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  1. wilko

    Clutch, Flywheel or something else?

    Hey everyone, I am experiencing some strange goings on with my pulling off (not in that way) in my car. From the lights in first you can hear like a screeching sound - almost like a small wheelspin - but it isn't. Only brief and there's a slight judder. It doesn't do it all of the time, but...
  2. wilko

    Strange morning

    Hello all, it has been sometime since I've posted anything on here, but I've still been around. I've had a very odd morning. I work up today to find the A3's drivers door open. My first thought was sh!t where is the broken window... there wasn't one. The glove box and arm rest had clearly...
  3. wilko

    Driving in France/Europe

    Hey guys, I believe there is a way to alter the Zenon headlights to work in Europe (mainly France). Does anyone know how to do this? I was under the impression that there was a lever inside the headlight unit that you moved up (or down) depending on the direction required - but I had a look...
  4. wilko

    CD Changer Removal

    Hi I have recently replaced my Concert Headunit for a Sony one with USB for iPod connector. This has made my CD change redundant, does anyone know if I can get some kind of pocket or blanking plate to fill the whole left by the CD changer in the glove box? I don't want to bodge the...
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    New Headunit Settings for Audi Bose?

    I have recently purchased and installed a Sony CDX-GT930UI headunit and it's in and working great thanks to the guys at Rudie-mods! I have found some interesting setting on the menus which I'm not overly sure about what to change them to to suit the Bose setup I have installed in my A3. Any...
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    New Headunit to replace Concert with Bose

    Hi guys, I need to know what able I need to install a Sony Headunit in my A3 to replace my Concert II stereo. I have Bose installed too. The cable I have been sent is a Autoleads PC9-404 but it has one too many plugs on the cable as when i look at the back of the stereo I only have two. Can...
  7. wilko

    Thinking of selling...

    Hey everyone, it's been a while but yes I'm back so I hope you all welcome me back with open arms! :arco: Well point of the post is of course how much would my 05 A3 2.0 TDI be worth now? I've done 47,000 in the past 3 years - registered March 05. My reason for thinking of selling is that I...
  8. wilko

    RS4 Style Alloys.. right fit, etc...?

    Have been wanting some RS4 style alloys for ages, and found these on ebay.. i no there for a Golf but how different can they be? http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/18-NEW-RS4-ALLOY-WHEELS-RS6-VW-GOLF-WITH-TYRES-495_W0QQitemZ180131644285QQihZ008QQcategoryZ9888QQcmdZViewItem Are they the right fit for no...
  9. wilko

    Which ISP?

    I'm currently with Virgin Media for my phone & broadband, but have cancelled my phone and am going with BT - reason was because I'[m trying to cut my monthly outgoings. Now I have the dilema of who to get my broadband from. I have an Orange Mobile so I thought maybe Orange but that would mean...
  10. wilko

    Concert II CD Eject Issue

    Has anyone had any issues with their Concert II not ejecting CD's? When I press Eject it starts to eject the CD but it's doesn't get all the way out before it pulls it back in. :wtf: Any quick fixes? Or is it a dealer job? I have a service due in 2000 miles so I might just wait. Would they...
  11. wilko

    Anyone on here on the M1 this morning near Nottingham?

    I saw a 54 plate akoya silver a3 this morning on the M1 near J26 south bound. :hi: S-Line but with an S badge on the boot and nothing else. Looked very nice, windows had been tinted in like a silvery tint, look nice - apart from that S badge. Why would you do that? :no: It's so not an S! Was...
  12. wilko

    Top Gear - last night...

    Anyone watch Top Gear last night?? I loved the wheels on the TT they had anyone know what they were and how much and if they do um for my a3 (8P)?
  13. wilko

    Coolant Usage - Oh My God!!!

    Driving to work this morning :racer: and the coolant warning message came up on my DIS. Beeping about 8 times, etc, etc... But then disappeared. And then a mile or two down the road came back on. On arriving at work I checked it, and the level has gone down past the Minimum mark, probably by...
  14. wilko

    Number Plate Light Bulb

    Guys does anyone know what type of bulb is in the number plate light? I have an error on DIS which says it gone but don't have the manual to hand and wanted to get one on the way home from work.
  15. wilko

    Renault World Series (9th & 10 Sept)

    Anyone going to the Renault World Series at Donington Park either tomorrow or Sunday?
  16. wilko

    Window Tinting

    Can anyone recomend a good reliable company that does windows tinting? Since having the loan car I quite fancy some darker windows on the rear of my motor. Nothing too dark just a slight tint. I don't want something that gonna peel off after the sun got at it, etc...
  17. wilko

    Hmmm...?

    I dropped my car off today (http://www.audi-sport.net/vb/showthread.php?t=26842) at the dealers to have my gearbox/clutch/vibrating when pulling off whe cold problem looked at and as my loan car I got a nice 06 plate 2.0 TDI S-line Sportback, with pimped (tint'd) windows, etc, etc...
  18. wilko

    Developing a problem?

    I have been noticing that when my car is cold (as in not driving for several hours - not just cos it's cold outside) and I go to pull away in 1st from a standing start I get a feeling like the front wheels have a little spin or judder or the clutch is slipping or something, and it vibrates like...
  19. wilko

    DIS Fault or Issue (maybe)

    Driving home from work last night and the warning sign for my left break light came on. Which I thought yep ok fine thats simple to sort out, do it later. But then a few minutes later the warning sign for my right break light came on (just before I was about to get on the motorway - great!). So...
  20. wilko

    Bulbs

    I have just purchased some Power Bulbs PowerPlus H7 bulbs to replace my Fog Lights with whiter bulbs and also took advantage of the free W5W's for the side lights. Hopefully I'll get time to fit them next week and take some pics when they are done. You get buy of get one free on the bulbs so...
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