WHEN THE BATTERY DIES, DO I HAVE TO HAVE THE ELECTRICAL REPROGRAMMED?

Asked by Feb 15, 2017 at 09:31 PM about the 1999 Volkswagen Passat

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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No, just replace with a new battery. You maybe just lose the radio station presets and or the clock.

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..if it has the factory radio it would lock and not play

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