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B6 A4 1.8 Engine turns, will not start. Has fuel. Battery…

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B6 A4 1.8 Engine...

B6 A4 1.8 Engine turns, will not start. Has fuel. Battery new and stromg.

Mechanic's Assistant: Has the vehicle turned into a gas hog? And how does it start -- same as usual?

It is a tuned engine so gas usage has been bad for some time. i was driving it hard and fast, pulled into my office parking lot and as coming to stop I felt car stall as I was turning into parking space. i came out of work 8 hours later and it only turns over and over for 30 seconds with no sounds of firing

Mechanic's Assistant: What year is your A4?

2003 1.8 manuak quattro

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your A4 yourself? What have you tried so far?

Its so unusal i dont know where to start car has cranked to life quickly for 4 years never had it just turn and turn

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

I left it for 24 hours and now i am back at work. i thought leaving it a day might help in case it was fouled plugs

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Audi Mechanic: Wolfgang, Audi master tech replied 5 months ago
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Have you tried cranking the vehicle over and hold the gas pedal to the floor and crank for 20 seconds . does the engine attempt to hit ?

thanks

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
I tried cranking it for 30 secs and no hits
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
I just went and got the obdii reader and it say p043 camshaft pos sensor circ high input 1672u
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