hi all been a while im always reading posts barely write now but i have an issue with s3 to get it into first i have to push gear lever all the way to left then firward into first to select first before it was just left enough and then forward like smooth, all rest of gears are fine,
hi all not posted for a while but having issues with my S3 8p tuner says my cam belt is out approx a tooth it was done 2000 miles ago so im abit annoyed as i went for remap and couldnt get it done due to it being out, got image of vcds scan below please can someone help me its goong back to...
hi all its been a while since ive posted on here, im always reading the posts etc though, after a downward spiral after selling ym beloved air rided a3 i had s3 golf gti ed30 - k1 cupra and a dsg S3 which had issues now i have a 2009 s3
It has a rattle on startup as iv something is grinding /...
Hi all its been a while I left the audi seen for bmw lol but i want to come back
Going to go see an S3 sportback today but its got a few issues hopefully minor,
1. S tronic gearbox clutch is slipping in 4th gear and 5th gear at 3000rpm
2. TTRS LPFP is overheating at 120mph current owner...
finally got another S3
Mods it had:
New PCV valve
R8 coil pack with uprated spark plugs
Mods i want to do:
New dipstick as this one is broken
Bigger intercooler (already got one in garage)
Uprated hpfp (already got one)
RS4 fuel return valve
Runner flap delete
hi everyone ive been gone for a while but im back lol and in need of advice
I want an S3 again that i can keep and not sell ever again preferably a manual preferably ive seen a couple 2009 fully loaded sunroof etc but its on 92k miles it has full audi history no modifications or anything but...
hello everyone i have purchased an audi a5 3.0tdi manual 2009 sport model 2door coupe,
Last car was a stage 2+ 380bhp 2009 audi s3 auto and before that another stage 2+ 2008 s3 manual
Before that an audi a3 2.0tdi bkd built from a sport model to show car spec air ride etc running 250bhp...
Hi all i havent oosted for a while,
So ive sold my other s3 i had the 2008 one 8p2
I went to see a s3 today 8p3 2009 59
But it has faults with it so need advise on whether i should or should not buy it
1. Reving on idle by itself upto 2000rpm then back down then up again repeatedly
Hi everyone my s3 is back on the road finally doesnt seen logical to sell it after all the hassle and engine rebuild etc
So coilover question
Need to know if audi a3 sportback fwd coilovers will fit my audi s3 ?? They are 55mm struts just unsure as airride struts and bags all fit fwd and 4wd...
So the block is being rebuilt but got. Aphone call from engine repair garage apparently audi have supplied the pistons which is great, but the rods are now different to the pistons that are now available for my car, so its another £500+ vat for connecting rods as the pin is slightly bigger for...
still not got my s3 fixed lol anyone help me and tell me if the TFSI block and pistons are the same in all TFSI engines ? Just the head amd turbos and manifolds are different ?
Please help as theres loads of blocks available but no BHZ ones
He fitted all the parts etc sprted it all out and its miss firing on cylinder one, the fault its throwig is maximum revs exceeded which is indicating piston is wrecked or valve is wrecked or its cracked the cylinder head, do these faults sound right ? And indicated those faults ? Im stuck on...
i figured out pcv pip is split leaking smoke
Aswel as pcv leak/ gap
But worryingly my oil cap was full off smoke when i removed it it poured out for over 10minz whats wrong ???
Im literally begging for help will the rocker cover replacement and pcv hose replacement stop this issue
hi ive been having sissues with my s3 all week today i fitted pcv delete but managed to over tighten one screw its left a leak/gap on the valve/rocker cover
Before fitting this i was having bad idle and when i reved it there was smoke coming into engine bay
Now there's the same bad idle and...
Hi ive gad engine issued for last two days, ive taken oil filler neck off and put oil cap onto the rocker cover, ive ordered PCV delete by revo which should be here tomorrow
But my engine is rocking back and forward like crazy is that a pcv issue and i have iratic idle and loss of power/boost...
Hi ive noticed my valve/ rocker cover gasket seeping oil very slowly can and should i replace this myself ? Or should I pay for it to be done ? It doesnt seem like a big job,
coil pack off, disconnect all relevant hoses obstructing the rocker cover, undo all bolts and pcv, should be free for...
Any links to clutch kits for me s3 BHZ engine code
Its now stage 2+ producing 360.7bhp and 369ft lb torque feel amazing but slipping in fourth fifth quite badly
So what clutches are recommended ?
Anyone recommend a clutch kit ?
Was drivig today booted it a bit on slip road amd suddenly juddering and revs jumping around means on thing boost leak got it home driving slowly turns out throttle body hose split, luckily i had already purchased a forge one but how do i fit it in such a Tight gap ? Do i need to unscrew the...
i fitted a forge diverter valve on my s3 it holds boost noticably better with this, ive currently got the low boost yellow spring in there as its not yet mapped, but prblem im having is when i release throttle theres a tapping / flutter noise of metal on metal
I know it makes a flutter sound...