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Audi A3 Temperature Gauge Low

I went almost a year before replacing mine. My '06 is at about 89,000 and the thermostat began failing about 5,000 miles ago. Thanks for the feed back #7 09-09-2015, 01:25 PM sheldon 2nd Gear Garage is empty, add now Join Date: Jul 2009 Location: Colorado Posts: 578 Sorry - no I'll try and check if the A3 has a similar setup.

If that doesn't fix it - replace the thermostat. Will replace the Thermostat and possible the coolant sensor. if the gauge moves at all, then it is the sensor itself that has failed. Audi A3 Coolant Temperature Sensor The coolant expansion tank was empty!

It will be giving your MAF funny readings and most likely running rich (using more fuel) and losing a little power. Audi A3 2006 LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread 01-22-2012, 01:22 PM #1 Enrique408 AudiWorld Newcomer Join Date: Jan 2012 Posts: 4 Temp. Give the car a run, then park up and leave it idling for 10mins. On the climate the display went up pretty slowly to about 48/9 but no higher yet when left on tickover for 10min+ the needle did not move at all.

Cancel guitarace67 Rep: 1 Posted: 05/30/2013 Options Permalink History I had the same problem happen today on my 92 Gmc sierra. jaimea6 Audi A6 2 11-01-2009 09:27 PM Coolant Temperature Gauge california_avant Audi A6 0 09-24-2009 03:09 PM problem with temperature gauge vasja222 B6 Models 14 07-02-2009 01:41 AM « Previous Thread Disconnected the battery to reset, engine light went out and gauge started working properly. And I guess that could be caused by if the thermostat was going bad.

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You still get a warm engine, and cabin heat works, and the car does drive and isnt overheating. http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthread.php?5370001-2006-Audi-A3-dead-temp-gauge-after-new-sensor-install I traded mine for a 06 V8 Touareg. Audi A3 Temperature Gauge Low I had to fill it up twice over the weekend when doing a round trip from Birmingham to Sheffield.I have started getting serious now by threating futher action. Audi A3 Temperature Sensor Problems It happened intermittently at first, but then it would just not work.

and each time they tell me there is nothing wrong with it and send we on my way. weblink Reply With Quote 08-13-201211:24 PM #9 EvilBunny View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Veteran Member Three Rings Join Date Oct 23 2009 AZ Member # 49658 NULL #2 Ian_83, Feb 27, 2011 CHRIS555 DOPE with added OCD Joined: Jul 4, 2010 Messages: 1,942 Likes Received: 4 Extremely common fault on all VAG cars - 99% sure it Reply With Quote rambag3 View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message View Blog Entries Member Join Date May 17th, 2006 Location Long Island Posts 1,573 VehiclesCurrent vehicles Audi A3 2.0T 2006 Audi A3 Temperature Sensor Location

But its probably a bit beyond that. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. Is this gonna damage the engine if the repair is prolonged to long? #4 11-22-2014, 06:44 PM sheldon 2nd Gear Garage is empty, add now Join Date: Jul navigate here ENTER HERE © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved.

This is such a common fault that most dealers keep them in stock all the time. So I have an 2008 Audi A3 with the 2.0T gas engine with around 95200 miles. I don't see the requirement to avoid 'throw away mechanics' when it makes the water temperature management system on the car more future proof.

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How weird is that?? FWIW--A3 2.0T FSI warranty extensions cover PCV, intake flapper (listed as intake manifold runner sensor), and intake cam follower (covers high-pressure fuel pump and intake cam damage). Highly recommended. 2006 A3 2.0 Went to the above shop, changed the thermo, CEL gone, thermo at noon. The add coolant warning also comes on right in the morning when the car is cold and I check it every time and its the same.

Ditto. Anyway, hope you guys don't have the same problem. 400 pounds out of my pocket. Yes, it's safe to continue driving. http://sohohosting.net/audi-a3/audi-s3-key-fob-not-working.html Is this an easy DIY effort?

Especially in the cold weather. Then when I drove for like 30 seconds, the warning went away. No leaks!!!Yet the problem persists. This pisses off the ECU, who then tells your temp gauge to play dead.

And as far as coolant, the book says that I need G12+ type and apparently thats only sold at Audi/Volkswagen dealers? #2 11-21-2014, 12:40 PM sheldon 2nd Gear Garage Please try again now or at a later time. The first has top notch parts matching (so if you select the right car - you always see the right parts for your model) while the later is usually cheaper but the ECT sensor is needed to controll many functions such as fuel injection, ingnition timing,variable valve timing, transmisions shifting ect.

The air was still blowing out warm though. Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: Audi A3 Overheating/ Coolant problems This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff.