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Audi A6 Quattro: My 2002 Audi a6 has been shaking past

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My 2002 Audi a6 has been shaking for the past week if the car is idling, or driving slow. My Mechanic said the computer is bad, someone else said the #2 coil needs to be replaced. Can you help me?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Audi
Expert:  Virtual Wrench replied 1 year ago.
Hello,
It could very well need a new computer because it is what controls the coils. So, if he will back that up i would go ahead and have it replaced. Sorry for the bad news but i am just being honest.
Larry
Expert:  Jake replied 1 year ago.
Thank you for requesting me. I could assist you with this tonight if that works for you.
There is no #2 coil, this year /model has a "coil pac", and is a waste spark system so it would typically affect the #2 cylinder as well as it's companion cylinder.
If I can further assist you tonight please let me know what the stored codes are. It is VERY rare for and ECM to fail, but it can happen.
Thank you!
Jake

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