My 2013 A3 with 115k Miles just started catalytic warning. Out of extended dorsal gate warranty.Started new job only 4 miles from home so I assume it’s not getting hot enough to burn off soot. I would like to delete egr & dpf for “off road use” any suggestions for shops nearby? Looks like...
Well it was the lift pump, it was an indeterminate failure. They got it to duplicate.
$340 for the pump & 2.5 hours labor + $97 diagnostic charge, Could have been worse.
Car seems to be running stronger.
All in all I'm happy because I was really thinking Tandom pump not the lift, but kept...
It had a code for Fuel relay high resistance., they are thinking its the lift pump, Started for them after lots of cranking and does not now show the code, trying to replicate the problem, They did hear gurgling from tank area so maybe check valve gone at pump. stay tuned...will post ultimate...
Need some assistance repairing my 05 BHW with 330,000 miles.
It cranks(tach is stable at 200 RPM), cluster lights come on including glow plug.
In the past when a no start,a quick fuel filter replacement has cured problem.
Had a no start about 40 K ago, them 20K ago, then 5 K ago now this time...
Installed air lift bags in rear coil springs, wow what a difference! After 292K miles the rear springs were sacked causing front end clunk on small bumps and a bit of wander. Ranks up there with 5 speed and stage 2 tune as one of best things I've done to the car. Wife even commented about the...
Matt Whitbread did my converstion using Frans 5 sp converstion "kit".
Matt is located north of Detroit not all that far from Blue Water bridge, (not too far from Toronto)...Get a stage 1 or 2 upgrade while he is at it & you will be a smilen :) Looking at approx $3K total.
I second Raxles. . ...You need a VW core tho.
Don't use any Chinese junk
Can't imagine owning a B5 and not having front axle R&R down pat.
I'm wondering if my recent conversion to 5sp manual will prolong front axle life.