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    Baaaaaaaaaa humbug

    Two bloody weeks before Christmas and the clutch on the car gives way no notice!

    Anyone replace the clutch on a B5 A4 1.8T/Sport?

    wot price am i looking at ??? roughly ??????

    lucky white heather!
    I bought a convertable in the wettest country in the world who says Scotsmen dont have a sense of humour !

    "Lets fire up the Quattro" DCI Gene hunt,,,,,,,ashes to ashes

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    from audi? you're looking at the fat end of a grand. I understand they fit a new flywheel when changing the clutch.
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    DIY it!
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    Nope its in to local garage (very good name) plus a friend knows the owner so fingers crossed i might get a small discount!
    I bought a convertable in the wettest country in the world who says Scotsmen dont have a sense of humour !

    "Lets fire up the Quattro" DCI Gene hunt,,,,,,,ashes to ashes

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    Clutch for my S3 was around 155 quid, new release bearing is around 40 quid, and I reckon labour should be under £200. Or if you have mates rates, then it should be nearer £100, if they are proper friends, they should do it for free, and you buy them a pub lunch haha.



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    Ok got a call from garage needs clutch , some thing else(cant remeber) and it needs a new fly wheel(its a dual something????) basicly it cant be skimmed , so the total comes in at 700! (inc VAT)
    Only thing the guys says is hes only charging me 4.5 hours labour cause , al the other things have been noticed when its split down so its work he would have to do any way ! just a right scunner this close to xmas !
    I bought a convertable in the wettest country in the world who says Scotsmen dont have a sense of humour !

    "Lets fire up the Quattro" DCI Gene hunt,,,,,,,ashes to ashes

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    Want me to make it worse?

    You could have no job, no money and a clutch to be replaced, as it stands just now you have a job..But still no money and no car..Feck! Don't think I could even scounge up 7p to donate to the bill at the mo..

    Never mind it will get better

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    Dual mass flywheel.



    99' Audi S3(APY) - Brilliant Black Click>>>Going Sideways vid!
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    I can't find any lucky white heather but found this....


    2013 AUDI A3 SB S-LINE : 2.0 TDIQ 184 : GLACIER WHITE :
    : S-TRONIC : COMFORT PACK : SD SAT NAV : FOLDING MIRRORS : HEATED SEATS: RIGID BOOT LINER :

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    You are so SAD! Thats just.......well, its just ....

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    Good news finaly got car back , £700 lighter but its running sweet now!
    I bought a convertable in the wettest country in the world who says Scotsmen dont have a sense of humour !

    "Lets fire up the Quattro" DCI Gene hunt,,,,,,,ashes to ashes

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    Well hope you told the family and friends they are not getting xmas presents this year .......car come first !!!

    Glad to here you are on the road
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