I sold my 8V S3 and am currently looking for an RS3 8P in The Netherlands. There is one for sale right across the border. It has full Audi service history and maintenance was done according to schedule. The car looks well maintained from the outside judging from pictures and a video...
Seems like a lot of DSG/S tronic have the whine. Some in one gear, others in many. Have read that it could be a characteristic
I have it in 1-4 under slight acceleration. Still pulls hard. The car is getting a DSG and Haldex service in two weeks. I’ll update if the slight whine changes.
So there really is an issue based on what you guys hear on the video? Have seen a lot of video's and topic with whine noises from the DSG. I thought perhaps it is a characteristic. Speedo is in KM/H btw. Haldex service was last done by Audi at 51k km it now has 106k km and is due to a service in...
I do not think it's a wheel bearing. Sound disappears when you put it in Neutral while driving. Car was driven regularly. Just trying to figure out if the slight wine sound is normal as heard on the video link.
I just bought this Audi S3 but since a couple days I notice a slight wine under low/medium acceleration.
Perhaps I am just over cautious because I had some issues with some other DSG boxes in the past.
However, I made a video with the sound. It comes on at low rpm's and eventually...
I have been lurking around for a while and decided to finally register.
Just bought an Audi S3 8V with the ABT power pack so it should have some extra horsepower.
Here are some pics.
Already bought some peelers for it and it is going for a service soon.
Br from Amsterdam :) ,