Seat Ibiza Engine cut out when windscreen wipers work

2009 Seat Ibiza Problem

CarSeat Ibiza 1.4
OwnerSally seat
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When windscreen wipers engage (any speed Inc. tap), the engine loses all power momentarily. Engine warning light then comes on.

Only result fr garage diagnostic is crank shaft. It definitely is not that. Could be another electrical fault?
Problem Category
Engine, Cooling System & Drivetrain

Electrics, ECU, Warnings & Lights

Running Rough, Starting & Power Loss

Solution 1
whittingehame | Legend | Since: Oct 2009 | Posts: 444 | Fixes: 11565 | View Garage
Suggested Solution

Would suggest replacing crank sensor first and see if that cures the fault , got to be done anyway if showing faulty .Could check the wiring / plug to sensor first before replacing .

Posted on Thursday 11th of September 2014
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