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Curtis, Australia Car Mechanic
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A3 quattro 3.2 rough, ,jerks when starting to

Customer Question

A3 quattro 3.2 rough, ,jerks when starting to drive/revererse
JA: What year is your Audi?
Customer: 2006
JA: Are you fixing your A3 quattro yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: no,havenot done anything yet
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 25 days ago.
Category: Australia Car
Expert:  gomi_otaku replied 25 days ago.

Is it running rough when you are sitting at idle, like at a stop? Or just a harsh engagement from a dead stop in forward or reverse?

Try this- In a parking lot, let off the brake but do not step on the gas- let the transmission pull under it's own power. Is it "jerky", almost pulsing?

Customer: replied 25 days ago.
when you are stopped then engage gear