Hi guys, this is my first post. Iv recently purchased an S3 8l, i made sure it was a BAM engine code as i believe these are the more desirable engine. Was looking in the engine bay at the weekend and discovered an 'AGU' stamp on the head. I was at first dissapointed thinking id bought a car...
Just brought an s3 8L few weeks ago, the power steering suddenly go down today.
Meanwhile I travelling back home, the dry bearing sound comes out and the power steering reservoir seems like being over-folded with field leaking.
And I keep 40km/hour on my way home, once parked. The...
As per title S3 8L in good order for age be sad to see it go but needs must.
So over the past few years it had a fair bit of good maintenance and I have done my best while I have owed it. To list but some
Rear discs and pads all round. £? Can't remember how much.
60k service Inc timing belt...
Hello there, I'm new on this Site & Forum. I run Audi S3 8l buyed 4 months ago.
The car has a many engine problem but I repaired all the problems, my engine is not stock, the owner I buyed has done some cheap changes on the engine to rise up the HP that's the reason why the engine was not...
I'm looking for some guidance, back in December my left Xenon Blew on my 2002 8L S3, after investigation I found the ballast had blown also and the fuse. I decided to replace with a set of the Bi-xenon lights from Trups, I have fitted them and they are as described "plug and play".
My much-loved S3 is for sale. I've had it for the last five years and it's been brilliant. So much fun, reliable, dependable and great-looking! It's Denim Blue, with silver alcantara and black leather interior, with BOSE, Chorus radio/cassette and 6 CD changer, centre arm rest. No modifications...
As title. Painted gunmetal grey, however cracked from heat of turbo, so will require repainting.
Asking for £50
Collected from the north west England (Southport-Liverpool)
Can also be collected from Stoke-on-trent upon arrangement.
Hi Fellow Audi owners
I have not had a chance with posting my car,
Have a look and enjoy, Subscribe so i know if i need to keep up the content,
I have a list of items im going to cover on this car , will need help on this build from you guys as well.
Hi there to everyone!
I bought and send a Chrome Mirrors to a friend for his S3 8L Facelift since someone has ripped off the original ones somewhere inbetween all the years and fitted A3 8L non facelift ones. LOL
The main problem is that after they has been fitted from RHD to LHD the main...
I'd like to start by saying thank you to everyone who has guided me through my ownership of my 8L.
It's with deep regret and heartache that I'm now putting my S3 on the market.
This is the hardest decision I think I've had to make in my life.
I'm hardly driving it and I have other plans which...
Hi there, I have direct question for known folks from VAG scene in this forum because I need serious ‘HELP’ - answers
After kind of short gently pull 1st-2nd and 3rd gear I thought I loose Clutch or either Gearbox since 4th gear didnt engaged at all
Well, few second later I realised that Im...
I am at looking at buying a Audi S3 Quattro BAM engine either 02/03 model.
My goal is to get the car to 300-350bhp. Could anyone please point me in the right direction of how big the build would be, pricing and parts that I would need to make this power possible ?
I am looking for a modified s3 8l with the following mods
Basically in a nut shell i am after a s3 8l that has been well looked after with no problems and has the paper work to go with the mods.
Ross here newbie in the s3/turbo/4x4 world and after much reading and mostly friends who love these cars have given me guidelines on what and where but they mostly put together very fast/complicated projects together and drive them to the car meet and so on. I'm looking into building...
So I have started to acquire parts to build 2067cc engine
Car is -99 S3 and its basically rebuild, here is topic for that:
Parts list so far:
- AGU bigport engine from my A3
- JE-pistons 83mm CR 9.5:1 (thanks to...
Hi guys. I have S3 8l 2001 AMK .. There is a problem which I cant handle with .. The car is still stock , and I have a boost loss , what I mean is that ..
When I start to accelerate hard it has no problems , the boost gauge shows like 0.7 bar's of boost , but when I took my foot of the...
Guys and gals!
This may have been covered numerous times, but I'm sticking a bam in my originally dbc car (agu engine) and I cannot find anything regarding the throttle cable to wire upgrade. Has anyone done this conversion that could take photos for me or have them lying around???
Hello, as i'm new here i thought i'll introduce myself a bit. My name is Wessel 21 years old from The Netherlands.
I started with a Mk1 cabriolet when i was 16 (it was done when i was 18). Bought it in quite a rough shape, but with zero rust and only 40k km's. Anyway after driving that for a...