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power folder mirrors (noisey?)

Discussion in 'New A3/S3 (8V Chassis)' started by Keifling, May 17, 2013.

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    folder mirror on the left has developed a loud knocking noise as it folds out.
    anyone else found this?
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    Mine doesn't seem to have this issue, tho its only done 350 miles.
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    ok ta, i've done 2000. its fine going in.
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    I've done 1400 and no noise from mine.
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    Yes, my passenger side did this for a few weeks. Dealer took a look and couldn't fault it. It's now fixed itself and has been fine for weeks. I'm putting it down to bedding in.
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    Is this when it initially releases itself from the closed position?
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    Yeah on mine it was a juddering type noise as the passenger mirror folded out.
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