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    HELp!!! 2003 Audi TT Alternator Fuse wire gets HOT!

    Driving home the other day and the yellow Batt light came on. Car died shortly after. I popped hood and could smell something melting. The fuse box that sits above the battery was melting. I noticed the one coming off the alternator was the one causing the problem. I sent for a new fuse...
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    2003 Audi TT Roadster 1.8T; Auto 6 Speed; Violent jerking when shifting

    Could a bad battery cause erratic shifting?
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    2003 Audi TT Roadster 1.8T; Auto 6 Speed; Violent jerking when shifting

    Battery went bad 2 hours after I bought the car! Seller being shady!!!
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    2003 Audi TT Roadster 1.8T; Auto 6 Speed; Violent jerking when shifting

    I bet it will turn out to be a valve body replacement. Have you ever see the TCM go bad? I am going to try that first. Do you have any idea where it is installed on the car?
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    2003 Audi TT Roadster 1.8T; Auto 6 Speed; Violent jerking when shifting

    Thanks for the reply. I have read online that the TCM (transmission control module) being a common fail component. I found a cheap used one online so I am going to try that before I dig in deeper. Does anyone know the location of TCM on a 2003 Audi TT 1.8 roadster? I am having a hard time...
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    2003 Audi TT Roadster 1.8T; Auto 6 Speed; Violent jerking when shifting

    Hello All! I just bought this TT cheap knowing that it had some transmission issues. Drives perfect for the first 10-15 minutes. Once car warms up, the violent jerking starts. From 1st to 2nd will almost break your neck. Sometimes it won't shift above 3rd. Once it does shift 5th/6th it is...
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    2011 Audi A4 2.0 TFSI; #3 Cylinder Misfire Issues

    Turned out to be a burnt valve. You were correct kind Sir! It was a burnt valve. I didn't have the $$$ to replace the piston/connecting rod...but I got it back on the road running great! Thanks to all who responded.!
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    2011 Audi A4 2.0 TFSI; #3 Cylinder Misfire Issues

    Hello all...this is my first post and need help to get my sons audi back on the road. I was recently driving his A4 when I noticed loss of power and extreme vibration. The CEL came on and was blinking. I also noticed the EPC light come on. I quickly returned home and used my cheap code...
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