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I just purchased a 2005 Audi A4 2.0T and I noticed after driving a bit fast on a country road a check engine light with a lightning bolt through the middle of it popped up. It hasnt been doing anything funny, but I was just wondering if Audi has some kind of electronic warning if it revs to high or reaches a certain speed.

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    I just purchased a 2002 Audi A4 1.8T and I noticed after driving a check engine light with a lightning bolt through the middle of it popped up. It hasnt been doing anything funny, but I was just wondering if Audi has some kind of electronic warning if it revs to high or reaches a certain speed.

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Nope, no check light is triggered by high RPM, unless you overrev and damage something. Go to AutoZone and have them do a code scan (a dealer will charge an hour's labor, but at AutoZone it's free). Post the codes as a reply here and we'll go from there.

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