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  1. Sam_audi

    Revving Problems

    Good afternoon guys, Posted a problem a while ago about my car in low gear not allowing me to hard accelerate. And took it in to get fault codes read and it had a 00801- Engine speed sensor I believe that this is the Cam/ Crankshaft sensor Does anyone know what the part number is and if...
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    2.0 TFSI Help needed- Rev limited

    Hi Guys, I have a problem with my car while driving and also parked. It is a DSG and it will not rev above 5k as if it hits a limiter- Please see video and help me diagnose this. This in the video is under 3/4 throttle but happens regardless of pressure. Any ideas would be greatly appreciated
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    RV05 Black Sportback S3? M2/A2

    Hey, A very tidy S3 on the M2/A2 came off at Strood with me (A3) pressed plates, debadged, went our separate ways at the roundabout Loved our little bit of a hoon
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    Hi guyss, I've tried searching this but nothing much came up. I have a 2006 Audi A3 2.0TFSI and I went to Eurocarparts and they recommended VW502 505 5w-30. Is this the right one? It's just for a top up Basically this one here
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    Solvent smell

    Hi, I have an strange solvent smell coming from my car, i'm not sure where it's coming from but I've taken everything out the boot cleaned carpets and it's still there. I thought it might be the condenser coil but the heating works and no oily residue on the windscreen, I'm lost what to check...
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    Future plans...

    Hi guys, I have a 2006 Audi A3 2.0TFSI S-Line DSG and I'm thinking/ wondering where to go next in terms of modifications. I have had a stage 1 remap, and now I am considering installing a new downpipe (recommended diameter?) and keeping the cat (thoughts?) Other than that, I was going to get a...
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    EVAP system problems

    Hi guys, So I have a 2006 Audi A3 2.0 TFSI which is remapped and it currently has EVAP problems. When I first bought the car it drove fine and it threw a EML with the purge and turbocharge valve, replaced the diverter valve and that solved the problem. The EVAP fault was potentially caused by...
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    New Audi A3 2.0 TFSI DSG owner

    Hi all, Thought i'd pop my head in and say hello. I'm Sam and I'm 25 and live in Kent. I bought a 2006 Audi A3 2.0TFSI with DSG in October and after having some problems (Diverter valve, thermostat) it now has a dodgy EVAP system (currently resolving) but other than those problems it drives...