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Matt, Mechanical Engineer
Category: Audi
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Experience:  BEng hons Mech engineering, in auto industry 22 years
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radio keeps cutting out every 5 minutes display in the middle

Customer Question

radio keeps cutting out every 5 minutes display in the middle of the console goes off and then starts up again like the engine turns off however this happens while i am driving and the engine does not stop running throughout this process
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Audi
Expert:  Matt replied 4 years ago.

is the radio display showing 'safe' at any point?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
Expert:  Matt replied 4 years ago.

In that case I'd next check over the state of the fuse for the radio in the under dash fusebox - remove it and check for cracks / corrosion if its OK then consider removing the radio and unplug its connections and spray with contact cleaner ( not Wd40) then re-connect it all