Hmm i thought id chip in here. Seeing at one point i had 4 of these feckers on my driveway and an 8N1 TT Roadster! My god they have some common traights of failings. As people have mentioned corrossion points:
Top of Roof gutters either side
Trailing front wheel arch area
Lower door panels...
Yes quick update i had to send off a sample in the end. So i folded out the single rear seat removed and found the trim tucks right under the metal bars, here you can trim out a small 1cm square section if needed to send away without it being obvious at all you've done so.
Having 500ml of my...
Anyone help out here still looking!
I have discovered N1U - Silk leather Nappa
Found it here
But i don't know what the AF means im guessing its the colour. However i don't know the actual colour chart used...
Ok just to update this thread i fixed my issue in the end! I will start with the fix first. It was a bad connection in the rear connector behind the battery which takes i think about 3 feeds from the battery away to the likes of the electronic water pump and other internals, included there was...
Thanks an update. I was asked to check the 4 pins on the abs pump connector with a bulb. The two pairs worked fine with a low current bulb. However, the company who repaired my pump said no test them with a H4 bulb. I did and only one pair worked. The other pair wouldn't power the bulb!
Ok im really at wits end here.
I sent off my pump that had below
Had it repaired and sent back. Fitted it and same error below. Ive replaced all 3 green fuses under bonnet cleaned all connectors. Anyone suggest anything?
VCDS Version: Release 18.2.0 (x64)...
OK just to add here ive read there are bleed nipples on the master cylinder also, im going to try them today too. That's if i haven't set fire to the car in the meantime.
"i have experienced the past few times that even...
OK this is a fking pain in the **** honeslty im sick to the back teeth of this c un ting car!!!
I used to love S3's my black and red ones have been perfect ive had two blue ones now and they've both been attention whore *******.
Ive fixed so much on this car i dont like to be beaten.
Had an issue with my abs pump bought 2nd hand one same part no different revision at end.
Fitted it soon as I drive up road over say 15mph abs light comes on.
I checked code says 01276 signal outside tolerance.
Chatted with supplier who mentioned it needs coding to work? Anyone help here please ?
Ok so tonight i went through all the small fuses, unplugging them replugging. Tried my scanner again and it worked! Managed to pull off 3 error codes for engine, one seems to be referring to crankshaft sensor. Anyway i selected clear and arghh unable to communicate again. Tried pulling all same...
Just to add my ABS light is on. Read some interesting comments here about ABS issues and stereo issues both with ground and reading OBD