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Ignition start problem

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by Audimike008, Aug 16, 2013.

  1. Audimike008

    Audimike008 New Member

    Aug 7, 2012
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    Hi guys been having trouble lately with my 2008 a3 170tdi seems to be ok starting from cold start but if been on a journey ie stop to get fuel it struggles to start again and will only start by rolling it has anyone had this problem ir no anything about it ? My guess is the starter motor
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  3. LEE69

    LEE69 07 170 DSG
    Team Dolphin Grey Audi A3

    Jul 30, 2013
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    Coolant temperature sensors do this if faulty, they send the wrong signal to the ecu and then it can't inject the right fuel/air mix.
    If you can get it scanned, i think a fault in the cooling system would show.

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