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Hello from Bonnie Scotland

Discussion in 'The Welcome Section' started by Neale_hardie, Oct 11, 2013.

  1. Neale_hardie

    Neale_hardie New Member

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    I've recently just joined up after starting the hunt for an a3 2.0L TDi 170. I'm fairly new to the diesel scene, I've got the chance of an a3 2.0L tdi s line Quattro 170 apart from the dreaded DPF is there anything else I should keep my eyes peeled for my other concern is the 103,000 miles or does milage really matter these days. The timing belt and water pump were replaced @ 77,000 miles

    Thanks in advance :)
     
  2. Sandra

    Sandra MODERATOR
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    Hi Neale, welcome to audi-sport.net. Have a look over in the a3 section of the forum, lots if info in the faqs threads. Where in Scotland are you? I have put a link below for the Scottish meets section. Enjoy the forum. :) x

    Scotland
     
  3. Neale_hardie

    Neale_hardie New Member

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    Cheers for the heads up.....I'm from Elgin in Morayshire
     
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    i will add you onto the members list. :) x
     
  5. C6 DRN

    C6 DRN living the dream

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    Welcome pal... Just get the dpf removed! Sorted. haha
     
  6. Noddy

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    dpf removal the way to go

    Nod
     
  7. Neale_hardie

    Neale_hardie New Member

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    Aye that's seems to be the best option......there's a place in Nairn that I've contacted about getting it done for when I've got myself a 170 and they seem keen enough.
     
  8. Noddy

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    I have a A4 avant sline special edition 170hp, Broadster did my modification : dpf removal. egr delete and stage 1 tune up to around 220bhp what a difference

    Nod
     
  9. Neale_hardie

    Neale_hardie New Member

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    That's exactly what I'd be looking into also.....how much did all that set you back if you don't mind me asking??
     
  10. herbie

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    Hi there, Id do your research before buying a 2.0 TDi, their problems are well documented n here.
     
  11. Rabie2412

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    Hi there........Had no Probs with my 177 Quattro...
     

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