Welcome Gearhead! Where about's in OH?
Diesel Fool, we're almost neighbors. I'm in N.KY. I have a 2001 Golf GL TDI and I'm not seeing many TDI's in the area. I LOVE my ride. Maybe we'll meet on 75 sometime.
Go Faster, I've been out of town so it took me a while to thank you for the response.
I checked the plug going to the third injector as you instructed. The Vag (group 004)reads specified start of 1.5 degrees, actual is -5.1 degrees. I cleared the code and it came back. I cleared it...
I'm new to the forum but I've learned a lot from all the memebers, especially you. I read all the "101" posts and search things that you've posted because I respect your opinon. I'm disgusted at the thought of people harassing you and your family over "motor oil". I realize people...
I live in N. KY and no doubtedly effected by the poor quality of diesel from OH.Matter of fact my last tank full of crap will send me to the dealer next week. Car's hard to start and smokes alot and has lost power and I have a CEL that won't go away I think I have an injector...
Thanks for the replies.
I didn't detect any gasoline smell.
I'll need to be more careful when purchasing fuel from now on. I bought it because it was advertised as "premium".
What really has me puzzled is the CEL. Do you think the CEL will go away with better fuel or will I have to make a trip...
I filled up Sat evening at a different station. I didn't drive much on Sun. Today the car is hard to start, smokes like crazy and very noisey at idle. To top it all my CEL is on. Any ideas would be appreciated.
Contact Valois or Rene at email@example.com. he can hook you up in no time. However you will need to ship him your ECU and be without the car for a few days. The directions are simple and can be accomplished with simple tools in about 30 minutes, at least that's my experience. It's well...