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Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by dantheman1986, Mar 16, 2007.

  1. dantheman1986
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    anybody know the part number for one of these for a 2000 x reg 1.8tqs a3? ripped mine off down a back road!! nt impressed! anyway cheers. oh yere and if anybody knows the best place to get one could they let me know thanks.
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    A3_Turbo Swaying towards IHI....

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    Are you talking about the engine sump cover?

    Jason
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    well it covers the whole of the underneath of the engine really not just the sump
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    Dave_Bayern Slipping at 3.5Krpm

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    You can get metal ones now which are much better as they act like a sump guard. They are $250 so its worth seeing how much the plastic audi one is and comparing.
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    The engine valance?
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    Why bother, it offers no protection anyway and no doubt audi will ask about £80 for a bit of plastic -

    I've not had one for over a year now lol
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    Its about £24 from audi , but that is only the small one , the S3 i believe has one that covers virtually all the bottom of the engine , that was a crazy:wtf: price when i enquired.Not all dealer parts are expensive you know, never be affraid to ask them :scared2: , sometimes you will be surprised :thumbsup:
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    It actually does offer protection from excess road water up into the engine bay and it helps direct air through the radiator rather than up past the sump.

    There ya go!
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