car wont start

Asked by Sep 08, 2015 at 06:26 AM about the 2001 Audi A4 2.8

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

my car wont start, if i drive  for a few kilometers and then i try to start it it refuses, if i leave it for a few minutes to cool down it starts, a few days ago i woke up and it started, it only drove for about meters then it shut down, i tried starting it refused, it was just cranking the spark plugs are firing and fuel pump is okay. now it cant start totally

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A few things to look at such as the crank sensor, MAF sensor, Check the pump pressure after the car is up to temp to see if you are getting the proper fuel pressure.

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thanks, how do i see if they are working properly ?where do i find the crank sensor and MAF sensor?. can they be cleaned or i have to get a new ones?

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MAF...https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4MvwltSrRTE

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Crank Sensor...http://www.justanswer.com/audi/40vj2-wher-find-crank-angle-sensor-2001-audi-a4.html

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You can go down this long road of electrical diagnosis and financial vulnerability, or you can just sell the old Audi and get something more reliable-

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