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quick coil pack question

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by domburg, Feb 17, 2010.

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    [Feb 17, 2010]
    When the coil pack fails/or intermittant etc will the any lights on the dash flag up ? why i ask is im trying to get to the bottom of a missfire whilst on boost but no mangment lights etc come on

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    I didnt get any dash warnings. I only got it once when it was cold and i tried to pull away before it had settled and running on all 4. Even then i think it was just the vibration and the Generic engine management light telling me to stop being a D**k and wait a few mins..

    But none on the boost either... a quick plug in with VAGCOM or equivalent at a local garage can tell you which coil and when its being gay.
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    yup vagcom as the problem could be several things
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