1. R

    2008 1.6 Petrol Intermittent Fault

    Hi all, I have a fault with my 8P A3. It's a 2008 model 1.6 petrol engine. Some times when I start the car, it idles very rough and the EPC and ESP lights come on. If I press the accelerator, the revs barely go up. If I switch the car off and switch it back on, the lights disappear and the car...
  2. T

    ESP ligt blinking when disabled

    Good afternoon friends, Some time ago I serviced my Audi a3 8p 1.8tfsi 2009 at the dealership and they told me that a mandatory update must be done to the ABS control unit. They tried to do it and the ABS chip crashed so they ordered a new one at no cost to me. The issue is that with the new...
  3. A

    Yellow ESP and Engine management light on dashboard

    Audi A3 8P sport back 2L Manual 58 facelift model Hi, a couple of months ago the brake/brake fluid low light(red) came on the dashboard, at the same time the EML(yellow) appeared. I have had the brake issue fixed(rear calliper replacement), but the engine management light still won’t clear. Any...
  4. johnlyckdal

    Haldex, ABS and ESP issues

    Hello! Recently bought an audi a3 1.8t Quattro, with the owner saying that the 4wd was disabled, just clocked over 180 000km. He said he had pulled a fuse, and even gave me new ones to put in once I hade changed the haldex oil and filter. While pulling the fuse, I'm guessing ESP and ABS was...
  5. C

    Audi a4 2.0tdi glow plug flashing and esp & eml light on abs light intermittent

    Hi guys new here so not sure of this is the right place to post sorry if not. Just looking for any info or tips of anyone here has had the same issues. I bought the car Friday it drove ok no obvious knocking or banging and dash was clear. after the 73 mile trip home the GP light started to...
  6. A

    Esp, traction light

    Hi everyone need help badly. My a3 1.2 tfsi suddenly came up with epc light then other with traction. But when I would turn it on and off it would clear. I plugged my code reader in and these are faults However just driving home it came on 6 times and wouldn't even drive. I've attached codes and...
  7. C

    ESP fault replaced steering rack need help with coding

    Hi guys I have recently had my electric power steering rack replaced at my local garage but he is struggling to code it to the ECU. Can this be done on Vagcom? I'm not clued up with the coding process would be willing to pay if anyone can do it for me. Don't fancy taking it to audi for a...
  8. a4b6awx

    AWX A4 B6 1.9 tdi Manual Power Loss/ESP Light (ABS) Juddering at 2-3k rpm with VCDS Scans

    Hi Guys, advice needed; Fault initially started after having the oil and gunk washed off from the underside of the car. It was washed off lightly with degreaser and a hose, not a pressure washer, but may have got somewhere and shorted/damaged sensor? The car was juddering with ESP light...
  9. shomi951

    Audi A3 8P ABS and ESP failure

    Dear All, Please help me to solve this fault, everything going fine until I have decided to change my 4 spoke steering wheel to 3 spoke steering wheel. After that and a couple of days, on my board, this error occurred. I have VCDS 17.1.3 and I have tried to clear these faults but they appear...
  10. N

    What’s wrong with my car? A3 8PA 2009 3dr 1.8 TFSI

    I have these lights on the dash, got the car scanned and it’s showing these error codes, on the dash the esp light, the abs, hand brake light and eml light are on. The esp, abs and handbrake lights all flash on and off.
  11. L

    Steering assist and esp reset

    Hi all, swapped my clocks out and now the power steering has gone and esp wont go off, i get no or incorrect basic setting
  12. Robkn87

    A4 B7 3.0 TDI Quattro Faults P3348 P0638 P1571 ESP Light not working, Juddering when Accelerating

    Hi All, New to the forum so thanks for having me. Im having some pretty frustrating probems with my 2005 A4 estate 3.0 TDI Quattro Automatic at the moment, I've had it in the garage and under diagnostics too and they are a little confused so wanted to ask around before i start throwing too...
  13. A

    AUDI A3 8P - esp button connector fallen behind dash

    Hi, new member, I decided to remove the trim on the front dash so I can access the buttons to remove the blank ones. This was to see if I can fit in aux button(cable included etc) for concert stereo I have seen a connector on eBay. However, my esp light is on the dash, so I thought maybe it...
  14. J

    ESP FAULT Help!?!

    Hi I recently changed my ignition cylinder, in doing so I had to disconnect my battery and then take my steering wheel, airbag and all out, I did this over a few days (due to the frustration of a few clips here and there :sadlike: ) After finally getting it all back together and having the car...
  15. Ink Digit

    New S6 owner with a few questions

    Hello. My trusty 5-series died last week and after much deliberation I've opted for a 2007 A6 Avant S-Line. It seems very nice so far, if a little firm, but I'm sure I'll get used to it! Mad acceleration :) I do have a few questions though, and I hoped I could find answers here. They are: 1...
  16. J

    A1 ESC Fault

    A few weeks ago I got an ESC warning flash up on my A1 alongside orange steering malfunction and ESC lights. The lights sometimes come on but then go off if I turn the car off and back on. When they come on the steering also goes really heavy and as of yesterday a flashing flow plug light...
  17. A

    ESP Sensor Audi A4 Avant2.0 TDI

    So I’ve read through a few chats and still no wiser. Got a couple of problems. Diagnostics revealed error code 00493. As the traction light is on. Diagnostics read implausible. So I’m going to replace the sensor, is this located under the centre console and do you have to remove the whole...
  18. Jtg1998

    Multitude of Issues

    Got an 2008 1.9tdi e A3 at the end of February, and i think it has been out of the garage about a week. Have had the egr valve, camshaft sensor and wheel hub changed. It is currently in limp mode (struggles greatly with hills), the esp light is on, the low plug light is flashing, the engine...
  19. Jtg1998

    ESP/Boost troubles

    Got second hand 2008 A3 couple days ago. Started driving yesterday and felt very sluggish, so i took it up to higher revs and the glow plug light starts flashing. Took to garage and got code '00065 - Boost pressure regulator control range not reached'. Went to take it back to the garage today...
  20. Billy0123

    ESP & ABS lights illuminated and handbrake light flashing.. “Brake Fault”

    Hi all, Was looking for any sort of advice or direction. So, as described in the title, they’re the symptoms. Performance wise, it’s still running absolutely fine. I’ve not felt a change in power or the brakes. I took it to an auto-electrician for a scan, and it shown: “16352 - Control...