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  1. Jiny_P

    no central locking

    Hi Guys, Wondering if someone could me, i am trying to fit the repair kit. I have managed to take the pump out and almost apart but i can not seem to get the motor out of the casing?? can someone please let me know how the motor comes out also is there a guide anywhere on how to fit the kit...
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    Help engine light!

    Thanks for the responses guys.. The engine sounded a bit lumbpy when the power cut out but when the car came to a stand still it sounded fine on idle but the car just didnt want to pull of? So i called the AA and buy the time they arrived the car was sort of ok again the light had gone of but on...
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    Help engine light!

    Hi i am having the same problem, i have noticed like a boost leak sound and the other day i was driving and the power totaly cut out but the engine was still running and i had to role to the side of the road, the car idles fine but wouldnt move, after half hour it was ok had power again but...
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    Congrats Faz... Taking it to a whole different level... Good to see S3 FLX on it to smashing it mate...
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    Diff problem?

    Hi I sort of had the same problem with my 2000 S3, except with mine when i used to turn right or left i used to get a knocking noise and sounded like it was coming from the back? and when it used to knock it felt like it was catching on something but in a straight line it was ok, but before...
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    S3 problems maybe the diff not sure??

    sorry if i sound thick wot is ARB??
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    S3 problems maybe the diff not sure??

    Was driving S3 a couple of weeks ago and all of a sudden the car starts knocking only when its turning though doesnt seem to happen in a straight line and also sounds like its coming from the back? doesnt seem to have lost power but when it starts knocking it also feels like its catching on...
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    Hanging a plasma

    Hi I want to hang a plasma up but the problem is my house is a newish one and has not got solid walls instead has got plasterboard walls, i was wondering has any one managed to hang one up with this problem?? I spoke to a builder and he said they would have to put beams in the walls. Any...
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    Need VAG-COM In bedfordshire luton?

    Hi I have got a couple lights on in my S3 the ABS & ESP lights, is there any1 in bedfordshire Luton with the machine who can give me a diagnosis please. Thanks
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    Hi The exact same thing happened to me in my S3 i lost 1st and 2nd gear just like that no noise, i had to have a new gearbox fitted costed me just under a grand for a new gearbox and labour, also the same thing happened to my mates S3 few months after! both S3s were 2001s with about 60k on...
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    ABS & ESP Lights Staying On

    Hi both these lights have come on and are staying on constantly in the dash display, does anyone know what the problem could be?? Thanks
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    Air Leak

    Hi thanks for all the help, the cars sorted now found it to be one of the intercooler pipes had come off luckly! Sorted Thanks
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    Air Leak

    Hi I have got a problem with my S3, when i accelerate and the turbo comes in i get a fairly loud air leak noise and no power? i have taken it to a garage and they could not find any split pipes, but i doubt if the garage had a proper look? i was wondering if anyone else has had this problem...
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    Power steering ploblems..

    Hi I bought an S3 couple months ago and about a week later one of the power steering pipes split and all the oil came out, got the pipe replaced then a week later the power steering was not workin properly, the steering would go heavy but if i reved the car then the steering would go lighter...
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    Replacing mirror covers

    thanx mate managed to do the mirrors couldnt have done it with out the link, sorted.
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    Replacing mirror covers

    Thanx mate nah they are in azure blue i think it is?
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    Replacing mirror covers

    Hi i want to take my mirror covers of my S3 but not sure how to? ive read i gota take the glass out first then theres some screws behind there? but when i try to take the glass out it feels like i might break it if I pull it anymore? is there any special way to take the glass out? thanx
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    RS4 wheels

    nah thats cool mate thanx for the replies much appreciated
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    RS4 wheels

    because they are kurbed really bad thought mite be easier to buy one on its own? has any one had theirs repaired? in the same finish?
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    RS4 wheels

    No they not of a RS4 but they look the same, wot i meant is that they are original audi alloys not the replicas ones, so S3's has the same fitments as a TT? thanx