Thanks guys! not really the pics I was looking for... anybody?!?!
Was planning to tow with the family car, but shock horror it wont, the S3 however will... 1600kg to be precise, infact that 85% tow wieght of a 6 berth caravan - yup no more holidays in Mauritus kids and school holidays...
looks like im going to fit a tow bar to my S3... dont worry a detachable one, so nobody will know!!
dont know how high the ball is going to sit and cant seem to find any quoted stats.
Anybody got any pics
Chris, sounds like you drive like me... that being the case you'll want a brembo upgrade for the front. Even uprating the pads and discs you can still get them to fade.
Speak to Bill at Badger5 - he will sort a kit, easy DIY job.
Glad you like the car, enjoy.
Here are the pics of my screws, stainless M6 with stainless washers.
Warranty - hoping so, although it was best part of 2 yrs ago.
Engine was replaced under warranty when cam belt went, Dealer was very good and promoted w'tee claim through AUK even though it was 1yr and 20k out of cover.
Yes the whole lot was replaced, inc turbo and all ancillaries. I paid...
That could be the sound, but your right "sound" is very subjective!
As for timing chains hadnt considered this....
When I had my engine replaced, they did the lot - top, bottom, pump, belt, clutch etc... so have to assume chains aswell?!?
Its definately not dropping oil...
Has anybody got any thoughts on what could be wrong with my engine?
Brand new engine, built and put in by Audi 2yrs ago (20K miles). Has been fine for 1.5yrs, and if anything better and more responsive than the original one. However over the last 6 months its started to...
OK in narrowing down my rattles I've discovered that I'm missing a bolt (see below picture, taken from drivers side wheel arch looking up and forward.... its meant to be holding the bracket back onto the engine.
Anybody got access to EKTA that can let me know the size, length etc...