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    2007 A4 B7 2.0 TDI Cabriolet - White Smoke & Flashing Glow Plug Light on start up - Help!

    Hi all, My trusty old 2007 A4 Cabriolet has developed some issues that I'm struggling to get properly diagnosed and I wonder if you kind folks have experienced similar and could shed some light on it for me? Car struggles to start intermittently when cold. Some days its starts instantly, but...
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    High Mileage 2009 2.0 TDI - Would you?

    Hi peeps, With most of my free cash disappearing into the house, I'm looking for a cheap runabout for the next 2-3 years and have seen a high mileage 2009 A5 2.0 TDI Quattro (140k miles) for sale local to me that looks really well. If I get it the car will have an easy life of commuting...
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    Looking at a 2013 B8 2.0 TDIe SE as a cheap runabout....

    Hi there, I'm looking at a 2013 A4 (B8) 2.0 TDIe SE saloon on 100k, local to me as a cheap runabout and I'm wondering if you kind folks could let me know of anything I need to look out for on this model. Are there any issues with this de-tuned (134bhp) version of the 2.0 CR diesel engine...
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    2007 A4 B7 2.0 TDI Cabriolet - Starting Issues

    Hi there, My wife's 2007 Audi A4 B7 2.0 TDI S-Line Cabriolet has recently developed starting issues. Seems to affect the car mostly when completely cold (i.e. first thing on a morning) and the starter turns over fine, but it can take anything up to 30 seconds for the engine to begin to...
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    A6 C6 2.0 TDI CR170 Remap - Anything to look out for?

    Hi there, Lots of very tidy end of the line C6 2.0 TDI 170s out there for peanuts these days. Many with Special Edition or Le Mans spec with lots of kit on them too and it might be well worth getting one as a runaround for the next couple of years. Anyway, with it being quite a big, heavy car...
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    A4 2.0TDI 134bhp/170bhp - Experiences & Results from Remapping?

    Hi there, Looking at a possible change of car in the not too distant future and I quite like the early A4 B8 Black Edition (2011) Avant models that are now going for very reasonable money. There are plenty of lower-powered 134bhp models on offer too for quite a lot less than the 170bhp and...
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    Rear Brake Pads for 2007 Audi A4 (B7) 2.0 TDI Cabriolet - Will These Fit?

    Hi there, My 2007 Audi A4 2.0TDI S-Line Cabriolet needs new rear brake pads and discs and looking on eBay for new ones there seem to be a number of different options for this model year. Are the rear pads and discs on a boggo A4 2.0TDI S-Line saloon or estate different to those on the...
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    Best Cleaner for a Really Dirty A4 Cab Hood?

    Hi there, The canvas hood on my wife's 2007 A4 Cabriolet is beginning to look really filthy (i.e. lots of green patches and in-ground dirt) and my usual washes are now struggling to clean it up. Can anyone recommend any cleaning products that are good at bringing a pretty bad looking black...
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    Anyone recommend a decent set of flicker free LED numberplate lights?

    Hi there, One of my OE rear number plate light fittings has completely corroded to powder leaving the bulb obviously not working at one side. I replaced them the other year with some off eBay that claimed to be error-free but after a week they were both flickering like strobe lights, so I...
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    Part Number Request - Headlamp Switch 2003 Audi A4 Quattro Sport

    Hi there and happy new year to everyone, About 6 months ago I replaced my headlamp switch for one from eBay as the original one was looking very tatty. I looked up the part numbers as much as possible and believed I had the right one for my car, but recently I have noticed that whilst...
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    NSF Foglight Stopped Working - Bulb Okay Though - Any Ideas?

    Hi there, With the darker nights coming and having to drive a lot on dark, country lanes, I've found myself having to use the front foglights on my car to enhance the very poor visibility I get from the OE headlamp set up on my 2003 A4 B6 Saloon. Recently I noticed that the NSF foglamp wasn't...
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    Headlamp & Fog Light Bulb Upgrade that doesn't Require HID Conv or Wiring Upgrades?

    Hi there, With the dark nights setting in I am once again reminded of just how poor the standard headlight and foglights are on my 2003 A4 (B6) Saloon when on the dark country lanes. Trawling the net I can see there are millions of HID bulbs, LED bulbs and other Halogen ones that claim to...
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    Low Oil Light but Oil Seems Fine?! Help Please!

    Hi there, Strange thing happened at the weekend as I drove my 2003 Audi A4 1.9 TDi PD130 Quattro Sport down to London from Leeds. Car drove fine but roughly 100 miles into the journey I was greeted by a warning bleep and a low oil warning on the electronic display (yellow oil can) :think: The...
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    Excessive Diesel Smoke on Start-Up?

    Hi there, I've noticed over the last 6 months or so that my 2003 A4 1.9TDi PD130 Quattro Sport seems to blow out an increasing amount of black smoke on start up and now the colder mornings have arrived it lingers more than ever. The car is standard apart from a blanked off EGR valve and has...
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    Major Oil Problem on 2.0T Quattro (211) - Help Please??!

    Hi peeps, My brother in law has a (****** gorgeous) A5 2.0T Quattro (211) Coupe on an 09 plate with 40k miles on the clock and its been trouble free and great for the 12 months that he has owned it. A couple of weeks ago the car started losing oil and very soon various warning lights appeared...
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    Major Oil Problem on 2.0T Quattro - Help Please!?

    Hi peeps, My brother in law has a (****** gorgeous) A5 2.0T Quattro (211) Coupe on an 09 plate with 40k miles on the clock and its been trouble free and great for the 12 months that he has owned it. A couple of weeks ago the car started losing oil and very soon various warning lights appeared...
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    How Do You Fit Resistor Kits to LED Bulbs?

    Seen some LED bulb kits on eBay for the A4 B6 & B7 that can be fitted to stop errors. Basically a resistor mounted to a wire. I'm just curious how you actually fit them. Could anyone shed any light on this or post up some pics of them fitted? J:)
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    Rejuvenating the Chrome Window Surrounds - Any Decent Tips on How to do this?

    Hi all, The chrome window surrounds on my A4 are looking a little tired these days. Does anyone know of any useful tips on how I could possibly rejuvenate them to get them back to being all shiny and er, chromey? ...or do I just need to think about replacing them (if that's possible)? J:)
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    Anyone fitted full LED rear bulbs on their B6? How does it look? Any issues etc?

    Hi there, I'm thinking of ordering some LED rear bulbs for my car seeing as it doesn't appear to have any sort of bulb sensing/canbus setup fitted. I'm thinking of swapping out my (gone white) indicator bulbs, the brake bulbs and the rear lamps. Has anyone on here done this? If so, what...
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    Looking to get a touch up paint kit - Any idea what colour blue my car is?

    I've been looking at the numerous touch-up pen paint kits on eBay lately to try and sort out a few minor stonechips on my car but I've no idea what colour blue my car is. Its a 2003 A4 B6 Quattro Sport in the pretty common metallic blue colour. I seem to remember a mate of mine having a 2003...
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