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coughing and spluttering 1.8T

aldi Jul 13, 2006

  1. aldi

    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????
     
  2. madvw

    madvw Active Member

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    probably most likely to be a coilpack.
     
  3. DPM

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    tried the MAF? Damn those stupid little sensors!
     
  4. aldi

    aldi back from the dead

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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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