1. armoredcat

    Audi A3 2015 weird gearbox behavior

    Gearbox started behaving weirdly recently. When the car is "coldish", but had some time run, whenever there is any uphill the gearbox seems to struggle in at least 3rd and 4th gear. The car starts to give the engine extra revs or like slipping the clutch. Kinda like when you're trying to start a...
  2. R

    S3 8P 2009 02Q Whining on all gears.

    Hi! I recently drove pretty hard and missed a shift at over 6k RPM and since then its been sounding like straight cut gears (reverse) even when going forward on all 6 gears, its not loud but its there and its both annoying and scary if something might give up eventually. A couple months ago i...
  3. T

    Audi A3 2013 1.4 tfsi gearbox malfunction

    The car revs but struggles when in drive or reverse but doesn’t go anywhere. there was a loud knock and then the warning light came on. RAC came and they saw some filter has the seal not put properly and oil was leaking out. Could this be gearbox oil?
  4. T

    Gearbox Code

    The automatic gearbox for our 2009 A6 has blown and the mechanic is unable to fix it due to lack of parts being available. We are looking for a replacement gearbox LDQ (CBT gearbox). Does the replacement gearbox have to have the same code or would any automatic A6 gearbox work?
  5. Davill9

    How to… Crankshaft rear main oil seal replacement / fitting

    thought I would do a quick write up for the iabed uprated rear main crankshaft oil seal as no one seems to have done on the ea113 engine and have been asked lots to do a write up when I next did one it is also the same to fit the standard genuine seal except not putting sealant on the face that...
  6. Davill9

    Transfer box oil level on manual s3 ?

    Does anyone know the exact capacity of the transfer box off the gearbox… so far most people that apparently know about vwag have told me it is connected to gearbox and fills from gearbox but I can guarantee you it doesn’t Especially after buying the oil seals already for gearbox to transfer box...
  7. 7

    Audi A1 Gearbox issues? (help required)

    Hello all, I have an Audi A1 2010 1.6 (manual) which has recently developed gearbox/transmission issues. What will happen is I will be plodding along in 3rd gear and go to change into 4th. No issues with changing gears with the gear stick, however the car will hit a false like neutral and will...
  8. I

    New here! Help me, please/gearbox

    Hi everyone! I have bought an Audi A7, CTCC, FWD, 3.0 tdi, 64 reg. I bought this car with an engine problem. I replaced the engine, it starts and working fine. Except driving it. The car wouldn’t move and the faults on VCDS was gearbox malfunction. I soon found out that the gearbox fitted on the...
  9. P

    2wd to Quattro

    Hi there, I have an 06 A3 Quattro and the gearbox has shat itself, I’ve been told by a mechanic that I can put my diff and transfer box onto a 2wd box, which he’s already managed to do, will this cause any issues?
  10. Hafizkam

    DPF Cleaned, ECU Remapped now Gearbox Crunch

    Hi. DPF light came on...long story short got it cleaned from a company called Flash Cleaning...they removed DPF and EGR Cooler...cleaned them...put back in...Remapped my Car and car drives perfect now with no DPF issues ...BUT The S-tronic box now makes like a crunching noise in gear changes...
  11. E

    S-Tronic gearbox buzzing

    Hi I am new in these forums and also a fresh Audi owner. I have bought myself an A4 140kW 2.0TFSI 2015 (the very early B9) with automatic gearbox and 75000km on the clock. Just recently I noticed that there is a buzzing sound whenever I switch from or to drive (D). I managed to record it and...
  12. B

    Gearbox confusion

    Hi I’ve got a 6 speed a4 b6 avant 2003 1.9tdi with the avf engine I’m just wondering if I could swap my gearbox (GBA code) for the (FYA code) gearbox they both come out of the same models and are both 6 speed. Thanks
  13. S

    Audi S4 B8 Shifting problems

    Hello, I’ve got a 2010 S4 with 90k miles on the clock. I’ve started noticing some issues and it only happens every now and again. Most of the time shifting from 1st-2nd under full throttle i experience a big delay in acceleration and even sometimes it takes itself all the way up to 8k but then...
  14. T

    2017 Audi A3 Squealing Noise

    Hi, I have a 2017 AUDI A3 1.4 TFSI with an S-TRONIC gearbox. Since last September it has been making a strange squealing type noise that appears for around 3-4 seconds then goes when pulling away and at lower speeds between gears but this is far less audible. I have tried my best with the Audi...
  15. CB120

    S1 Gearbox & Transfer case - Metal found in the oil

    Hey guys, im brand new to this forum. Im coming here because unfortunately, ive found a lot of metal in my transfer case and gearbox. Something seems to be making a crunching sound while in reverse as well. Ive stopped driving my car until i get a gearbox recondition & new transfer case...
  16. P

    Devon Independent

    Hi there, Anyone recommend an independent close to Plymouth or worth travelling from there for? Trusty(ish) B7 with transmission concerns. Thanks
  17. rajsta

    1st Gear selection issue

    2011 A6 2.0L TDI, 170Ps. I'm hoping this could be something overlooked. I've just had a new used low mileage Manual Gearbox fitted as the old ones shaft bearings were shot causing excessive wobble/ Vibrations. Now the new gearbox has cured these issues with no more wobble/ Vibrations. It's now...
  18. A7Vorsprung

    Audi A7/A6 C8 50 tdi torque/gearbox software update

    We all know the horrible torque issue with the 50 tdi from Audi. It is dangerous on entering a roundabout and exiting a junction. Luckily I have received a call from Audi to bring the car to the dealership for a software update, that will resolves this issue. I can't wait to update you guys...
  19. J

    Do I have the wet or dry clutch? Can somebody help me as i have slipping gears.

    I have the audi a5 3.0tdi with the 7 speed stronic box, I think i need a new clutch as the gears slip in 3rd 5th and 7th, after doing research I think its the wet clutch but cant find a clutch to buy for one of these! If anybody can shed some light and maybe a link that would be awesome, thank...
  20. Steven87

    7 speed S-Tronic service

    Does anyone know what the service interval is on the facelift 7 speed gearbox? I'm getting conflicting opinions of 40k and 80k miles.....