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12-24-2007, 07:44 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 525
Posted By John Pal...

Re: POS= Primary Output Stage ... or what others here refer to as Ignition Control Module. Its the

Oh, I replaced the POS a couple of years ago, so unless I did something to muck it up, it should be ok (it wasn't removed for this job at all.)

I'll be checking cyl 1 at TDC in a few hours...got...
12-24-2007, 06:43 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 525
Posted By John Pal...

parts installed

bummer..hoping that was the cause.

Everything installed was from this kit:
http://www.blauparts.com/proddetail.asp?prod=GH21102%2D1A

Ok, I'll need some dumbed down instructions from you on how...
12-24-2007, 05:46 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 525
Posted By John Pal...

More info...remembered the most likely cause!

Here's the most likely cause of the screw-up now that I'm working my way through things in my head...it helped to have slept on it :-)

When I put on the TB tensioner piston thing, I initially had...
12-24-2007, 05:34 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 525
Posted By John Pal...

Yes, it's in, but I'll double-check.

Yes, it's in, but I'll double-check.
12-24-2007, 04:52 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 525
Posted By John Pal...

No...didn't count 'em. I can do that today to be...

No...didn't count 'em. I can do that today to be sure they're the same.
12-23-2007, 04:43 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 525
Posted By John Pal...

valium...

Valium doesn't mix well with timing belts either, so I think I'll wait until tomorrow ;-)

Yeah, I'm pretty frustrated, so I defintely need to remove myself from the problem and see if y'all can...
12-23-2007, 04:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 525
Posted By John Pal...

When I turn the key to start it...

the starter churns and it sounds like it's trying to turn over, but it won't. I guess I'm wondering if it is off by a tooth, would this be a likely symptom? Or should it turn over and just run...
12-23-2007, 04:15 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 525
Posted By John Pal...

Re: You should try (and be able to) manually turn the engine using socket. Do this before trying to

Yes, the car ran fine before doing the install. The water pump was leaking...that's why I was doing the job in the first place.

I had marked the camshaft and the crankshaft before pulling the...
12-23-2007, 03:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 525
Posted By John Pal...

Timing Belt install problems

Ok, I F'ed up somewhere big time. I just installed a timing belt / water pump replacement kit, tried turning the engine over, and it won't start.

My guess is that I'm off by a tooth, or the...
03-09-2006, 05:49 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 240
Posted By John Pal...

Re: Avon Tech 550

I'll second the Avons. I just had them put on yesterday after my Yoko AVS dbs were worn to the bone, and it was like night and day! These are amazingly quiet. Take a look a the reviews on TireRack...
09-09-2004, 03:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 136
Posted By John Pal...

Got a refund from AOA

I sent a nicely worded letter to AOA, and they were kind enough to reimburse me for both ignition switches that I installed. I guess they realized that it's smarter to keep an Audi fan than piss him...
08-30-2004, 05:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 140
Posted By John Pal...

I think that's the control arm recall that's...

I think that's the control arm recall that's coming out, right?
08-19-2004, 07:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,656
Posted By John Pal...

Re: If your car is running fine, and you have reciept back to 97, your ok. Use this product....

My problem is that my car isn't running fine. If it was, I'd certainly do what you suggest.

I've been getting an intermittent oil pressure light, and I want to bring it in to get work done on it...
08-19-2004, 11:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 263
Posted By John Pal...

what kind of paperwork did u submit?

did you have receipts for all the oil and filters you bought?

i just called AOA and they told me that if you're the second owner, you'd have to contact the prior owner to get receipts from him!!! ...
08-19-2004, 09:38 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 469
Posted By John Pal...

Yup, got one of 'em on my '97, how about the...

Yup, got one of 'em on my '97, how about the t-shirt??? :-)
08-19-2004, 09:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 263
Posted By John Pal...

Oil sludge warranty for DIYers?

How has the response been for people who are DYI oil changers when you brought your A4 in to the dealer for oil sludge issues? Are they accepting receipts from your oil purchases, or are you being...
08-19-2004, 09:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 136
Posted By John Pal...

Re: File a complaint with the NHTSA.

When I spoke with AOA on the phone they said there was nothing they could do about it. I sent a good letter to the AOA headquarters, so we'll see what kind of response I get. If they don't come...
08-19-2004, 09:03 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,656
Posted By John Pal...

Re: I can get a dated oil reciept for anyone who really needs one.

Audi Junkie, do you think the dealer will make a stink if you're over the 7.5k mile interval by a couple of hundred miles? I think I might have a reallllll problem getting warranty work done since I...
08-09-2004, 09:40 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 132
Posted By John Pal...

Re: Anyone have problems with window regulator?

I've had both driver's and pass front window regulator guide clips break within the last 4 months. Going to do the replacement with the A6 window guides in a few days...
08-09-2004, 09:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 136
Posted By John Pal...

Re: It's covered...

Funny, I just had mine go a couple of days ago, but my ignition switch has already been replaced as part of the recall! Yup, the B rev broke too. Audi refused to replace it under warranty since I...
08-09-2004, 09:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,573
Posted By John Pal...

Great solution Steve! Questions...

Wow, this is a great solution! Questions for you:

Are the front and rear guide part numbers the same? I see in one pic you have 4B0-837-463-A...is that front or rear?

To attach the front...
03-09-2003, 05:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 165
Posted By John Pal...

rear brake and parking brake questions

i spent a good chunk of the weekend replacing my '97 1.8TQ's front brake pads and rotors w/ ATE Power Discs and Rofren pads. No prob there...easy job aside from getting the driver's side rotor off...
09-18-2001, 09:49 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 127
Posted By John Pal...

oil light and strange noises

Hi Guys & Gals,
I have a '97 1.8TQAS and the other day while driving home from work I had my oil light come on. Then it shut off. Then it came on. Then it shut off. That's it.

Ok, I figured...
04-22-2001, 01:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 178
Posted By John Pal...

Advice needed on detonation problem...

Boy has it been a long time since I've been here. The last time was during the A4.org days and JET's pages...I'm here because I have a problem (naturally), and I could use some unbiased advice.

I...
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