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Old 14-03-20, 09:40 PM   #1
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I have a sneaky feeling my hall sender maybe on its way out, I've had intermittent stalling and non-starting, over a period of many years, gradually getting worse... Tried most other things apart from the coil itself - which I may try.

From reading the symptoms online it would figure.

Has anyone had any experience with replacing the sender as opposed to the whole distributor?

Also, the part numbers are a minefield, anyone know a definite distributor part number for a 1985 Audi 80, 1781cc DS motor?

Many thanks,


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Old 15-03-20, 11:22 AM   #2
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Hi Sie

I had same symptoms as you and came across this website. Have a look here, I知 sure you値l find what you need. Come with a decent warranty too. I copied and pasted their own part number into eBay and found they have an eBay shop which seems a bit cheaper

https://www.ignitioncarparts.co.uk/PartLists.aspx?
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Old 15-03-20, 06:20 PM   #3
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I've got a hall sender to fit to the distributor for my KV 90.

You need circlip pliers which is why I've been putting it off as I don't have the correct ones.

Looks like 034 998 065 is the right one providing you have 026 905 206 F distributor

I got mine from Amazon of all places. It was around 」40 or so
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Old 17-03-20, 11:52 PM   #4
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Hi Sie

I had same symptoms as you and came across this website. Have a look here, I知 sure you値l find what you need. Come with a decent warranty too. I copied and pasted their own part number into eBay and found they have an eBay shop which seems a bit cheaper

https://www.ignitioncarparts.co.uk/PartLists.aspx?
Ah I did come across that site, great to have your recommendation, and confirmation that I maybe on the right track to solving the problem - very helpful, many thanks
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Old 17-03-20, 11:55 PM   #5
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I've got a hall sender to fit to the distributor for my KV 90.

You need circlip pliers which is why I've been putting it off as I don't have the correct ones.

Looks like 034 998 065 is the right one providing you have 026 905 206 F distributor

I got mine from Amazon of all places. It was around 」40 or so
Again, thank you! With that in mind, I may ensure a replacement complete distributor is available, then try my hand at just replacing the sender - sounds daft but I would like to try and retain as much of the original car as possible... after 35 years I知 not sure how much of my actual 羨udi remains!
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Old 18-03-20, 10:43 AM   #6
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Trigger's broom!
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