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    C7 3.0 TDI Engine issues

    Posting this in here as i know the a6/a7 share same engines, HI all been away from this forum for a while as ive been driving other VAG group motors, a friend of mine owns a 2011 a7 3.0tdi (non quattro) and broke down last week. Car wouldnt start and when easy start is used it would only run...
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    2011 A7 major engine issues

    HI all been away from this forum for a while as ive been driving other VAG group motors, a friend of mine owns a 2011 a7 3.0tdi (non quattro) and broke down last week. Car wouldnt start and when easy start is used it would only run until you let off pedal. Soon after oil started blowing out of...
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    C7 Rear Lights upgrade coding help required

    I didn't no, schoolboy error i know, basically when i was doing the wiring, the light was fading outside and i misread the inner plugs and wired them backwards, so the outers were working dynamically but there was no power to inners, so initially thought this would of been down to the coding...
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    C7 Rear Lights upgrade coding help required

    Hi all technically not a a6 but ive just done a rear light retrofit on a 2011 A7/C7 i fitted lights from 2015 car along with a kufatec adapter harness purchased from tuning fanatics in germany. Ive already contacted kufatec who were really unhelpful. Basically on initial installation the outer...
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    Changing engine on 2005 8p 1.9tdi any tips?

    Yeah i think thats the route ill be taking, hopefully have it out tomorrow or at least ready to lift out as i havent lined up a hoist yet
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    Changing engine on 2005 8p 1.9tdi any tips?

    As title a friends a3 has recently gone bang due to turbo failing and throwing all the engines oil into the intake pipes, thus causing engine to run dry and bend a rod, so while hes off enjoying himself in New York i have been tasked with replacing the engine for him. Whats the best way to do...
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    B6 Useful Ebay finds

    Some 17" genuine wheels with tyres eBay - Item # 271578501035
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    Break or wait?

    Stockton specifically mate, not as close to top of the "worst places to live in britain" list as it used to be lol, yeah been very warm worse for chunky git like me, but im not shy of some hard graft
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    Break or wait?

    Thanks all anxious and excited for whats to come, but i won't get anywhere if i don't try! It may end up getting broken anyway as the young lad that has bought it hasn't decided if he's taking the parts he wants for his avant and then breaking or just letting his gf have it
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    Break or wait?

    Typically after deciding to break the car and advertising it as breaking someone asks to see it, and decide they will pay my 2k asking price so all in all not bad a no work for me stripping it, although i now dont own an audi ill still loiter about this forum as im a sponge and love the info i...
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    B6 Useful Ebay finds

    Well guys mine is officially classed as breaking Tax disc on its way to swansea for refund, loads of extra parts some that arent so easy to find Audi a4 b6 NOW Breaking Spares Excellent engine box, S line GMBH B7 Sport | eBay
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    Break or wait?

    No offense taken jim, I intended on keeping the car for a long time hence the colour change, and to be honest it helped as it cut my insurance by more than half, (as strange as that may sound), and i fully understand the fact that it will only appeal to people with similar taste, since it was...
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    Next step for her ??

    RNS-E is prob the only thing i never did with mine as couldnt justify the cost for a sat nav system when im happy using my phone as one, but plenty have done it, you'll need the double din cage if you haven't already got one and either a double din climate unit or to trim yours down slightly,
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    Next step for her ??

    My a4 started life as a dolphin grey SE with ugly interior bad rear quarter paint lol, ive changed almost everything on this car some of it more than once what are you after doing? the guys on this forum are excellent! I wouldnt of got as far as i did with mine without this forum and its members
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    Next step for her ??

    As is mine, this is basically stainless steel Y piece and two stainless pipes to the tips no boxes tips IIRC are 4" was done by a local reputable exhaust company ill be selling it from the middle box join back over
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