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urgent help advice haldex oil

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by everard90, Jul 17, 2013.

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    [Jul 17, 2013]
    can anyone help or advise me have done haldex oil and filter putting the oil in and lost half of it.
    do you need the full 275ml in and how do you get the plug bk in the bottom without losing the oil?
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    [Jul 17, 2013]
    do a wee search plenty of info around
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    did you change haldex oil or drain diff by mistake?
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    no haldex 100%
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    OK just checking ,it has been done before.
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    [Jul 17, 2013]
    you need all the oil really... you do lose a little when you transition from the nozzle to the plug... basically you just need to be prepared and quickly swap the nozzle for the plug.... done a few now and generally don't lose much oil... takes practice :)

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