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50/50 haldex mod

beachbuggy Jun 26, 2013

  1. Gops

    Gops Badger 5 Edition VCDS Map User Gold Supporter Audi S3

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    Woop I cant wait!! This will be fun!!
     
  2. micky2 not 1

    micky2 not 1 Member

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    ivw found a controller in my garage...was off a bora 4mo i had years ago. do you stil need one?
     
  3. Andrew@A.L.D

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    Can you take a picture of it please as i need to borrow a early type one
     
  4. audiholic ste

    audiholic ste Member

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    Got home eventually on Friday and had my brother waiting for me at my house . He was there to tell me some bad news that our father has taken ill and there is not much time left . So my father has my unadulterated attention . So the testing my job and anything else has to go on the back burner . I'm sorry guys but as we all have fathers u know how important family is . With this been so unexpected I'm telling everyone I love that I love them . I hope all goes well and I'll b back when I've pulled my headout of my **** .
     
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  5. jojo

    jojo Looking for Boost! Staff Member Moderator Team Daytona Audi S3 quattro Audi A6 Audi Avant Owner Group

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    Sorry to here this, and No need to apologise Steve! You have to do what's right! Take it easy buddy.
     
  6. Andrew@A.L.D

    Andrew@A.L.D May add NOS to 600+bhp S3.

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    All cool Ste

    Still looking for a threaded insert if anyone has one i can borrow?
     
  7. Scullies

    Scullies Well-Known Member

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    I have one thats in pieces, are you after just the threaded bolt part or the whole controller?
    If you dont have much luck finding one on your side of the world, I can post it to you.
     
  8. Andrew@A.L.D

    Andrew@A.L.D May add NOS to 600+bhp S3.

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  9. Scullies

    Scullies Well-Known Member

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    that I can do, but I will need it back when you done :)
    send me your postal address and I will send it over when I have some time to go past the post office.
     
  10. Andrew@A.L.D

    Andrew@A.L.D May add NOS to 600+bhp S3.

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    Is there anyone that wants to test the insert then?
     
  11. chaz20vt

    chaz20vt Member

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    Come ocn people this could be a really good mod just needs some testing :)
     
  12. StaceyS3

    StaceyS3 Well-Known Member

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    I'll test your adjustable one but won't be able to give feedback for a while ;)
     
  13. Chlippo

    Chlippo Member

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    If i was local i would happily test it. Sadly im across the ocean
     
  14. Andrew@A.L.D

    Andrew@A.L.D May add NOS to 600+bhp S3.

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    thats not a problem
     
  15. Dani_B19

    Dani_B19 Audi-sports own special child.

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    If I wasn't skint I'd and had some spare time test it :(.
     
  16. Andrew@A.L.D

    Andrew@A.L.D May add NOS to 600+bhp S3.

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    I'm not asking anyone to pay for this insert. I just want someone to test it and say what they think
     
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  17. Pedrosousa

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    I'll test it but I'm in Portugal, testing it or not I'll buy one... My car it's a pre facelift version
     
  18. g60leigh

    g60leigh Well-Known Member

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    How difficult is it to fit? Could I do it on jacks?
     
  19. slowcoach3

    slowcoach3 Active Member

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    I have a non esp old style haldex and I'm happy to test if its any use.....
     
  20. Andrew@A.L.D

    Andrew@A.L.D May add NOS to 600+bhp S3.

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    you need to take the haldex controller off to fit it.

    it can be done under axle stands yes
     
  21. Gops

    Gops Badger 5 Edition VCDS Map User Gold Supporter Audi S3

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    Have you finished the one I'm testing yet Andrew?
     
  22. Andrew@A.L.D

    Andrew@A.L.D May add NOS to 600+bhp S3.

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    No not yet

    Im just getting some cylinder head done and out of the way first
     
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  23. g60leigh

    g60leigh Well-Known Member

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    How you gettin on with this Andrew? Happy to use my car as test bed if it helps.
     
  24. Andrew@A.L.D

    Andrew@A.L.D May add NOS to 600+bhp S3.

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    Still on with the above
     
  25. Andrew@A.L.D

    Andrew@A.L.D May add NOS to 600+bhp S3.

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    Managed to get one of the adjustable parts made today

    [​IMG]

    also I will have both types of 50/50 inserts done soon
     
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  26. chaz20vt

    chaz20vt Member

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    Can't wait for this to be tested i want one :)
     
  27. Westy

    Westy Well-Known Member

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    Looks great Andrew. Seems a shame its out of sight.
     
  28. Gops

    Gops Badger 5 Edition VCDS Map User Gold Supporter Audi S3

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    Yeah looks great! Will be good to test on my new haldex :D
     
  29. chaz20vt

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    When you testing this gops
     
  30. Andrew@A.L.D

    Andrew@A.L.D May add NOS to 600+bhp S3.

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    I just have to wait for the gaskets and longer bolts

    The part above is made out of 316 stainless steel so it won't rust under the car

    As soon as the bolts and gaskets have come they will be sent out to Gops
     
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  31. everard90

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    keep us all posted on results
     
  32. Andrew@A.L.D

    Andrew@A.L.D May add NOS to 600+bhp S3.

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  33. Andrew@A.L.D

    Andrew@A.L.D May add NOS to 600+bhp S3.

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    Will be looking into getting this product design patented if all goes well
     
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  34. rhys1210

    rhys1210 Active Member Team Meteor Team V8 VCDS Map User Audi S5 quattro

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    One quick question regarding this. The standard controller and the upgrades have an over ride protection function to allow it to go back to front wheel drive only, if the oil temp get too high. Andrew, With this insert I gather this will protection will no longer work?
     
  35. Andrew@A.L.D

    Andrew@A.L.D May add NOS to 600+bhp S3.

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    I thought about oil temps :salute:

    Increase oil capacity with this

    [​IMG]
     
  36. Pedrosousa

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    It's also possible to put a switch to cut the power to the haldex
     
  37. Andrew@A.L.D

    Andrew@A.L.D May add NOS to 600+bhp S3.

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    But that would make it a 2 wheel drive then
     
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  38. Gops

    Gops Badger 5 Edition VCDS Map User Gold Supporter Audi S3

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    Can't wait! I have a new haldex unit going on soon so that'll be put on before I put the haldex in, making better pictures!
     
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  39. Pedrosousa

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    It's good for parking and driving arround the city.

    But lets wait for the test results
     
  40. Andrew@A.L.D

    Andrew@A.L.D May add NOS to 600+bhp S3.

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    I think you have missed something? you above modification is adjustable
     

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