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Hi all, Last year, I bought a cheap, low-ish mileage 2006 Polo S 1.2 which needed some TLC. I gave it a full detail and service and overhauled the brakes, allowing it to pass its MOT with flying colours. While it's mechanically solid, the car had a weird electrical issue when I bought it. The driver's power window wouldn't work at all, the passenger window would only roll up in stages, and the central locking didn't work from the driver's door. I tested all the connections and found that power was still getting through, so I assumed it was either a faulty switch or moto
Hi, Please can anyone help? It's been totally self inflicted and I feel really stupid but after having a flat battery I connected jump leads back to front by accident and in heavy rain which obscured my vision, it was from a running car to my polo. It sparked a bit but as it was driving rain I wasn't too concerned. I tried to turn the key and obviously got nothing. I smelled burning and quickly realised my mistake and switched them the correct way and the car started first time so I took it for a run to charge the battery. During this run I found the fuel gauge, temp gauge, dash light