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My 2002 mk 4 1.6 petrol golf turns over ok but only starts

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my 2002 mk 4 1.6 petrol golf turns over ok but only starts intermittently.
a rescue mechanic put a reader on the system and it showed all 4 injectors had failed. a few minutes later the car started but later that day failed to start
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Greg replied 1 year ago.

Do you know what the actual malfunction code was .

If not can you get me the code ,

Greg

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
afraid not.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
he didnt tell me at the time
Expert:  Greg replied 1 year ago.

No chance of getting a code reader hooked up and check for codes .

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
afraid not.
its on my driveway and i dont have access to a reader
Expert:  Greg replied 1 year ago.

Okay two things you can do if with the AA or RAC have then come out and gather codes for you .

Or pop in to Halfords or local parts store and get a cheap OBD II code reader .

This is going to help as guessing and replacing parts could become very expensive .

Greg

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
ok thanks
will try and do that
Expert:  Greg replied 1 year ago.

Okay Great will keep an eye open for your response .

Greg

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