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s3 is kinda holding bk now and again

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by ty160, Feb 19, 2009.

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    ty160 s3 tys

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    hi there was just wondering if anyone could help please???? noticed lately that my s3 somtimes whilst accelerating seems to feel like it is stoping usually in forth and 5 gear bout 4000rpm then just seems to bolt of again but only does it now and again have been told it might be the d v valve breakin down can anyone help please ??? car is standard 03 reg
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    Nilz Defo worth the wait :)

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    Vagcom is your friend, see if you can get it read on there, that will bring up any faults and you should hopefully have your answer then....
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    Take out the maf sensor and give it a clean may have a little build up of dust.
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    will do cheers were is the maf sensor located lol
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    Its just behind the air filter on the intake pipe:keule:. Be very careful when your cleaning it and use met's or carb cleaner.
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