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    oil filter breather pipe gone.

    come on guys n girlies, i need some big time HELP here , pi**in in the wind throwing money at stupid pipes that just keep breaking, would putting the bolt in the ends of these pipes have done any damage and do anything to the oil pressure because when i start the car from cold no oil is...
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    oil filter breather pipe gone.

    hi, well yesterday that pipe that goes from the filter housing to the round puck broke 5 times. I was stuck no audi garages near by , so i found a toyota dealership, ye took the the pish out of me for owning such a bad made car, they told me to get a toyota haha they did give me 2x bolts and...
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    New track-rod ends.

    Haha very good, that way it is.
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    New track-rod ends.

    ah ok , thanks just wanted to make sure as my driver side was that worn, a few more miles and i think it would of popped off and maybe made me crash. I am glad its fixed though it was a nightmare trying to keep the car straight.
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    New track-rod ends.

    hey, does anybody know which way up they should be? mine were hanging with the bolt on the top, but common sense suggests otherwise. i.e resting on top with bolt underneath . also the car is now silent on any bump and the tracking is sorted, the causes i was told by audi and a few tuners...
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    What bushes to tighten things up

    i had mine tracked just to makes sure, the guy who fitted the rear bushes got the rear aligned better than before just by eye so didn't have get it aligned but did just to make sure. Mine was put on a hunter wheel alignment machine and couldn't get the rear to match so had to compromise. Now...
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    What bushes to tighten things up

    Ok , il av to get the TT one s then as they look identical to the rear ones i had fitted , i just bought the powerflex ones erm by mistake by the looks of things.
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    What bushes to tighten things up

    hi , why do you advise using the tt bushes?
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    few little issuse

    my car wont start til second go spluttering into life(it don't do it once warm) , its always started first time, found yesterday that the pcv pipe from the block upto that accumulator puck?, has completely severed itself looks like someone had used plumbing fittings inside of the pipe it was...
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    Audi s3 FUEL Smell ??

    yea mate that's the one. I managed to cut both ends off that pipe and its still usable just a pig to put back on i had to heat the pipe up with a lighter away from the car. Thanks for the info man.
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    Audi s3 FUEL Smell ??

    anyone know what the triangle shape box is and what it does, which is connected to the carbon canister mine is in pieces lol and pipe split too
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    Gearbox and clutch getting done today, now i feel lost haha

    Thats good done in the end, does it idle any different with solid flywheel?.
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    Transfer box rear oil seal

    fingers crossed for ya. mine lost 50 ml of oil since xmas, i top up the 50 ml and i have gears again , don't know why.Its pain in the a**
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    Transfer box rear oil seal

    `sounds like you had fun with both jobs . :) i think i'l carry on with your option no 5, for a bit longer , am broke. good luck.
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    Transfer box rear oil seal

    how easy is it to get the transfer box out then?, my seal has gone, and the smell sometimes is very nice coming throu then vents.
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    Quick Question,

    thats good news then its getting cheaper by the day, thanks for the info
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    Quick Question,

    The thing the trailing arm sits in, its a big square with 4 bolts in i don't no what its called and can't find it either. thanks man
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    Quick Question,

    My car was looked at by ex audi mechanic, and we narrowed the handling issues down to the rear trail arm bushes and possibly the 'carrier'? with 4 bolts in , both arms move quite freely with prybar you can see it in the wheels and arm, is it a big job replacing the bushes and the carrier, the...
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    took car to tire fitter, for wheel bearing and cv boot . not good

    if anyones interested i got vredestein ultrac vorti r tyres fitted as audi wanted 246 euros per tyre for conti's or something else i can't remeber what they were. These i got come to just under 250 euros for 2, the car feels planted compared to what were on but i don't no how long they will...