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Dashboard computer problem

mango Aug 2, 2009

  1. mango

    mango New Member

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    Hi,

    my a3 1.8t has developed a fault with its display, when i start the car the display shows "OK" as normal and will show the car picture with the door open, this dispappear as normal when i shut the door but that is it. the temperature/mpg etc don't follow. Does anyone have any ideas?

    thanks
     
    Last edited: Aug 2, 2009
  2. Broken Byzan

    Broken Byzan Photographic Moderator Staff Member Moderator VCDS Map User quattro Audi A4

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  3. mango

    mango New Member

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    Sorry I don't think i was very clear. the picture of the car disappear as soon as i shut the door and i am left with nothing on the display. the ok and the door open sign just seem to be the only bit that still work
     
  4. Nilz

    Nilz Defo worth the wait :) Team Ibis TFSI Owners Group quattro Audi A4 S-line owners group saloon Manual

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    Theres a button on the bottom of the stalk for the wipers, press that, it should then display what you want it to.
     
  5. mango

    mango New Member

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    thanks i did try that but no joy. I have taken the fuse out on the basis this may reset it in some way and now my esp sign is lit up and can't be switched on or off!
     
  6. Nilz

    Nilz Defo worth the wait :) Team Ibis TFSI Owners Group quattro Audi A4 S-line owners group saloon Manual

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    Mate, see if you can get access to vagcom and get it on that, that will tell you if you have any probs.

    Are you sure you have taken the right fuse out??

    Did the dash just stop working all of a sudden then or what??
     
  7. mango

    mango New Member

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    Defo took the right fuse out, the ESP light has come on before for no reason and went off two days later so something in't right.

    I'll get it hooked up and see if they can find anything
     
  8. S3 Dave

    S3 Dave Now running on Heavy Oil

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    Mine did the same years ago. I took the fuse out and it came back on but I can not turn off the display now using the reset button and the reset button does not function. Not the end of the world. Weird how yours has not come back on though. Vagcom is in need!
     

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