Sounds like it might have a fault somewhere and its going into limp mode occasionally.
If its up for a service I would get them to check it out.... If not, I could plug in and have a look at it if you are close?
The same connectors to the soft release switches were not as bad as yours, there was a little green copper corrosion but it was dry.
The boot has remained shut so far, despite its previous efforts to reamain open!!
I might have a check of the terminals at some point soon, as only one of the...
Just been out and taken the inner boot cover off. Everything is still really dry and the rear window washer works and doesn't leak. Connections are all dry and nicely greased.
We cleaned and WD40'd the connectors to the soft release switches as these were a little corroded and so far, it...
I was asked to have a look at an A3 1.8T Sport 8L on 51 plate this weekend.
The problem was that whenever the car had been locked and the owner went to start it, the boot would pop open.
This has got progressively worse and now happens every time.
There are no codes showing up...