Make sure your cat converter isn't plug which is part of the exhaust system. If it's plugged the engine builds up pressure and won't run.
In reference to the above answer, No. This would only occur if you were driving for a distance, and a long one at that.
You are correct in thinking it is the fuel pump relay, which is poorly designed, overheats on the soldered contacts, and fails. The relay is located in the fuse box, just under the dash on the left side. It will be fuse relay # 19.
There may be a compression problem here. Get a test done, this will check condition of rings and valves.
There are numerous reasons why a 1996 VW Cabrop will not start. A few reasons could be the ignition switch, bad battery, or the starter.
Volkswagen Cabriolet. its a car. its the classic. best car EVER. http://designercars.nl/biler/VW-Cabriolet-830.jpg
cabrio is a convertible
I had the same problem with my 95 cabrio. It is probably the turn signal switch or the headlight switch. We had to replace after changing the lights and the fuse with no success.
owners manual 1995 Volkswagen cabrio
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14.5 gallons for the late model 99 Cabrio
My 2002 Volkswagen Cabrio GLX holds 12 Gallons.
cabrio's were made from 1995-2002. cabriolet is anything older than 1995.
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The 98 Cabrio has a sealed transmission, it does not have a dipstick.
195 60 14 low profile wheels are perfect for the VW Cabrio.
Impossible, seeing as there is no such thing as an '04 VW Cabrio. They stopped making them in 2002.