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    Thread: 99 jetta4 tdi hard starting hot

    1. 11-06-2005 07:22 PM #1
      got a 99 jetta4 tdi-starts great cold-long cranking when hot-putting
      foot into pedal seems to help when cranking-put a generic scanner
      on vehicle-no stored codes-new fuel filter on and good fuel
      anyone familiar with this 65k on engine

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      11-06-2005 07:54 PM #2
      Quote, originally posted by orange krate »
      got a 99 jetta4 tdi-starts great cold-long cranking when hot...

      Here's Drivbiwire's recent discussion on this very topic.
      http://forums.tdiclub.com/show...47386
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      11-06-2005 07:58 PM #3
      doesn't sound like a check valve problem. maybe a fuel shutdown solenoid problem by the way you describe it. not real familiar with tdi but old indirect pumps had this problem sometimes when they sat for awhile and hotsoaked.
      I didn't do much today, but i'am going to give it hell tomorrow.

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