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My 2001 a4 2.8 ran fine, shut it off and now wont start.

Customer Question

my 2001 a4 2.8 ran fine, shut it off and now wont start. battery is good, all lights and dash comes on but nothing when i turn key.
JA: Have you checked the fuses? The dashboard bulbs?
Customer: yes. dash lights work fine. wont start
JA: Are you fixing your A4 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: checked fuses. trying to fix myself
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: just need suggestions to try and fix. thanks
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Audi
Expert:  rpmdiag replied 1 year ago.

Hi, I'm Ron and I will be helping you today.
Stand by for a moment while I prepare your answer.

Expert:  rpmdiag replied 1 year ago.

If you're positive that the battery passes the load test and specific gravity tests, the check your cable ends for tightness and corrosion.

If all this is good too. Then do a starter draw test, it has to be a bad starter.

Thanks, Ron

Expert:  rpmdiag replied 1 year ago.

Hi, I'm just following up with you to see if you have any more questions.
Thanks, Ron