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    HELP!! P2002 fault code - KEEPS RETURNING

    Hi all, I have a P2002 fault code on my 2014 Audi A3 1.6 TDI that keeps returning, I have had the DPF 3 stage cleaned. 3 x 100+ miles drives and a forced regen. beginning to loose faith now and the car is becoming a money pit. Seems others have experienced the same sort of thing. Just...
  2. L

    Mystery squealing steering

    I cant find why my steering is squealing on full lock. So far ive replaced: Steering rack 3 steering Pumps Alternator clutch pulley 3 belts New fluid all bled Please Help before i set fire to it A few people have mentioned a bad timing belt has caused a squeal. & definitely said timing and...
  3. L

    A4 b7 2.0tdi AC delete belt size

    Has anyone done an ac delete on a 2.0 tdi? Having trouble finding a decent belt that isnt too tight
  4. D

    Warm Start / Cold Start Issues - Please Help!

    Hi All, I have a 2010 Audi A3. It is the 2.0 TDI 140bhp model with roughly 160K on the clock. For a good few months I have been struggling with a few niggling issues.... Noteable things the car has had recently; 1. Master clutch cylinder - failed about 2 months ago. Was replaced but...
  5. BenjaminCalveley

    Weird noise when idle

    Hello all! I was sitting idle today and heard a new weird higher pitch metal grinding/rattle sound, sort of like tin foil scraping in a can. The first initial noise in the video that you may hear is just the pullys which I’m not to ***** about that I’ve had them changed, but there is also...
  6. D

    A5 2.0tdi ultra or 3.0 tdi?

    Hi guys, I am about to change my car and I need a little help from people who have experience with the A4s and/or A5s (2017 onwards). Which diesel engines are the most reliable? I have been looking the 3.0 tdi and the 2.0 tdi ultra. My commute is 140 miles/day on motorway. Thank you in advance.
  7. M

    Audi A4 B8.5 Allroad Diesel 130 TDI

    Hey everyone, To go back a bit, the car had a check engine light for an EGR valve issue, posted here; https://www.audiworld.com/forums/a4-b8-platform-discussion-128/au-audi-a4-b8-allroad-diesel-egr-fault-codes-3003496/. Turns out the EGR was gunked up and the solenoid burnt out trying to move...
  8. N

    A6 C7 2.0 TDI Is my engine louder?

    Hi All, recently I noticed that my diesel engine is running a bit louder. No knocking sounds, no ticking sounds, nothing what would indicate bad injector or rod bearings. Just same diesel working sound but louder. Below video showing the noise. I am now not sure if it's louder or just my mind is...
  9. K

    Second hand A3 buying help

    Hi, I'm looking for some buying advice on second hand A3's, in particular between 2008 - 2010 . I've had a Mk4 Golf for the past 4 years and it's been a dream to run, but now with 230,000 miles I'm looking for an upgrade.. A3 range I'm looking at is 2008 - 2010, £6,000 budget roughly 80k...
  10. A

    Audi diesel turbo boost loss of performance

    Hi there, I have a 2005 3.0l diesel turbo Audi 4 Quattro that looses turbo boost from time to time when under load. When it does the glow light flashes and the performance is limited. When the car is restarted the glow light goes off and I have full power back. I have had our mechanic review the...
  11. E12_RHN

    2.0 TDi bkd Judder/Misfire

    Hello all very new to this but was wondering if anyone could help me out a bit. I have a 2007 Audi A3 with the 2.0 bkd engine everytime I start the car from cold, at idle there is a very intense judder which I believe to be a misfire but, when I apply the gas it runs as normal. Its been doing...
  12. woodss

    3.0 TDI V6 Clattery when starting off

    So I've noticed my 2009 A6 3.0 TDI V6 is pretty noisy when setting off, or when feathering the throttle at a low speed, say 30mph. It sounds like a "normal" diesel, like i'm driving a Peugeot or something. At about 1.8k rpm (or when I put more load on the engine by adding throttle), the...
  13. Wing Lun

    Dogbone Mount Insert

    I had the Powerflex insert installed a few days ago, and the initial feeling was the cabin noise in idle and the vibration when reversing. Over the past few days, I noticed the reduction of transmission slop and a smoother gear change, but just the NVH bugging me... I currently got the yellow...
  14. Wing Lun

    Found Audi A3 8V Sportback 5Dr Load Liner

    Based in Leeds, West Yorkshire Looking for this product under the code: 8V4061180 Anybody selling one?
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    A6 C7.5 2.0TDI Exhaust problem?

    Hey. Just the other day, I did a straight pipe on a Audi A6 C7.5 2.0 TDI 190ps. Full DPF Delete, removed the cat and the backboxes. Its been remapped to Stage 2. Now to the problem, the car still sounds stock. Why? There is basically nothing that restricts the flow, fully straight piped. But...
  16. Wing Lun

    Sold Audi A3 8V Sports Interior Cloth Seats 5 Door (Full Set)

    Great condition out of my 2015 A3 Sportback. Reason for swap is I wanted electric seats. Already had a good clean for potential buyer. Both fronts and rear seats only in listing including centre armrest. Seatbelts not included. As pictured great condition with some marks, please browse...
  17. Wing Lun

    For Sale Audi A3 8V Door Cards x4 (full set) - 5 Door

    Removed from a 2017 1.4 TFSI Sportback, bought on eBay but switches were different on my car so reselling due to my mistake, so an opportunity for you to buy! Selling for £180 but collection only. Based in Leeds, West Yorkshire. As pictured great condition with some marks, please browse through...
  18. Wing Lun

    Handling Performance?

    Just curious, besides the aesthetic modifications has anyone upgraded their performances on their car in terms of handling? I've got pro kits and rear ARB which isn't a lot haha, what has everyone else done? :whistle2:
  19. Wing Lun

    Electric Lumbar Support Help

    I've got existing standard cloth seats on my A3 Sportback 2015, and I'm looking to invest in seats with the lumbar and heat function. Below is a photo of the existing wiring looms in my car, and it's missing the red and green connector. I'm buying these seats below and at the bottom of the...

    Tune D3 4.2TDi

    Hello guys I own a 4.2 tdi d3 generation 326 hp and I am interested into hitting that 1000nm mark ! Does anyone know what kind of modifications I need to do ( gearbox engine drivetrain ) Do I need to upgrade to hybrid turbos ? I think the gearbox cant handle that much of torque but with a...