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    Can't get the back of my 99 a3 tqs to sit level

    It's sitting low on the side that had the broken spring. So that wasn't levelling it before. It was sitting dead level and I can't see the spring breaking bent anything as it only went a quarter mile home when it happened the tyre was rubbing on the arch a bit cos i had a boot full of stuff but...
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    Can't get the back of my 99 a3 tqs to sit level

    Just a quick update. I have compleatly stripped the rear of the car both sides and checked everything. Nothing bent or out of place ,all arms are straight ,bushings are fine ,arb is straight,swopped sides with the springs and New shocks just incase either was weak,reassembled the lot and its...
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    Can't get the back of my 99 a3 tqs to sit level

    Both sides have pads top and bottom. Gonna strip the whole lot off at the weekend and check everything to make sure nothing is bent and go from there. Can't see why it won't sit level it was fine before the spring broke and the alignment is ok. If it comes to it ill get a buddy that works in the...
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    Can't get the back of my 99 a3 tqs to sit level

    At least I'm not the only one. Their has to be a logical reason for it. Mine is nearly 15 mm down on the drivers side rear and the tyre rubs when I have the kids in the back. I took out the 15 mm spacers to give more clearance but it still touches. It's driving me mad
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    Can't get the back of my 99 a3 tqs to sit level

    Hey guys.in need of advice again. It all started with a broken rear spring on the drivers side had a bit of weight in the boot at the time,replaced the rear springs with 2 my brother had for a tt quattro (5 purple dots) then realised the shock had also died so fitted a new pair. Took it for a...
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    Cheep Rear shocks anyone used these

    Just wondering has anyone used these shocks are they any good seem fairly cheep for gas 2 Shock Absorber rear quattro syncro 4x4 Allrad VW Golf IV 4 Bora AUD
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    Ajq problems need help

    Quick update solved it i think. Thermostat stuck open + cracked wires on injector loom + me driving through big puddles fast + 2 leaky injector seals and a filthy n75 .now all I have to do is fix the fuel gauge and the back spring I broke last week will take picks when I'm doing the fuel gauge...
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    Ajq problems need help

    Ill list them in the next few days as iv no diagnostic gear. ill get my brother to bring his portable one down at the weekend
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    Ajq problems need help

    No mention of misfire when it was scanned just boost issues
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    Ajq problems need help

    Will check them later and let you know that could be causing all my issues
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    Ajq problems need help

    Also have a dodgy fuel gauge since it started too drops to nothing and fuel light came on reset it and its fine for a while seems to go when the boost goes low not sure if its related
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    Ajq problems need help

    I'm running ngk iridium with a .8 gap on a standard map ,would like to map it but rolling roads are few and far between here in Ireland
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    Ajq problems need help

    Coil packs are hitachi bolt down got my brother to scan it last week and was showing overboosting ill get him down during the week to scan it again to get the codes
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    Ajq problems need help

    Hey all iv a 99 a3 1.8t quattro 180 Whitch I'm having a few issues with. Iv had her since last April and all was well till 2 weeks ago when I started getting a random misfire so assumed coil pack as iv had something similar on my a4 b5 quattro swapped them round but miss stayed the same then a...
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