[V8] Usual suspects for no start V8? Part two

Ingo D. Rautenberg ingo at waratap.com
Thu Aug 12 15:00:38 EDT 2004


You didn't recently wash the engine, did you?  If so, I'd suspect that maybe
the throttle position plug at the throttle body got water in it.  If so, dry
and clean and attempt restart.


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Mike Arman" <armanmik at earthlink.net>
To: <v8 at audifans.com>
Sent: Thursday, August 12, 2004 2:27 PM
Subject: [V8] Usual suspects for no start V8? Part two

> Quick update if you're interested . . .
> Jumped the battery from another car, cranked and gave it full throttle.
> It started ONCE, actually ran a few moments, then died and wouldn't
> At least I know the timing belt isn't busted!
> Saturday, I'll try again, get serious and pull the codes.
> Can't do it tomorrow, we're expecting LOTSA wind and rain from the
> Best Regards,
> Mike Arman


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