rs3 8v

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    Oil Leak - Suspected Cylinder Head Gasket

    Hi Everyone - I just had my RS3 8V PFL in for a service at Audi. During the "complementary health check" they've spotted a small patch of oil underneath the engine. They have stated this is a leak from the cylinder head gasket and advise that it should be replaced. They are quoting about £2700...
  2. Aaron gill

    Saloon Help with CETE active valve controller

    Hi, I have managed to purchase a CETE active valve controller And I’m wondering if there’s anyone located in the north east England that could help me with the installation. I feel like if I try to install it I will end up breaking the clips on the trim so would prefer someone who has one...
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    Sportback Reyland brake upgrade (front & rear), size advice

    Hi all Finally getting around to upgrading the discs and would like some advice on potentially going for the big brake kit. My initial thoughts were to replace front and rear with just OEM sizes (370mm and 310mm). I'm sure this would still be marked difference over the stock discs, however...
  4. Tristan

    Anyone running srm gtx3582r on stage 3?

    Hi guys just looking to go stage 3 on daza platform. Currently stage 2 plus with all required hardware for stage 3 minus throttle body inlet/injectors/turbo kit. Stuck between running a tte700 vs tte777 vs srm gtx3582r https://ecotune-scotland.co.uk/2-5tfsi-ea855-stage-3-turbo-kit/ Was...
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    PFL Mods

    Hi, looking at doing some mods to my PFL car. I already have Milltek secondary decats and lowering springs. I am hoping to head up to MRC once possible, have already emailed but I'm not expecting a response anytime soon. My plan is to try and make the car slightly more engaging, these are the...
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    Rear Anti-Roll Bar upgrade advice

    Hi everyone Hope everyone and your families are all well in these crazy times! Been flirting with the idea of a new rear ARB for some time and after some extensive research, finally going to take the plunge. It seems either the 034 motorsports / H&R seem to be the ones to get, with the H&R...
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    For Sale Audi rs3 8v prefacelift 2015-2016 decat downpipe

    Hi all, As the title, I have the above part up for sale. Seeing as they retail for £670+s&h, I’m wanting £350+s&h (£20 due to size and weight with paisley freight). there is an ever so slight mark in the metal weave that goes over the flexipipe to make it pretty, but it’s cosmetic only, not...
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    Looking for a way to carry an extra set of wheels

    Hey all - I'm looking to carry an extra set of wheels on my 2018 RS3 for when I take it to the track. Any ideas on a quality roof platform that won't break the bank? Rhino-Rack offers solutions, but at what seems to me high prices. I saw someone carry 3 wheels on top of an M3 earlier this...
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    Sportback MMI from FL into PFL

    Hey ladies and gents, I'm curious about if anyone has had experience with installing and using tech from FL car into PFL. There was a blue PFL RS3 for sale in UK a while ago that had FL taillights, virtual cockpit and full FL MMI system. Seen few videos of cars in eastern Europe with the same...
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    Sportback Mileage Muncher RS3 8v1

    Hi all, Interested to get other owner/enthusiast opinion on this. Had my pride and joy (RS3 8v1) just over a year now. Bought it June 2018 with 27500 on the clock and in my opinion really well specced out. Currently car has somewhere around 45000 on clock and I am loving it and planning on...
  11. Rayner_1704

    Sportback Help needed with tyre sizes

    looking to get some new alloys and a friend is selling his brand new alloys as he’s decided to sell up. His car is rwd and the tyres on it are 35 profile front but 30 profile on rear, I assume this would cause problems on the rs3 with it been 4wd ? Thanks
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    Original RS3 grill to S3

    hello guys I have a question... Is the genuine RS3 prefacelift grill compatible to the standard S3 front bumper? I’m wondering to change my standard grill to one of this, but I read and heard that the original is not compatible at all. Thanks!!!
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    New RS3 wrong spec

    Hi All, I hope your Monday has been good. This is my first post on the forum although I admit I have been following the majority of the posts on here since I ordered a new RS3 back in March. Beyond excited. Current owner of a much loved CTR in the U.K. Just needed that 5 cyl. before...
  14. kaspar

    Traction control / ESP problem

    i recently bought a pfl rs3 from 2016. I’m loving the car, a big difference from my s3 8p. Im gonna try and explain the best way I can. I noticed straight away when I drove my car that something was wrong. When accelerating the ESP light flashes, especially when I floor it. Feels like the...
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    Sportback Audi RS3 2015+

    Hi new to the forum Looking to sell my audi s3 8p manual 2008 and upgrade to a rs3. Now I drive 100 miles a day to work on the m4 (50 there 50 back) to Bristol and in my s3 I achieve 32-37 mpg. Im not really bothered by the mpg just more curious more than anything. What could I expect to...
  16. Shakemagroovethangg

    Facelift Rear differential lock switch fault

    Hi everyone, Plugged in Carista and it has diagnosed my car with this fault - ABS 00298 Rear differential lock switch. I’ve reset the fault and given the car a good run including a couple of launches, it seems to be performing well but I hadn’t noticed any issues with the car before anyway. I...
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    Audi rs3 Secondary clutch malfunction

    hi guys hope you can help. I have a 2017 facelift Audi RS3 . Today I was driving the car and all of a sudden the gearbox malfunction light came on but told me to continue driving . Short Moment later told me to park up . After that when I would try to select a gear and a light on the dash...
  18. Jermaine

    RS3 Orders (week 10/11)

    Waiting to order a Audi S3 Sedan, it’s showing on there configurator but not the finance & ordering system. Have been waiting just before Xmas, called for a update today, got good news & bad news. Situation is still the same, but I have been advise to wait to build week 10/11 as the RS3 will be...
  19. Rayner_1704

    Difference between 8p and 8v intakes

    Hi as above I’m wanting to know what the main differences are between the 8p and 8v induction kits are I hear they are different and won’t fit? I’m wanting a new intake for my 8v but purely for noise and I can’t justify £1000+ for some intake noise. Wondering if you could modify an 8p...
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    Sportback FL rear bumper and diffuser on PFL

    Hi all As the title, does anyone know if the FL rear bumper and diffuser will fit on a PFL car? Thanks
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