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DMF & Clutch

Discussion in 'A4/A4 cabriolet/S4 forum(B6 chassis)' started by gavsman, Aug 15, 2013.

  1. gavsman

    gavsman Member

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    Hi Guys,
    Not posted in a while, anyway car is now on 142K ( Original Clutch & Flywheel) but it has started to slip, Got quoted Yesterday from local Garage to do the job would be £974 which includes Clutch kit, DMF,Oil & the Labour.

    Does this sound reasonable?

    Also do any of you guys in the surrey area have any Indie's that you would recommend?
     
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  3. adamss24

    adamss24 Well-Known Member

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    I can beat that quote ! Is yours a 5 speed or a 6 speed gearbox ? Drop me a pm if interested or call Chris on 07789912128
     
  4. pink.teg

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    Wow that's sky high price there dude!!!
     
  5. hades-

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    i wouldnt pay that
    im sure audi aint that pricey either
     
  6. SL11CKK

    SL11CKK Active Member

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    Cant remember how much I got the parts for however mines was LUK Clutch and Flywheel, and I got the labour done for £130 or £150 I think.

    This was done by my local indy.
     
  7. deano1978

    deano1978 different gear

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    My local indy quoted me £560 for the above. Im on 131k think its due soon but no slippage yet...
     
  8. Gaz!

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    Can I ask what difference it makes with a 5 or 6 Sp G/Box?

    Im thinking of switching to a 6 from a 5 when I change my clutch.
     
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    i did what your thinking of doing and its not as stright forward as you think
     
  10. Gaz!

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    Just like everything in life.

    How come its not so simple mate?
     
  11. gavsman

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    Audi's website shows £749 - but that is just for a clutch change.....add the DMF & i'm sure that price would go upto around £1500
     
  12. adamss24

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    There are a few different clutch kits fitted to the a4 of that vintage...different prices as well. You also need to replace like for like however you can replace sachs with Luk if all components are replaced at the same time. Also some early 5 speed gearboxes were 01E but in different casings and they use a alloy spacer between the box and engine- also later 01E were also 6 speed ? All add to confusion...
    Audi will rape you dry for a clutch change, most independents will charge £250 + VAT for a clutch and DMF change...
     

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