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S3 Replacement MAF and coil pack

JoeS3 Feb 13, 2014

  1. JoeS3

    JoeS3 Member

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    hello all

    im looking to replace my audi S3 maf and coil packs

    should i go for oem replacements or are there any good aftermarket ones i should consider? (will he going stage 1 in the future)
    i presume the maf will be oem, but coils??

    (57 Audi S3)

    thanks alot!
    Joe
     
  2. mjr901

    mjr901 Parts Manager - (Main Dealer) Gold Supporter Audi S3 Audi Main Dealer

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    Genuine MAF for sure.

    After market versions just don't last and often give you a very flat throttle response.

    Peace of mind would be to go genuine also for the coil pack.
     
  3. s3joe

    s3joe Active Member

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    Your coilpacks could be on a recall so ring Audi and see than there free
     
  4. JoeS3

    JoeS3 Member

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    great, thanks lads
     
  5. Granta

    Granta Active Member

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    Stick with genuine being a "s"
     
  6. S3Alex

    S3Alex Rarely neutral Team Ibis Audi S3

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    Its worth remembering that there are very few real bargains,and often it's true to say "buy cheap,buy twice".

    If you plan on any remapping,it's worth buying proper OEM parts,as things like plugs,coilpacks and MAFs are those most likely to fail.

    Most of us consider the OEM packs to be as good as you'll need,and my car has OEM packs fitted,and the benefits from things like the shockingly expensive Okada coilpacks even,are not really seen on the S3 engine.
     
  7. Sevv

    Sevv Pushing the limits..

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    get the r8 coils good enough for BTs so surely good enough for you awesomegti adv them for £77...OR................ you could get plasma coils haha , ONLY £400


    EDIT: just realised Alex and I advised on the same product :)
     
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