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Car wont start!

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by matt blowen, Aug 8, 2013.

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    [Aug 8, 2013]
    Hi peeps when to start the cr this morning and it wont fire up. I have scaned it using vcds and throws up no faults but i can smell fuel when it cranks! Please help thanks
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    [Aug 8, 2013]
    Try resetting adaptions, it worked for me once then said throttle mechanical error
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    Just tried bumping and it starts first time now??
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    Could be the crank sensor failing. When mine died it didn't throw a fault code straight away
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    Im thining that now m8, any idea where it is on a agu? Cheers
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    [Aug 8, 2013]
    found it, its behind the oil filter to the right, also need a rocker cover gasket, any one know the part number for agu?
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