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    Power loss at low revs when cold 1.8T

    My wife's STD Audi A3 1.8T sport is doing the same thing. I've cleaned the TB and check for and split pipes, it's just had a new thermostat. When you say you've changed the dipstick is that because the orange housing had snapped? The dipstick housing has snapped on my wife's car but it's still...
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    Please help, car won't start

    Not sorted... She went to go to work and it didn't start and no buzz from the pump again, so I swayed the relay for my ibiza and still nothing. So I pulled up the carpet and took the cover off the pump and tapped it then tryed and it started again. So it is the pump that's sticking. I have my...
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    Relay help needed

    Bump !
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    Relay help needed

    My wife has a 2001 A3 1.8T quattro. It has now blown two fuel pump relays in the last month. The car is standard and she has had it for a year with no other real problems. Any idea what could be causing this to happen?
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    Please help, car won't start

    I've sorted it. I borrowed a fuel pump relay and swapped them over and now I can hear the pump on the first click of the key and it starts/runs fine now. Cheers for all your help people.
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    Please help, car won't start

    Off the top of my head I think its around the 60k miles, the car is std. She has had it about a year and we haven't changed the fuel pump, I tryed giving it a tap with no luck but that was through the carpet has I didn't have much time this morning. I will try the relay out of my ibiza 1.8T...
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    Please help, car won't start

    Very good point, I've just checked and there is no buzz like you would normally get and i just double checked against my Seat ibiza 1.8T and you can def hear it in that car. Could this be a relay or fuse maybe?
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    Please help, car won't start

    My wifes A3 1.8t sport quattro ARY engine turns over but will not start. I've ran VAG-COM and there are no fault codes in engine or immobilizer. She has been driving it round with no problems till tonight and hasn't put fuel in for a few days so it can't be the old diesel slip up. I've had a...
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    window not working, help needed.

    That looks spot on thanks. I'll give it ago, cheers for the fitting tips aswell. I'll post up when i've done it and if i remember i'll do a fitting guide for others.
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    window not working, help needed.

    I've just taken the door card off and noticed the cable had snapped, so my question now is... Is it possible to change just the wire or do i need to buy the whole window reg at £90?
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    window not working, help needed.

    My wires A3 1.8t quottro driver window has stopped working. She went to open it when it was frozen and now it does nothing when you press down and just buzzes for a few seconds then stops when you press up. I think the window has come out the runners maybe. So how can I take the door card off to...
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    HELP car won't start

    ok it happened again this morning. car started and got to the shops then wouldn't re starts.so she cleared the fault code and it still won't start but turns over fine and it was the same code. could it be the battery? it does turn over strongly so maybe not. I am baffled by this and we need to...
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    HELP car won't start

    The car completely standard. I've now taught the wife how to use vag com and she now has to carry the laptop with her all the time.
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    HELP car won't start

    the car turned over fine for a while and the battery didn't seem to dip in power. It could be a the wires but odd that it would just do that. The car isn't modded and has been fine.
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    HELP car won't start

    I've now managed to run a scan and it came up with "engine control module incorrecly coded" I cleared it and now the car starts with no code coming back BUT why did this happen and it's worrying that it could happen again at any time.
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    HELP car won't start

    My wife A3 1.8 quattro sport won't start. she drove home yesterday all was fine and when we went to go out today it just turns over but doesn't start. has anyone else had this?
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    Urgent Help Needed - Lateral Acc Sensor with pic

    My wifes car also has this problem, Do you have any pics of were the sensor is and how best to get it out?
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    Part number help needed

    BUMP !
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    Part number help needed

    My wifes A3 quattro sport "Y" reg has a sensor problem. when her traction control lite came on I ran vag-com and got. 1 Fault Found: 01423 - Lateral Acceleration Sensor (G200) 012 - Electrical Fault in Circuit I've done loads of seachs but still can't find what I need, some people...
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    OFFICIAL GROUP BUY - Race Diagnostics Liquid Gauge system

    After it's wired in can you just unplug it and use VAG-COM if you have to?
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