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    Window squealing?

    after a few weeks***
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    Window squealing?

    both of mine use to make a terrible noise, going up or down the noise was rather annoying. I got my machanic to service my car and he sprayed some lube down there, after a week few the noise disappeared
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    S5 Rear Rattle

    in that case thats different to the issue I had. When I came off the throttle it sounded like an exhaust clamp was loose and I had a kind of metal on metal sound. Turns out my propshaft bearing was knackered.
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    S5 questions

    my V8 has 76k miles and it still pulls like a beast
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    S5 Rear Rattle

    is it when you come off the throttle, or does it do it all the time?
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    Car not starting, help please?

    thanks mate, seems I'm better off buying a ctek first and charge it, that way i dont have to mess around with taking it out and having the possibility of the MMI system not working.
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    Car not starting, help please?

    one other questtoon, if the battery does need replacing, is it just a straight swap of old with new or does it require more technical stuff to allow all the MMI and stuck to still work?
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    Car not starting, help please?

    thnaks mate, appreciate it
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    Car not starting, help please?

    Unfortunately I dont have a multimeter, but I may have a friend who does, so Ill go down that route first. thanks for your input Cav1, very helpful. NHN - having looked at that link, from the audi option it only states S3 S4 S6 and S8 but no S5, is the S4 battery the same then?
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    Car not starting, help please?

    Thanks for your prompt reply NHN. Are the batteries genuinely good then, so a recharge should solve my issue? Other than Ebay, where can I get one of these charges from (I’m from London)? Also, I had a quick look under the bonnet yesterday but couldn’t see the battery, where about is it?
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    Car not starting, help please?

    Hi All, I've got an issue with my car, now I've never had this issue before so just wanted some advice before I go to the dealership. I haven’t drove my car for about 2 weeks and yesterday when I started it all was good. Then I got to the petrol garage to get some petrol. When i got back...
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    propshaft bearing for S5 v8

    can anyone give any feedback?
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    propshaft bearing for S5 v8

    Hi All, Have any of you had to replace this? if so, how much did it cost you and at what mileage (mine has done 76k) When I'm driving it sounds like I have an exhaust clamp loose and the noise is horrible. Anyway my mechanic is fixing this on Wednesday but wanted to know what others have done...
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    5V spoke or Rotor for RS5

    personally Id have the rotors, I think they look so much better, but thats my opinion
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    Full Lock - "Clunk" on Facelift

    yeah your right mate, when you buy an Audi you dont really expect crap like this but I suppose its not the end of the world. Still love the car though ;-)
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    Full Lock - "Clunk" on Facelift

    I have an 08 S5 v8 and when I reverse on full lock and get a similar judder, only does it in reverse really and when I asked my mechanic (he worked for audi for years) he also said most A5's do this?? Anyone else had similar issues?
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    For The V8 Owners Be It Rs5/s5

    I heard a milltek on an S5 and they sounds lovely. Still quiet when cruising but a nice slightly louder tone when flooring it
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    For The V8 Owners Be It Rs5/s5

    I love my s5 v8 however if you like to put your foot down, then expect to use some fuel ;-)
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    Very Strange Noise From Car? S5 V8

    apparently its my propshaft bearings that are causing the noise. On the plus side I've had a full service and the car is running so much better now and even a little more responsive. Waiting for a quote on the shaft so I hope it isnt too much. going to get the current one refurb
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    Very Strange Noise From Car? S5 V8

    My mechanic is lookintg at it now, hopefully it's just a loose heat shield and not diff related as that will be coming out of my pocket....
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