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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Audi TT
Audi can be depended upon to bring the ultimate in refinement to the table, along with quality, style, and performance. The TT is no exception to this rule – with its aerodynamic almost...

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Oil burning, window, and alignment issues
Hi there. Oil consumption can vary and is vehicle specific. If you're having to add a quart of oil every week, this means that there is an oil leak or abnormal oil consumption. The wire in the vehicle's door panel...
Power loss when driving.
P0171 is a system lean fault in bank 1. Possible causes could range from a faulty air mass sensor, EGR valve, induction system leak, or oxygen sensor. The induction system may need to be smoked checked for leaks. The oxygen...
LED display burning out
Hi, many other TT owners have had issues with their displays going faulty. Unfortunately they are not serviceable and need to be replaced as a whole unit. One of our certified technicians would be able to help resolve this problem....
Accelerating from red light, car jerks; also at 25-35 mph
Hello there. Many different faults can cause the vehicle to jerk and have acceleration issue. The most likely cause of these are spark plugs, battery, alternator, fuel pump, low transmission fluid, MAF sensor, vacuum leak, exhaust leak or oxygen sensor....
Problems after thermostat, digital cluster & cooling pump replacements
It appears you may have a few different issues going on. It seems unlikely that more than one cluster would fail. The most likely cause is a shorted wiring or open circuit causing the clusters to fail. If the car...
Car headlight intermittently on/off even after new bulb
An intermittent headlight issue is a common problem. The most likely cause are the headlight assembly itself, a wiring issue, or a faulty switch. Any of these have the potential to cause the headlight to intermittently fail. If the headlight...
Convertible top won't open/close properly & no repairs work
As vehicles age, it is not uncommon to have convertible top issues. Convertible tops rely on many sensors and motors to work properly. When one or more of these items start to have issues, it can be difficult to detect...
temperture sensor
VW / Audi has had lots of "issues" with sensors in the early 2000 model years. 2003 is one of them. The coolant temperature sensor is one of the most common. While it's not unusual for a coolant temperature sensor...
Try to replace the thermostat in the engine and refill the system to see if the overheating is fixed. Also, make sure the cooling fans are coming on. If you would rather have this looked at before replacing any more...
Wondering if repairs are likely in the near future
Hi there. Most cars are reliable under 100,000 miles. Among the range of cars on the market, Audi is about mid pack in regards to reliability at best. Most Audi's are VW's. In the case of your TT, the 2.0l...
4th gear
Hello. Your transmission appears to be a 6 speed model. If no gears after 3rd are functioning properly, you likely have a hydraulic or electronic control fault. A hydraulic fault might be traceable to the valve body and the valves...
The engine light came on
Hi, thanks for writing in. The hard start may happen after refueling due to a problem with the purge control valve leaking when it should be closed. If the code is for an emission leak detected then this valve that...
I need some help locating the horn on my car - 2008 Audi TT
Most vehicle horns are located either behind the grille or behind the front bumper. I would recommend driving the vehicle up on ramps to determine if access to the horns is possible from under the bumper. If not, it...

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