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    Engine light flashing

    Hi All,
    Today coming home from work my engine light flashed on twice,I got home and plugged vagcom into the car,The only code it flung up was "brake switch" has anyone any ideas as to what this is ??
    Regards Jack

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    Possibly an intermittent fault with the brake switch under the pedal. I had one go on my first A3, I think its quite common. Cheap enough for a new switch though, I think there about 15 ish.

    You might wanna get someone to check your brakes while you pumping the pedal.
    Last edited by petewon; 2nd October 2007 at 19:29.
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    If it were the brake switch would this still show on the engine warning lamp ??!!

 

 

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