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Discussion in 'Diesel forum' started by maxiking, Oct 9, 2005.

  1. maxiking
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    [Oct 9, 2005]
    Hi i have had a problem with my tdi audi 80 for over a year now . It kicks like mule intermitently , all the fuel lines have been swapped so not air getting in . injectors cleaned all ok and the air filter changed anybody got a clue please help. /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/cry.gif
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    [Oct 10, 2005]
    It's often the MAF sensor (see other thread).
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    [Oct 21, 2005]
    Hi just in case anyone has a similar problem it wasnt the airflow meter?

    When i had taken the pipes off everything inc the inlet manifold was really crudded up a pain to get off but once cleaned is 100% better.
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    Sounds like injection pump. Would need to really see and experience the fault to be 100%, but the way you have descibed it, and my experience leads me to suspect the pump.
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    [Oct 31, 2005]
    Is it running too rich? Should clean itself if you give it a good blast every now and again.

    Are you running a remap/ chip/ tuning box?

    JD
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