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    Groaning!

    Mine isn't clunking it's more of a dull whine only near full lock. It has only become apparent after fitting a new transfer case though so it must be something related to that?
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    Groaning!

    These cars are starting to make my Land Rover look reliable. Due a service in two weeks so I'll get them to check it out :) Sent from my SM-G950F using Tapatalk
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    Groaning!

    It's most evident in first and reverse. Definitely sounds more from the front and is quite loud, it hasn't always done this so I'm sure it's not normal Sent from my SM-G950F using Tapatalk
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    Groaning!

    When making slow turns near full lock either left or right I can hear a definite groan from the car. Once up to speed it's completely fine. This has me puzzled and I'm wondering if anyone has anything similar on theirs? Is this relatively normal behaviour or the sound of impending transmission...
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    Bizzare S3 Issue

    Just an update to this. Turns out it was the transfer case at fault. Replacement sourced and fitted now all is well. Does anyone know what would cause a failure after 29k miles? Sent from my SM-G950F using Tapatalk
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    Bizzare S3 Issue

    The clutch doesn't slip at all and the car drives as normal barring the metallic scraping! Only does it when driving also, no noise at all when stopped Sent from my SM-G950F using Tapatalk
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    Bizzare S3 Issue

    Hello all, I come in search of advice. Driving down the road, suddenly the car stutters as if a misfire occured, then followed by what sounds like a metallic scraping/grinding coming from underneath. Initially though it must have picked a stone up and lodged it in the calliper somewhere but...
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    Belt slip

    Tensioners? Cambelt tensioners? It was a squeal, a cambelt being a toothed belt wouldn't squeal would it?
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    Belt slip

    After 5 minutes of driving the s3 this morning, I got a squealing noise from the engine and car stuttered for a a couple of seconds then it went fine. Its running spot on again now? Anybody any idea what might have caused it? Cheers
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    Ultimate Dubs 2012 (West midlands) Sunday 11th march

    Im up for this. 8l s3 ebony black and a big compbrake conversion
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    Xmas ideas for the women?

    High maintenace or what!
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    New 8L Facelift S3 Owner! - Ebony Black - South West UK, Devon

    Get some standard s3 ronal's on
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    Is there anything sub 3k to challenge an S3 ?

    Fiat coupe 20v turbo was a great shout!
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    Grrrr thermostats!

    I had my s3 in for a stat change. They put a 'first line' part on and it made no difference. Took it back put oe standard one on now its spot on
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    Grrrr thermostats!

    Dont expect much in the way of a re imbursement for wasted time!
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    Project: New Identity

    Yeah dealt with archie a bit in the past, great guy. Mines an avus black s3, just in the process of a few mods. Also seen your car in feniscowles, cant miss it! Top colour choice!
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    Project: New Identity

    Iv seen your car in brownhill! Looks saweeet! I went into automobili today about getting the wrap on my s3, after seeing yours i reckon im gonna get it done
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    New tyres suggestions?

    Yoko parada spec 2's Plus they look awesome
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