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Advice needed: 2007 Audi A3 S line 140 tdi

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by AshGA3, Apr 4, 2010.

  1. AshGA3

    AshGA3 New Member

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    ello all!
    I have put a deposit on an Audi A3 S line tdi 140 could you tell me a little info about them please?

    After searching the net i didnt realise there was a couple of different engines, is this the PD engine if so what are they like this car has 30,000 miles on the clock one owner from new would i have been better to get the later cr engine??
    Also what are they like after remapping?

    thank you!

    Ashlee
     
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    LOL ! Most people do their research BEFORE they buy the car!:lmfao:

    Yes it should be a PD engine. What year is it?

    The CR engine is a bit more refined. Quieter and smoother apparently. However, I have the PD engine and I love it. Most people on here have it also!

    And with a little remap, It will FLY!!!!!!!!!
     
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    Really Really worth remapping mate!! You will love it!
     
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    Turboback Milltek, Green Panel and map, you'll see 185bhp and 300ft-lb, it'll FLY!
     
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    that is why i NEED to get this done myself!
     
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    Thanks alot guys yes really should have looked before lol!

    Its a 2007 07 140, what are they like after the remapp i heard they eat turbos!
    What actually is the difference between the 140 pd and 170pd then just a mapp??

    I really want the chrome tailpipes like on the 170 are they availble from audi ?
     
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    You can get genuine trims to put over your existing pipes(need to remove outer pipe first though)

    Stafford audi on ebay list them from time to time. Cheap as chips, around £20ish quid. Be quick when they come up though, as a few people are looking for them now :)
     
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    Well if you buy a milltek you get a lovely back box like this :wub::wub: :

    [​IMG]
     
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    Unless you have got a SB :crying:

    But there are other options!
     
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    Yeh, custom Scott, like I did!
     
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    Yup, it's going to happen, just a case of when!
     
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    Well done Scottie, you've made a nice job of yours, I like it.
     
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    :happy:

    Cheers N8!

    Still lot's to do though ........Next project already underway!
     
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    Whats the next project?
     
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    Dumbo ears!
     
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    Oh, thought u meant another car!
     
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    LOL! we aint all loaded like you rockafella! :friends:
     
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    Main difference is the PD170 has a different ECU,injectors and turbo. In my opinion the PD140 is a better engine.
     
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    why do you think its a better engine
     
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    Doesn't the 170 have the DPF?
     
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    devonmikeyboy As far from JBS as possible !

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    Much better mpg ( which is the whole point of having a diesel really ),less bloody censors to throw the car into limp mod and it doesn`t have a dreaded DPF fitted to it.
     
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    I wish, this car has made me and the dog sleep rough:

    [​IMG]

    Couldn't agree more!
     
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    You're still richer than me, I had to eat my dog....:)
     
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    devonmikeyboy As far from JBS as possible !

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    N8 I thought your misses was a red head ?:whistle2:
     
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    must admit, mpg is poor, and the dpf can be a twat
     
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    Mine was the other way round

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    :lmfao:

    Dog 1 - 0 N8!!
     
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    They call me

    N8 DOG

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