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  1. mikes3

    VCDS - can someone explain "readiness"

    Evenin guys, Yeh, so Iv recently got my VCDS lite working with a new lead, been scanning and clearing some old fault codes on the S3. Anyhow, if for example, I choose the Engine module to monitor - I click on the button which says "readiness". Theres 8 different boxes with exhaust heating...
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    16497 - PLEASE help !

    NHN - Well spotted. I found a schematic, and saw the same problem. Turns out I posted the wrong pins anyway, but I still had the wrong numbers when I looked again. I had pins 82 and 101. These are the two wires for one of the knock sensors - the specific one is mounted at the front of the...
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    16497 - PLEASE help !

    UPDATE Ok, I have managed to get to the ECU. Removed the plug and checked continuity to the pins of both wires. Good continuity on both, and clean between the two. The bit I'm confused about is the pin numbers. Green goes to pin 81, Yellow to pin 91. No continuity between any other pins on...
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    16497 - PLEASE help !

    Yes you are right, it does seem a rip off, especially as it doesn't even work when you follow all of the OS instructions. Anyway, I guess I can ask the question now. Does anyone have a wiring diagram I can look at please? I believe its the Motronic Control Unit - Its diagram 4/5, and shows...
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    16497 - PLEASE help !

    2003 S3 - BAM engine 16497 - Intake Air Temp G42 - signal too high Ok, so this has been running a couple of weeks now. The ECU threw the code up and as a result, the car has lost power, intermittent boost problems and runs lumpy on idle. I have sourced a brand new sensor from Audi, and...
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