1. A

    2011 A5 Petrol eating oil

    I have my 2011 Audi A5 2.0 Petrol. Over the past couple of months, it has been burning oil very quickly. I mean the 1L level has needed topping up every 600-750 miles. Now I get it is an older car with over 150k on the clock. It did get messed up by National Tyre last year where they...
  2. T

    Oil leak after service

    I took my car for service 2 weeks ago and I got the oil fill up light . Then I took it to the garage and they say it is leaking from the top of the engine, not from underneath. What could be the cause? I know where is intermittent misfire on cylinder 3 that comes sometimes. Oil leak on bottom...
  3. CB120

    S1 Oil pressure / Temperature sensors, PID's for OBD2

    Hey all, Currently developing some software for my raspberry pi to read oil temps, oil pressure, boost etc through the OBD2 port but im struggling to find any info relating the oil. It has to be on there as Revo is using the oil temp to control boost pressure levels. Ive had a look at...
  4. M

    Oil sensor light on if parked at decline

    Hoping someone has come across something similar before, so here goes! I have a 2.0 TDI A3 (8P chasis) and it had a yellow "oil sensor" warning saying "sensor deffective" come up a while back, I've had the sensor replaced with a genuine VWAG part, and the warning is still on intemittently...
  5. N

    Excessive oil consumption A4 2.0 BLB PD TDI

    Hello Guys, I'm new to the forum and I've seen loads of useful tips about Audis. I have a new problem on my A4 B7 2.0 pd TDI year 2006, engine: BLB total mileage: 165.000Km. (no dpf, egr off) The symptom is really huge oil consumption the oil literally disappearing: roughly 1 liter engine oil...
  6. B

    3.0 TDI Oil Question

    Hi All Recently just bought a 2007 3.0TDI with the ASB engine. Weirdly online it comes up on certain HPI checkers and car checkers as a DPF version of the car, however it is not stated in the logbook or whatever. Based on research I have understood that the code 7GN on the rear wheel well...
  7. V

    Automatic gear box oil change???

    Morning, I'm new here so I hope I'm posting this in the correct forum I own a 2015 Audi A4 2.0 S Line automatic with around 70k on the clock, I'm told by Audi that it has a Multitronic gear box Its my first automatic and people tell me I should have the oil changed in the gear box, I can't...
  8. Davill9

    S3 8p k04 turbo oil/coolant hose locations

    Hi Can anyone assist on k04 oil feed and coolant feed and return. The oil return is self explanatory, going into the sump. it seems from etka and TPS, I have an oil leak on my coolant feed and a coolant leak on my oil feed ?? Definitely wrong I know but can anyone clarify which are which on the...
  9. P


    Hello, recently i have ordered Shell Helix Ultra ECT 5W-30 oil for my 2.0 TDI (140hp) audi a3, but i think they messed up my order and i received Shell Helix Ultra ECT 0W-30. Is it save to use this oil? It still has VW 507 00 approval. Are there any downsides to using this oil ?
  10. L

    Yellow oil light

    2.0 tdi brd pd170 yellow oil light has been coming on now for a while, oil is full every time. Today i took the cap off and the light went off which says to me pressure but the cap didnt blow out my hand or come off with force. Originally i thought it was a dodgy sensor before removing the cap...
  11. Aaron Batham

    Audi A4 B6 Avant 1.8T Quattro Sline - Oil pressure light

    Good evening! I am having a small issue with my B6, the oil pressure came on intermittently so I have had the oil pick up pipe replaced as that is the main cause of the issue as far I can see. After collecting my car back from the garage, after this pipe replacement and an MOT, on my way home...
  12. Sportaudirs6

    TT MK1 2003 Clocks stopped working/RED OIL LIGHT

    Hi guys, so i have a MK1 TT 150 fwd roadster had been sat for a week in the rain while i was working away, came back to it and when i started it the clocks were dead, central computer on but not responsive and not reading temps drove and after about 1mile all was fine the next day...
  13. AS-A4Cab

    Jobs to do with rocker cover off?

    Hello all! I've got a BFB 1.8t A4 (B7). I think I need to replace my rocker cover (oil in the coil pack area, slightly lumpy idle). Any jobs that are worth doing while I'm there? Car is a 2007, and almost everything looks to be original - so happy to refresh what I can while I'm there...
  14. Naim

    A3 8V 2013 1.4 TFSi Oil Consumption Issues

    Hello, I have Audi A3 8V 2013 1.4 TFSI (122HP) for a year. When I bought it I done "small" service, oil change, all filters and service of air contidion. After 3 months / 3.000KM i got "Check oil level" warning message. I bought and put 1 liter of oil. 2 months after that i get that message...
  15. R

    Oil Level Sensor

    Hi Guys, Just wondering does the S3 8V have an oil sensor like the S4? The S4 used to advise when to add 1L of oil when it needed, does the S3 have the same thing or is it just the basic dipstick check? Cheers Renox
  16. D

    Worrying TFSI symptoms, water in oil, would like some advice

    Evening guys, Had some worrying symptoms from my TFSI the last couple weeks. I noticed the other day when I was checking the oil a considerable amount of emulsion was apparent on the dipstick. I had hoped this was due to condensation building up in the crankcase from not being used for 3 weeks...
  17. J

    What maintenance is needed for s3 8p and what should I look out for.

    Hi all, Not long had my S3. Was just wondering if anyone could give me some advice on what maintenance the s3 needs overtime. Any tips or common problems are welcome too. Thanks, Jordon.
  18. TheJuanAndOnly

    High-performance Oil Choice?

    Hi guys, I have the B7 2.0 Litre (Non-turbo) Avant and am looking to do a full oil change. Any recommendations on what to use to get the most out of the engine? Cheers all
  19. Will.T

    Low oil pressure and over heating

    Hi guys, I've had my Audi s3 8P about 3 months now. Was just driving home and the coolant temp started to go above 90, was literally half a mile away from home so thought I'd try get it there, then the red low oil pressure sign come up. Just pulled over, turned the car off and let the fan run...
  20. R

    Strange random oil consumption change oil normally runs out every three months.

    Hi I’m looking for answers? Re my 2.0 tfsi bul Quattro Se. I don’t understand this car at all for last 4 years oil light goes off every 3 months from full. Today the oil light went off December 2019. I last topped up May 2019. So the oils lasted 7 months even though I’ve done nothing...