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I have an audi coupe 20 dti desel 2010 plate the serpentine

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I have an audi coupe 20 dti desel 2010 plate the serpentine belt broke but engine run ok
Fitted new belt tried to start car it started and run for 5 seconds and cut off keeps doing this when trying to start what could it be
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Audi
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
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Expert:  Matt replied 9 months ago.
Hello I'd 1st suggest checking over the condition of the crank and cam sensor wiring as I've known a broken belt to cut through wiring as it snaps - also check the sensors for impact damage if this is Ok then the car will need plugging into a diagnostic device that can monitor the ECU to see if you can spot what isn't registering
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
We're is this mounted and will I have to remove the under tray to get at it
Expert:  Matt replied 9 months ago.
Hello the cam sensor is on the top engine cover and the crank sensor is down on the front pointing to the crank pulleyand you should be able to access both from the top
Expert:  Matt replied 9 months ago.
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Customer: replied 9 months ago.
The car was checked on your reply but still not working I have had to have it transported to an Audi garage They have told me no faults shown and it could be an electrical fault and requires further investigation so the cost is going up all due to the serpentine braking
Expert:  Matt replied 9 months ago.
Hello OK I'd suggest having an auto electrician carefully pin out the engine loom with regard to the engine sensors checking continuity and resistance for every pin
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