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LCD Display not working, Possible to View on Vagcom?

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by Gizmo20VT, Jan 14, 2013.

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    Hi Guys

    I just wanted to know if there is a way to see what your LCD on your cluster is displaying on Vagcom, Mine needs replacing but I would like to see what its showing error wise when I turn the ignition on.

    Thank you.
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    You can't view it on VCDS, you can test the DIS screen output I think, but if you scan the car, it will show any faults anyways.
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    Im not getting any fault codes, its just annoying when I put the ignition on, get the beep and cant see what the warning is.

    Will try some small checks on headlights next, perhaps a faulty bulb.
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    At this time of year, it's probably the frost on ground warning. Is it just blinking yellow, and you can't make out what it is?
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    Its the lower half of the LCD that warns about bulbs and so on, I doubt it would be the frost warning thou :D its about 35 degrees here currently in south africa, could it be anything related to self leveling on the headlights? :think:
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