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Audi A4 Quattro: many coil packs..misfire..recall

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What should I do next? Audi A4 Quattro 2004 has had many coil packs replaced but the error still comes up number 2 misfire. They have been replaced by the Audi recall as well. The head gasket and turbo charger were replaced last month but the error still keeps popping up #2 cylinder. No other codes come up.
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Audi Mechanic: Audi0405, Technician replied 8 years ago
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Have you checked spark plugs, fuel injector and compression on that cylinder??
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago

Spark plugs ok

fuel injector ok compression - not yet

It is the weekend so I will have to get back to you Wed.

Audi Mechanic: Audi0405, Technician replied 8 years ago
ok let me know
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