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ScottD3 Dec 3, 2011

  1. Jason.s

    Jason.s Active Member

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    original Iphone camera blows so much! lol.

    As with everyone, new header tank and cap needed. Generally mank under there so needs a good scrub and rocker cover needs painting and inlet needs a shine.
     
  2. Mackers

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    will those plastic covers also fit the 2.5Tdi V6, as it tidies it up well and i have a "short" cover on the left (not covering the fuel filter) and there ain't one on the right, over the ABS Etc.
     
  3. Geeman

    Geeman Low Life

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    Here's mine... not a full shot I'm afraid though.

    I'm planning on plastic texturing (my favourite thing at the moment) the middle Y-intake pipe to match the plastics. Should make it a little more 'unique'.

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  4. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics Supporter Team V6 quattro Audi A8 Audi S8 Team Akoya TDi saloon

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    New white coolant bottle and cleaning the caps up would look good.

    You got any thing over the air box?
     
  5. Geeman

    Geeman Low Life

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    Yeah... got to get a new coolant reservoir ASAP! lol

    I have the larger cover you've posted up coming. I've been struggling for ages to find the part number for it, so thanks for that!

    The rusty bolts on the slam panel/headlights have also been replaced too...
     
  6. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics Supporter Team V6 quattro Audi A8 Audi S8 Team Akoya TDi saloon

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    Not a problem.
    I've not ordered mine yet, I will do it soon.
    Get some pics up when you get it. :)

    Rusty bolts are a pain.

    You got facelift lights on it yet?
     
  7. Geeman

    Geeman Low Life

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    Nope. No facelift lights for me now. I've just bought some better pre-facelift S4 headlight units for it, complete with indicators... so will use them instead. Then my usual Lamin-X film will be applied!

    My facelift headlight units are up for sale... but no takers, which I find strange.
     
  8. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics Supporter Team V6 quattro Audi A8 Audi S8 Team Akoya TDi saloon

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    That is very good.
    They normally go quick.
    Unless every pre-facelift B5 has facelift lights.

    Much different between S4 lights and non S4 lights?
     
  9. Geeman

    Geeman Low Life

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    Yeah... my pre-facelift S4 has Xenons as standard. The S4 units are completely different to standard A4 pre-facelift headlights.
     
  10. aragorn

    aragorn "Stick a V8 in it!" Staff Member Moderator VCDS Map User

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    S4 lights are Xenons.

    PFL S4 lights are two piece like PFL A4's, but look like facelift lights, IE clear lens with projector for dip and seperate reflector for main.

    I have PFL S4 Xenons on my shed, but i made a bit of an arse of painting the insides black, so i'm awaiting on another set arriving and can hopefully cobble up one good set out of the two!

    I've been toying with the idea of a proper Bi-Xenon conversion on the "broken" set, replacing the projector with a modern Bi-Xenon projector with solenoid shutter.
     
  11. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics Supporter Team V6 quattro Audi A8 Audi S8 Team Akoya TDi saloon

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    O nice.
    never knew that.
    I guess they make a big difference?
    Pics? :)
     
  12. Geeman

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    Here's mine with PFL S4 units (as it's an S4!)

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  13. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics Supporter Team V6 quattro Audi A8 Audi S8 Team Akoya TDi saloon

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    Thanks.
    Just looking on google and found some as well.
    Nice.
    hefty price tag on some of them.
     
  14. Geeman

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    Yep... so my facelifts at £65 are a bargain! :rock:
     
  15. LOBA Si

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    heres mine

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  16. dest

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    An uptodate shot of mine

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  17. Geeman

    Geeman Low Life

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    Hmmmm...

    The smaller engine cover doesn't fit onto the S4. Mine arrived today and the shape's all wrong and doesn't cover as much as the original cover does anyway (left to right).

    I might have to move it on. Will take pics tomorrow so you can see. Not sure modifying it will work.

    It might work/fit better on a 1.8T or TDi engine though...
     
  18. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics Supporter Team V6 quattro Audi A8 Audi S8 Team Akoya TDi saloon

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    Smaller engine cover?
    Which one where?
    Pics would help, I can't picture it in my head.
     
  19. Geeman

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    This one... wrong shape and size.

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    I'll see how viable it is to chop/modify to fit
     
  20. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics Supporter Team V6 quattro Audi A8 Audi S8 Team Akoya TDi saloon

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    You air pipes a different shape and size?

    I'm going by the pictures above and that what it seems like.
     
  21. Jason.s

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    Yeah looking at it the air intake pipe from the lock carrier is different on the V6 compared to the 4pot engines so the angle of the bottom bit of that cover is much sharper on the compared to the V6 one so you`d have to cut it to make the V6 cover
     
  22. Geeman

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    Hmmm... I'll post pics up tomorrow with the new cover laid in place so you can see the difference from the original cover to this new one.

    It might be that I end up selling it on to a 4-pot owner to use instead. :ermm:
     
  23. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics Supporter Team V6 quattro Audi A8 Audi S8 Team Akoya TDi saloon

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    :thumbsup: Hello!!

    That sucks mate.
    Shame they are different.

    Jason, Did the pissrat come with a with V6?
     
  24. Bradderz_1988

    Bradderz_1988 Dont replace it, Upgrade it !!

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    Here's two i found on photobucket

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  25. Bradderz_1988

    Bradderz_1988 Dont replace it, Upgrade it !!

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    S4 single turbo
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  26. haggis88

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    crazy88 Loving the anonymity

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    It's not a b5, but it seems a lot in here aren't...so I'll post mine just for you Scott.

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  28. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics Supporter Team V6 quattro Audi A8 Audi S8 Team Akoya TDi saloon

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    Crazy, where's your battery cover?
     
  29. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics Supporter Team V6 quattro Audi A8 Audi S8 Team Akoya TDi saloon

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  30. Bradderz_1988

    Bradderz_1988 Dont replace it, Upgrade it !!

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    ^^ Already got one as I forgot to put it back one day and heard it fly underneath the car on the motorway lol
     
  31. Jason.s

    Jason.s Active Member

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    Yeah the 2.8 V6. Airbox cover number is 4B033849A 5.14 inc vat
     
  32. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics Supporter Team V6 quattro Audi A8 Audi S8 Team Akoya TDi saloon

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    Geeman, any pictures?
    How is it going?
     
  33. Geeman

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    Not had chance to do anything... sorry.
     
  34. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics Supporter Team V6 quattro Audi A8 Audi S8 Team Akoya TDi saloon

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    Not a problem.
     
  35. AR-rkon

    AR-rkon Mod back in a "B" Staff Member Moderator Regional Rep Team V6 Team Silver Audi A6 Audi A4 Audi Avant Owner Group

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  36. Geeman

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    Noooooo... R8 caps are too bling for the B5.

    I might be interested in those ones though...
     
  37. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics Supporter Team V6 quattro Audi A8 Audi S8 Team Akoya TDi saloon

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    I aGREE.
    way to bling
    they are nice though.

    Where can you get them for £20?


    Geeman, Just bought them.
    You want one?
     
  38. Geeman

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    Yes please!

    PM me PayPal details and I'll zap some funds across.
     
  39. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics Supporter Team V6 quattro Audi A8 Audi S8 Team Akoya TDi saloon

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    Done.
     
  40. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics Supporter Team V6 quattro Audi A8 Audi S8 Team Akoya TDi saloon

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