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Rough idling after oil change, Intermittent but once the car

Customer Question

Rough idling after oil change
JA: Is the rough idle intermittent or consistent?
Customer: Intermittent but once the car runs it is smooth
JA: What is the model/year of your Audi?
Customer: 2003 audi a6 4.2
JA: Are you fixing your A6 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Nothing yet but i heard from mechanic i must have use wrong oil type 0 w 30 is the one recommended according to audi vw but i have use 5w 40 in one of the dealership place
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: I have a code 0141 0131 0300 301 302(###) ###-####codes
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Audi
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
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Expert:  david craig replied 5 months ago.

Hi Im David, thanks for visiting the site, please allow me a few minutes to pull up some information. thank you

Expert:  david craig replied 5 months ago.

this is from the service manual

Expert:  david craig replied 5 months ago.

this all happened after the oil change?

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Expert:  david craig replied 5 months ago.

did you use a a genuine audi oil filter?

Expert:  david craig replied 5 months ago.

believe me as unimportant as that sounds, it causes problems

Expert:  david craig replied 5 months ago.

just checking in to see how its going