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When I turn my signal lights on the hazard lights come on instead
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a couple of potential problems such as a faulty turn signal indicator switch or potentially a faulty turn signal flasher. The flasher unit is an electrical unit that is usually located under...
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Overheating
It sounds like you may have a blown cylinder head gasket causing the motor to overheat. The smoking you describe may be related to the steam produced as a result of the coolant being burned in the motor. A blown...
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Limp mode on audi a4 quattro 2003
Hi There, A number of things may cause your vehicle to go into limp mode such as engine overheating, low oil pressure and many other things that may potentially cause severe engine damage. The purpose of the limp mode feature...
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timing
Your engine is an interference engine which means that if you turn the crankshaft and/or camshafts independently of one another, with the timing chain removed, the valves will interfere with the pistons causing the valve stems to bend. The timing...
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What size triple star do i use to remove alternator in a 200r audi quatro a4 1.8
Hello. The triple should be a 12mm for the bolt you are referring to.
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For some reason one of my headlights looks dirtier than the other. I've tried just about everything to get it to look new again an
Hi there. Over time, many different items can cause headlights to fade. In most cases, it's a caused by debris that naturally builds up on the lens that causes it to become cloudy. In other cases, the inner seal that...
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Blown head gasket
Hi There, Depending on the severity of the blown head gasket, the vehicle may or may not start. In some cases where the damage to the head gasket is minor, it may still allow the compression levels in the motor...
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Replacing O2 sensor 2000 Audi A4 v6
Hi There, The O2 sensor is an oxygen sensor that is located in a couple of places in your exhaust system. There should be one prior to the catalytic converter and one after the catalytic converter. You may also hear...
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I have an audi a4. I have the door panel off but can't get the door open inside or out.
Hi there. Unfortunately, without knowing more about what was removed, or what you moved while trying to adjust the window, it's hard for us to know how to help. The only thing we could offer is to have one of...
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My car has been stripped off of drain plug and my oil is leaking to my motor
If the oil drain plug is stripped, there are several ways of dealing with that. In the best case scenario, the damaged socket can be rethreaded and the plug replaced with an oversize. But this is not always possible. There...
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Hey I took my car to the dealership and they told me new brakes and rotors would be $1660!!!!!how accurate is that quote? I think
Hi there. It depends on whether they are providing you a quote for all four wheels or just two. In most cases, Audi's brake systems require four-wheel discs and pads, and reprogramming of the ABS. Although the $1,600 is rather...
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2012 audi a4 quatro, cylinder 2 misfires
The variance in cylinder compression you are reporting exceeds that allowed in the Factory Service Manual. Put oil in the No. 2 cylinder to see if compression rises appreciably and you can then rule in or out leaks past the...
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Ignition coil replacement
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Should I straight pipe because my cat is broken
I'm sorry to say, you're just going to have to bite the bullet and get new catalysts. The same thing happened to my own car just a few months back. That's usually what happens at about the mileage you have...
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Odd wistling noise about above 2 rpms my cats are going can it be that .
Hi There, If your vehicle is a non-turbo, the whistling sound is likely the Secondary air pump coming on when you first start the car to stabilize the air/fuel mixture and to pump additional air into the exhaust system to...
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2003 audi a4 Quattro, car sounds fine on idle but as soon as I pull out it began to do this chugging sound with no power on accel.
There are a number of things that may cause the car to hesitate when accelerating such as low fuel pressure, a dirty or faulty mass air flow sensor, clogged or dirty fuel injectors, a faulty throttle position sensor or potentially...
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Heat not air condition work in my car . Just blows out fan air.
Adding refrigerant is a tricky business. You can't find the leaks until you put refrigerant in to begin with and if there are no leaks there isn't really any way to tell how much is the correct amount to put...
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Transmission not shifting
This may indicate a failing speed sensor. The transmission speed sensor is a magnetic sensor that provides information related to the speed of the input and output shafts in the transmission, allowing the transmission to shift smoothly. The sensor counts...
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Car starts but want stay running
Check for diagnostic trouble codes. If no codes have been stored, you can consider the typical causes for immediate stalling which are a faulty mass airflow sensor, faulty engine coolant temperature switch/sensor (typically at cold start only), faulty camshaft or...

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