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Clicking noise in reverse on my 03 s3

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by dave5551, Oct 4, 2013.

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    [Oct 4, 2013]
    Can someone see tell me if they have ever had this and know what it is as the cv joints are fine was told it may of been them
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    Doesn't just make it when under power in reverse actually does it when rolling backwards too
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    Found today it very faintly makes it when going forward aswell
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    [Oct 5, 2013]
    is it from the rear of the car? possible the haldex?
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    [Oct 5, 2013]
    when was the haldex last done? does the noise get faster, the faster you drive??
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    Yeah it does mate. And does it outta gear aswell just rolling
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    Sounds like from under the front seat area
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    [Oct 6, 2013]
    If you have acces to a ramp or any way to the car off the ground so you can put it into first and let drive, whilst someone checks under it to find the source of the noise. You will narrow it down a lot esier that way mate
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