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Vag-Com Help!

S3 Big Andy Sep 4, 2008

  1. S3 Big Andy

    S3 Big Andy Stealth Beast Baby Yay

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    Hi, I have just got a new Vag-com lead and software, I plugged it in and all seems ok, but I get an error on the lead saying my after market radio is not working, but I dont have one!!

    Help!!
     
  2. RobinA3

    RobinA3 Well-Known Member

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    Can you copy and paste the fault that has come up?
     
  3. Issac Hunt

    Issac Hunt Active Member VCDS Map User

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    Which lead do you have? What version of VAG-COM are you using?
     
  4. S3 Big Andy

    S3 Big Andy Stealth Beast Baby Yay

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    Micro- can and the new software it downloaded..

    I could but I dont want to plug it in again in case the lights go again, oh I missed that off last time it mucked up my lights!
     
  5. DeckedS3

    DeckedS3 Well-Known Member

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    Should it say it's working? My last one had an aftermarket stereo and it always said there was a fault... Simply because it couldn't see it (as it expected with the standard one).
     
  6. kaz219

    kaz219 Active Member VCDS Map User

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    Mine has this fault as i have an aftermarket one in it:

    Address 19: CAN Gateway
    Part No SW: 1K0 907 530 D HW: 1K0 907 951
    Component: Gateway H08 0100
    Coding: 3F0F0B42070101
    Shop #: WSC 06314
    1 Fault Found:
    01304 - Radio
    004 - No Signal/Communication
    Freeze Frame:
    Fault Status: 01100100
    Fault Priority: 2
    Fault Frequency: 254
    Reset counter: 76
    Mileage: km
    Time Indication: 0
    Date: 2008.08.21
    Time: 01:51:55

    That because there's no signal from the stereo? If yours is the same, it could mean the a loose wire or the bit that sends signal to the main comp to say its working is bust..
     
  7. NHN

    NHN Retrofitter - Audi - VW - Skoda - Seat Site Sponsor VCDS Map User

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    what radio you got in your car Andy?
     
  8. Gti Jazz Blue

    Gti Jazz Blue Active Member VCDS Map User

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    I have an after market install and I simply re-coded the gateway to tell it that it doesn't have an Audi stereo.

    Best bet is to paste the result of an auto-scan so that we can advise you.

    An auto-scan is non destructive and won't make any changes.

    Paul
     
  9. NHN

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    Paul I'm sure we've been down this road before but with so many posts I've forgotten, lol, but the FSD's & Eibach's, overall thoughts on this combination, how low is the ride cause I'm not into lowering at all, are they the well known 30mm springs mate & would you say these are worth the money or did J put on the car b4 you bought it from him.

    Sorry if repeated conversation from before, just Damian@DPM says the Bilstein B6 are 10 times better than FSD's but guessing the price is also as much times, lol.
     
  10. Gti Jazz Blue

    Gti Jazz Blue Active Member VCDS Map User

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    Hi mate, there is a pic about mid way done on this page : http://www.audi-sport.net/vb/showthread.php?t=21390&page=7

    When I bought it from J. it had the Eibach SportsLine Springs (50mm drop) with the stock shocks and I didn't like the ride, so I installed the Proline kit (30mm) with the FSD dampers. I am very happy with the result, it handles well and the FSD dampers soak up a lot of the **** road surfaces that we have to put up with. It is about on par with the firmness of the suspension of my wifes MX-5 sport.

    Regards,

    Paul
     

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