Volkswagen Golf owners have reported 87 other fuel system related problems since 1996. Table 1 shows the 7 most common other fuel system problems. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's other fuel system pump (39 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's other fuel system (36 problems). For details of each of the problem category, use the links in the table.
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
|Other Fuel System Pump problems|
|Other Fuel System problems|
|Other Fuel System Fuel Injection System problems|
|Other Fuel System Tank Assembly problems|
|Other Fuel System Hoses Lines/piping, And Fittings problems|
|Other Fuel System Delivery problems|
|Other Fuel System Fuel Gauge problems|
During a DE-carbon service on the valves it was found that the camshaft is ground and scored, fuel pump shaft is ground down, cam follower has a hole bored through. Per the technician the fuel system would have failed at any moment. Obd did not record any faults. Read details...
Had to replace the map sensor 3 times in 2 years. Manifold problem. There are no recalls for this vehicle but the problem persists. Had to pay $700 each time to fix. Read details...
I was driving on I-55 at approx. 60mph and the glow plug indicator light began flashing and the vehicle went into limp mode. Pulled off at the next exit and shut the vehicle down, and waited a few minutes. Read details...
I was driving on i15 southbound, the engine malfunction symbol appeared on my dash board and all of a sudden the car lost power and stalled. After paying over $800. 00 in towing fees to the nearest vw dealer in ontario California. The dealer is asking if gasoline was put in the tank. Read details...
2012 vw Golf tdi (diesel) vehicle began losing power on acceleration from a stoplight and began clicking. Check engine and glow plug lights flashed. Power was reduced to 15% and limped to shoulder. Shut off engine and attempted restart. Engine turned over but no ignition. Read details...