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few problem with my a4 estate

Discussion in 'A4/S4 forum(B5 Chassis)' started by zeeeebo, Jul 7, 2010.

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    ok just picked up my new a4 estate and noticed

    - when breaking at 70+ the whole car swerves violently, it is fine at low speeds and only swerves once until your start heavily breaking

    - when changing gears as soon as you put the clutch in the revs dont drop straight away and sometimes revs up slightly. very annoying when changing gear

    - when i used the air con after the car is switched out you can hear a hissing for about a min then it stops.

    any help will be much apreciated:)

    nathan
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    Aircon thing is pretty normal.

    Sounds like you've got a sticking brake caliper, causing the swerving.

    Not sure on the revs thing, perhaps a sticking throttle cable?
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    could it be the throttle valve do you wrekon ?
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    what engine?
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    1.8se 1998
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