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    Windscreen Wipers

    bosch which is quality and value foro money from ebay anyday
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    ctek mxs 5.0 charger query

    but hand book advises not to charge directy at battery. advises charge via jump lead points in engine bay i just want to know if anyone had some first hand experience of using engine bay charging points wit ctek mxs5.0
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    ctek mxs 5.0 charger query

    can i use the above charger on 2010 audi a4 tdi with the car battery cables still connected to the battery ? i want to charge the battery via the the positive and negative jump start points in the engine bay compartment
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    'service due' on dash

    did this work for you?
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    Service inspection reset

    did you figure out how to do this service reset?
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    AUDI A4 front brake pads ??

    the car is a 2010 AUDI A4 2.0tdi se technik. does one need vcds to change the front pads? it has an electronic handbrake on th rear,so iam i right i will need vcds whe replacing the rear pads?
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    strange drumming noise?

    did alternator bearings cause a drumming sound in the older diesel audis? (i do know from personal experience that in the older vw 1.9tdis it caused a different sort of sound-(high pitched) when the bearing failed)
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    strange drumming noise?

    :uhm:the car is 2010 audi a4 2.0 tdise technik.with with 40k on the clock i noticed this strnage drumming noise coming from the engine while it is idling. is this normal or is it some sort of pump ? i tried locating the source of thse drumming with a stethoscope but could not hear it where it...
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    Replace battery in key fob

    this shows how yto replace the battery Audi A4 replace battery remote radio control key fob / Schlüssel Fernbedienung Batterie wechseln - YouTube
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    audi a4 workshop manual?

    i am looking to buy this worshop manual- is it any good?
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    engine oil capacity?

    would you mind sharing roughly how much it cost from vw for the passat one?
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    engine oil capacity?

    my car does not have a dipstick.
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    engine oil capacity?

    the car is a 2010 audi A4 2.0TDie Technik with a 100KW 136 BHP engine .It has stop start. what is the engine oil capacity when doing doing an oil service with oil filter and oil change?. the owners manual only quotes the oil capacity for a 105 KW 142BHP engine which is not my engine and says...
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    audi a4 2.0tdi oil dipstick cap reoval??

    i decided to do an oil service today i removed the oil filter housing using a 32 mm socket-that was staightforward-was surprised however to see that genuine audi filter was one made by purflux and had an audi part number stamped on it. however i was shocked and somewhat disappointed that when i...
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    Wiper Blades

    i would go for bosch superplus ones from eurocarparts
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    Best brake pads and discs ?

    yes, that sticker in the boot is another place to find the spec codes for your car-thanks for reminding me!
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    Best brake pads and discs ?

    yes there are 3 types of pagid discs, depends on the spec/size of your disc,click on the part details tab on the eurocarparts or carparts4less website and a dropdown screen will show the exact details for that disc-what is important is the PR Number which is 1LT,1LY for the first disc,1LA,1LB...
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    Best brake pads and discs ?

    just visit the ecp or carparts4less website -the delivery is free and you can see what to order Car Parts | Car Parts for every make & model | Car Parts Online or Car Parts Online, Spare Parts, Motor Spares from
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    Self Service

    i would go for mann or hengst filters from eurocarparts ort carparts4less. for oil i tend to use quantum oil which you can get from ebay or TPS. brake pads and discs i would go for textar/ate/pagid brands from ecp or carparts4less never had issues with these brand on my cars so far. you will...
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    Best brake pads and discs ?

    try eurocarparts or carparts4less. they sell some good quality brake pads/discs in the Textar,Ate and,Pagid brands which are the ones i will fit when i need to change mine. and they are also good value for money. by the way i do not have shares in either company but speak from my past...