Recent content by bluesky

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    MAF sensor

    Problem sorted, turned out to be disconnected wire caused when fitting new MAF sensor.
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    MAF sensor

    Had diagnostics checked today at dealers, luckily done under warranty, they replaced MAF sensor but now car running worse than before, seems very slow to pick up. Had a good drive about and noticed that unlike before I can not hear the turbo ( it used to whine as it kicked in ). I have contacted...
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    Remap help

    Hi, can anyone suggest remap options/prices for A4 1.8T Qutro B6and what difference it makes, Is there anywhere near Carlisle where I can get it done ?
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    MAF sensor

    With the original MAF sensor disconnected the ECS and ESP indicaters show on dash, when MAF reconnected ESP clears immediately after starting but ECS takes some time to clear, any idea why the ESP should show a fault ?
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    MAF sensor

    Thanks again Scotsman, have reconnected sensor today, now engine management indicator showing on dash,will this cancel itself or do I have another problem?
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    MAF sensor

    Been reading up on Maf sensors and wondered if mine was faulty (fuel consumption heavy) I unplugged sensor and had a good drive about, engine running ok, no spluttering etc. if anything it seemed more responsive,the only difference was a warning light on the dash. Went into my local dealer in...
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    Gear change help

    Many thanks Scotsman, youre instructions were spot on, gearchange much better than before,job done within an hour. On another matter maybe you can help, been reading up on Maf sensors and wondered if mine was faulty (fuel consumption heavy) I unplugged sensor and had a good drive about, engine...
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    Gear change help

    WOW, thats what I call help! thanks for taking the time and trouble to answer my question in such detail, I will hopefully have time to do this job in the next couple of days and will let you know how I got on, roughly, how long do you think it will take?
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    Gear change help

    Cheers mate I'll give that a try, how easy is it to get at the linkage, does the ashtray base have to be removed?
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    Gear change help

    The gear change on my A4 1.8t Quatro sometimes can be very notchy from 1st to 2nd and makes a crunching noise when engaging. I have had the clutch,flywheel and gearbox oil replaced by the dealership but still this problem persists, the dealership now says this is normal for an a4 gearbox...
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    a4 1.8t quattro gearchange

    Hi, I'm a newbie to this forum(which I think is great) hope someone can help,when changing from 1st to 2nd I can feel resistance on the gear lever and a definate clunk as it engages, the clutch seems to be ok, the car has done 32,000 miles, is this normal or should I get it checked?
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