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  1. A5 General Q&A
    Hi everyone, hope I can get some help here to even just troubleshoot. About 2 weeks ago I had a fault show up being P0090, the car went into limp mode. I pulled over to the side of the road and turned the car off and on and it was fine again for the rest of the journey. the next few days or so...
  2. A5 General Q&A
    Hi all I’m looking for some advice, I have a 3L tdi CAPA engine and it’s currently out the car. The engine has 160,000 miles on it, i have read that at 200,000 miles the timing chain should be done. I have took the gearbox off and removed timing chain covers from the rear of the engine Can...
  3. Audi Lounge
    Hello people, Are there any 3.0 tdi owners near Birmingham with the Darkaide downpipe or something similar (any downpipe replacing the cat and DPF)? I'd really appreciate if you would let me drive to you just to hear what it sounds like in person before I dive in and fit one to mine. It's a...
  4. A5 General Q&A
    So here goes.... On my 2008 3.0 tdi I replaced the EGR thermostat as the coolant temp was never reaching 90 degrees. This took me about 3 hours due to the faffing trying to get access to where it is underneath pipes etc. In the end I removed the oil filter housing and turbo oil feed to get...
  5. A5 Performance & Mods
    So as a key worker I've been going to work and back as normal, but now the bank holiday has hit and I was bored out of my skull... I had some black plasti dip and a can of gloss dip from a previous car and though why not :) Professional dippers and painters would kill me if they saw me doing...
  6. S5 General Q&A
    Hi folks. I picked up a beautiful 2013 A5 3.0TDI Black Edition S Tronic about a month ago, totally love the car and the way it drives.. Only one thing that bugs me about it is the start up. Ok, so when starting from cold, if fires to life no noise from the engine at all, other than the...
  7. S5 Performance & Mods
    Hi guys, I'm new to this foroum so please go easy on me as this is my first post. I just bought an 2008 Audi A5 and its got a standard concert stereo. The subwoofer sounds like its damaged So I just wondered if i can swap all the speakers with B&O speakers as I found a salvage yard near me...
  8. A5 General Q&A
    Hey guys, I was just wondering if anyone knew anything about this- At the start of the week my engine management light came on and glow the plug light started flashing, then the car went into 'safe mode' with no power. Quick look on the internet basically revealed it could be any bloody...
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