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  1. JGrant1285

    Recently upgraded brakes, slightly concerned

    I recently upgraded my brakes. I got some EBC Grooved discs & a set of greenstuff pads. Now i let these 'bed in'...the instructions said to give around 300 miles i think, and i went easy for around the 700-1,000 miles mark. Now say i'm doing 80mph on the dual carridgway, and comming up to...
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    My Detailing Finally Gets Up And Running

    Well as some of you maybe unaware, ive started doing some weeknight/weekend detailing for either friends or family or people who know people. Gave some business cards out, and my dad gave me a call last night. He's got 2 vehicles that want doing this weekend. The first one is a Convertible...
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    Not A Happy Bunny!!!

    Right basically, here is the email that i have just sent: I'm fecked off at the fact that i have waited over a week for this to arrive, and when it turns up, the thing is wrong. Should i expect them to pay for the postage for me to return this product, and for them to pay for the NEXT-DAY...
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    Chemical Guys Air Freshener 16oz

    Right this is going to be a stupid question: I'm looking at ordering a few differnt scents of the Chemical Guys Air Fresheners. Looking at the bottles, it looks just like a bottle, do these need to be diluted in parts with water? Do they need to be put into another bottle with a...
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    Shafted The Bonnet-Catch/cable!!!

    Right, ive just realised something.... My bonnent wasn't sitting flush with the wings (height difference). When i was cleaning my car, my dads mate was here, i was buzy, and when i walked near him he said "Ive adjusted your bonnet for you". Now at the time i thought it was all well and good...
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    A4 1.9TDI 100bhp booked in on 13th at Jabbasport for remap

    Afternoon folks, Righteo.. Just spoke to Kevin at Jabbasport, my cars now booked in on the 13th for a custom remap. Looking forward to it now. Anyone had their motors chipped at Jabbasport? everyone who has had their motors chipped seem to be happy with the results, so i'm looking forward...
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    Proof of what can happen if a wife or girlfriend drags her husband or boyfriend along

    Proof of what can happen if a wife or girlfriend drags her husband or boyfriend along shopping. This letter was recently sent by Tesco's Head Office to a customer in Oxford: Dear Mrs. Murray, While we thank you for your valued custom and use of the Tesco Loyalty Card, the Manager of...
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    Quite An Active Weekend (56K A-No-No)

    Ok, well all this week ive been longing for something to do (productive) this weekend I had ordered my new Discs & Pads for the front (since they needed replacing anyways) and i knew they were going to be delivered on sat. With this to my knowledge, Friday night came, i just recieved a delivery...
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    Does anybody else offer car valeting/detailing to friends or family?

    Does anybody on here offer car valeting/detailing to friends,family or friends of friends? Not as a primary job, but i mean something over the weekend, maybe to bring in some extra money or in exchange for other things *AHEM*. When i was younger i used to valet my grandads jeep, and my uncles...
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    Warning Symbols

    Hi, Basically i want to know has anyone got a link to a sight that basically shows you all the warning lights that can be displayed, and roughly what they indicate. I know some people are going to say read the manual, but i dont have one and i believe they dont make one for my car (B6 A4...
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    Link for Creative Vision M: to standard headunit

    Hi, I've just ordered a 30GB Creative Vision M: and i would like to know what the best way to link this up to my headunit??? is there a special kit (if there is i can't find one) or is an FM Modulator the best bet??? Any other advice is greatly appreciated!!! Thanks alot!
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    Day off work.....clean the car why not....

    Ok, well i had a day off work, so i thought why not clean the car. Also I ordered some products yesterday from cleanyourcar.co.uk & they arrived at about 10 this morning, super quick delivery!! Right, heres a pic before the wash: Got to work on the interior, which is TOP PRIORITY as...
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    Groaning Noise when applying medium braking????

    Hi All, Well, i noticed this week that when apply 'medium pressure' on the brakes, from about 25mph down to a stop, there is like a deep groaining noise from the brakes on 1.9TDI Sport. I dont think that this noise is comming from the back brakes as i only replaced the pads in august, and we...
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    How to tell if wheels are reps or original Audi?

    Hello all, now i'm wondering i have a set of 19" RS6 wheels (spare ones) and on the inside they have stamped on them "Not O.E.M Reps". Does this mean that they are orignals and not replica's? thanks peeps *thumbs up*
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    Which MP3 Player to go for???????

    Hi all, i've just booked a holiday to the Algarve in June and i need some form of music with me (its a life and death situation). Now i had a Nokia 3250 and it went knackard, leaving me without an MP3 player. I'm not sure what to go for, although i'm steering away from IPOD's of any...
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    Some Advice Please - Previously Sold Car..

    Right ok, well , in April/May of last year, my Dad was selling a Cat D, 53 Plate VW Golf SDI that he had previously bought and repaired. My mum was using it to run about in shopping and to-and-from work (which is local). But they decided that they didnt want that much money sat in a car which...
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    Installing Vibe 10" Sub Help Needed

    Right ok, now i have searched, but i havn't come back with anything that can possibly help me!! I have a 2002 A4, with Concert II head Unit. now in my previous car, i had a VIBE 10" Sub (complete with built-in amp). now i need to buy the cable kit (RCA's, Power Cable, Earth etc etc), which...
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    ABS Fault Light...

    Hey guys!! Right, Ive got an 52 A4 1.9 TDI, and on-board computer is saying there is an ABS fault. Now when i had the rear wheels off i noticed that the rear brake pads and MAJORLY LOW!!!hardly anything left on them. I have the spare pads here, but do you peeps think that that could be the...
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    No Drive in A4 1.9 TDI

    I have recently purchased a Audi A4 1.9 TDI (52 Plate) and it was stolen & recovered with the keys. The 2 front wheels are slightly buckled (indicating that its had some kind of impact). Now i have spoken to Audi UK and have recieved all the service history. Now when sat in the car, you can get...
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    Can Audi suppy me with the service history of a car from the reg?

    Hi there, I'm looking at findin out the service history of a car that i've been bidding on. Its stolen recovered, & done 88k, but i first of all want to know the service history and wether its ever had the cam belt changed or not. Can i ring an audi dealer & give the reg or VIN number, and can...
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