VW

Have Volkswagen Questions? Ask an Expert Now.

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related VW Questions
Not interested in a chat. How much does this cost? 2012
p0122 initially. I may have changed the fuse with incorrect slot and now cars starts and conks out with mutltiple new messages … read more
Wolfgang
Wolfgang
5,016 satisfied customers
In Iowa, my 2006 Passat has been starting every day, but has
In Iowa, my 2006 Passat has been starting every day, but has been parked outside in the extreme cold. Today, the key got stuck in the ignition, the battery seems to be completely dead, buttons do not … read more
kyle swart
kyle swart
Certificate Of Completion, Automotive Technology
392 satisfied customers
Battery dead, trying to g, Trying to get in trunk to get
Opened door mannually got valet key climbed in back to see if there was a way to open trunk according to manual. The key made the back doors open, but need to get to truck or underhood. … read more
Kevin
Kevin
workshop foreman /master tech/mot tester
3,176 satisfied customers
Volkswagen Passat 3.6: locked out of 2006 Passat. dead battery.
locked out of 2006 Passat. dead battery. small plastic by pass key won't even go into the slot. was sure I had used it before but maybe not. if I could get jump power to the system I could access. can… read more
Wolfgang
Wolfgang
5,016 satisfied customers
2000 VW passat: battery died..jumper cables..going crazy
I have a 2000 VW passat the battery died and I tried to pass jumper cables when I put the key in the ignition the alarm satrted going crazy and the car would nt turn over and I can get the alarm off b… read more
Danny
Danny
Owner, lead mechanic
High School or GED
4,715 satisfied customers
96 vw jetta: recharged..Lights turn..fan etc but now my car wont start
my 96 vw jetta vr6's battery just died. I recharged it and the battery is good. Lights turn on fan etc but now my car wont start. not even turn over. Does it have an immobilizer? If so how do i reset … read more
Danny
Danny
Owner, lead mechanic
High School or GED
4,715 satisfied customers
99 VW Passat: Driving down..the doors start locking..trunk
Have a 99 VW Passat. Driving down the road today and the doors start locking on there own and the windows won't go down all the way. So then this noise starts coming from the trunk I find out (from a … read more
vwtech0405
vwtech0405
VW Technician
11,194 satisfied customers
2002 Passat: battery died..my key FOB..passenger..work ok
My battery died and I got a newone for my 2002 Passat. Didn't lose my radio presets yet now my key FOB won't open the passenger doors. The electric doors work ok with the key and from the inside. Driv… read more
vwtech0405
vwtech0405
VW Technician
11,194 satisfied customers
1998 VW Passat: wont start..alarm system..The battery is..push
My 1998 VW Passat won't start because of the alarm system? The battery is good and will only push start.… read more
Danny
Danny
Owner, lead mechanic
High School or GED
4,715 satisfied customers
Jetta: wont start..The engine doesnt turn over at all
I tried to start my 03 Jetta this morning (I purchased it last night!) and it won't start. The engine doesn't turn over at all. The indicator lights that remain on are the EPC light, the MIL lamp and … read more
David
David
Shop Foreman / Lead Technician
ASE Master and L1+ VW Master Techni
2,364 satisfied customers
My 2004 VW Beetle TDIs trunk lid release has suddenly quit
My 2004 VW Beetle TDI's trunk lid release has suddenly quit working. The release button on the driver's side door does nothing...no click or anything. Using the release button with the key makes the l… read more
Danny
Danny
Owner, lead mechanic
High School or GED
4,715 satisfied customers
My rear defrost and rearview mirrors are not defrosting..trunk
My rear defrost and rearview mirrors are not defrosting in the morning. Could this be a fuse? And my trunk doesn't pop open when I hit the button...it does open about an inch but then won't open all t… read more
Danny
Danny
Owner, lead mechanic
High School or GED
4,715 satisfied customers
1999 VW Passat: jump start..He left his engine on and reverse cables
I own a 1999 VW Passat. My battery was dead yesterday and some guy offered to jump start my car. He left his engine on and reverse cables on his end. Now car will start with jump but won't take gas to… read more
Danny
Danny
Owner, lead mechanic
High School or GED
4,715 satisfied customers
Wont start..about 5 minutes later the alarm starts going off
when I try to start the car everything goes blank and it won't start. then about 5 minutes later the alarm starts going off.… read more
Jake
Jake
Audi Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,428 satisfied customers
Vw passat: the car to release the bonnet could u advise me how i
I have a vw passat 1999 vreg the battery is total flat and i can not get in the car to release the bonnet could u advise me how i can open it please… read more
Danny
Danny
Owner, lead mechanic
High School or GED
4,715 satisfied customers
2006 VW passat: tried putting..to the owners manual
I was trying to figure out if a fuse had gone out on my 2006 VW Passat 2.0T. I must have placed a fuse back in the wrong place because now the car will not start. I tried putting the fuse back accordi… read more
Christopher
Christopher
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
300 satisfied customers
1999 Volkswagen Passat: parked..my trunk open light..slowly..unlocked
I have a 1999 Volkswagen Passat. The other night I came home and as I parked it my trunk open light on the dash lit up and the red light on my door that flashes slowly when the car is locked began fla… read more
gomi_otaku
gomi_otaku
Auto Technician (dealership)
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
3,445 satisfied customers
2000 passat: jump..doesnt start..it possible that dead battery..kick
i'm having trouble, we tried to jump my 2000 passat, it doesn't start. if you see my previous question, i have a bit of issue with antitheft device going offf. is it possible that dead battery causes … read more
David
David
Shop Foreman / Lead Technician
ASE Master and L1+ VW Master Techni
2,364 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I would (and have) recommend your site to others I was quite satisfied with the quality of the information received, the professional with whom I interacted, and the quick response time. Thanks, and be sure that I'll be back whenever I need a question answered in a hurry.

Stephanie PElm City, NC

used your service this weekend with "Trecers" help. thank you ,thank you, thank you. replaced an A/C fan motor. Local Auto Zone had part. $15.00 "tracer" fee and $40.00 for parts, I saved several hundreds of dollers at a shop. i will recommend you and use you in the future.

David L.Richmond, TX

9 dollars, 2 hours of my time, and I drove away. Your diagnosis was right on the mark. Thank you so much.

PhilMarysville, CA

Lurch. Thank you very much. I had real doubts about this website but your promptness of response, quick followup and to the point answer with picture was incredible.

CharlesWalnut Creek, CA

As a single woman, I really appreciate an excellent and affordable opinion.
Thank you Geordie, I will not hesitate to contact justanswer in the future!

SueCharleston, WV

Another great insight to what may be the problem. I will have my mechanic take a look at it tomorrow. Thanks again, Frank...you do indeed know your stuff.

JimCastleberry, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

vwnewton

vwnewton

VW Owner,ASE Master and L1 Advanced

307 satisfied customers

25 years of VW obsession turned into a job, last 15 years as a VW Tech.

VWDoc

VWDoc

Independent VW Shop owner

1,764 satisfied customers

20 years of experience working with VW's. Independent European shop owner and technician.

Martin

Martin

auto electrical

804 satisfied customers

South African Trade Diploma in Auto Electrical

Matt

Matt

Engineer

708 satisfied customers

Mechanical Engineer with 20 years experience in the auto industry, 8 yrs in formula 1 engine testing

Tim&#039;s Auto Repair

Tim's Auto Repair

mechanic

484 satisfied customers

Have owned a repair shop for 25 yrs.

Tim Mohr

Tim Mohr

ASE MASTER TECH

419 satisfied customers

30 YRS EXPERIENCE, FOREIGN AND DOMESTIC, GAS AND DEISEL

Chris(aka-Moose)

Chris(aka-Moose)

VW Technician

286 satisfied customers

16 years of experience

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x