www.tdiclub.com

Economy - Longevity - Performance
The #1 Source of TDI Information on the Web!
Forums Articles Links Meets
Orders TDI Club Cards TDIFest 2016 Gone, but not forgotten VAG-Com List Unit Conversions TDIClub Chat Thank You




Go Back   TDIClub Forums > TDI Model Specific Discussions Areas > VW MKIV-A4 TDIs (VE and PD)

VW MKIV-A4 TDIs (VE and PD) This is a general discussion about A4/MkIV Jetta (99.5-~2005), Golf(99.5-2006), and New Beetle(98-2006). Both VE and PD engines are covered here.

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old April 28th, 2005, 15:54   #1
Journeyfilm
Newbie
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: USA
Default Where\'s Relay???- Finding the Glowplug relay.

Hello Everyone,

I have a 2001 VW Jetta 1.9 TDI. I just had my check engine light come on. I took it in to get the codes and they found that 3 of my glow plugs needed replacing, and the relay was bad as well. I have replaced the glow plugs and harness before, but I have never replaced the relay. I have the Bently manual, but am having trouble finding the location of the Glow Plug Relay, so that I can replace it. Can anyone help me locate it and let me know to replace it. I have the part in hand and it looks pretty straight forward.

Thanks for you help.
Journeyfilm is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 28th, 2005, 18:42   #2
MN_TDI
Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: St. Paul, Minnesota
Default Re: Where\'s Relay???- Finding the Glowplug relay.

It's located in the lower dash above the driversí legs. Remove the 3 screws that hold lower dash shroud. After removing the shroud and contorting your body on the floor, you'll see the relay/fuse panel.
MN_TDI is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 29th, 2005, 08:17   #3
nosootdzl
Veteran Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: Northern MD
Fuel Economy: 51.7 mpg
Default Where\'s Relay???- Finding the Glowplug relay.

Maybe just clean the relay's contacts and harness-to-glow plug connections? ... relay coil/actuation should be OK since diagnostics flagged (3) specific GP's.
nosootdzl is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 07:18.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright - TDIClub Online LTD - 2017
Contact Us | Privacy Statement | Forum Rules | Disclaimer
TDIClub Online Ltd (TDIClub.com) is not affiliated with the VWoA or VWAG and is supported by contributions from viewers like you.
© 1996 - 2017, All Rights Reserved
Page generated in 0.12055 seconds with 10 queries
[Output: 52.39 Kb. compressed to 47.35 Kb. by saving 5.04 Kb. (9.61%)]