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    HELP! CAPA V6 3.0tdi DPF Sensor Question....

    Hi, sorry i'm having a bit of a senior moment! Can someone enlighten me if the smaller pipe on the DPF sensor is supposed to be connected to anything (other than a short bit of tube that goes nowhere, as shown in picture)? I thought it was just a free air open pipe, but now i'm wondering if...
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    6-speed Audi A5 3.0TDi Transmission Loss %?

    btw im looking to convert ATW power to ATF.
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    6-speed Audi A5 3.0TDi Transmission Loss %?

    Does anyone know a rough figure for the amount of transmission loss in the manual 6-speed Audi A5 3.0TDi? Thanks,
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    EGR Valve question, able to clean without draining coolant?

    Just feeding back my experience with this in case someone else finds it useful. As soon as i removed the bolts for the EGR valve, the coolant ran out (well everything that was in the top part anyway. After removing the bolts I also became aware that its impossible to remove the EGR valve without...
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    Swirl Flap Failure, has the worst ever happened?

    yes i can imagine, not much is cheap from Audi!
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    EGR Valve question, able to clean without draining coolant?

    ok thanks @bobby singh. do you know what that third hole for on the mounting?
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    Swirl Flap Failure, has the worst ever happened?

    That's good to know. So I've no need to worry about replacing them anytime soon then. Ive made mine work as follows, very crude but it's doing the job and cost nothing. No fault codes recorded since doing it.
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    EGR Valve question, able to clean without draining coolant?

    My EGR valve has been putting the car into limp mode, so for the last year or so I have just unplugged it and although the MIL is on, the car isn't in limp mode anymore. Its a B8 3.0tdi (CAPA) engine. I would assume it needs cleaning, but looking at the procedure, it says the coolant need to be...
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    Swirl Flap Failure, has the worst ever happened?

    We all know the swirl flaps can cause problems because the links get worn and the servo cant initialise within the correct limits, which most people repair by simply replacing the links (I opted for another approach of a bit of copper wire for one side and a small metal plate for the other). But...