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Where is the ECU?

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by kaz219, Dec 11, 2008.

  1. kaz219
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    kaz219 Active Member VCDS Map User

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    [Dec 11, 2008]
    Hi guys.

    Where's the ECU on the A3 8p 2.0 TDI DSG ?

    Cheers
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    VRStu Just Looking VCDS Map User

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    I'm not 100% but I think they are in the scuttle near the windscreen.
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    Under the bonnet :ermm: ... ill let myself out :eiertritt:
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    Lol...come on..surely someone must know exactly where it is!
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    It's in a protective sealed box under the plenum chamber black plastic cover close to the windscreen on the drivers side. The protective cover has shear bolts which will have to be removed to gain access to the ECU.
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    Cheers matey :D
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