1. S

    S3 8vs odd gear problem

    Hi all, The issue started with an intermittent very slightly jumpy gear change into third (in comfort too) and very rarely 5th that issue remains, however in all the odd gears(3, 5, 7) when ur accelerating 40-50% or more and the turbos nearly at full boost or at full, the revs start to...
  2. BlakeS3

    Can I update to MIB2 if I have larger screen and USB port already so I can then get Apple Carplay?

    So I've got a Audi S3 8V its got navigation and tech pack so its got the larger higher quality screen, I really want the official apple car play and have read quite a few posts on here that have said its very costly to upgrade to MIB2 due to needing to change the screen, console stuff so you...
  3. E

    Audi S3 8V FL headlight electrical fault.

    This is for anyone having issues with their headlights/DRL/Fog lights ect on their Audi A3/S3/RS3 8V. There could a be a number of possible causes for your fault/faults, but this was my issue. Mine began with an intermittent/sporadic adaptive headlight fault. I thought nothing of it at first as...
  4. JoeyBoi

    Hill Hold Almost made me crash

    Ive got a Audi S3 8v (2016) and a tight hairpin driveway at a 40/50 degree incline, Holding on the brakes firmly and giving it gas then very slowly letting off the brake will rev the car up then roll back until i hit the brakes or floor it which spins the tires to the point im doing a burnout...
  5. R

    S3 8Y front park aid sensors

    Hi, I’ve got a s3 8y saloon but it didn’t come with front park aid sensors. I was just wondering if anyone has been able to fit genuine sensors to the vehicle and programmed it to work. Is it possible to do that? If so what will I need to do it and how hard is it to do? I do have rear sensors...
  6. R

    Rear windscreen shattered

    Hi everyone, I got a s3 8y saloon, only had it for 2 months and my rear windscreen shattered when I put my heated screen on while I was driving. After it shattered there was an electrical burning smell coming for right hand side c pillar (I’m guessing the connector is there). I already have the...
  7. S

    Hesitation on gear change

    Hope someone can help. Audi s3 2016 s tronic saloon The other day from standstill I floored the peddle to the ground, i was in manual dynamic mode. I shifted early from 1st gear to 2nd at around 3000 revs but when i went to shift the revs dropped and it seemed like the car cut the power (no...
  8. S

    MMI Artwork Issue

    Hey everyone, sorry if this has been threaded to death but couldn't find a solution that worked for me. I currently have all my music play from my galaxy note 9 via Bluetooth and all my songs have artwork at 500x500 but the MMI still shows up as the generic "Urban, Classic, etc...". Is there a...
  9. Christian Espinosa

    Does 5 Door S3 8v Diffuser fits 3 Door?

    Im Currently on search for some carbon fiber diff for my S3 hatchback, I have only found Sportback options on AliExpress, Is it going to fit mine?
  10. Ranj S3

    Will the Audi Speedlines 19" 8.5j ET48 fit on my Audi S3 8V FL?

    Hi, I hope everyone is doing well. I just got my dream car, the S3 8V FL a 2 months ago after years of waiting to be in the position to get one. I want to upgrade the wheels from 18" to the 19" Speedlines. The wheel size is 8.5j, et48. I'm not the most techinal person when it comes to...
  11. Victor.italy

    Facelift Hi

    Hello, I present my Audi a3 8v rest 2.0 190 hp ... I wanted to know if there were new useful encodings to have in the mmi plus or in the virtual? or maybe have the engine rpm with colors like rs? green yellow or red?
  12. L

    Audi S3 8P Ideas?

    Hi there, Fairly new on here and haven’t posted much. Looking for some ideas on what to do next with my S3 PFL as there’s not a lot of options styling wise as the FL has kind of robbed that... Would FL Convert mine but seems like an awful lot of work for not a lot of gain. Any ideas are greatly...
  13. y15usf

    Lack of cup holders

    I mean every Audi 8p owner can express on this matter, the car was ******* built with literally no space to put anything especially cups. It's like they forgot about the cupholders when designing the car until last minute where they were like lets put it under the centre console The cup...
  14. H4VO

    Audi S3 MY2019, Stage 1 map

    Morning all! Has anyone had or known of anyone having Stage 1 put on the new 300ps S3? If so, was wondering what Company done it.. & the output after the map.. Thanks
  15. M7MD

    ECS Tuning Wheel Spacer Flush Fit Kit / 10 MM Front, 17.5 Rear on Stock 19' Inch rims

    Hello Audi Sport community, I welling to get spacers on my 2017 Audi S3 8V Facelift Sedan which has Stock 19 inch wheels from Audi. I heared that best in the business are H&R and ECS Tuning. My main concern is that I get a get good flush look for the OEM 19' which are on my car and the safest...
  16. A


    Hi, I have a 2018 Audi S3 Facelift, after 20mins of driving in the morning the steering will start knocking and creaking when turning left/right. I’ve replaced the steering rack & subframe. Any info would be helpful! Can provide videos
  17. Zakkeryy

    Audi S3- Performance Mods.. Where to start?!

    hi all, Recently purchased a 8p and wanted to enhance performance. Not much of a car wizard but any tips on where to start and what route to go down. Already got a stage 1 map booked in but where do I go from their? Thanks in advance folks!
  18. LukeAlexander

    First time Audi Owner

    I’m going to pick up my Audi S3 63 plate on Saturday, changing from a Mercedes CLA Sport. Anything I need to know about an S3 as this will be my first Audi and first performance car. Anything I need to look out for? Thanks Luke
  19. Adam Caldow

    Knocking noise

    running a 2011 Audi s3, was just wondering if anyone could help me out maybe someone out there has had a similar issue. This doesn’t happen all the time but sometimes when I pull off fast, turn, or break relatively harsh my car makes a noise as if something has hit something else, I don’t quite...
  20. M

    Advice needed: Turbo removal/swap

    Hi does any one with the knowledge Know what the process is to remove the original turbo from a 2016/17 Audi S3 8V from the car to replace it or change it does the engine need to come out for the job? Or can it. Be done with engine in place. Any advice on best most efficient way is welcome :)...