20 Most Recent 2004 Volkswagen Golf Questions & Answers

Check your battery voltage if you can for 12v, if thats good then the alternator is not out putting enough to run the different things like wipers, lights, heater etc
Change the alternator

2004 Volkswagen... | Answered on Jun 29, 2019

bulb failure warning,check your brake lights.

2004 Volkswagen... | Answered on Jun 28, 2018

the system is the coolant temp sensor which reports to the ECM which operates a relay to turn on the fan
there are 2 fuses in the system
could be a fuse , sensor , relay or fan
easiest way is to get power directly to the fan first , then check the system fuses , then replace the relay leaving the sensor to the last

2004 Volkswagen... | Answered on Jan 16, 2018

run the fault codes
check for ambient temp sensor and baro sensor problems

2004 Volkswagen... | Answered on Sep 15, 2017

Take it to another garage, but having said that, it is difficult to troubleshoot something when the car is running fine. If it is since a service, it sounds like a faulty electrical connection somewhere.

2004 Volkswagen... | Answered on Jun 17, 2017

you mean throttle body
will assume petrol EFI

the ecu will have fault codes to be read

the problem may also be the plastic accelerator pedal sensor



2004 Volkswagen... | Answered on Mar 20, 2017

I have this problem, it's fuse number 14.

2004 Volkswagen... | Answered on Dec 18, 2015

you might find the fuse diagram on the inside of the fuse box cover under the hood.....hope this helps.....cheers

2004 Volkswagen... | Answered on Dec 04, 2015

Here's a link on replacing your belt tensioner,this video is showing a 2.0 bug,which is the same as your 2.0 golf. How To Install Replace Serpentine Belt Tensioner VW Beetle 98 05 2 0L...

2004 Volkswagen... | Answered on Jul 18, 2015

Hi you will need to get it plugged into a scan tool. Otherwise it's only guess work. It could be a steering angle sensor. Or just need re-calibration. Regards Jim...

2004 Volkswagen... | Answered on Mar 02, 2015

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