when plugged back in and oil light is on all the time
VW Mechanic: Wolfgang, VW Master Technician replied 7 months ago
Ok do you have vag com /vcds scan tool. Reason is that is we need to scan the instrument cluster for codes and read the values of what the cluster is seeing to narrow down.
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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
No i dont have one
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Any particular one that i need so i can purchase it
VW Mechanic: Wolfgang, VW Master Technician replied 7 months ago
There are too many possibilities right now and can be expensive parts. Need to narrow down with the scan tool. eBay VCDS CHINESE CLONE you will need a lap top to use it. About 100.
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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Oh ok. Nothing i can do with out the scan tool?
VW Mechanic: Wolfgang, VW Master Technician replied 7 months ago

unfortunately not because its not like the old cars . its more computer electronic!!

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