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throttle body sensor?

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by goodwoodgreens3, Mar 2, 2010.

  1. goodwoodgreens3

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    Hey guys, just noticed on my car a connector plug hanging freely in the bay, had a quick mooch and seems it came from the tb. Now i presume this is for some kind of a sensor but what exactly does it do? Cheers
     
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  3. Sandip

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    If it's the one i'm thinking off it'll be the air intake temp sensor bud:)
     
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    2 pin? just after throttle body?
    AIT air temp sensor
     
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    yeah 2 pin to the side of the tb not the inlet!!, could this being unplugged be the reason my car failed the emissions {idle speed test} on mot?
     
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    unlikely.. not sure what ecu does when air temp is off..
     
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    no worries, thanks badger5:icon_thumright:
     

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