Im pretty sure the pump is faulty as they already had ordered in the new pump but they didnt want to install today as they were concered about the black oil sludge ruining a new pump. They emptied all the oil out and cleaned as much as they could around the filter etc and advised to run 500miles...
Thank you for your help Hamza_Irfan
The car has done 37000 miles, I bought the car from main dealer just over a year ago, they said they changed the haldex oil back then but obviously I cant prove this, this time I took my car to independent audi workshop.
Do you think when I come to change...
A3 2.0 tdi 185 2014
Hi all, just had my car into the audi garage because there was a fault code on the haldex pump not working correctly which made the front wheels spin and not engage the 4wd.
On removing the pump the techs found that the oil was very thick and sludge like, the pump itself...
The vagcom fault codes listed parking aid, dash, airbag, dash, air condintioning maybe from the first time i broke down and i cranked the engine until battery went flat.
Today fault codes listed injectors and boost pressure control limit. The AA guy showed me the reason as to why the boost...
Hi, just thought i would take my car for a short drive before it goes in the garage tomorrow and once again its broken down. This time different things happened again.
1. Glow plug light flashing
2. Car went into limp mode( couldnt drive over 30mph
3. Pulled over and the engine stalled and...
I appreciate any help as my knowledge on cars is extremely low. The garage has given up on finding the problem and basically told me maybe i would be better part exchanging the car for something else.
This Thursday its booked into another garage who work on Audi cars, i hope they consider...
The garage didnt mention anything about the battery to me.
Could these fault codes regarding the battery be when the engine cut out and I tried to start the car many times until the battery went completely flat.
Today I paid the garage 1000 pounds after them having the car for 5 weeks!
Hello Chris, Would there be any chance I could contact you? I'm having problems with my Audi 2.0tdi 170bhp 2007 car.
I've already taken it to a local mechanic and he is having problems finding the issue with it stalling.
Hi all, Im looking for a good audi mechanic who can poosibly fix my problems of engine cutting out on my Audi 2.0tdi 170bhp 2007 car.
I live near stansted airport, harlow area but can travel within reason.
Thanks marek196c for helping me, really appreciate this.
Good point mentioning the crank sensor or timing. So I'm definitely going to change the sensor as this is what showed up as a fault code but the mechanic dismissed it saying it was more likely trigged from myself when repeatedly trying to...