2005 audi a6 abs,brake,esp lights

Rey Kannon
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Asked by Rey Mar 16, 2014 at 08:10 PM about the 2005 Audi A6 3.2

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

okay so few weeks ago my abs,brake,esp, brake fault warning lights came on and the
whole rear left lights went out. i changed the bulb and everything checked the fuse and
wires everything was fine. i took it to my mechanic and he said it might be the abs
module, we took out the module and had it repaired. today after replacing the module
with the new and improved one all the warning light went away. i drove the car from the
mechanic to the gas station. parked the car and turned it back on the light came on.
the picture above is the picture of what came on when i turned it on. my question here
is has anybody ever had this problem and can you guys help me.We checked the code
and these are the codes that came up, 1418,1200,1201,1435,0265. when we cleared it
1200,1435 and 0265 came right back on. I REALLY NEED HELP. im trying my best
not to take it to the dealers!! PLEASEEEE HELp this is a 2005 Audi a6 3.0 quarto.
(hint: the light actually works fine untill the warning lights come back on)

11 Answers

JRKPerformax
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P1418 Faulty Fuel Level Sensor - Fuel Level Sensor harness is open or shorted - Fuel Level Sensor circuit poor electrical connection P1201 - Faulty Fuel Injector #1 - Fuel Injector #1 harness is open or shorted - Fuel Injector #1 circuit poor electrical connection P0265 - Dirty Fuel Injector 2 - Faulty Fuel Injector 2 - Plugged Fuel Injector 2 - Fuel injector 2 harness is open or shorted - Fuel injector 2 circuit poor electrical connection Personally I would put Seafoam through it and see if it helps. Usually Injectors need to be cleaned. Also, check your injector wiring for and pinched or frayed wires. I would then check the fuel pressure and if it is low then I would put a new fuel filter because it is still cheaper than a Fuel Pump.

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gnlmoreno
20

Woah! I have the exact same probelm! (audi a6 2005 3.0 quattro) not similar but identical problem please tell me if you have been able to resolve the problem idk what to do, alreadly replaced the mod, and the bulb, even got a new battery idk what it is...

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gnlmoreno
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edit: sorry I meant 3.2 quattro

JTPAudi
50

I have the same problem. ESP, ABS and Parking Brake malfunction. When I went to pull the codes with a reader, nothing came up. I also checked the Enhanced DTC, and nothing there either. The parking brake does work fine. What could this mean? I have heard of reprogramming the main computer using Ross-Tech software. Could this be it?

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Gerperr
0

Is big problem I have the same problem in my Audi. Please help us

monarchy123
15

there might be an animal (possibly rat of cock roach in the main bulb unit sucking all the electricity from the bulb)...try and kill the rat and the brake light will work just fine(had the same problem, after i killed the rat it worked fine)..hope this helps guys...

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
A6AUDI05
20

I have the same problem. ESP, ABS and Parking Brake malfunction. (Same as JTPAudi) I'm going to the dealer next week I'll be back for updates..

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Ditiplaku
0

I have the same problem, in 1 servis he say me is the ABS Pump.

jpat101
15

what was the issue with this? i have the same problem. any help would be appreciated

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JTPAudi
50

For me it was the ABS module. I would recommend having a tech put a computer on the car to find the answer for you as it can be any number of things. They will be able to specifically tell you what the issue is.

JTPAudi
50

I had my ABS module replaced and the wire harness for the fuel sender unit replaced, and shortly after I keep getting (intermittently) the rear brake, and signal light inop - like you have above. I thought this was a different issue, but maybe its related to the fuel harness being worked on.

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