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  1. vince, A3 turbo

    Batterys flat, help please

    I've just got to my car after a day at work, to find a dead battery, got jumped and home and now looking for a good but small battery I want to move the battery to the boot or behind passenger seat if I can get one small enough, Is any one using a small battery and were is a good place to...
  2. vince, A3 turbo

    Exhaust question??

    Alright guys this might be a stupid question but does a 20v turbo engine need back pressure to run correctly ? I recently removed my centre box and really happy as it's still quiet and car feels like it pulls harder at lower revs, im going to do 3" downpipe and decat ( might go straight...
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    Immobiliser problem

    Alright Guys I've always had a problem with my car were the immobiliser light flashes and engine will start and then cut out, it's bin annoying but A few turns of the key later it's always bin useable,how ever the last couple of days it's bin taking 20 mins to get going, Can I just replace...
  4. vince, A3 turbo

    Door Randomly opens on it's own :/

    Alright guys I stripped my car out last week and when I was hiding my cables and other bits I disconnected the central locking lines near the boot lock, I locked the door before reconnecting the lines and the pump didn't stop so I left the car unlocked, next day I connected it all back...
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    Is it normal to have one rear light out? Are they on differant fuses? Like some safety thing so you can always have one if a fuse goes ?
  6. vince, A3 turbo

    Lights out :(

    Hi guys Ive got a silly problem Rear side lights arnt working and neither is the ash tray light Any ideas what fuse may have gone? Cheers vince
  7. vince, A3 turbo

    Briaded lines, fluid change, s3 312mm set up

    Alright guys I'm upgrading to a s3 break set up this week with braided lines, I want to change the break fluid rather then topping it up after I've done the lines as it's old so I'm guessing new will be better and boil at a Higher temp?? I Was wondering if any one knew how much fluid I...
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    Alright guys I've recently had my car mapped and I can't put the power down. so I was wondering what tires u guys use and Recommend, Cheers
  9. vince, A3 turbo

    Inlet manifold?

    Hi guys Was wondering if any one know or can suggest a good inlet manifold to use on the 2.0 tfsi (s3) engine? I done a quick search but couldn't really find much, Thanks
  10. vince, A3 turbo

    Rocker cover Breather

    Hi guys Has any one put a breather on the rocker cover? I've seen a seat with it so was wondering if it's worth doing? I've had a look at mine and I don't quite no how I would do it as the 19mm hose turns 90 degrees then attaches to a metal tube, Any advice would be appreciated...
  11. vince, A3 turbo

    Moving battery ??

    Alright guys I need to move my battery to the boot but want to make sure I have the right idea before I start Do u just extend the + to the boot and hide it under carpet then just earth the - to The boot floor? Thanks alot Vince
  12. vince, A3 turbo

    Immobiliser problem

    Hi guys as title says I have a problem with my immobiliser. When turning the key the immobiliser light flashes up and is supposed to stay off after that, mine does This sometimes and when it does the car starts and drives fine, But sometimes it flashes on and off, when it's doing this it will...
  13. vince, A3 turbo

    Limited slip diff??

    Alright guys Has any one put a LSD into there Front wheel drive a3 turbo? Cheers, vince
  14. vince, A3 turbo

    What's caused my cv joint to collapse ??

    Alright guys, whilst driving earlier I my Car suddenly started to knock it's tits off and my steering was getting thrown about like mad, first of all I thought my wheel was falling off haha. Any way I got home and had a look and noticed my cv joint had some play in it so I'm guessing it's that...
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    Clutch question? What are u running?

    Alright guys my biting point has become higher so I'm guessing my clutch is on it's way out again. I replaced it 7 months ago and also fitted a solid fly wheel it was a great improvement but I've heard I can get it lightened? Is this true and what are the benefits? And what clutch are you...
  16. vince, A3 turbo

    Boost controller??

    Hi guys i was woundering if any one was running a manual boost controller? I've bin told as standard I'm only running 8 psi so i was wondering if u can get a boost controller and take it to 12 psi? Has any one done this and What boost can I run with standard fueling?? Or can I adjust the...
  17. vince, A3 turbo

    Boaty steering :S

    Hi guys I've had some play in my steering for a while now so recently done track rod ends and lower ball joints so now when it's jacked up there is no play up and down or side to side.. But steering is still boaty, I remember reading about an adjustable steering rack? Does my car have one and if...
  18. vince, A3 turbo

    Dv question, silly?

    Alright guys I'm moving my dv to the Intercooler cold side coz it's a bit squished and not happy with the current Intercooler hot side pipe work coz I think the hose is collapsing so ordering the parts I need but does the 25 mm hose from dv to hot side have to be near the turbo or car I cut and...
  19. vince, A3 turbo

    Dv relocation problem,

    Alright lads I fitted a fmic last weekend but the spout off the hot side pipe to the dv is to close to the dv so I cut the standard pipe and made it fit but it's collapsing because it has to bend to tight, soo I want to put my dv on the cold side so I brought a 2" Ali tube with a 25mm spout and...
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    Will theses fit my AGU?

    Alright lady I'm getting some bits together for a ko4 conversion, k Just making sure theses bits will t Fit befor I buy them. My engine code is agu, cheers Re: injectors and fpr and other parts for k04 conversion i will list the parts i have below K04 manifold from AMK S3(small hair...