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    Emission control light

    Hi all
    When the wife got in the car to come home tonight the emission control light came on.......anyone had this happen?
    Any ideas whats causing it??

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    I feel a VCDS scan coming on.
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    Get it scanned , I can do it for you .

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    Thanks guy. I too have access to VCDS. Just wondered if someone could shine some light on it befoe i scan.

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    Could be any number of things Tuffy

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    What engine do you have, Tuffy? Mine's a 3.0TDi, and the dreaded light usually signals problems with the inlet manifold swirl flaps.

    (Well it did on mine, anyway.)
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    Quote Originally Posted by jdp1962 View Post
    What engine do you have, Tuffy? Mine's a 3.0TDi, and the dreaded light usually signals problems with the inlet manifold swirl flaps.

    (Well it did on mine, anyway.)
    2.0 TDI Engine

 

 

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