Funny what you say about stray radio signals.
I have a similar set up to you, i.e audi alarm and a clifford.
On a few occasions I thought the clifford wasn't working properly when I tried to arm/disarm it.
It would seem that if (when I'm in a hurry) and I've got my hands full of...
I'd check with an Ohmmeter mate. Also while you have the mirror out you could check that the power is getting through using a voltmeter.
It is a common fault on lots of audis.
Funny you should mention it actually, mine weren't working this morning either (both)
I had the ones done on my old...
Did I say viscous coupling? .... I meant torsen diff (honest!!)
Well you learn something everyday. Thanks Mutley.
It's (the torsen diff) certainly quite mechanical inside, so I guess it could have made the banging noise originally described
No I'm using the freeby too, but I'm not stingy, just broke!!
The logging works fine for me, but I suspect my laptop is of a slightly lower spec than yours!! (486 DX33 20Meg ram running win 95)
Get one off e-bay, they go for about £50 or less.
Wow 5000rpm then dump the clutch!!
You must be brave.... or silly
Does the car still work ok?
I thought the centre diff was just a fluid coupling (like a torque converter on an auto) so I can't imagine there would be much in it to make a banging noise.
Have you tried running VAG COM to see...