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Think I have got the only 2 cyl avant?

Discussion in 'A4/A4 cabriolet/S4 forum(B6 chassis)' started by sminkie, Apr 27, 2011.

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    Since I got my 1.8 t avant 03 off my dad it's always been on 2 cyl. Have bought 6 coilpacks and just had sparks done (good ones). 8 months of duff acceleration and wasting money is getting a bit tiresome. I love the car but am new to Audi ownership and not sure if I would ever go out and choose one? Any advice is welcome as to helping with my poorly car.
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    Is it really running on just two cylinders? I doubt the car would even be able to drag itself along if that was the case!

    Why did you buy 6 coil packs?

    Have you had a proper scan to try and diagnose the problem?
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    Coil pack recall ?? Worth checking with your dealer maybe.......
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    Cheers cabbyfan am booked in for sat am Audi said my new Bosch coil packs are rubbish was a bit insulted really, said they would fit new version of genuine ones. U know who makes the genuine stuff? Cyl 1 + 4 always had issues changed 2 last year and then all 4 this year. wait and see, thanks again.
    P.s nice of Audi to let people know eh
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    No worries, just dont let them talk you into anything else they happen to find while its in !
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    Recall worked a treat, many thanks
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