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ESP/ABS Fault, when it feels like it!!

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by davesimmo, Aug 2, 2013.

  1. davesimmo

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    HI Peeps.
    (58 Sportback TDI 170)
    The last week or so, I have had ESP/ABS Fault! Flag up on the display, along with both yellow warning lights. However, after about 5-10 mins they clear themselves.
    If I took the car for a check, would the warning have to be showing for the diagnostics to detect the fault?
    It is very annoying although it has only done it 3 times. I hate knowing my car has an under lying problem somewhere.
    Any help appreciated.
     
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  3. Mikemc

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    The fault should be logged mate, get it scanned see what pops up
     
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    Thanks mate, wanted to make sure that it would pick the fault up even without it showing on the dash/display.
    Didn't want to waste a trip and £££ :)
     
  5. Mikemc

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    Get on the VCDS map see if a local user to you can sort you out?
     
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