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02 225 slight ticking from engine on idle

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by downhilldave77, Dec 26, 2012.

  1. downhilldave77

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    hi all is it normal to have a slight ticking noise from the engine bay on idle i can hear it from inside the car but it seems to disapear when you rev the car and i cant seem to hear it when listening to the engine with the bonnett open cheers
     
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  3. Broken Byzan

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    Sounds like you can hear the n80 valve, it usually ticks on idle. Its located on the drivers side inner wing , its a round thing with pipes going into it bt the PS resevoir
     
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    Charcoal canister? It's normal. Or atleast, mine does it too.
     
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  6. downhilldave77

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    thanks for the replies guys its going over to badger 5 s next week to have the oil pick up pipe replaced ,new tip and haldex oil and filter do you think i should get the oil pump replaced while its there while the sump is off its done 140000
     

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