He did mine last week and i went down from Leeds ! did the full cambelt and all other bit that should be done whilst the car is having open heart surgery.The car used 1/4 tank on the way back and also heats up to the magical 90 degrees within 3 miles it has never done either of these since i...
Fuel pump is the achillies heel of this model so make sure its done or leave money in the kitty to rectify the problem , apart from that car iss a huge car with great torque and also specification.
found this thread but its thrown me off as everyone is saying it goes from the passenger footwell to the back but the link says its comming from the hinges at the top ?
With the door open there are two screws at the top one on the lock side and one on the opposite side unscrew then pop out the window switches with a blunt instrument from behind and the whole window switch plate should come out .
Then simply lift and it should slide out easily .
MJ has done work for me for the last 20+ years i have trusted him with some very intricate and precise jobs and Junior as he is known is always produces .
He did some golf MK2 Recaro seats for my MK1 golf about 15 years ago and the interior still looks like the day he did it .
After siphoning out and using rags I used newspaper with a little weight on it for absorption then used cheap rice (yes rice ) to absorb what was left . Worked a trat but you have to remember that the soundproofing is extremley thick so it will take a while to dry out especially with the weather...
Check the drainage holes under the battery in the plenum chamber ?
Common Audi fault and one i have experienced a few years ago (Leaves make you paranoid after you have experienced this )
Google "plenum chamber blockage audi"
I fear you may be correct i had the same fault codes for my AKE engine 2.5 TDI quattro sport .
Get a second opinion first though ?
Where are you based ?
Diesel Bob is the Company i used to recondition my pump hence saving on recoding the binnacle !
£500 is rich money for a seond hand pump whe Diesel bob can recon your pump and fully guarantee it for Approx £600 ish for that he also replaces the ecu for the unit .
this then gives you the the peace of mind that the pump is correct and true to the tolerances it should be within.
When i had...