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  1. seanf

    Front end rotating grinding sound

    I thought that until I dropped it from 4th to 3rd and the rotating rubbing sound got faster.
  2. seanf

    Front end rotating grinding sound

    No its not a quarto and yes new drive shafts only started when I had the o/s drive shaft done
  3. seanf

    Front end rotating grinding sound

    No its not a quarto and yes new drive shafts only started when I had the o/s drive shaft done
  4. seanf

    Front end rotating grinding sound

    I have a 2004 a3 2.0 tdi auto with 160000 on the clock, just had both drive shafts replaced and now it's developed a rotating grinding noise from the front end. I've taken it to the local garage he couldn't find what was causing it, but I've since noticed it seems worse at higher revs and if I...
  5. seanf

    PRNDS flashing

    Thanks for the reply, if it happens again I'll check the switch, just strange how it happens only in winter.
  6. seanf

    Clock resets it's self

    The clock shows the wrong time as soon as the ignition is on so must be something when the ignition is off.
  7. seanf

    Clock resets it's self

    Starter motor has been tested and is OK. Think I may just stick a battery on and see how it is. Would a stater motor drain a battery when the car is parked up over night?
  8. seanf

    Clock resets it's self

    The gremlins are certainly tinkering with my car, as well as my gear issues, I've now got a problem with my clock, gone out this morning and it's showing 21:37 14th Nov again this is an issue I had last year as soon as we got to the cold weather, I've had a battery check and they said the...
  9. seanf

    PRNDS flashing

    Thanks, it seems to be fine again now, so I'm suspecting you could be right with the micro switch, is it when the switch is in it flashes?
  10. seanf

    PRNDS flashing

    I had this problem around this time last year and it stopped after a few months. The car has been driving perfectly since, but yesterday evening after driving all day no problem it has recurred, again its driving perfectly well but since I drive using the paddles not auto its annoying not...
  11. seanf

    A3 prnds flashing

    Hi I have a few issues start all at the same time. prnds flashing but no loss of power gears shift OK, the clock is resetting itself when parked overnight and the ebs light comes on after about 20 minutes of driving. I've had a friend plug it in to vags but only thing he can see is 01314 engine...
  12. seanf

    Strange fault with internal fans

    This morning the econ light wouldn't go put, and it's not just I won't blow warm nothing is coming out unless I have the recirculation on but fans can be heard but do sound different when recirc is on
  13. seanf

    Strange fault with internal fans

    I've just got my car back from the garage after having head gasket replaced and fault codes cleared for the fan and throttle actuator, no all is good apart from when I turn on internal blower/heater no air comes out, the fans can be heard but nothing for about 5 mins then the fans become louder...
  14. seanf

    My 2.0 tdi a3 sport has a few problems

    Hi my A3 has developed a few problems, cooling fan 1 shows earth / short circuit fault, the turbo is leaking slightly and the throttle actuator is stuck open, says its the motor at at fault (it was full of crap been cleaned out the eml came back on a day later) I dont want to be paying audi...
  15. seanf

    key fob will not unlock

    I'll try that thanks, but a lillte update just had mechanic clear historic fault codes and now the fob will not work at all
  16. seanf

    key fob will not unlock

    Hi, my key fob will not unlock the car, it will lock it and open the boot ok but when locking the you can hear the miscro switch click but nothing happens, Ive tried resync but didnt work. Is there any way of testing the fob or is it a case of buyinga new one and seeing if a new one works. Thanks
  17. seanf

    a3 alarm not working

    Hi I've just bought a 2004 a3 s-line and for its age is in really great condition, the only problem i have is I cant tell it the alarm is working, When i lock the doors the diode flashes quickly then stay on, and the alarm buttons on the drivers door do not seem to be working , they are not lit...
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