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A3 1.8t stalling....HELP

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by purpleperil, Apr 22, 2010.

  1. purpleperil

    purpleperil New Member

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    Hi,I have a 98 1.8t and its started to cut out when the temp guage reads just over 90oc.It makes no difference if i drive it or let it t get up to temp stationary.Ive replaced the 4pin temp sender but still does the same.:sadlike:
     
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  3. Welly

    Welly VX220 SC Driver :)

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    VAG COM.
     
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    Welly VX220 SC Driver :)

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    Will it start again once let cool down? I had a similar problem on an AGU and I thought it was heat related - turned out to be the Crank Speed Sensor.

    But you wouldn't know without a VAG COM scan.
     
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    Crank Speed Sensor
     
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    Cheers guys,had replaced water temp sensors previous as it stalled around 90oc and wouldt start till cooled down. I replaced crank sensor and its running sweet now.Thank god for the internet and forums,Thanks again
     
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    Welly VX220 SC Driver :)

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    Sweet. VAG COM would of told you this..... lol! :icon_thumright:
    Glad it's OK now.
     
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