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Audi A3 TDI - how low is the sump?

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by DJ_Troopa, May 21, 2012.

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    [May 21, 2012]
    Hi everyone

    Odd question, but how low does the sump hang on a 54 plate TDI? I know on my previous 8L S3 the sump was quite low which meant i cracked it once being so low!

    I'd like to get started and lower the car soon but somebody told me the sump hangs really low and lower than my previous 8L S3? Is this true? I'll be getting 19's on there just after i get the suspension fitted.

    Thanks all

    AJ :)
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    BUMP for the morning. Some of my tractor brothers must know this! :laugh:
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    You won't have any problems lad.
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    N8 - if you say that then i believe you :) Gonna order coilys soon and get it down!
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    don't forget to make a thread when you've done this. I'm planning on dropping mine on a set of 19's however im scared i'll not get it low enough on coilovers and will have to opt for either 18's or air :ninja: - hopefully yours will give a good indication!!
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    You'll be fine lad, no probs at all.
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