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Experience:  BEng hons Mech engineering, in auto industry 22 years
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audi a4 1.9tdi wont start wheh hot

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audi a4 1.9tdi wont start wheh hot
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Audi
Expert:  Mike replied 5 years ago.
Hello and Welcome to justanswer...

What is the mileage on the car?

What is its service / recent repair history?

Are there any fault lights on the dash when its running ?

Exactly what has been done so far in a bid to cure this?

Rgds, MIKE........................................
Customer: replied 5 years ago.

hi mike this audi has 126000 miles on it it has had a service 3 day ago ther are no fault codes recorded no previous problems that i am aware of this fault started aprox 1 week ago thanks allan

Expert:  Mike replied 5 years ago.
Hello again Allan..

Thank you for your reply and info..

Can I just clarify with you Alan... you say it has had a service - 3 days ago.... but that the problem started about a week ago... is that correct?

If so - was it put in for a service for this reason / in a bid to cure the issue?

If so, what exactly did they do / conclude on this - and did they replace any parts specifically for this issue / fault ?

Best Rgds , MIKE.................................
Customer: replied 5 years ago.

hi mike i was a saab master tech i serviced this vehicle ie oil oil filter fuel filter air filter was replaced it was due a service but the fault was ther before i done any work on this vehicle. i have a snap on scanner i hav done fault code test no fault showing but the dash light is not on even with the air flow sensor disconected i done a further test on systen ie instrement panel test via my scanner the management light worked ok but does not work under normal condisions i have found that if i hold the throttal fully open it will start after a good wind up when it is running it runs fine drives realy well thanks allan

Expert:  Mike replied 5 years ago.
Hi again Alan..

First, my sincere apologies that I could not get back to you until now, Im afraid I had been off ill for a while..

Ok - before we progress with this - have you made any progress meantime ?

Too, if you still need my help, please give me its full reg number..

Please let me know either way / even if you have cured it -

Rgds - MIKE.............................