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    Tracking our new RS3?

    Now some of us have our order numbers is there a way to track it without asking Audi chat? I know with my current car I could login and add it and we can track it from there but I can't see that option anymore; and I did see on the tracking thread it says the system is down.
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    New RS3 - Preview Video

    I made a video on the details I picked out on the new RS3 8Y previewed yesterday.
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    New RS3 8Y Design Details

    Today Audi sneak previewed the new RS3 Saloon and Sportback 8Y as you have seen already. I downloaded the full 28MB image and cropped it and added some notes (attached). This is what I saw: Wide front wheel arches with vent behind them (as can be seen on rear of saloon) Wide rear aches...
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    Facelift A4 Facelift Review - YouTube

    I have a YouTube channel about Cars and Tech and made a review on the A4 Facelift Saloon Black Edition model so please check it out! I also have a video on the infotainment system currently being edited which will be out soon! There are videos on different Audi models as well - and depending on...
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    Facelift Servicing & Additional Work Schedule

    I am a bit annoyed here because I have booked my car in for an MOT which is fine; but I was having a look at the servicing schedule and I saw that at 3 years the Haldex system is meant to have an oil change. Now my problem is this: - My car was last serviced at around 48,000 miles going off...
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    Oil Level on Dispstick? Not clear!

    I am a bit stuck checking my oil level of my engine. I have checked the oil level many times before but I am a bit confused this time. When I pull the dipstick out and clean it and put it back in there is NO obvious line. However the area where the markings is has oil on it but not a lot...
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    Facelift Stay Audi or go to Merc/BMW?

    I have a fantastic 2018 RS3 Saloon which I love but I have one left on my PCP this week and it is coming time to think about a change. I have a YouTube channel called Tech in the Car that I started 8 months ago with a somewhat shaky video on the infotainment system on the RS3. Now I have over...
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    Courtesy car slow puncture repair?

    I have had an A4 for about a week while my car is being sorted under warranty and I had a few tyre pressure warning that I reset after looking at the tyres and seeing nothing going on. The warnings would come and go after resetting for a day or so. I just topped up the pressure on the tyre...
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    Facelift Sunroof Service? What!?

    Back at the start of 2019 I had my sunroof replaced under warranty (I am sure there are posts on this in the forum as well). They had my car for over 2 months and I wasn’t happy it took them so long. Eventually after about a month it started making noises again - on this brand new sunroof - I...
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    Personalised plate & original drivable?

    I am driving into central london today and I checked my personalised plate on the TFL site. It says My RS3 is over the ULEZ emissions standard which I am sure is wrong however my original plate isn’t ULEZ chargeable. It seems to me therefore rather than pay extra and have to get a refund...
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    Cars for YouTube Videos

    I started a channel on YouTube called Tech in the Car. I have only been making videos a week - and I had no presence before but I have now had over 1,000 views and I hope to grow more over the coming weeks and months. https://youtube.com/channel/UC_cVUfgPGVvDvqmiEtli0yA I would love to make...
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    Video on Tech in the Car on RS3 Tech

    I made a video on YouTube about the tech in my RS3. Would appreciate feedback! I am planning to do a lot more videos on all different cars as well as tech when lockdown is eased.
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    New A3 with fingerprint recognition

    uk.audi.com/APW777LX Just configured a new Audi A3 and it says central locking with fingerprint. I've included screenshots below I don't know if anyone knows what this is about other than the obvious suggestion from the name. Sent from my TAH-N29m using Tapatalk
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    Metal RS4/6 Paddle Shifters

    I have found the new metal paddle shifters online in the US: https://europrice.us/audi?cat=438&p=3 They will fit the RS3 - maybe someone can find a UK or EU price... but this is a much cooler upgrade than those annoying metal add on bits. Not sure how easy they are to fit. Edit: Part Number...
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    New 2020 A3 - S3 with 333BHP

    Launched today 3rd March 2020 - Looks very interesting. Totally new interior. S3 with 333BHP which makes me wonder if the RS3 may have 444BHP? Just like the old RS4 (but no RS3 announced today).
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    Occasional rough idle?

    I have noticed recently that my car is slightly shaking occasionally when idling and not being driven so it isn't a smooth idle. I don't recall it doing that before. I recently had an Independent change my sparks plugs and I am wondering if its relating to that? However I'm also not sure if...
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    Battery Fault?

    Over the last few days I’ve noticed slightly odd behaviour from my lights - they don’t always turn on when I unlock the car and also the internal light hasn’t been turning on when I open the door. I wasn’t sure what was going on until just now I got a low battery warning come up - never seen...
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    Service Schedule form - Audi USA

    I don’t know if anyone else has posted this - I just found it. Could be useful if not already shared.
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    No 40K service warning?

    My car is currently on 43K miles. I know it’s time for a gearbox and haldex oil change and spark plugs and a few other bits. What I find strange is that they car hasn’t come up and told me it needs a service. This is based on some very late emails from Audi telling me that gearbox oil change...
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    Belt change?

    Having heard of various Audi belts breaking I am wondering when the RS3 needs changing? Also I don’t know which belt I am talking about lol...
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