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A4 1.8T just died last night...

Discussion in 'A4/S4 forum(B5 Chassis)' started by chuck, Jun 14, 2003.

  1. chuck

    chuck New Member

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    Hi y'all,
    120k miles on this sweet car. Driving home from work last night in the rain. After 1.5 miles it just quit. I coasted into a parking lot and there it sits. Battery is good, engine turns over but that's all. Any suggestions as to what might be the trouble?
     
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  3. RichA3Turbo

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    So it turns over just fine, but wont start? Odd... Fuel pump maybe? blocked fuel line?

    When u trun th ignition on, do you hear the fuel pump?

    Should hear a bit of a whine for about a second...

    Rich
     
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    Thanks for the quick response Rich. All I could hear was the driving rain. It's cleared up now so I will be heading out to take a look. I'll listen for the fuel pump.
     
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    No prob m8... I reckon it will be a fuelling problem... If the fuel pump is running, Then whip out the coil packs and check the plugs.

    Rich
     

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