Thanks for the help so far...
Here in SA we are very limited: the rim only available locally in et45. pity for me, but apparently it should be fine according to just about everyone? my car is probably just too damn low.
I want to try the 225/25 to see. i should also ask the shop to raise the...
got a set of 19" r8 v10 replicas. i was advised they would fit.
test fitted with
huge rubbing issue at the back.
Will 225/25/19 be any better? or will i continue to suffer rubbing due to ET45 offset?
it's a shame cos i really like the look
I had a similiar problem when i got my MY09 s3. the revs would search up till 2000rpm. vagcom did show a fault, but audi couldnt fix the problem immediately.
it turns out it was air leak as the vacuum pipe wasnt properly connected, according to the technician
this was only discovered after audi...
like i said, use it, dont use it
no need to get your panties in a knot
Mattandrew: in the two cases of autotech failure both of the pumps ceased. not the cam followers. maybe its down to improper installation? I didn't get the 3rd degree on it but in the short amount of time both of them were...
I managed to solve this just by turning the plastic tabs on the headlamp units under the bonnet. All this did was raise the level of the beams to a satisfactory height
Other people have had DTCs thrown doing this, so I consider myself lucky.
I checked the thread on VWvortex and the posts were...
I just got my car on h&r coilovers and just realised that while driving at night, my xenons point down and have seriously diminished range since changing the suspension.
i have read up about levelling sensors not being aligned on the suspension, but i can only go back to the suspension...
So... In my head, i've been toying with the idea of wrapping some parts of my S3 in carbon fibre...
Anyone wrapped their white A3/S3 parts in carbon?
Im thinking of the front splitter and roof spoiler. Maybe the mirrors too, but I havent seen this in the flesh before
Any comments / pics welcome
Here we go again... More coilover questions
So i decided to take the plunge and order the h&r coils for my S3. I'd like to get a feel for what settings i should go for when they arrive. I'll be putting it them on the s3 18's.
Any Pics and Suggestions welcome