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    Interior Lighting pack retrofit

    Several posts on here for it. I've nearly finished retrofitting it:-

    Footwell lights:-



    http://forums.fourtitude.com/zeropos...how&id=2536694

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    My DIY Guide for Retro Fitting Foot well lights



    Puddle and warning lights:-






    My DIY guide for Retro fitting Puddle Lights


    Ambient lighting:-





    fitting ambient lighting

    Door handle lights:-



    Illuminated Door Handles

    RobinA3 sells the looms and they are good quality, I bought some!


    Photos supplied by:- Leon AKA Staz, Stazmataz or Stazalicious.
    Last edited by pns2007; 5th June 2009 at 19:23.

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    Upgrade DRL/Side lights with PIAA items (Inc Pics/Codes)

    Jun 09 update.

    With pictures and Audi/PIAA codes.

    Whole thread: http://audi-sport.net/vb/showthread.php?t=73389

    Pics/Codes only: http://audi-sport.net/vb/showpost.ph...9&postcount=34

    Credit: Warren and RedButcher.
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    A3 recommended tyre pressures:

    Post your recommended tyre pressures here

    Feel free to add yours to the list.
    Last edited by Staz; 13th July 2009 at 20:01.
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    Last edited by Staz; 17th February 2010 at 21:44.
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    What is your car worth?

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    HPI check flaws. A recent thread:

    Car Buyers beware-flaw in HPI mileage checks
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    Fans continue once the engine is switched off:

    http://audi-sport.net/vb/showthread.php?t=59532
    8P2 S3

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    Cant pick a remap? APR/GIAC/REVO/CC

    Having trouble picking a remap company for your S3 or A3 Check the below thread.

    http://www.audi-sport.net/vb/showthread.php?t=76441
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    Warren Cox: My encounter with the Stealth Beast

    Really good read, great write up and description. Very interesting, if you already read about S3 Big Andy build thread, 100% need to read this.

    My encounter with the Stealth Beast
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    8P2 S3

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    8P2 S3

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    Which of the three A3 8P models is which?

    8P1, 8P2 or 8P3?
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    A4 2.4 V6 2000.

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    Phone prep and bluetooth:

    blue tooth i think?

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    How to remove your door cards:

    How To: Door Card Removal
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    Information on 2.0 TDI cylinder head cracking problem:

    [2.0 TDI] How to know if your cylinder head will Crack (if it hasnt yet)?
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    How to take split grill off early A3 8P1

    The guide will show and explain how to take the grill's off your early A3 8P1 (2003-2005). And show how to de-chrome the grills.
    Thanks to Wai-Fan for the guide
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    Dechroming Split Grill
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    Things you didn't know your A3 did:

    Things You Didn't Know Your A3 Did!
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    TobyCruise's LEDs thread:

    The A3/S3 LED Bulb "how to" Guide!
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    8P2 S3

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    S3 engine cover with CAI fitted:

    OEM Engine Cover mod when CAI fitted

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    How to find out what extras came on your car:

    http://www.audi-sport.net/vb/showthread.php?86681
    Last edited by Staz; 14th January 2010 at 12:49.
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    Converting symphony II antenna system use with RNSe


    http://www.audi-sport.net/vb/showthr...-use-with-RNSe


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    2.0TFSi erratic idling: Audi Technical Service Bulletin

    http://www.audi-sport.net/vb/showthread.php?91012
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    Audi S3 Panther Black [2011] Build Thread
    Mods: Revo Stg2, Blueflame TBE, Eibach Pro springs, R8 oil cap

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    Planned Mods: Revo Stg1+ with DSG map, Revo CAI, custom exhaust, H&R Trax spacers, EM Tuning LED interior lights, R8 oil cap, Porsche coolant & brake fluid cap

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    Audi S3 8P2 Technical Data Sheet

    http://www.audi-sport.net/vb/showthread.php?91329
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    Audi S3 Panther Black [2011] Build Thread
    Mods: Revo Stg2, Blueflame TBE, Eibach Pro springs, R8 oil cap

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    A3 DIS Menus:

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    Last edited by Staz; 24th March 2010 at 21:43.
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    Fuel Cap - What to do with yours.

    http://www.audi-sport.net/vb/showthr...-do-with-yours

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    Ferodo DS2500 - S3 8P

    The S3 is not listed in DS2500 catalogue, so the question is asked often. According to this thread, the DS2500 pads suitable for the S3 are FCP1765H. Thanks MACCAA

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    MY09 & MY11 Rear Lights 3door & Sportsback

    Saw this thread over in Stoke Audi. Thought best to post in here as we normally see a few thread regarding where and how much these parts are.



    A3 2009 onwards rear light units
    Hi

    due to everybody posting seperate threads and pm's for the same thing here are the current prices
    for A3 2009 onwards rear light units, for 3dr and sportback, prices are valid upto the vat increase and are same for upto 2010 and 2010 smoked version.

    3 dr A3 rrear light units 168.00 for the set + 7.50 shipping
    Sportback rear light units 223.00 for the set + 10.00 shipping


    hope this helps everybody out


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    http://www.audi-sport.net/vb/stoke-audi/106222-a3-2009-onwards-rear-light-units.html]
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    S3 misfire on 2008/9 cars with wrongly fitted valve springs (UPDATE). Not the full original TSB, but provides some context from an in internal VAG perspective:

    PDF FILE: LINK

    Issue as per TSB 2019062/1
    Audi S3 Panther Black [2011] Build Thread
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    MY09 & MY11 Rear Lights Thread & The Spoiler Thread

    If you want the part number or cant decide which rear light would be best on your car check the thread out
    MY09 & MY11 3Door Rear Lights - Part Number - Photos


    Cant decide which spoiler to get or what spoiler you can get see the below thread
    MY09 & MY11 3Door Rear Lights - Part Number - Photos
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    Uploading MP3 files to SD card with a Macbook to be readable by RNS-E

    Not another SD card thread! Please help upload via macbook..

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    s3 sportback skirts thread with pics and details :
    S3 Sportback Skirts

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    Prices on S3 discs and pads

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    S-line conversion - parts, part numbers and price guide.

    My SPORT to S-LINE Conversion (Part No's, Prices & Tips included)...

 

 
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