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      Goodbye for Now!

      I wanted to salute everyone who helped me over the years with weird issues, odd questions and just plain no-real-car-knowledge on a great many things, I feel as though I'm smarter overall with cars...
    2. VAG-COM SOLD! I also have a stock 2.0T air...

      VAG-COM SOLD!

      I also have a stock 2.0T air intake available, make an offer!
    3. FS: 2008 A3 Part Out -- VAG-COM and Trunk Mat w/ Blocks

      This weekend saw me trade in my 2008 A3 2.0T and I have a few parts around that I won't need anymore.

      ROSS-TECH HEX+CAN USB Cable, was used in the aforementioned A3 ($275 shipped w/ Software) --...
    4. Surprisingly the Audi dealership had it marked...

      Surprisingly the Audi dealership had it marked down $100 cheaper than the VW dealership, but only one had it in stock, guess which one :P
    5. So this saga has ended and it was exactly as...

      So this saga has ended and it was exactly as everyone suggested, the PCV failed, after much searching, locally and online, I decided to go with OEM from the dealership to get the work done ASAP (did...
    6. So after testing it this morning, it is sucking...

      So after testing it this morning, it is sucking through that little hole in your video on the disc portion of the valve. I'm assuming the valve is bad then and should be replaced based on everything...
    7. So if it "sucks" through that little hole on the...

      So if it "sucks" through that little hole on the disc portion then this is my issue, just want to confirm that. I'll give it a try and let you know, thanks for your help man, I'll update in the...
    8. Does anything connect to this (where my finger is...

      Does anything connect to this (where my finger is pointing). I also removed the engine cover, that black thing near the coilpacks is the thing we're talking about right?
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    9. I'll give the oil cap thing a try, the engine...

      I'll give the oil cap thing a try, the engine makes the noise pretty much all the time when idle except for the first 2-3 minutes after a cold start in the morning. I have the chain driven engine as...
    10. Soapy water is probably for the best, I'd find...

      Soapy water is probably for the best, I'd find some way to blow myself up in any other way :P How do I ID intake vs. output piping? Is there any clear picture/definition I can reference?
    11. The B12 chemtool is an aerosol, so spray it near...

      The B12 chemtool is an aerosol, so spray it near (or on) the lines to see if it screws up the mixture?
    12. So, stupid question, but, where is the turbo...

      So, stupid question, but, where is the turbo located relative to the engine itself and is that where I should start?
    13. Things are pretty awesome in the future, but you...

      Things are pretty awesome in the future, but you really screwed it up for a few years with that Trump as President thing...

      Anyway, on my ancient A3, is there a particular location where a vacuum...
    14. This is how we roll in the future.

      This is how we roll in the future.
    15. Very Loud Whistle, Noise When Off Throttle

      So this developed on Friday of last week, the car, when idle or off the throttle while create a super, super loud whistle, that's the best way to describe it. When you lay on the gas it goes...
    16. Thanks everyone, and thanks everfresh59, I owe...

      Thanks everyone, and thanks everfresh59, I owe you a six pack, I'll be in touch!

      The problem turned out, as far as I can tell, to be a bad battery, after a week of testing the voltage before and...
    17. I did retrofit it, running a 2008 the RNS-E is...

      I did retrofit it, running a 2008 the RNS-E is actually a bit older than the car's model year, and I installed the unit about 18 months to two years ago (don't remember the exact day, but its been a...
    18. Looking for Help on Weird Power Drain, RNS-E Always On

      So here's my story:

      I drove the car last on Friday (sub-par Chinese food for dinner). The car then sat from Friday night until Sunday morning around 10AM, went to drive it, wouldn't crank and...
    19. So, update. Guy I took it to has had it a...

      So, update.

      Guy I took it to has had it a week, he figures its the water pump, but he can't get to it as he's been told, and seen, that you need to either lift or rock the engine to remove, along...
    20. Highly Regarded Audi/VW Shop, Who Is Your Go To?

      It looks like the water pump in my 2008 A3 has crapped the bed and I'm looking around for a highly regarded, but not too expensive shop that can fix it admirably. Cost is a bit of an issue, which...
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