last night i pulled my battery cable off and tried to charge my battery after charging it i put the cable on then tried to start my audi a4 it started then reved up then shut down im not sure wat to d

Asked by Sep 11, 2012 at 03:03 PM about the 1998 Audi A4 1.8T Quattro

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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With the engine off, measure what the voltage of the battery is? Post back with your findings.

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check your throttle posistion sensor

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starts, runs for a sec and dies? sound like it lost memory of your keys. you might have to get them reprogrammed to your immobilizer

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take the alternator out and get it tested at a local parts shop. went through 3 batteries to finally find out that a bad altenator will killing the battery

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larry, these cars didnt come with immobilizers til '02, they keys arent chipped

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