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Odd Fault code..

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by s3dave, Aug 24, 2012.

  1. s3dave
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    Going on the autobahn yesterday at 120 mph and the car just died... flicked the ignition and it was back to life and got this fault code on the liquid guage..

    17753

    Searching around it seems to be a BMW code about failing coil packs?
    anybody had this? :think:
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    Bentley book says [TABLE]
    [TR]
    [TD="colspan: 1"]17753
    [/TD]
    [TD="colspan: 1"]P1345
    [/TD]
    [TD="colspan: 1"][h=6]Ignition Coil Power Output Stage 3 Short to Ground[/h][/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD="colspan: 1"][/TD]
    [/TR]
    [/TABLE]
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    coil pack loom cracked up perhaps?
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    Yes, Cheers lads i was thinking this... i will strip it back and have a look, i did half of it a couple of years ago so maybe it has gone again..
    its a bit wierd that ross tech etc dont have this code....?
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    When did you get back from Germany mate?
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    last night...:sly:
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    repair loom is easier than trying to repair all those cracked wires.. only £27 or so from tps
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