How to measure timing chain stretch on B8.5 Audi S4 3.0T - User Guide?

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Hello

Is there a tutorial on how to use the VCDS to check the 3.0T timing chain dimensions and compare to OEM spec (to know if there is change / stretch?)

I am at 114k

Do not know how but have the Ross tech tool

Thanks for your input -
 
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Sorry I don't know but I am wondering if this is being asked b/c of the known rocker arm assy issue the engine has??
If that's the case, is there a retro-fit parts kit to permanently resolve this issue?

I have another car that had a serious issue with catastrophic failure regarding rod bearings and a few other items.
two companies have a combined part assembly that permanently resolves the issue.

This may become a sticky at the end of things given the popularity of that engine in many models.
(I have a 2019 S4 w/ 38Kmi I purchased last year)
 
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Is there a tutorial on how to use the VCDS to check the 3.0T timing chain dimensions and compare to OEM spec (to know if there is change / stretch?
Please post an Auto-Scan so people can see exactly what ECU this car has and what software is in the ECU.

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 Self-Diagnosis Log
 Wednesday,23,August,2023,13:53:08:39951
 VIN: WAUDGAFL0FA014811 License Plate: N1CK
 Mileage: 181430km-112735mi Repair Order: RS147-02
 Chassis Type: FL-AU48 (8R0)
 Scan: 01 03 05 08 09 15 16 17 19 22 36 3C 42 44 46 47 52 53 56 5F
 62 6C 72 A9
 VIN: WAUDGAFL0FA014811 Mileage: 181430km-112735miles
 01-Engine -- Status: OK 0000
 03-ABS Brakes -- Status: OK 0000
 04-Steering Angle -- Status: OK 0000
 05-Acc/Start Auth. -- Status: OK 0000
 08-Auto HVAC -- Status: OK 0000
 09-Cent. Elect. -- Status: OK 0000
 15-Airbags -- Status: OK 0000
 16-Steering wheel -- Status: OK 0000
 17-Instruments -- Status: OK 0000
 19-CAN Gateway -- Status: OK 0000
 22-AWD -- Status: OK 0000
 36-Seat Mem. Drvr -- Status: OK 0000
 3C-Lane Change -- Status: OK 0000
 42-Door Elect, Driver -- Status: OK 0000
 44-Steering Assist -- Status: OK 0000
 46-Central Conv. -- Status: OK 0000
 47-Sound System -- Status: OK 0000
 52-Door Elect, Pass. -- Status: OK 0000
 53-Parking Brake -- Status: OK 0000
 56-Radio -- Status: OK 0000
 5F-Information Electr. -- Status: OK 0000
 62-Door, Rear Left -- Status: OK 0000
 6C-Back-up Cam. -- Status: OK 0000
 72-Door, Rear Right -- Status: OK 0000
 A9-Struct. Borne Sound -- Status: OK 0000
 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
 
VCDS
Self-Diagnosis Log
 Wednesday,23,August,2023,13:53:08:39951
  VIN: WAUDGAFL0FA014811 License Plate: N1CK
 Address 01: Engine (J623-CTUB) Labels:. 06E-907-551-CGW.clb
 PartNoSW:8K5907551G HW:4G0907551A
 Component: 3.0l V6 TFSIH07 0007
 Revision: --H07--- CVN: 14D7E3E6
 Coding: 0A190034052600060000
 Shop #: WSC 06208 000 00000
 ASAM Dataset: EV_ECM30TFS0218K5907551G 001007
 ROD: EV_ECM30TFS021_AU48.rod
 VCID: 3A2D236C0CD6592A01F-806E
 VINID: 9D19545D159C016440044201040B430CE7
 No fault code found.
 Readiness: 0000 0000
 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
 Address 03: ABS Brakes (J104) Labels:. 8K0-907-379-V2.clb
 Part No SW: 8K0 907 379 CP HW: 8K0 907 379 CP
 Component: ESP8 quattro H09 0020
 Revision: -------- Serial number: --------------
 Coding: 281D1A01
 Shop #: WSC 06325 000 00000
 VCID: 094F8CA0193082B2585-805C
 No fault code found.
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 Address 05: Acc/Start Auth. (J393) Labels:. 8K0-907-064-05.clb
 Part No SW: 8K0 907 064 JM HW: 8K0 907 064 JM
 Component: BCM2 2.0 H14 0650
 Revision: 00002001
 Coding: 0F814040000000000000
 Shop #: WSC 06325 000 00000
 VCID: 04519D943E12DFDA2B3-8050
 Subsystem 1 - Part No SW: 8K0 959 754 BB HW: 8K0 959 754 BB
 Component: FBSAUDIB8 IDG H71 0083
 Serial number: 0814000086284002
 Subsystem 2 - Part No SW: 8K0 905 852 E HW: 8K0 905 852 E
 Component: J764 ELV MLB H40 0046
 Serial number: 0214000108797008
 No fault code found. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
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Address 08: Auto HVAC (J255) Labels:. 8Kx-820-043-3Z.clb
 Part No SW: 8K1 820 043 AQ HW: 8K1 820 043 AQ
 Component: KLIMA 3 ZONEN H04 0122
 Revision: C1000000 Serial number: 01130620142186
 Coding: 6600228000
 Shop #: WSC 06325 000 00000
 VCID: 77ABFA587FC484423E1-8022
 No fault code found.
Component: MITSUBA280414 H18 0461
VCDS
Self-Diagnosis Log
 Wednesday,23,August,2023,13:53:08:39951
 Page 3
 VIN: WAUDGAFL0FA014811 License Plate: N1CK
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 Address 09: Cent. Elect. (J519) Labels:. 8K0-907-063.clb
 Part No SW: 8K0 907 063 DH HW: 8K0 907 063 DH
 Component: BCM1 1.0 H16 0103
 Revision: 08016001 Serial number: 00000838730601
 Coding: 26000091863CAFE0240048C300003D0D0F9C9308A2090221000008004000030100000030000000
 Shop #: WSC 06325 000 00000
 VCID: 78A9F96472DA8B3A37B-802C
 Subsystem 1 - Part No SW: 8K1 955 119 B HW: 8K1 955 119 B Labels: 1KX-955-119.CLB
  Serial number: 1404250701566
 Coding: 004577
 Subsystem 2 - Part No SW: 8U0 955 559 B HW: 8U0 955 559 B Labels: 8U0-955-559.CLB
 Component: G397_RLFS H06 0002
 Serial number: 22759946
 Coding: 02005D
 Subsystem 3 - Part No SW: 8K0 941 531 AS HW: 8K0 941 531 AS
 Component: E1 - LDS H03 0031
 Serial number: 00000000000506141794
 Subsystem 4 - Part No SW: 4G0 907 410 A HW: 4H0 907 410 A
 Component: USHL4.2 H30 0030
 Serial number: 0000002274555R96EA03
 Subsystem 5 - Part No SW: 4H0 907 658 HW: 4H0 907 658
 Component: AQ_Hum_Sensor H03 0003
 Serial number: 03484337000000000001
 No fault code found. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
 
VCDS
Self-Diagnosis Log
 Wednesday,23,August,2023,13:53:08:39951
 Page 4
 VIN: WAUDGAFL0FA014811 License Plate: N1CK
 Address 15: Airbags (J234) Labels:| 8K0-959-655.clb
 PartNoSW:8K0959655Q HW:8K0959655Q
 Component: AirbagVW-AU10 H51 0812
 Serial number: 003NDD124HC2 Dataset Number: 8K0909602R 0001
 Coding: 303844354730383131304A55304C384B3053
 Shop #: WSC 56311 001 1048576
 ASAM Dataset: EV_AirbaECUVWAUDI010 003114
 ROD: EV_AirbaECUVWAUDI010_003_AU48.rod
 VCID: 4BC376A8534CD0A2AA9-801E
 Seat occupied recognition:
 Subsystem 1 - Part No SW: 8K0 959 339 C HW: 8K0 959 339 C
 Component: BF-Gewichtss. H02 0040
 Serial number: 5810000R140000GRPC
 Crash sensor for side airbag: driver side:
 Serial number: 6334MSME457A4027C
 Front Passenger's Side Airbag Crash Sensor:
 Serial number: 6344MSME45393349E
 Rear Side Airbag Crash Sensor (on driver's side):
 Serial number: 6352QSME7740485AM
 Passenger side rear thorax airbag crash sensor:
 Serial number: 6362QSME30452050/
 Crash sensor for front airbag: driver side:
 Serial number: 63732SME63410944U
 Crash sensor for front airbag: front passenger side:
 Serial number: 63832SME32462160O
 No fault code found.
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 Address 16: Steering wheel (J527) Labels:. 8K0-953-568.clb
 PartNoSW:8K0953568M HW:8K0953568M
 Component: Lenks.Modul H04 0005
 Revision: -------- Serial number: 90372NFC000HX
 Coding: 000016
 Shop #: WSC 06325 000 00000
 VCID: 44D15D947E921FDA6B3-8010
 Component: E221 - MFL H03 0004
No fault code found. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
  
 VIN: WAUDGAFL0FA014811
License Plate: N1CK
VCDS
 Address 17: Instruments (J285) Labels:. 8T0-920-xxx-17.clb
 Part No SW: 8K0 920 983 HW: 8K0 920 983
 Component: KOMBIINSTR. H35 0564
 Revision: 00100000 Serial number: ZAI7AN96F
 Coding: 8BB509008301D705020000
 Shop #: WSC 06325 000 00000
 VCID: 72BDCB4C14A6E16A09F-8026
 No fault code found.
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 Address 19: CAN Gateway (J533) Labels:. 8T0-907-468.clb
 PartNoSW:8R0907468P HW:8R0907468D
 Component: GW-BEM 5CAN-M H11 0060
 Revision: 1Z120030 Serial number: 3041Z146120578
 Coding: 80C303FF00
 Shop #: WSC 06325 000 00000
 VCID: 4CC175B456C2D79AA33-8018
 Subsystem 1 - Part No SW: 8T0 915 181 HW: 8T0 915 181
 Component: J367-BDMHella H03 8041
 Serial number: 3142063603
 No fault code found.
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 Address 22: AWD (J492) Labels: 8K0-907-163.clb
 PartNoSW:8K0907163B HW:8K0907163A
 Component: 4 Wheel Drive H15 0100
 Serial number: 000306140001035 Dataset Number: 8K0909104D 0025
 ASAM Dataset: EV_AllWheelDiffeQSPCAN 003019
 ROD: EV_AllWheelDiffeQSPCAN.rod
 VCID: 2F3B0238C7948C82A61-807A
 No fault code found.
Self-Diagnosis Log
 Wednesday,23,August,2023,13:53:08:39951
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 Address 36: Seat Mem. Drvr (J136) Labels:. 8T0-959-760.clb
 PartNoSW:8K0959760D HW:8K0959760D
 Component: MEM-FS H06 0077
 Revision: AA000000 Serial number: 00000105596604
 Coding: 00581B00000000000000
 Shop #: WSC 06325 000 00000
 VCID: 3B232668036C60221A9-806E
 No fault code found. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
 
 No fault code found.
VCDS
Self-Diagnosis Log
Wednesday,23,August,2023,13:53:08:39951
 VIN: WAUDGAFL0FA014811 License Plate: N1CK
 Address 3C: Lane Change (J769) Labels:| 5Q0-907-566.clb
 PartNoSW:8T0907566B HW:8T0907566B
 Component: SWA Master H05 0071
 Serial number: 0336289139 Dataset Number: 8K0909535J 0029
 Coding: 010211
 Shop #: WSC 06324 000 00000
 ASAM Dataset: EV_LaneChangAssis 001020
 ROD: EV_LaneChangAssis_AU21.rod
 VCID: 3FDB527817F47C02361-806A
 Lane change assistance control module 2:
No fault code found.
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  Subsystem 1 - Part No SW: 8T0 907 568 B HW: 8T0 907 568 B
 Component: SWA Slave H05 0071
 Serial number: 0337550543
 Coding: 010211
  -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
 Address 42: Door Elect, Driver (J386) Labels:. 8K0-959-793.clb
 PartNoSW:8T0959793P HW:8T0959793G
 Component: TSG FA H09 0305
 Revision: -------- Serial number: --------------
 Coding: 011C13204E00410001
 Shop #: WSC 06325 000 00000
 VCID: 56F597DC980E9D4A057-8002
  -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
 Address 44: Steering Assist (J500) Labels:| 8K0-909-144.clb
 PartNoSW:8K0909144J HW:8K0909144B
 Component: RCEPS H40 0509
 Revision: 00001000 Serial number: 0001646515 Dataset Number: 8K0909852K 0025
 Coding: 100000010001
 Shop #: WSC 06324 000 00000
 ASAM Dataset: EV_RCEPSAU48X 008016
 ROD: EV_RCEPSAU48X_008.rod
 VCID: 3829396432DA4B3AF7B-806C
 No fault code found. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
 
 VIN: WAUDGAFL0FA014811
License Plate: N1CK
 Serial number: 00000000000000849750
 Subsystem 2 - Part No: 1K0 951 605 C
 Component: LIN BACKUP HO H05 1501
 Subsystem 3 - Part No SW: 8K0 959 591 B HW: 8K0 959 591
 Component: J245 PS050 H08 0043
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 Address 47: Sound System (J525) Labels:. 8T0-035-223-BOM.clb
 PartNoSW:8T1035223A HW:8T1035223A
 Component: DSP Prem H05 0030
 Revision: 00005001 Serial number: 94813030966905
 VCID: 2D071830CD18FE9294D-8078
 No fault code found.
VCDS
Self-Diagnosis Log
 Wednesday,23,August,2023,13:53:08:39951
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  Address 46: Central Conv. (J393) Labels:. 8K0-907-064-46.clb
 Part No SW: 8K0 907 064 JM HW: 8K0 907 064 JM
 Component: BCM2 2.0 H14 0650
 Revision: 00002001 Serial number: 0338032396
 Coding: 0106023A00FA404580B0013200000000
 Shop #: WSC 06324 000 00000
 VCID: 04519D943E12DFDA2B3-8050
 Subsystem 1 - Part No SW: 8K0 959 719 B HW: 8K0 959 719
 Component: GTO BF H01 0080
No fault code found.
No fault code found.
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 Address 52: Door Elect, Pass. (J387) Labels:. 8K0-959-792.clb
 PartNoSW:8T0959792P HW:8T0959792G
 Component: TSG BF H09 0305
 Revision: -------- Serial number: --------------
 Coding: 011C13204E00410001
 Shop #: WSC 06342 000 00000
 VCID: 55F790D0850896520CD-8000
 No fault code found.
 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
 Address 53: Parking Brake (----) Labels: 8K0-907-801-V2.clb
 PartNoSW:8K0907801N HW:8K0907801J
 Component: EPB-4 H02 0005
 Revision: -------- Serial number: 20000000461176
 ASAM Dataset: EV_ParkiBrake 001028
 ROD: EV_ParkiBrake_AU48.rod
 VCID: 3A2D236C0CD6592A01F-806E
   -------------------------------------------------------------------------------

 Coding: 020007010000000001
 Shop #: WSC 06325 000 00000
 VCID: 2411FD149ED23FDA4B3-8070
 No fault code found.
Subsystem 1 - Part No: 8R0 060 884 CA
 Component: NAR 2014 1002
 Subsystem 2 - Part No SW: 8R0 919 604 A HW: 8R0 919 604 A
 Component: DU7 High H42 0104
 Serial number: A130FL0E3056313
 Subsystem 3 - Part No SW: 8T0 919 611 L HW: 8T0 919 611 C
 Component: E0380 Bedient H02 0030
 Serial number: 00000001896085
 Subsystem 4 - Part No: 8R0 060 961 G
 Component: CD-Database 5950
 No fault code found.
VCDS
Self-Diagnosis Log
Wednesday,23,August,2023,13:53:08:39951
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 VIN: WAUDGAFL0FA014811 License Plate: N1CK
 Address 56: Radio (R) Labels:. 4F0-035-0xx-56.clb
 Part No SW: 4G0 035 082 G HW: 4G0 035 082
 Component: Radio U SIRIU H60 0133
 Revision: AB001007 Serial number: 156F.0E8022872
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 Address 5F: Information Electr. (J794) Labels:. 4E0-035-6xx-5F.clb
 PartNoSW:8R1035746F HW:8R1035746D
 Component: H-BNT-NA H41 0812
 Revision: -------- Serial number: 204FT0EB009331
 Coding: 110200000206A1EF55028B5E00000403140000000000000000
 Shop #: WSC 06325 000 00000
 VCID: 3A2D236C0C56592A01F-806E
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 Address 62: Door, Rear Left (J388) Labels:. 8K0-959-795.clb
 PartNoSW:8T0959795Q HW:8T0959795H
 Component: TSG HL H07 0305
 Revision: -------- Serial number: --------------
 Coding: 010C13204000210001
 Shop #: WSC 06325 000 00000
 VCID: 59EF9CE0E910B232285-800C
 No fault code found. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
 
VCDS
Self-Diagnosis Log
 Wednesday,23,August,2023,13:53:08:39951
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 VIN: WAUDGAFL0FA014811 License Plate: N1CK
 Address 6C: Back-up Cam. Labels: 8T0-907-441.clb
 PartNoSW:8T0907441C HW:4L0907441B
 Component: J772__Rearview 0040
 Revision: --H09--- Serial number: 525PA8-J449148
 Coding: 1000006
 Shop #: WSC 06325 000 00000
 VCID: 382939643E5A4B3AF7B-806C
 No fault code found.
 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
 Address 72: Door, Rear Right (J389) Labels:. 8K0-959-794.clb
 PartNoSW:8T0959795Q HW:8T0959795H
 Component: TSG HR H07 0305
 Revision: -------- Serial number: --------------
 Coding: 010C13204000210001
 Shop #: WSC 06325 000 00000
 VCID: 59EF9CE0E910B232285-800C
 No fault code found.
No fault code found.
End----------(Elapsed Time: 02:59, VBatt start/end: 13.3V/14.2V)-----------
 
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I tried to upload the file vs copy paste, but couldn’t see an area here to add an attachment.

You can't add an attachment here, copy-paste is the correct way to do it.
It could have been a bit more legible though, if you had copied it from the Auto-Scan text file (typically C:\Ross-Tech\VCDS\Scans).
 
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You can't add an attachment here, copy-paste is the correct way to do it.
It could have been a bit more legible though, if you had copied it from the Auto-Scan text file (typically C:\Ross-Tech\VCDS\Scans).
I copied it from my .pdf file which I had on my phone.
 
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I copied it from my .pdf file which I had on my phone.
I really wish people would stop pretending their phones are an adequate substitute for a real computer. ;)

Somewhat surprisingly, I can't find a measuring value for Cam Phase Adaptation (or anything similar) in EV_ECM30TFS021_AU48.

@Eric has a B8.5 S4 with a similar ECU. Maybe he knows something I don't?

-Uwe-
 
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First to be clear, there is no "known rocker arm assy issue" on the B8 S4. The 2-pedal B9 peeps should stay in their lane ;)
For chain stretch, I actually looked at this semi-recently on mine:
Code:
ENG103031,Camshaft adjustment: inlet phase: bank 1,-1.875, °
ENG99898,Camshaft adjustment: inlet phase: bank 2,0.375, °
I don't know what the limit values are supposed to be, but I take comfort in the fact that mine has been at that value since 5429km and was -1.125/0.750 at 4400km. Currently 83000km.
 
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First to be clear, there is no "known rocker arm assy issue" on the B8 S4. The 2-pedal B9 peeps should stay in their lane ;)
For chain stretch, I actually looked at this semi-recently on mine:
Code:
ENG103031,Camshaft adjustment: inlet phase: bank 1,-1.875, °
ENG99898,Camshaft adjustment: inlet phase: bank 2,0.375, °
I don't know what the limit values are supposed to be, but I take comfort in the fact that mine has been at that value since 5429km and was -1.125/0.750 at 4400km. Currently 83000km.
Thanks for the notes. How do I seek the camshaft adjustment values when I use the VCDS ?
 
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You can either search for ENG103031 and ENG99898 in the search box of the advanced measuring values, or search for "phase" which will get you a list short enough to pick the two ENG needed.
 
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You can either search for ENG103031 and ENG99898 in the search box of the advanced measuring values, or search for "phase" which will get you a list short enough to pick the two ENG needed.
TIMMAYYY!
 
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@Eric
You stated below "I don't know what the limit values are supposed to be, but..." Where do you and/or your team (@Uwe I also welcome your input...) suggest to identify the Audi standards to which a comparative analysis can be made? Nice to know the values, but what to compare it to? There are significant potential costs involved should service be required and I'd like to have facts with which these considerations can be made.

Appreciate what you've posted pertaining to checking the Timing Chain Stretch via the VCDS software. I've run same on my 2013 Q5 TFSI 3.0T B8 and have values "Camshaft adjustment inlet phase" of (Bank 1 = -0.375 / Bank 2 = -1.500)

Thanks for ANY guidance/support you can offer!

BTW, Love the VCDS system from Ross-Tech, it's helped me in many ways and continues to do so. :thumbs:

First to be clear, there is no "known rocker arm assy issue" on the B8 S4. The 2-pedal B9 peeps should stay in their lane ;)
For chain stretch, I actually looked at this semi-recently on mine:
Code:
ENG103031,Camshaft adjustment: inlet phase: bank 1,-1.875, °
ENG99898,Camshaft adjustment: inlet phase: bank 2,0.375, °
I don't know what the limit values are supposed to be, but I take comfort in the fact that mine has been at that value since 5429km and was -1.125/0.750 at 4400km. Currently 83000km.
 
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@Autobahner,

I like to see those under 4° however the general rule back in the day was 8°. The thing is 8° to 10° was fault code threshold so the car already had MIL on for cam/crank correlation by the time the numbers were that large.

I took a look through the B8 repair manual docs we have from our last erWin Audi subscription (so this is generalizing all of the A4, A5 and Q5 engines) but they all appear to show 11:

• Permissible deviation < -11.01° CRK​
• Or​
• Permissible deviation > 11.01° CRK​

I don't agree with that at all, because having a MIL-free engine showing 10.5° is going to be short-lived and it may already have intermittent misfires, but 11 may be the official threshold for P0016 / P0017.



If you don't have any repair info for the Q5 a subscription to erWin (on a rainy day when you have time to download all of the repair documents, wiring diagrams, etc.) might not be a bad idea. We have those sites linked here:

 
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@Autobahner,

I like to see those under 4° however the general rule back in the day was 8°. The thing is 8° to 10° was fault code threshold so the car already had MIL on for cam/crank correlation by the time the numbers were that large.

I took a look through the B8 repair manual docs we have from our last erWin Audi subscription (so this is generalizing all of the A4, A5 and Q5 engines) but they all appear to show 11:

• Permissible deviation < -11.01° CRK​
• Or​
• Permissible deviation > 11.01° CRK​

I don't agree with that at all, because having a MIL-free engine showing 10.5° is going to be short-lived and it may already have intermittent misfires, but 11 may be the official threshold for P0016 / P0017.



If you don't have any repair info for the Q5 a subscription to erWin (on a rainy day when you have time to download all of the repair documents, wiring diagrams, etc.) might not be a bad idea. We have those sites linked here:

Thank you Dana,
Sounds like my values (Bank 1 = -0.375 / Bank 2 = -1.500) are well within specifications (your suggested "4" and NOT the "11" which sounds like chain skip territory - i'd never risk that!)
I'm having a start-up rattle for 1/2 second at most (which pushed me to investigate this matter). I have to replace sealant on upper timing chain covers (leaking) and sounds like convenient time to swap out upper timing chain tensioners and guides in same area. Seeking your advice...would you agree with this strategy? Like to avoid pulling engine for lower timing chain work if at all possible.
Many thanks!
 
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Somewhat surprisingly, I can't find a measuring value for Cam Phase Adaptation (or anything similar) in EV_ECM30TFS021_AU48.

@Eric has a B8.5 S4 with a similar ECU. Maybe he knows something I don't?

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Do you know why uploading attachments is not a feature allowed on this forum?
 
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Do you know why uploading attachments is not a feature allowed on this forum?
Yes, because we don't want to be responsible for hosting random stuff of uncertain provenance here.

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Ok thanks for the info. FYI I copy / pasted the data you requested from a .pdf of the auto scan and that was generated by my pc. I didn’t substitute the delivery of data you requested with any less quality did I?

Trying to make more sense of your comment about using a phone vs a real pc…the data uploaded was not altered because of an iPhone. What did you mean by that?
 
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FYI I copy / pasted the data you requested from a .pdf of the auto scan
Which means you sent it through a .PDF "print driver" or similar. In the future, please just copy & paste the plain text that VCDS produces natively.

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