PGti 6r Check Engine and Electric Power Control Problems

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PGti 6r Check Engine and Electric Power Control Problems

Post by Preggz » Wed Jul 11, 2018 1:53 pm

Hi Guys
I'm driving a 2013 6r Polo Gti STOCK
about a week ago I notice while driving at a constant speed and if I had the need to increase speed the car will act up like it has a miss.
like a sort of a jerk until I leave the accelerator. if I keep my foot down it will give me
Flashing Check Engine/Engine Malfunction or Electric Power Control... soon as speed drops its gone.

last night while driving the Check Engine/Engine Malfunction and Electric Power Control... came on and staying on.
a friend of mines checked using the Vag COM.
and the Faults it came out was a few on the emissions the ones I could remember was
Oxygen Sensor
Exhaust Gas Recirculation

could this be a CAT problem and can downpipe solve it. I would like to know if anyone experience this...
and what was or could be the cause

I do have a Aftermarket warranty in place...Hollard
will they cover it through a reputable RMI workshop


Please advise reputable RMI workshop in JHB North..

Thank You in Advance
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Re: PGti 6r Check Engine and Electric Power Control Problems

Post by Preggz » Fri Jul 13, 2018 8:51 am

Hi Guys
So I took my car to VW to check it out they did their Diagnostics
the errors or faults came up was...
Cyl 2, 3, 4 Misfire Detected
Hide Cylinder
Crankshaft Position-Camshaft Position

VW told me to book the car in so they can fault find
it could be timing chain...

what your guys take on it....

and can I go to a reputable RMI workshop )
(please advise reputable RMI workshop )
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Re: PGti 6r Check Engine and Electric Power Control Problems

Post by panic-mechanic » Fri Jul 13, 2018 9:35 am

Sounds like timing jumped yes. Maybe try vagspec centre ?. One of Dazza's highly recommended places.
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Re: PGti 6r Check Engine and Electric Power Control Problems

Post by Preggz » Mon Jul 16, 2018 9:22 am

panic-mechanic wrote:
Fri Jul 13, 2018 9:35 am
Sounds like timing jumped yes. Maybe try vagspec centre ?. One of Dazza's highly recommended places.
Thanks Panic

But if it was the Timing or a Hardware problem wouldn't the problem be continuous.
The problem started on Tuesday evening and stopped on Thursday midday and started Friday late After
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