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    rum4mo replied to the thread Coolant replacement B8 S4..
    Okay, so with the threat of colder weather returning, I've finally got round to replacing the coolant in my 2011 Audi S4. The volume of...
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    rum4mo replied to the thread Low oil pressure S4 b8.5.
    For your and your engine's sake, I'd be buying a new oil filter and fitting it complete with all its supplied seals. In my experience...
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    Maybe not so much an issue with drilled discs and any grooved discs that are used every day, but with my 2000 VW Passat 4Motion, I was...
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    I agree in general in what you have written, but there were and maybe still are, some models that do suffer "brake wash out" in cold...
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    In what way? Road spray can be a serious issue with brake discs and is one of the reasons why car companies started to introduce "disc...
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    rum4mo replied to the thread S4 B8 lower control arm kit.
    Are you going to treat the new bolts with aluminium loaded grease to stop that happening next time, or are you meaning that there will...
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    I have only ever replaced regular front discs with ATE Power Discs, they had elliptical grooves on them - I chose them as they helped...
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    rum4mo replied to the thread A4 TDI exhaust rust question.
    I went along to the easiest VAG dealership to buy one for my wife's VW Polo 1.2TSI 110PS, which was a Skoda dealership, they had none in...
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    I think that I have answered my question, there is a one way valve built into the only link this section has with the small return pipe...
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    rum4mo replied to the thread Any Aircon Gurus??.
    It would be "Bar" that VCDS was reporting as a pressure reading, 1.0Bar = 14.5psi I checked my wife's 2015 VW Polo 1.2TSI hours after...
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    No, it is charge cooler pump I am meaning, my car is a 2011 B8 S4, and the option for coolant pump does nothing in VCDS - which was...
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    rum4mo replied to the thread Any Aircon Gurus??.
    Have you checked and noted down the pressure using VCDS, does the front mounted cooling fan run when you demand cooling, if the fridge...
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    Bump Bump! No knowledgeable B8 S4 owners out there?
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    Can anyone tell me if there should be evidence of coolant circulation - ie coolant passing out of the small return pipe into the coolant...
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    rum4mo replied to the thread Coolant replacement B8 S4..
    Well the general web chatter on this subject seems to suggest that 8 litres is a close enough guess. The current price for G12EVO...
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