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  1. Nathen

    PLEASE HELP, Passenger side headlight cluster stopped working

    Hi was driving along last night and I had a few warnings come up, 1st its come up with DRL/side light stopped working then said dipped beam malfunction i got out and checked, the whole passenger front light cluster wasnt working including the indicator to, can someone please help me out. 2012...
  2. Nathen

    De-badged :)

    Finally got around to de-badging the A3, next up plasti dip the Audi badge black. May or may not do a wiper delete to cus its starting to sag as they all do over time. Sent from my SM-G965F using Tapatalk
  3. Nathen

    Timing belt interval CFFB engine code

    As per title I'm trying to find out the timing belt interval for my Audi a3 2.0ltdi with the CFFB engine, thanks for any help. Sent from my SM-G965F using Tapatalk
  4. Nathen

    Finally purchased another A3

    After my 54 plate A3 8p got written off a couple years ago now I tried to replace it with an A4 b6 2.5v6 tdi which was a lovely car but I'm more of an A3 guy so after a year of the A4 I finally decided to go buy me this stunning A3 8p sportback sline, it's a 62 plate 2.0l tdi 140 and is amazing...
  5. Nathen

    Fuel needle issue

    Hi, short and sweet i just filled up my car with deisel it took a while after i started the engine for the needle to move from empty to just over quater which i didnt think anything of then i drove the very short mile or so home parked on my drive which is a fair incline to say the least and i...
  6. Nathen

    Wired issue

    So bit of a wired one, ive posted about my 2.5 v6 tdi starting poor when cold glow plug light taking an age to go out but when warm does as it should, i was going to swap my glow plugs after work today but someone recommended to try n start my car with my side lights on 1st see if that makes a...
  7. Nathen

    2.5 v6 tdi poor start when cold, HELP!!

    2.5 v6 tdi poor start when cold takes a while to turn over sometimes a good 2 attempts glow plug light takes a good minut to turn off but when running it runs smooth as a nut, when engine is hot glow plug lights off in seconds and car starts 1st time as it should, any ideas? Hoping its a simple...
  8. Nathen

    Engine oil recommendations for the 2.5 v6 tdi

    Just wondering what engine oil people recommend for the 2.5 v6 tdi 163ps, i know it has to be fully synth but what brand do people recommend and also ive read it should be 5w40, mines due a service and i want to decent oil and if anyone knows how much oil the engine takes that would be great...
  9. Nathen

    2.5 TDI V6 timing belt change

    Havent found much on the internet in regards to this, only thing i have found are people saying how much of pig it is to do, the belt replacment it self seems straight forward its the timing in regards to the injection pump that is the troublesome thing, any info or advice on this would be...
  10. Nathen

    New Audi A4 B6 owner :)

    Hi all im not new to the site or to Audi ownership but i am new to the Audi A4 B6 scene, this is my second audi after my beloved A3 was wrote off by a careless driver, i wanted to upgrade with my next car so i picked up this amazing tidy A4 B6 2.5tdi (163 PS) for the small sum of £1950.00, got...
  11. Nathen

    A4 B6 2.5 TDI (163ps) any good?

    Hi all im going to view the above car later cracking looking car done 100k miles FSH, just wondering if anyone has any experience with one of these as a daily driver and could give me some details on what there like as a daily, fuel consumption, tax and what not also servicing cost and if there...
  12. Nathen

    Common faults?

    Im about to go and view this beast later today after my lovely A3 was written off and just wondered if there was any common faults i should be looking for? Sent from my SM-G935F using Tapatalk
  13. Nathen

    Hit and run :(

    Someone has just drove into the side of my car at speed spinning it around and into a bush leaving me and my wife in agony with whiplash and my car in bits and just kept driving didnt even stop to see his damages, police notified, sky insurance notified, footage on my dashcam shows what happened...
  14. Nathen

    Black grill, and bumper repaired.

    Finally got my bumper repaired after beening cracked and damaged for 3 years, and got my grill painted gloss black while at the body and paint shop, looks really good, i crashed the car a month after buying it, a taxi decided to slam his brakes on i had no chance and he done me over £3500 for...
  15. Nathen

    Knocking/noisy duel mass fly wheel

    Had a brand new clutch and duel mass fly wheel last year on my A3 costing me £800 at my local VAG specialist, only done 14k miles, driving home from work yesterday afternoon and it sounded like someone was smacking the underside of my car with a shovel along with a clutch that felt like it was...
  16. Nathen

    Alternator and belt replacement BKD

    My alternator is making such a loud noise when cold and at low revs, when speeding back up from speed bumps etc, question is Alternator replacment on a BKD easy job or is best to put it in a VW Audi specialists to do, want to do it myself tbh. Cheers. Sent from my SM-G935F using Tapatalk
  17. Nathen

    Indicator issue

    My car was left for 2 weeks while me and wifey were on holiday, when i got back and started to drive it around i noticed that when i indicated right nothing happened but when i indicated left my right indicator came on then a little further down the round non of the indicators would work, i...
  18. Nathen

    54 plate A3 8p driver window switch issue

    Having some problems with my drivers side window switches, sometimes they will work perfectly other times they won't, sometime the auto function works sometimes it dosnt, amongst other issues like one window switch working and the others playing up, but it's only the drivers window switches not...
  19. Nathen

    Brake pad holder bolts

    Any advice on removing these bolts at the back of the calliper? They are in there good n proper and don't want to risk snapping them. Any advice would be much appreciated cheers. Sent from my SM-G935F using Tapatalk
  20. Nathen

    Bluetooth hands free suggestions?

    Im after a hands free kit for my car, Anybody recommend any good ones or have experience with any? I found a couple on eBay but knowing nothing about them really in terms of quality etc I don't know if there worth the £50-£70 asking price, the ones ive seen are the parrot CK3000 evolution kit...