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What is this please

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by rhubarb4, May 2, 2009.

  1. rhubarb4

    rhubarb4 Certified Jardo Slayer

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    :sos:Hi opened my bonnet as i could hear a very loud clicking noise, It was comming from this unit. Does an ybody know what it is or if it could be faulty due to the sound it was making. It is an Audi S3 2000 reg

    Hear is a photo of the unit im pointing to [​IMG]





    Thanks Chris.
     
  2. Bellic

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    that is the charcoal cannister solenoid , quite normal for it to click
     
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    as above.
     
  4. A3Tom

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    Mine clicks too, nothing to worry about though.
     
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    its time to worry when it stops clicking. So do not panic !!
     
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    Hey Mark....its your favorite valve :)
     
  8. rhubarb4

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    ok great thanks guys was hoping it was faulty and the cause of my overheating but looks like it is the water pump.
     

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