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  1. Perry

    Open Sky sunroof

    Mine seems to have stopped working and local garage says cable has snapped - found complete system on eBay - it looks like 4 bolts front and back to replace - is this the case ?? Thanks
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    Polo again

    Looks like the thrust release bearing (?) is wearing on the Polo - I can get a clutch kit for approx £60 but does anyone know what labour times are at a garage for this? I know my local garage charge £40ph so trying to get a rough idea before giving them a call. I assume its the release...
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    Changed the plugs as running a bit erratic on idle

    And found one of the plugs had oil round it - is this normal ?
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    Could this be an issue

    Cleaned the MAF sensor today as car was running a little rough on idle, nothing major but while doing that I also looked in the oil cap ( no idea why ) and found this Is this something I should be concerned about or is it normal? A friend mentioned something about emulsion and try taking it...
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    central locking not working from remote or from key

    As the title says really - neighbour leaves her car unlocked as only the drivers door locks from the key and remote locking not working. Could this be a fuse or is it more likely to be the motor ? Found the fuse panel on drivers side but she doesn't have the cover so struggling to know what...
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    Nice and Clean

    Well as I had a couple of days off (start new job Thursday) one of the ways to chill was to give the car a good clean clean today - Here goes in no real order - Is this going a bit to far ? Audi by Perry Giffin, on Flickr Interior Audi by Perry Giffin, on Flickr Audi by Perry Giffin...
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    Lead In Boot

    Gave the Audi a bit of a clean (see other thread for pics) and I came across a lead in the boot where the sub is - (pics below) to my very limited knowledge is this the lead for a cd changer ? Audi by Perry Giffin, on Flickr Audi by Perry Giffin, on Flickr Thanks
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    Vw Polo EGR Valve

    Does anyone know if the EGR valve comes apart to clean it - pic as below
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    VW Polo 6n2

    My other half has just bought a 51 plate VW Polo - however the previous owner has covered up the management light on the dash with some black insulating tape - due to a faulty EGR valve rather than fix hid the light. Now this has been sorted I want to remove the tape - however it is behind the...
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    Vibration in 4th Gear

    Pretty much as the title says - when in 4th gear (and only 4th gear) the gear stick seems to vibrate quite a bit, is this something I should be conerned about or is it a common occurence? 1st,2nd,3rd, & 5th are all ok. Thanks in advance.
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    Hello from me

    Just thought I would say hello - I have just bought my first Audi - nothing special it's an R reg A3 1.8 SE. Been used to owning Vauxhall's and Vw's and just sold my MK3 Golf GTI and that funded the A3 purchase. No pictures yet but I am sure I will be seeking advice soon enough :-)