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    ENGINE CUTS OUT WHEN ON FULL LOCK AT LOW REVS HELP!!!

    Hi All, A great site and have plenty of useful tips from the forum however has anyone had the same problem i am havin with my 1998 2.4 a6 auto as when i have the steering on full lock and at low revs the engine cuts out annoying when parking and dangerous when entering junctions etc can anyone...
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    Multitronic Problems - Big Problems!

    I think you need to get vagcom to check out your problems it will tell you via fault codes or live diagnostic data what you car is doing and what you can do to fix it, how much oil do you put in the engine at the end of the week and what does it read on the dip stick? Have you had a compression...
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    Cutting out problem when braking?

    Had this also on my a6 checked all sensors and vagcom throttle body came up as a fault adjusted the throttle cable as there was a bit of play and now runs sweet.
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    Missing in idle - major issue please help

    Do you have an automatic box? if so have you checked the throttle cable as it may need adjusting as had same prob with mine and the idle was low sometimes and engine would stall at the lights. if you have vagcom then a fault would come up ref the throttle body. The cable adjustment is on the...
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    Brake pad warning, possible error

    I had the same problem with my a6 turned out that the wire from the brake sensor had snapped thus triggering the low brake sensor light on the display, turns out to be a common audi fault, just keep checking your pads regulary to gauge when time to replace. I just joined the cable up again and...
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    How do i set up auto-locking on A4?

    Hi m8, I fancy doing that to my a4 i have vagcom can u give me some info on how u did it.:blush:
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    2002 a4 B6 Error Codes

    HI has the ecu been changed over? As this would show as incorrect chassis (vin)number and may not been calibrated correctly to your engine. Hope this helps
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    Suspected maf problem

    HI you could try basic settings as this may help.
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    Throtle Position Actuator

    HI YOU NEED TO GET YOURSELF A WORKSHOP MANUAL OR BETTER STILL THE ELSAWIN PROGRAMME AVAILABLE FROM EBAY. THE ELSAWIN PROGRAMME FOR YOUR CAR WILL HAVE A DETAILED DIAGRAMME OF THE THROTTLE BODY BEFORE YOU START STRIPPING IT APPART. HOPE THIS HELPS
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    Need help from Thailand on CAT light on A8'97

    HI have you checked the oxygen sensors on the exhaust manifolds or it just might be because you have no cat now. If engine runs ok just ignore it or take out bulb if its that annoying.
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    vag-com help

    HI take car for test drive and check ABS works then clear fault with VAG COM. Take car for another test drive check ABS works then check for fault codes the ABS should not come up again however if it does check your ABS sensors.
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    Parking assist fault

    HI pop the sensors out and swap them over to see that the rear mid left sensor is infact the problem. It could be wiring or bad connection. Hope this helps.
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    Vag Com fault codes

    HI i would just ignore the fault if the system is working will not have any dire affects on the ecu just that this fault code will not clear it does happen sometimes best to ignore. Try disconnecting your battery over night and see if this clears the fault when you reconnect in the morning.
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    air bag light flashes

    HI have you checked sensor behind the front valance you may have a loose connection or dodgy fuse the fault will not clear until you have a good circuit if that fails replace the sensor and clear all fault codes again should help, airbags should still function however always disconnect battery...
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    A4 DISPLAY PROBLEM!

    HI you need VAG COM to reset basic settings while in the instrument mode would assist but am in Germany.
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