car switch off after idling for 30 munit

Asked by Jan 26, 2016 at 12:56 PM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have an Audi a31.8t  agu engine which had
no spark so I replaced the cps,ignition
amplifier fitted a new barometer
sensor,petrol pump,plugs car now starts
fine the problem now is when the car gets
hot it switches off have to wait for 15
munits to start

4 Answers


Did you replace both crank and cam position sensor? I wasn't sure about which CPS you meant.

Best Answer

I only replaced crank position sensor


Try cam position sensor as well it would be worth your time in my opinion. we didn't know which one of mine were doing it as they both can so we did both and it stopped. Also sorry for the delayed response.

Chan68 thanx for the input n ya I took time to get back to you coz of the shift I was working where is the location of the crank sensor

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions


Looking for a Used Audi in your area?

CarGurus has 55,659 nationwide Audi listings starting at $1,899.


Search Audi Questions

Audi Experts

#1 Deathjam4
Reputation 3,590
#2 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 1,730
#3 tenspeed
Reputation 1,210
View All

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.