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    Vibration under braking.....sometimes

    Hi. I had a hard noise when braking from high speeds and when then car was MOTed, there was imbalance between the front brakes. I decided to replace the front discs and pads and did this last week together with the slider pins which were worn on the nearside caliper. I used Mintex discs and...
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    Glove box removal / replacement in a Cab

    I've removed my glove box to mount a USB socket into the glove box to power an in car camera. The trouble is that I seem to have one mounting bolt left over...never a good sign :ohmy: I have refitted 6 bolts, three along the top of the dash coloured part that you can see with the glove box door...
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    Finding positive supply for in car video camera

    Hi. Bought a video camera to mount in front of the rear view mirror (seems to be where most people fit them) and looking to see if I can find a conveniently located "ignition only" positive supply somewhere near to the rear view mirror. Some people seem to feed a lead all the way round the...
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    How to route power cable

    I've just taken the plunge and ordered a windscreen mounted video camera. Based on this review, it seems the best for under £100. REVIEW: Mini DVR 0801 The Smallest 1080p LCD Car Dash Cam with Ambarella A2S60 - Best Mini Car Cam - YouTube How have others routed the power cable and have you...
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    Poor radio reception after independent garage worked on car

    I'm looking for some advice please. My car, 2003 1.8T Cabriolet, was leaking fuel from somewhere and so I took it to my local independent Audi and BMW specialist whom I have used for several years and always been pleased with the results The leak was diagnosed as a faulty fuel solenoid that had...
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    Glove box light for not working

    Hi. I've got a 2003 Cabriolet. Glove box light hasn't worked since I bought the car a couple of month's ago and today looked into why. Bulb tests ok , no volts at socket. I've tried with side lights on, headlights on and ignition on and still no joy. Car recently serviced and I was told that no...
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    Trying to code a second hand key

    Hi. I have bought a key of ebay that has the same numbers 8Z0 837 231 as the existing fob that I got with the car (a 2003 Cab) I realise that there are three different parts of the key, the blade (will need a new one cutting) the immobiliser chip and the remote function. Question 1 - Should I be...
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    Newbie - advice sought about VAG software and auto door locking

    Hi. Recently acquired a 2003 Cabriolet, 1.8T. Is it possible to get the doors and boot to auto lock once the car is underway ? Also, is this useful to enable me to interogate the car's fault codes or is there something better out there ? VAG Group USB COM KKL 409.1 lead with software VW Code...
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