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Re: I LOVE MY RADO!

Post by Roadhog » Jul Thu 01, 2010 9:38 pm

check for spark

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Re: I LOVE MY RADO!

Post by MT-Getto » Jul Thu 01, 2010 10:36 pm

you have a vagcom?
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Re: I LOVE MY RADO!

Post by kompressorgolf » Jul Fri 02, 2010 10:55 am

Sounds like a dreaded VR coilpack to me......
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Re: I LOVE MY RADO!

Post by Roadhog » Jul Fri 02, 2010 12:38 pm

kompressorgolf wrote:Sounds like a dreaded VR coilpack to me......


Unless it's a distributor Corrado like mine. :p

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Re: I LOVE MY RADO!

Post by kompressorgolf » Jul Fri 02, 2010 2:22 pm

only assuming.
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Re: I LOVE MY RADO!

Post by Reverend » Jul Fri 02, 2010 2:27 pm

i do believe i rock the distributor, i don't have a vagcom and the guy thats fixing it said it wasn't getting spark. so we'll see when what it is when he digs into more on monday.

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Re: I LOVE MY RADO!

Post by kompressorgolf » Jul Fri 02, 2010 3:34 pm

do rados with dizzy have ignition control module?
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Re: I LOVE MY RADO!

Post by MT-Getto » Jul Fri 02, 2010 4:27 pm

They would have to.
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Re: I LOVE MY RADO!

Post by Reverend » Jul Tue 06, 2010 12:08 pm

after looking into it they came to the conclusion it is the crankshaft position sensor. its running but i need to get it replaced they said. does this sound right?

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Re: I LOVE MY RADO!

Post by kompressorgolf » Jul Tue 06, 2010 12:43 pm

if it was a coilpack car it would make sense. a CPS tells the pack when to fire from the trigger wheel inside the block. if it cant tell where the teeth are there wouldnt be spark.
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