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Stange Starting problem ?

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by S3mad, Oct 14, 2008.

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    Hi all ,

    started the car today and took a a few more turns than normal then started from cold . Then started at work after work and did the same why would it be doing this ?
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    hey there i had the same problem with mine and it turned out to be the cam sensor/crank sensor, it can also be the temp sender unit too, your best bet is to see if anyone on here can doa scan with vagcom for you to try and narrowit down a little
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    Whats the best way to test i tryed my code reader and no codes where found ?

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    anyone have what to check 1st ?
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    i would try temp sensor first
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    Funny thing i had my cam gasket changed and only happened since then . I took the temp sensor of and cleaned and then started again in morning and was fine ??
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