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    8D0-821-112

    Hi guys, has anyone who has recently broken or stripped for spares their TQS or equivalent Audi have this part still lying around in the garage, its called a closing panel, and it lives just inside the o/s/f wing. Its a piece of flat plastic that stops the wind come rushing through the...
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    Lots of oil in the coolant!

    Hi, No Coolant in the oil of much significance anymore? An update on this situation is that I have now replaced the oil cooler and flushed through the system A.B.A.P, When I pulled the head a while back the job turned into a bit of a mare with bolts snaping and stuff and I new the flush...
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    Key Fob battery change

    I had the only key to my TQS failed the other day, the tiny button batteries gave up to operating the central locking, I Checked them both and less than 2 volts between them and so they have been replaced. Now the problem is the key has fallen out of bed with the lock/unlock signal and only...
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    Lots of oil in the coolant!

    Hi I was just reading reading this article as I have exactly the same problem, oil in the expansion tank, AJL engine. When I discovered it I replaced the head gasket along with other gaskets as a matter of course. I did this because I wanted a good look at the faces of the head and...
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    Road springs pt2

    Pics of the eibach lowering springs
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    Road springs pt2

    Thanks, i have other pics to post soon.
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    Road springs pt2

    Pics as promised
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    Looking For Parts? Try our Parts Request System

    Hi, i am looking for a bonnet and o/s/f wing in Laurel green ( code LY6R ) for my b5 tqs, i know it's now quite rare but is there any left. Chris
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    Road springs pt2

    So finally got to post this second installment of lowering my tqs, I've gone for eibach pro-kit [ E1534-140 ] with a stated drop of 30mm all round and the final overall look and handling is much improved with the cornering now near bang on. Got the kit for £160 from eibach on a special for the...
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    Road Springs

    apology Aragorn I ment E1534-140 and yes its a saloon [ 8d2 og5 ] .
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    Road Springs

    hi guys, apon reflection and with tips and comments I will be trying the eibach pro-kit [ e15435-40 ] 30mm front an rear, non a/c and will post pics when completed , good web site this one and I will help others if I can on their posts. many thanks to jbh/alex/oranoco/gazwould/ and...
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    Road Springs

    Thanks for the reply, 30mm all sounds good but a bit much, spax market a set that are a 25mm drop at rear and 35mm front as a standard so will try those.
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    Road Springs

    hi, I am looking to lower the overall ride height of my 1999 TQS b5, the problem is that all the lowering springs I have found regardless of manufacturer start at 30mm reduction , I was aiming at 20mm front and 15mm at rear to give an overall affect on driving and stability . I want to...
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