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Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by stevegti2, Apr 11, 2013.

  1. stevegti2
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    Everyone is always having running problems were is the good news i dont wanna be all russel howard but my cars fine 181k abused every day no issues


    thats all
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    Dani_B19 Audi-sports own special child.

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    And tomorrow you go out on the car, hone it around and realise youve got big clouds of blue smoke following you haha.
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    Vex182 Guess what I drive...

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    Had to do much to it? What had it done when you got it?
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    i think ive changed every part minus engine box ecu loom lol
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    Prawn My other car is a MINI!!!!

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    Some work, some don't mate. Haha.

    My aum daily was like yours, 220bhp, a good but modest spec, and it just worked. Week in week out, 400 miles every week, and it was perfect.

    Miss that car muchly.

    Even the track car is fairly reliable, aside from its 1 'vice'
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    Mine run like a champ for years until Mr Meddle started...;)
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    and look my turbo is dieing !!! loool bearing is whining and wont make peak boost spools like a gt30 without the power eta 2 weeks before i get smoke lol just bought a spare engne to forge on the plus side :)
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