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Old 11-26-2009, 08:23 PM
chopchop chopchop is offline
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Default Idle problem

Recently bought my first Audi A3, 1998 1.6l sport. Whilst stationary if the revs go to aporx. 1500rpm then I back off the car iether dies or it drops to around 200rpm and hunts all the time threatening to die on me. Please can anyone help?

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Old 01-08-2010, 05:26 PM
tilboyA3 tilboyA3 is offline
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mine is doin exactly the same mine is also the 1.6 sport ! ive been told its a filter or something i will find out and let u know if i cna fix it
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Old 04-13-2010, 04:10 PM
sideshowbob sideshowbob is offline
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hello there i have same problem on my 1998 1.6. i have been told off a few people that this is caused by the air flow meter. which i have never got round to changing.
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Old 05-16-2011, 11:09 AM
lindapaul lindapaul is offline
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ya this is the same problem i am to facing..........
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