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cam cover gasket and breather pipe question

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by jay1601, Jan 20, 2012.

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    does anyone have the part number for the AGU cam cover gasket and the price.

    and this morning i noticed that the vac was down to -18 rather then -20 took the engien cover off to find this
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    its split pretty much half way round

    my question is should i replace it with a silicone one from ebay or replace it with a audi one again

    thanks Jay
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    Part number is usually on the part...

    That one looks to be the same as Ibiza's etc with the metal pipe rather than the crappy plastic one... I'd look on mine (as I swapped mine out for the Ibiza setup) but its at home :(

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    mines a rubber pipe not plastic mate.

    could i still swap it over for the metal one ?
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    The hose thats split is rubber but the pipe its connected too is metal... later cars came with plastic ones...

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