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First Post, but a bit of help..

stevethejambo Apr 22, 2004

  1. stevethejambo

    stevethejambo Member

    Hi folks,

    This is me posting for the first time, hope Im not breaking any rules or anything!

    Anyway, getting on the Audi ladder next week, getting a new A3, but its only a 1.9TDI, but with the sports trim.

    Ive been hearing a few stories about breakdowns etc in the new style A3, and just wondered if anyone else has had similar experience?

    Also, is there anything that can be done to squeeze a little more power out of this engine?

    Sorry, Im not the most technically gifted when it comes to cars. Cheers
  2. Bazza

    Bazza Member

    Loads can be done to squeeze a bit more out of that engine - a full remap should see a sound 140bhp amd a sizeable increase in torque!!
  3. Gambba

    Gambba Active Member

    Welcome to the boards /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/beerchug.gif

    As Barry says loads more umph can be gotten from the 1.9 TDI powerplant.

    On the issues front I think the only one I've heard about was with wiper motor problems on the new A3, so maybe you can try a search on here for the posts.

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