I thought this was normal, every diesel car I have driven has done this. I have the 1.6L TDI and it does this, I also used to drive a 2L BMW and that did the same. I only noticed it since I've drove a petrol car for the past 2 years.
Europarts do normal discs and brakes as well as performance ones. Also, they have different sizes that will fit your car. I think 312mm is the largest and 248mm is the smallest. Can't remember the exact numbers but it's all on euro website :)
I looked at buying the brembo max discs, they are...
Lord, here is a list of tweaks that can be done with an A5:
Depending on your exact model, will limit which coding that can be carried out. E.g. "Disable Key warning" is only for keyless A5's.
Go through the list...
I sometimes drive short distances, it can't be helped.
To help with the DPF I used "Wynn's Diesel Particulate Filter Cleaner" can be found here: Halfords
Once or twice a year I will add this to the fuel tank. There will be people on the forum that swear by additives and others that just think...
If your wife is only going to be driving short distances like door to door then I would suggest the petrol version. This is because a build up of carbon will occur with the diesel.
My A1 is diesel and the first day I picked it up, it went into limp mode! Turns out the EGR valve needed replacing...
This is my first forum post! Just recently got my first Audi! :D
Before I picked it up I was browsing these forums for inspiration!
Here is my car when I first picked it up:
After my first week I decided to get the windows tinted.
Now onto the VCDS coding :) I used the VCDS Map...