[s-cars] RE: Fault code 2113 - can that be the ECU????
lee at wheelman.com
Mon Aug 2 13:03:09 EDT 2004
Do yourself a favor. Get your car out of P&W and over to Central Service in
Natick. If it is indeed a CPU, Dave will find you a used ECU, or use one you
supply. P&W won't.
Flatbed it if you have to. I'm willing to bet you'll save more than $1000 by
> -----Original Message-----
> From: capalmer at nortelnetworks.com
> [mailto:capalmer at nortelnetworks.com]
> Sent: Monday, August 02, 2004 12:46 PM
> To: lee at wheelman.com
> Cc: 'Mike Claire'; s-car-list at audifans.com
> Subject: Fault code 2113 - can that be the ECU????
> > > I had the same problem two weeks back.
> > > NEA quoted me $375 for the part plus 3 hours labour.
> > > I was supposed to drive it up there Tuesday last week but the
> > > previous night the CPS finally gave up completely and no start at
> > > all. I couldn't find anyone to truck it to NEA, even for
> $250, so I
> > > had to get it taken to Pass & Weisz in Burlington. Where
> it has been
> > > languishing untouched ever since, due to a continuing foulup with
> > > keys (locked in the car by the tow driver) and spare keys
> (picked up
> > > by the P&W shuttle guy last Wednesday but mislaid and not found
> > > until Friday p.m.). Sigh, hoping they get to it today.
> > > My advice, get this fixed sooner rather than later!!
> > Ouch. My recent experience with P&W is that they will find
> all sorts
> > of things to bill you for. They seem to specialize in
> squeezing every
> > last penny out of a repair. Case in point, they replaced
> *three* of my
> > 02 sensors (partially covered under my extended warranty).
> Three? Why
> > on earth would three need to be done?
> Well P&W just called and said that the problem is the "main
> computer", cost $2200!!
> The only code I was able to pull was 2113, can this possibly
> be the ECU (I assume that's what they mean by "main computer"
> Chris Palmer
> 95.5 S6 Avant
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