Question about 1999 Audi A4
Hi guys, when i start my Audi A4 the engine catches ok, but then fades out, will catch eventually after 6-10 attempts.
I have encountered similar symptoms on my 1996 audi A8. The car will start and the engine run under its own power, then cut out a few seconds after. After some hunting around I discovered that the problem is the wiring to the coil reader at the back of the ignition barrel. I understand this problem was present on some A6's and A4's.
Audi did relase a modification to the wiring loom part no: 8DQ972275 costing around £14 but fitting would require the removal of the steering wheel and columb surround.
Hope this helps!
Posted on Jan 27, 2009
Try replacing the engine temp sensor. Temp sensor is telling ECU the engine is hot when its is actually cold. After the 6th attempt there is enough fuel in the cylinders to create a ritch mixture, then it goes.
Posted on Jan 21, 2009
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Aug 22, 2014 | 2004 Audi A4
Nov 08, 2010 | 1996 Audi A4
Aug 02, 2010 | 1998 Audi A4
Jul 11, 2010 | 2003 Audi A4 Cabriolet
May 03, 2010 | 1996 Audi A4
Aug 12, 2009 | 2002 Audi A4
Aug 09, 2009 | 2002 Audi A4
Mar 11, 2009 | 1996 Audi A4
Feb 27, 2009 | 1996 Audi A4
349 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: