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Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by bagger_12, Dec 18, 2012.

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    heres my car, only had it a few months. in this time the heads been off under warrenty, what a pain in backside that was. head was fine apparently but new gasket seems to of cured the water loss..
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    thinking about doing the facelift sline front conversion. (should have just bought an sline lol) and sticking a set of dare rs wheel on it 18" 8.5j all around and a set of coilovers. what do you guys recon?
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    Hi, welcome to audi-sport.net. Nice looking car. Have a read through the faqs threads at the top of the page, lots of useful info in there. Enjoy the forum. :) x

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    :sign_welcome:
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    Your windows open. Quick shut it. It might rain



    Only joking - welcome
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    Welcome to the site mate, s line conversion is a very good mod for the 8P1 I have a complete front bumper for sale if your Interested but don't forget you will need the bonnet to go with it too.
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    Mr. B English...not so good

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    Great set of mods, can't wait to see it :icon_thumright:
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    leeds2592 When I grow up, I want a 964!

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    Welcome along mate and get ready to kiss your money goodbye on more mods than originally planned, like I have! :scared2:
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    ^^^^ totally agree!!
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    How did you get the heads done under Warranty?
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    Hi, Good to see another Cornish member! Where abouts are you? Love A3's in that colour, what model do you have?
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    thanks for the welcomes :) lgooch - there wind deflectors lol window is closed. reserves - i bought the car from and trade dealer with 1year warrenty. head wasnt replaced the gasket was. paul76r - im in redruth/camborne area, car come from powells garage if youve heard of them and its only a basic sport model.
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    hi mate were abouts are you and do you have grills ect too?
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    Nice!
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    been there done that lol. my previous car was amk3 golf i bought aff an old chap he had from new 30k on the clock wen i bought it completly standard. few month wages later this happened :/[​IMG][​IMG]ooppsy
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    if you say so lol
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    Better than buying one with no warranty and finding it needs a new head gasket :)
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