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    Heated Wing Mirrors - Don't think they are working

    Hi, Does anyone know of some simple checks I can do to check why my heated wing mirrors are not working? I am 99% certain that last year they worked as I recall seeing the steam coming off as the ice melted. With the recent cold weather, I noticed the mirrors were not heating and I was having...
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    Toying with the idea of an Exhaust upgrade - Any recommendations?

    Hi All, I may only have a V6 TDI but it does sound good when you give it some welly... so it got me thinking that a more free flowing exhaust system would help make it sound even better. I noticed Audi do a sports exhaust kit but from my understanding the Active Sound kit is more of an...
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    Toying with the idea of an Exhaust upgrade - Any recommendations?

    Hi All, I may only have a V6 TDI but it does sound good when you give it some welly... so it got me thinking that a more free flowing exhaust system would help make it sound even better. I noticed Audi do a sports exhaust kit but from my understanding the Active Sound kit is more of an...
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    Updating SD Card based Sat Nav (RMC / A7)

    Hi All, My 2011 Sat Nav map is really starting to show its age, it struggles to find newer locations around London and further afield. An Audi dealership quoted me around £280 to update the Sat Nav. Could someone please let me know the part number of the SD card so I can setup an alert on...
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    Tyre recommendations for A7

    Hi All, As per the title - I have a 2011 3.0TDi A7 and would like to know if anyone can recommend a good set of tyres for the car? Thank you
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    Top Gear Halloween Pumpkin Templates

    Happy Halloween!!! Just spotted these on theTop Gear site for anyone who feels a bit creative. Template 1 Template 2 Template 3
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    Replacement Service Book - Build Sticker...

    Hi All, I have a misprint in my service book, whereby the front build sheet sticker starts of with my VIN number / Car Model and then appears to have been stuck in the printer, it contiunes with the VIN/Spec of an Audi A6 instead. Is it possible to get the sticker reprinted for the service...
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    Which car shampoo/wax is safe to use wih the chrome work?

    Hi All, Just wondering what products you all use to wash your car(s) and also also which ones are safe to use on the chrome. I really do not want to end up with the 'milky' chrome on my newish car. Cheers :)
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    Proud new owner of an A7

    Just thought I would say Hi as I have returned back to Audi-Sport... I once had an A4, I decided to change for a VW Golf as I was not using the car much but within 5 months I just had to get an Audi back... here she is: I've got a couple of questions regarding the navigation/system...
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    Any ideas on what a DPF delete, New Exhaust and Custom Map should cost?

    Hi All, I am thinking about giving my car a bit more power and have had a quote to build a custom stainless steel exhaust system from the turbo-back, therefore deleting the DPF as well, followed up by a custom remap. Does anyone have an idea of how much this should cost on average? Thanking...
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    Parking Sensor repair question

    Hi, Does anyone know how much a garage should be charging to repair a front parking sensor? I have been quoted £450 for 1 sensor, 1 clip and the labour. Is it me or is that price a little over the top? Thanks
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    Is it worth £10k...

    Hi everybody, I am trying to work out how much I can get for my car if I decide to sell it. The usual online used car sites have such a varied range (£6,500 - £11,000+) that I can't decide on a realistic sale price. All the details and pics are shared here: http://sdrv.ms/18xseZO Look forward...
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    UV Shades or Window Tints???

    I'm really tempted to get a set of these UV window blinds/shades but I can't decided if Window Tints will look smarter. Does anyone have these shades fitted to their car? I have searched and found a few interior pictures but would like to know how they look from the outside.
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    fault code help

    Hi All, I ran a full scan on my car and received a few faults, could someone please take a look at them and let me know what may need fixing... Navigation Address 37: Navigation Labels: 8E0-035-192-RNSE.lbl Part No SW: 8E0 035 192 T HW: 8E0 035 192 T Component: RNS-E...
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    Question about adding a Sub and Amp to RNS-e with Bose...

    Hi All, I have a 15" Kicker L7 Sub and a Directed 2400 Amp knocking around at home from a previous car. I thought I could fight the temptation of adding a sub to my car but its starting to get the upper hand... I would like to know if anyone can point me to some good and clear How-To's with...
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    Brake pad warning light reset?

    Hi All, Does anyone know if the brake pad warning light can be reset from the dashboard or if it needs to be done over VAGCOM? I had my tyres changes a couple of weeks back and then a few days later I ended up with an intermittant brake warning light on the DIS. It goes if I turn the engine...
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    Personalised Number Plates

    Hi there, I have been trying to find out some information about personal number plates but the DVLA site is worded a little to fiddly for me to understand. I am in the process of filling out the form to add a private plate to my car. I am trying to find out what happens to my original...
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    S-Line Suspension vs Bilstein B12 or similar...

    Hi all, Does anyone have experience of running a Bilstein B12 Pro Kit or something similar??? I am thinking about upgrading my S-Line suspension to something a little better. Partly for the better handling and lower stance of the car and mainly because I think my shocks are on their way out...
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    TDi + Bluefin = :-)

    Just thought I would write up this post to give Bluefin a big thumbs up... I decided to go for a Bluefin remap on my 2.0TDi (140PD) and I have to say I am very impressed. I ordered the ECU Flasher yesterday, it arrived today and within an hour I had uploaded my original map and downloaded a...
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    Quote for Engine Bay cover kit

    Hi, Please could you quote me a price (inc VAT and P&P) for the following parts: PAS Header Washer Bottle Cover 1 x 8E0 103 927 F 1 x N105 538 01 1 x 078 129 734 A 2 x 078 129 669 1 x 8E0 103 541 Air Intake and Air-Con Hose Cover 1 x 8H0 103 928 Plenum Chamber & Battery Cover 1 x 8E2 819...
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