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New A3 1.6 Sport - Running In

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by Dan Wright, Mar 18, 2009.

  1. Dan Wright
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    [Mar 18, 2009]
    I collected my A3 1.6 Sport on Sunday, and have covered 120 miles since I picked it up. How hard should I be revving it to run it in...Im currently revving it to 4000RPM - 4500RPM and I take it this is too hard! What should I be revving it to, to run it in safely?
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    [Mar 19, 2009]
    Any ideas? :uhm:
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    [Mar 19, 2009]
    If it were me, i'd just drive normally.

    Engine wont wear in till it gets to around 60k tbh
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    [Mar 19, 2009]
    Just drive away - a 1.6 isnt going to suffer much at all

    Just done go mad from cold or bounce it off limiter
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