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  1. MKV GTI
    Hi All, I have a pretty much stock MkV, 2007. I didn't need to drive it this winter, and because it has summer tires, I just parked it. Tough winter here in Michigan. Battery was dead. Charged it. Turned key....engine fired, then quite. Lights work, sun roof, fan. No gauges or warning...
    Hey guys, I'm new to this forum so I apologize if this post is in the wrong area, but I had a question about push starting my 5 speed gti. My battery has a draw currently and I'm in the process of having that fixed, so in the mean time I've been trying to push start my car to get it going...
    so a week ago i go to start my mkiv and it wont start. assuming its a dead battery, i go to jump it.... still nothing. so i call a tow truck and get it towed to my mechanic, who keeps it for a few days. the mechanic calls me, and is baffled. says that the 'key is not responding to the computer'...
    I started off hearing a single click and the car wouldnt start, eventually it would turn over. This would happen every 10-15 starts or so. I replaced the battery and it would start fine for about two weeks. Then the single click would come back. Now it doesnt start. It starts fine when i jump it...
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