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Looking at a A8 D3

Discussion in 'A8/S8 forum' started by ScottD3, Mar 7, 2014.

  1. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics
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    I'm after a new car and been toying of getting a A6 C6 but every now and then a A8 comes up and I'm like ooooooooooo pretty.
    With the lack of A6s near me and only the odd A8, I thought I'd entertain my self and check out some A8s.

    I got a couple of days off next week in Bristol and going to take a look at a A8 that caught my eye.

    Apart from the screen and the suspension pump, is there anything I should look for?
     
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  3. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics
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    Anyone got any idea what this error is on the DIS?

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  4. cocain

    cocain RAA RAA like a dungeon dragon!

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    Can't see it properly but the bonnet is not shut in the main picture i can't see the one right at the top.

    If you are are def thinking of getting the A8 you would save yourself a lot of trouble if you buy the VCDS cable and scan the vehicle when you go to view it. there are so many codes they throw up it's unbelievable. I don't think i go a caouple of months without having to clear codes (most minor)
     
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    That's low screenwash i have seen it often enough on my audi's.
     
  6. cocain

    cocain RAA RAA like a dungeon dragon!

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    Lol. I can make it out now you said it. It's the headlight washer jets that usually makes that run out so quick
     
  7. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics
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    The car in the picture is sold.

    I got Full VCDS so going to be plugging that in and getting a full scan.

    Looking at 06 3.0TDI quattro A8 tomorrow.
    quad zone climate control, rear blinds, parking sensors, TV and full Audi history.

    Can't wait.
     
  8. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics
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    Picked up the above yesterday and I love.
    Full thread soon.
     
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    Av4nt Well-Known Member
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    A8's are enormous machines! Like a small bus
     
  10. cocain

    cocain RAA RAA like a dungeon dragon!

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    What's mileage has it got on the clock?
     
  11. cocain

    cocain RAA RAA like a dungeon dragon!

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    I have the A8 LWB so you would call this a bus. LOl
     
  12. ScottD3

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    154k.

    Looked at LWB and don't think it would go well with the Devon and Cornwall roads.
     

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