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coughing and spluttering 1.8T

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by aldi, Jul 13, 2006.

  1. aldi
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    aldi back from the dead

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    As the title says my A3 has taken to coughing and spluttering,

    real loss of power. engine management light is flashing aswell.

    any ideas for a diagnosis????
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    probably most likely to be a coilpack.
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    tried the MAF? Damn those stupid little sensors!
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    Madvw, spot on sir!

    had all 4 coil packs replaced by Audi,

    as a goodwill gesture they did it under warranty, happy with that!!
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