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Discussion in 'A4/S4 forum(B5 Chassis)' started by ScottD3, Jan 6, 2012.

  1. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics
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    Thought I'd show some forum comradery (I think thats right).

    Over the next couple of weeks I'm going to drive around some local scrap yards with the hope of finding a good one where they let you walk around and take the parts out of the cars you want. Like back in the day.

    I'm willing to take shopping lists of parts from people and if I find what they want on the list, pick it up and ship up to them.

    What you after?
    What you want me to find? :)
     
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  3. wazz

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    Aircon pump for an 2005 A4 2.0tdi.

    I also need the motor for the demister flaps behind.

    Appreciate it if you can find them mate, thanks
     
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    Passat power steering cover thingy???( like you have)
     
  5. Foxmeister

    Foxmeister Fired Up!

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    Can you see if you can get me a wing mirror mate, mrs scraped mine the other day

    Same as this....

    [​IMG]

    :jester::icon_thumright:
     
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    Damn!!!!
     
  7. Mackers

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    can you see about a boot trim for an "X"Reg avant the plastic cover that hides the wiper motor and wiring pls.
    and also a ABS cover off a passat tooooooo :D :D
    Wayne
     
  8. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics
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    3 pissrat covers?

    I got the rear boot trim. What colour?

    I also got a mirror if you really need one gold fish.

    I hope to pop down to a couple in cornwall on friday, I think I'm on half a day.
     
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    What a good bloke!

    I'm after a 2.5TDi top coolant hose if you see one, and a dash for her 1999 2.5TDi.

    Thanks
     
  10. mixmaster

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    ...Passat Aero Wipers...anything in original Merlin Purple (paint code LZ3W)

    Thanks :)
     
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    An S3 8P or TT-S or Leon Cupra Mk2 engine cover (don't need MAF or intake pipe). If you find one I can do immediate PayPal funds transfer!
     
  12. Foxmeister

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    Just pulling your pi$$er mate, cheers anyhoo!:thumbsup:
     
  13. Mackers

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    it's a dark grey, kinda charcoal. Thanks much appriceated in advance
    wayne :D :D..... love this forum :) :)
     
  14. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics
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    Complete list?

    Wazz:=-
    Car:=- 2005 A4 2.0TDI
    AC Pump.
    Demister Flaps.


    Der_Techniker, Byan:=-
    Pissrat Engine cover.


    Mackers:=-
    Avant Boot Trim.


    PaulF:=-
    Car:=- 2.5TDI
    Top Coolant Hose.


    Mixmaster:=-
    Pissrat Aero Wipers
    Any thing in Merlin Purple (paint code LZ3W)


    Warren_Cox:=-
    S3 8P or TT-S or Leon Cupra Mk2 engine cover

    I'll get what I can when I'm there and sort it out later.
     
  15. Westy

    Westy Double Dark Side! Diesel & 8P

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    ASN love :friends:

    Scotty I need a 1.8T rocker cover for push down coil packs please. Dont pay any more then £25
     
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  16. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics
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    I'll see what I can do mate.
     
  17. wazz

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    Just to confirm mate

    Wazz:=-
    Car:=- 2005 A4 2.0TDI
    AC Pump.
    Motor (for the demister flaps)
     
  18. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics
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    Last bump before I head off at 12:00.
     
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    Happy hunting & thanks (it's 2.7 degrees outside my house this morning :wacko:, rather you than me mate!).
     
  20. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics
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    0.0 when I got in the car this morning.

    I'll be fine.
    I've been out removing snow from cars before I get the bits I want. :)
     
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    Coolant/ screen wash cover from an S3 Wouldn't go a miss :cheers:
     
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  23. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics
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    Whats the difference?
     
  24. Westy

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    A3s dont come with them at all ;)
     
  25. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics
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    2 down, 3 to go.
     
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    Westy Double Dark Side! Diesel & 8P

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    Talk to me big boy!
     
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    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics
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    Bugger all lads. :(

    5 breakers...Sorry, more like scrap metal merchants.

    3 audis.
    1 Audi 100. No idea of condition, Just left it.
    1 A3 on a W plate, 5 door, silver, poverty spec, no engine.
    1 Audi A4 B5 Avant quattro, trashed. bumpers ok, doors looked ok, seats dead, clock looked ok but no power so could not see DIS screen, 3 spoke wheel, blown gear box but engine good.

    chatting to the lad at the place with the B5, they was a breakers, then went in to scrap metal cause it was more profitable but now they are going back in to breaking so building there stock up.
    Give them a month or two and I might pop back up there and see what they got. They currently have alot of new minis on their way. so i'm going to have hunt round them later.

    Sorry it was a complete let down lads.
    If you find any breakers near me or parts, let me know, I don't mind collecting and shipping up to you or storing in bristol at my old mans house till you're passing.
     
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    No problem at all mate; knew mine would be a long shot!

    Too much money in BT copper cables, church roof lead flashing and bronze war memorial statues to be dealing in cars these days!!!!

    Thanks a lot for your efforts on a cold day like this.
     
  29. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics
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    Its cool.
    I'll do a list of devon based ones and do another trip around them.

    I missed the scrap yard smell. lol

    Thats what one of them said, they made more in metal than they could make from a car. Dont blame them really.
     
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    Should of had the 3 spoke wheel!

    I should have said see if you could find(which you did) a 100/early a6 that had the hub and stub axel assembly as i`d like 2 hubs to convert the crappy rear discs of the FWD to use hubs instead of the bearings inside the discs
     
  31. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics
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    Want me to go back?
    The 3 spoke is no good to me. I all ready got it.
    Its the one with big dimples not little dimples round the side.
     
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    Nah its fine, im in no rush really. Got too many other things to pay for. But give it some time and i`ll ask again lol.
     
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    Which ones did you try Scott?

    Pat
     
  34. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics
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    Nps mate.
    Just let me know and i'll pop down.

    this lot and one near notter bridge

    Torpoint PL11 2PD, UK to Rundle's Metals - Google Maps
     
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    Thanks for trying
     
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    HI warren,
    have an 1998 A4 1.9 tdi which has problems with central locking pump , have looked on e-bay and found off an one about 30 quid off an 1.8 petrol not sure if it would fit also need a drivers door control switch as this is an R reg car if you come acroos any on your travels please drp me a line on 07766372172 many thanks p
     
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  38. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics
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    That would be cool.
    I finish at 12 most fridays.
    apart from this one. I finish at 3:30.
    One after that if you're up for it?
     
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    Sounds like a plan!!

    Pat
     
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    Problem is a lot of the 'decent' cars get snapped up by the specialist breakers. We got a really good jap/Nissan breaker near us but finding Audi parts is fairly difficult.
     
  41. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics
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    Its a right pain I know.
    I know of one Audi specialist breakers in bristol.

    But its all ways worth a look at the little ones or back street ones.
    You never know what you might find.
     
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    thanks for looking, was appriceated, let me know when ya go again
     

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