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99 passat 1.8t

No signal from power output stage to #3 ignition coil

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Coil is malfucntioning, New coil and distributor should remove the ignition issue

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Definition of Diagnostic Trouble Code P1345 Audi: Ignition Coil Power Output Stage 3 Short to Ground BMW: Misfire Cylinder 2 with Fuel Cut-Off Buick: Crankshaft Position (CKP)-Camshaft Position (CMP) Correlation Cadillac: Crankshaft Position (CKP)-Camshaft Position (CMP) Correlation Chevrolet: Crankshaft Position (CKP)-Camshaft Position (CMP) Correlation Ford: Cylinder Discrimination Signal (Signal From Camshaft Position Sensor) GMC: Crankshaft Position (CKP)-Camshaft Position (CMP) Correlation Isuzu: Crankshaft Position - Camshaft Position Correlation Kia: No SGC Signal (1.6L) Lexus: Variable Valve Timing / CMP Sensor Range / Performance Lincoln: Cylinder Discrimination Signal (Signal From Camshaft Position Sensor) Mazda: Cylinder Discrimination Signal (from CMP sensor) Mercury: Cylinder Discrimination Signal (Signal From Camshaft Position Sensor) Oldsmobile: Crankshaft Position (CKP)-Camshaft Position (CMP) Correlation Pontiac: Crankshaft Position (CKP)-Camshaft Position (CMP) Correlation Saturn: Crankshaft Position (CKP)-Camshaft Position (CMP) Correlation Toyota: Variable Valve Timing / CMP Sensor Range / Performance Volkswagen: Ignition Coil Power Output Stage 3 Short to Ground

Jul 19, 2015 | GMC Cars & Trucks

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99 passat 1.8 turbo. has a misfired cylinder thats due to the computer.It still runs just very slow since only on 3 cylinders.shop says that it needs the computer replacement.which is roughly about 1500.is...


Doubt the computer is bad

Most likely ignition coils or ignition module

Computer will seldom cause a misfire

Take it to someone that knows what to do
to resolve

Jul 16, 2012 | 1998 Volkswagen Passat

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99 chevy metro cylinder spark


If the crank sensor has failed, there should be a trouble code in the computer for it. A mechanic would check the output signal with a meter.
The problem could also be the ignition control module that fires the coils.

Jul 13, 2012 | Chevrolet Cars & Trucks

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TROUBLE CODE P 1613 IN WV PASSAT 99


P1102O2S Heating Circuit Bank 1 Sensor 1 Voltage Too Low/Air Leak
P1105O2S Heating Circuit Bank 1 Sensor 2 Short To Positive P1107O2S Heating Circuit Bank 2 Sensor 1 Short To Positive P1110O2S Heating Circuit Bank 2 Sensor 2 Short To Positive P1113O2S Sensor Heater Resistance Too High Bank 1 Sensor 1 P1115O2S Sensor Heater Circuit Short To Ground Bank 1 Sensor 1
P1116O2S Sensor Heater Circuit Open Bank 1 Sensor 1
P1117O2S Sensor Heater Circuit Short To Ground Bank 1 Sensor 2
P1118O2S Sensor Heater Circuit Open Bank 1 Sensor 2
P1127Long Term Fuel Trim B1 System Too Rich
P1128Long Term Fuel Trim B1 System Too Lean
P1129Long Term Fuel Trim B2 System Too Rich
P1130Long Term Fuel Trim B2 System Too Lean
P1136Long Term Fuel Trim Add. Fuel B1 System Too Lean
P1137Long Term Fuel Trim Add. Fuel B1 System Too Rich
P1138Long Term Fuel Trim Add. Fuel B2 System Too Lean
P1139Long Term Fuel Trim Add. Fuel B2 System Too Rich
P1141Load Calculation Cross Check Range/Performance
P1144Mass Air Flow Sensor Open/Short To Ground.
P1145Mass Air Flow Sensor Short To Positive.
P1146Mass Air Flow Sensor Supply Voltage.
P1155Manifold Absolute Pressure Sensor Short To Positive.
P1156Manifold Absolute Pressure Sensor Open/Short To Ground. P1157Manifold Absolute Pressure Sensor Supply Voltage.
P1160Intake Air Temperature Sensor Short To Ground.
P1161Intake Air Temperature Sensor Open/Short To Positive. P1162Intake Air Temperature Sensor Short To Ground.
P1163Fuel Temperature Sensor Open/Short To Positive.
P1164Fuel Temperature Sensor Implausible Signal.
P1171Throttle Actuation Potentiometer Sign. 2 Range/Performance P1172Throttle Actuation Potentiometer Sign. 2 Signal Too Low P1173Throttle Actuation Potentiometer Sign. 2 Signal Too High P1176Rear O2S Correction
P1177O2 Correction Behind Catalyst B1 Limit Attained
P1196O2S Heater Circuit Bank 1 Sensor 1 Electrical Malfunction P1197O2S Heater Circuit Bank 2 Sensor 1 Electrical Malfunction P1198O2S Heater Circuit Bank 1 Sensor 2 Electrical Malfunction P1199O2S Heater Circuit Bank 2 Sensor 2 Electrical Malfunction P1213Injector Circuit Cylinder 1 Short To Positive
P1214Injector Circuit Cylinder 2 Short To Positive
P1215Injector Circuit Cylinder 3 Short To Positive
P1216Injector Circuit Cylinder 4 Short To Positive
P1217Injector Circuit Cylinder 5 Short To Positive
P1218Injector Circuit Cylinder 6 Short To Positive
P1225Injector Circuit Cylinder 1 Short To Ground
P1226Injector Circuit Cylinder 2 Short To Ground
P1227Injector Circuit Cylinder 3 Short To Ground
P1228Injector Circuit Cylinder 4 Short To Ground
P1229Injector Circuit Cylinder 5 Short To Ground
P1230Injector Circuit Cylinder 6 Short To Ground
P1237Injector Circuit Open Cylinder 1
P1238Injector Circuit Open Cylinder 2
P1239Injector Circuit Open Cylinder 3
P1240Injector Circuit Open Cylinder 4
P1241Injector Circuit Open Cylinder 5
P1242Injector Circuit Open Cylinder 6
P1245Needle Lift Sensor Short To Ground
P1246Needle Lift Implausible Signal
P1247Needle Lift Sensor Open/Short To Positive
P1248Start Of Cold Start Injector Control Difference
P1251Start Of Cold Start Injector Short To Positive
P1252Start Of Cold Start Injector Open/Short To Ground
P1255Engine Coolant Temperature Sensor Short To Ground
P1256Engine Coolant Temperature Sensor Open/Short To Positive P1300Misfire Detected, Fuel Level Too Low
P1250Fuel Level Too Low P1325Cyl. 1 Knock Control Limit Attained
P1326Cyl. 2 Knock Control Limit Attained
P1327Cyl. 3 Knock Control Limit Attained
P1328Cyl. 4 Knock Control Limit Attained
P1329Cyl. 5 Knock Control Limit Attained
P1330Cyl. 6 Knock Control Limit Attained
P1336Engine Torque Adaption At Limit
P1337CMP Sensor Bank 1 Short To Ground
P1338CMP Sensor Bank 1 Open Circuit Or Short To Positive P1340CKP/CMP Sensor Signals Out Of Sequence
P1341Ignition Coil Output Stage 1 Short To Ground
P1343Ignition Coil Output Stage 2 Short To Ground
P1345Ignition Coil Output Stage 3 Short To Ground
P1354Modulating Piston Displacement Sensor Electrical Circuit Malfunction
P1386Internal Control Module Knock Control Error
P1387Control Unit Internal Altitude Sensor
P1391CMP Sensor Bank 2 Short To Ground
P1392CMP Sensor Bank 2 Open Circuit/Short To Positive
P1393Ignition Coil Power Output Stage 1 Malfunction
P1394Ignition Coil Power Output Stage 2 Malfunction
P1395Ignition Coil Power Output Stage 3 Malfunction
P1401EGR Valve Power Stage Short To Ground
P1402EGR Vacuum Regulator Solenoid Valve Short To Positive P1403EGR System Control Difference
P1407EGR Temperature Sensor Signal Too Low
P1408EGR Temperature Sensor Signal Too High
P1410Tank Ventilation Valve Circuit Short To B+ P1420Secondary Air Injection Control Module Electrical Malfunction P1421Secondary Air Injection Valve Circuit Short To Ground P1422Secondary Air Injection Valve Circuit Short To B+ P1424Secondary Air Injection System Bank 1 Leak Detected P1425Tank Ventilation Valve Short To Ground P1426Tank Ventilation Valve Open Circuit P1432Secondary Air Injection Valve Open P1433Secondary Air Injection Pump Relay Circuit Open P1434Secondary Air Injection Pump Relay Circuit Short To Positive P1435Secondary Air Injection Pump Relay Circuit Short To Ground P1436Secondary Air Injection Pump Relay Circuit Electrical Malfunction P1440EGR Valve Power Stage Open P1441EGR Vacuum Regulator Solenoid Valve Open/Short To Ground P1450Secondary Air Injection System Circuit Short To Positive P1451Secondary Air Injection Circuit Short To Ground P1452Secondary Air Injection System Circuit Open P1471EVAP Control System LDP Circuit Short to Positive P1472EVAP Control System LDP Circuit Short To Ground P1473EVAP Control System LDP Open Circuit P1475EVAP Control System LDP Malfunction/Signal Circuit Open P1476EVAP Control System LDP Malfunction/Insufficient Vacuum P1477EVAP Control System LDP Malfunction P1478EVAP Control System LDP Clamped Tube Detected P1500Fuel Pump Relay Electrical Circuit Malfunction P1501Fuel Pump Relay Circuit Short To Ground P1502Fuel Pump Relay Circuit Short To Positive P1505Closed Throttle Position Does Not Close/Open Circuit P1506Closed Throttle Position Switch Does Not Open./Short To Ground P1512Intake Manifold Changeover Valve Circuit Short To Positive P1515Intake Manifold Changeover Valve Circuit Short To Ground P1516Intake Manifold Changeover Valve Circuit Open P1519Intake Camshaft Control Bank 1 Malfunction P1522Intake Camshaft Control Bank 2 Malfunction P1537Fuel Cut-off Valve Incorrect Function P1538Fuel Cut-off Valve Open/Short To Ground P1539Clutch Pedal Switch Signal Fault P1540VSS Signal Too High P1541Fuel Pump Relay Circuit Open P1542Throttle Actuation Potentiometer Range/Performance P1543Throttle Actuation Potentiometer Signal Too Low P1544Throttle Actuation Potentiometer Signal Too High
P1545Throttle Position Control Malfunction P1546Wastegate Bypass Regulator Valve Short To Positive P1547Wastegate Bypass Regulator Valve Short To Ground P1548Wastegate Bypass Regulator Valve Open P1549Wastegate Bypass Regulator Valve Open/Short To Ground P1550Charge Pressure Control Difference P1555Charge Pressure Upper Limit Exceeded P1556Charge Pressure Negative Deviation P1557Charge Pressure Positive Deviation P1558Throttle Actuator Electrical Malfunction P1559Idle Speed Control Throttle Position Adaption Malfunction P1560Maximum Engine Speed Exceeded P1561Quantity Adjuster Control Difference P1562Quantity Adjuster Upper Stop Value P1563Quantity Adjuster Lower Stop Value P1564Idle Speed Control Throttle Position Low Voltage During Adaption P1565Idle Speed Control Throttle Position Lower Limit Not Obtained P1568Idle Speed Control Throttle Position Mechanical Malfunction P1569Switch For CCS Signal Faulty P1580Throttle Actuator B1 Malfunction P1582Idle Adaptation At Limit P1600Power Supply Terminal No. 15 Low Voltage P1602Power Supply Terminal No. 30 Low Voltage P1603Internal Control Module Self Check P1606Rough Road Spec. Engine Torque ABS-ECU Electrical Malfunction P1611MIL Call-Up Circuit/TCM Short To Ground P1612Engine Control Module Incorrect Coding
P1613MIL Call-Up Circuit Open/Short To Positive P1616Glow Plug Indicator Lamp Short To Positive P1617Glow Plug Indicator Lamp Open/Short To Ground P1618Glow Plug Relay Short To Positive P1619Glow Plug Relay Open/Short To Ground P1624MIL Request Signal Active P1626Data Bus Drive Missing Command From M/T P1630Accelerator Pedal Position Sensor 1 Signal Too Low P1631Accelerator Pedal Position Sensor 1 Signal Too High P1632Accelerator Pedal Position Sensor 1/2 Supply Voltage P1633Accelerator Pedal Position Sensor 2 Signal Too Low P1634Accelerator Pedal Position Sensor 2 Signal Too High P1639Accelerator Pedal Position Sensor 1/2 Range Performance P1640Internal Control Module (EEPROM) Error P1648CAN-Bus System Component Failure P1649Data Bus Powertrain Missing Message From Brake Controller P1676Drive By Wire MIL Circuit Electrical Malfunction P1677Drive By Wire MIL Circuit Short To Positive P1678Drive By Wire MIL Circuit Short To Ground P1679Drive By Wire MIL Circuit Open Circuit P1681Control Module Programming Not Finished P1686Control Unit Error, Programming Error P1690MIL Malfunction P1691MIL Open Circuit P1692MIL Short To Ground P1693MIL Short To Positive P1778Solenoid EV7 Electrical Malfunction P1780Engine Intervention Readable P1851Data Bus Drive Missing Command From ABS P1854Drive Train CAN-Bus Inoperative

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Apr 03, 2012 | Volkswagen Passat Cars & Trucks

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What is a ignition output signal on a 1990 honda accord , recently replaced entire distributor thats the coil , sensors, cap, rotor, ignitor. etc. i have power at the distributor, power at the coil , but...


Most of the time these distributor come with the ignition module did your, if it did and it has not been that long and is still under warranty, have it replace, if it did not come with one replace module.

Jun 11, 2010 | 1990 Honda Accord

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Toyota ipsum 2002 check light comes on with code P1346.


Definition of Diagnostic Trouble Code P1346 Audi: Ignition Coil Power Output Stage 3 Short to B+ BMW: Misfire During Start Cylinder 3 Buick: Intake Camshaft Position [CMP] Sensor System Performance Cadillac: Intake Camshaft Position [CMP] Sensor System Performance Chevrolet: Intake Camshaft Position [CMP] Sensor System Performance Ford: Fuel Level Sensor B Circuit GMC: Intake Camshaft Position [CMP] Sensor System Performance Lexus: VVT Sensor Rang/Performance Problem (Bank 1) Lincoln: Fuel Level Sensor B Circuit Mazda: Fuel Level Sensor B Circuit Mercury: Fuel Level Sensor B Circuit Oldsmobile: Intake Camshaft Position [CMP] Sensor System Performance Pontiac: Intake Camshaft Position [CMP] Sensor System Performance Saturn: Intake Camshaft Position [CMP] Sensor System Performance Toyota: VVT Sensor /Camshaft Position Sensor Circuit Range/ Performance Problem (Bank 1) Volkswagen: Ignition Coil Power Output Stage 3 Short to B+

Mar 12, 2010 | 2001 Toyota Sienna

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1999 passat, sat for 2 yrs. Replaced battery and drove approx 20 miles no prob. Now car wont idle, runs super rough, must hold gas a little to keep running. Car wont go more than 20mph seems like it is...


power stage for ignition system is bad and the throttle needs adapted there is nothing wrong with the transmission the power stage is what fires the coils it usually stops firing cyl#2

Aug 03, 2009 | 1999 Volkswagen Passat

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99 vw passat sw 1.8t #3 cyl not firing. Compression good & even,replaced plugs #3 wet, fuel fouled. Replaced coil pack,still misses,all connections look good. Any suggestions?


ihad the same problem.. its not the coils or anything like that.. and any reg mechanic wont know the prob unless they under vw.. u need to replace ur power output stage.. thats what cylinder 3 misfire is.. after i fixed it my car is good as new. i

Jun 26, 2009 | 1999 Volkswagen Passat

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I have 8000 miles on my Tucson check engine light came on at start up this morning...gas cap is tight...no problems?????


there are over 200 reasons for the check engine light to come on, the gas tank cap is just one of them, this light and the problem that turned it on are most likely covered under the federal emission warranty, contact the dealer. see trouble code list below for some of the probelems that cause a check enghine light.
P1100 Map Sensor - Malfunction
P1101 Map Sensor - Abnormal
P1102 Map Sensor - Low Input
P1103 Map Sensor - High Input
P1104 Air Flow
P1105 Air Flow - Abnormal
P1106 Air Flow - Low Input
P1107 Air Flow - High Input
P1108 Fuel Pump
P1109 Fuel Pump - Abnormal
P1110 Fuel Pump - Stuck On
P1110 ETS System - Malfunction
P1111 Fuel Pump - Electrical
P1112 Manifold Differential Pressure Sensor
P1112 VGT Actuator - Malfunction
P1113 Manifold Differential Pressure Sensor - Abnormal
P1114 Manifold Differential Pressure Sensor - Low
P1115 Coolant Temperature Input - Abnormal
P1116 Boost Pressure Sensor - Malfunction
P1118 ETS Motor - Malfunction
P1119 Inlet Metering Valve Control
P1120 Electric Governor - Malfunction
P1120 Inlet Metering Valve Malfunction
P1121 APS PWM Output Circuit Malfunction
P1121 Throttle Position Input - Abnormal
P1122 Boost Pressure Control Valve
P1123 Fuel System Rich - Idle
P1123 Timer Position Sensor - Malfunction
P1124 Fuel System Lean - Idle
P1125 Fuel Press Sensor1
P1126 Fuel Press Sensor2
P1127 Fuel System Rich - Part Load
P1127 Control Sleeve Position Sensor
P1128 Fuel System Lean - Part Load
P1130 Start Solenoid- Malfunction
P1131 Injection Quantity Adjust
P1134 O2s Transition Time(B1/S1)
P1135 Injection Timing Servo
P1140 Inlet Air Temperature Sensor Malfunction
P1141 Slow Duty Solenoid- Malfunction
P1145 Main Duty Solenoid- Malfunction
P1146 Idle Co Potentiometer
P1147 Accelerator Position Sensor (ETS) Circuit
P1150 Barometric Pressure Sensor Malfunction
P1151 Accelerator Position Sensor (EMS) Circuit
P1152 Accelerator Position Circuit-Low Input
P1153 Accelerator Position Circuit-High Input
P1154 O2s Transition Time(B2/S1)
P1155 Limp Home Valve- Malfunction
P1159 Variable Induction System
P1162 High Pressure Pump & Fuel Line
P1166 O2s (B1) Control Adaptation
P1166 Limit O2s Lambda Control (B1)
P1167 O2s (B2) Control Adaptation
P1167 Limit O2s Lambda Control (B2)
P1168 O2s (B1/S2) Heater Power
P1169 O2s (B2/S2) Heater Power
P1170 ECM (Barometric Pressure Sensor)
P1171 ETS Valve Stuck - Open
P1172 ETS Improper Motor Current
P1173 ETS Target Following Malfunction
P1174 ETS Valve Stuck - Close #1
P1175 ETS Valve Stuck - Close #2
P1176 ETS Motor Open/Short #1
P1177 ETS Motor Open/Short #2
P1178 ETS Motor Power - Open
P1179 ETS Position F/B-Mismatch
P1180 O2 S1 Heater Circuit- Malfunction
P1180 Fuel Pressure Regulator - Malfunction
P1181 Fuel Pressure Monitoring
P1182 O2 S2 Heater Circuit - Malfunction
P1182 Fuel Pressure Regulator - Short
P1183 Fuel Pressure Regulator - Open
P1184 O2s No Activity (B1/S2)
P1184 Fuel Pressure Regulator - Power
P1185 Fuel Position - Excessive
P1186 Fuel Pressure - Too Low
P1187 Regulator Valve - Stuck
P1188 Fuel Pressure - Leakage
P1189 Governor Deviation
P1190 Intake Throttle Actuator
P1191 ETS Limp Home Valve On
P1192 Limp home - Target Follow Malfunction
P1193 ETS Limp Home - Low Rpm
P1194 Limp Home - TPS2 Position Malfunction
P1195 Limp Home - Target Follow Delay
P1196 ETS Limp Home - Close Stuck
P1300 Spark Timing Adjust Signal
P1300 Injector Specific Data Fault
P1300 Synchronization Error-CKP/CMP
P1301 TDC Sensor - Abnormal
P1302 TDC Sensor - Low Input
P1303 TDC Sensor - High Input
P1304 Phase Sensor
P1305 Phase Sensor - Abnormal
P1306 Phase Sensor - Low Input
P1307 Phase Sensor - High Input
P1307 Accelerator Sensor - Range/Performance
P1308 Ignition Coil.1
P1308 Accelerator Sensor - Low
P1308 Accelerator Sensor Circuit - Low
P1309 Ignition Coil.1 - Abnormal
P1309 Accelerator Sensor - High
P1309 Accelerator Sensor Circuit - High
P1310 Ignition Coil.1 - Low Output
P1310 Injection Control Circuit Fault
P1311 Ignition Coil.1 - High Output
P1312 Ignition Coil.2
P1313 Ignition Coil.2 - Abnormal
P1314 Ignition Coil.2 - Low Output
P1315 Ignition Coil.2 - High Output
P1316 Ignition Coil.3
P1317 Ignition Coil.3 - Abnormal
P1318 Ignition Coil.3 - Low Output
P1319 Ignition Coil.3 - High Output
P1320 Ignition Coil.4
P1321 Ignition Coil.4 - Abnormal
P1321 Glow Indicator Lamp - Short
P1322 Ignition Coil.4 - Low Output
P1322 Glow Indicator Lamp - Open
P1323 Ignition Coil.4 - High Output
P1324 Glow Relay - Malfunction
P1325 Glow Relay - Abnormal
P1325 Glow Relay
P1326 Glow Relay - Stuck On
P1326 Glow Relay - Short
P1327 Glow Relay - Electrical
P1327 Glow Relay - Open
P1330 Spark Timing Adjust Signal
P1331 #1 MF Signal Line Short
P1332 #2 MF Signal Line Short
P1333 #3 MF Signal Line Short
P1334 #4 MF Signal Line Short
P1335 #5 MF Signal Line Short
P1336 #6 MF Signal Line Short
P1337 #7 MF Signal Line Short
P1338 #8 MF Signal Line Short
P1340 IFS 2 Open

Jun 16, 2009 | 2006 Hyundai Tucson

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2000 VW Passat misfire


Gasket need replacing and New Spark Plugs (NGK Orginal). May need Coils! If any, replace all at once, My 2000 Passat Wagon runs Great, 1,8T Wagon!

May 15, 2009 | 2000 Volkswagen Passat 4Motion

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