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I have just purchased a 2003 audi a3 1.9 TDI sport. What checks should I do?

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by nath-w, Aug 17, 2013.

  1. nath-w

    nath-w Member

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    Hi Everyone,

    I have just purchased a 2003 audi a3 1.9 TDI sport. It has high mileage of 145K, but has had one owner from new and full service history, plus I have been told that majority of the miles are motorway miles. I am still slightly worried about the high mileage and am just wondering what checks I should do to ensure that the engine will still keep running smoothly for many more miles.

    Thanks
     
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  3. WOLF

    WOLF I am WOLF.......

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    My A4 avant has 145,000,still pulls like a train!like yours 1 owner with FSH.
    I wouldn't worry.
     
  4. sliced

    sliced Drive safe, stay alive.

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    Has 2nd Cambelt change been done yet?
     
  5. nath-w

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    Just looked through service book, and I can only see one cambelt change which was done at 110K miles?
     
  6. T8DPR

    T8DPR If Carlsberg Made Audi Drivers...

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    do cambelt for peace of mind
     
  7. tdi-man

    tdi-man Well-Known Member

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    if doing cambelt get new water pump at same time
     

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