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  Topic: Faulty Power Roof II
Mikes2

Replies: 9
Views: 7157

PostForum: Audi Cabriolet   Posted: Thu Jul 20, 2017 4:38 pm   Subject: Faulty Power Roof II
I admire your persistence.

Pretty sure I may have some wiring diagrams for the electric roof somewhere. Will see if I can get them online.

Manual roof diagrams are already online on my website
  Topic: Fuel tank sender.
Mikes2

Replies: 2
Views: 131

PostForum: Series 3 and 4: 80, 90, Coupe, Avant, S2, RS2   Posted: Thu Jul 20, 2017 4:24 pm   Subject: Fuel tank sender.
you need to remove the locking ring from the top of the tank.

sender is the large white item
  Topic: What oil
Mikes2

Replies: 1
Views: 433

PostForum: Series 3 and 4: 80, 90, Coupe, Avant, S2, RS2   Posted: Tue Jul 04, 2017 8:50 pm   Subject: What oil
I use this

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Quantum-Synta-Engine-Oil-10W-40-Oil-Box-4-/141652516417?epid=716886024&hash=item20fb25de41:g:75IAAOSwCU1Y3OqX

Have been using this stuff for well over 10 ...
  Topic: Radiator Fan Relay
Mikes2

Replies: 23
Views: 13674

PostForum: Series 3 and 4: 80, 90, Coupe, Avant, S2, RS2   Posted: Mon Jun 26, 2017 12:23 pm   Subject: Radiator Fan Relay
https://audi.7zap.com/en/rdw/audi+80+90+avant/a80/1994-150/9/919-919060/

number 7
  Topic: Suspension top mount.
Mikes2

Replies: 11
Views: 1640

PostForum: Series 3 and 4: 80, 90, Coupe, Avant, S2, RS2   Posted: Tue Jun 13, 2017 8:06 pm   Subject: Suspension top mount.
H & R are one of the better spring manufacturers. Others are PI and Eibach. Not sure if PI are still going.

I'd be very careful with those shocks as it claims B2 and 83-89.

Take your pick fr ...
  Topic: Suspension top mount.
Mikes2

Replies: 11
Views: 1640

PostForum: Series 3 and 4: 80, 90, Coupe, Avant, S2, RS2   Posted: Mon Jun 12, 2017 6:49 pm   Subject: Suspension top mount.
For oem, it will be dealer only. Most likely obsolete or difficult to get.

you can normally get Sachs / Boge shocks and keep the standard springs. unless the miles are sky high, the springs will li ...
  Topic: Suspension top mount.
Mikes2

Replies: 11
Views: 1640

PostForum: Series 3 and 4: 80, 90, Coupe, Avant, S2, RS2   Posted: Mon Jun 12, 2017 11:10 am   Subject: Suspension top mount.
30-40mm drop on a Coupe will be fine. It's 60mm and higher drops that can lead to problems.

I tend to keep my cars standard so can't recommend any one brand over another.

I'm not familiar with S ...
  Topic: Suspension top mount.
Mikes2

Replies: 11
Views: 1640

PostForum: Series 3 and 4: 80, 90, Coupe, Avant, S2, RS2   Posted: Mon Jun 12, 2017 10:21 am   Subject: Suspension top mount.
none of them last long. 3-5 years is typical, sometimes less.

I've yet to see favourable reviews of Meyle products

Those lemforder ones are correct
  Topic: Petrol Gauge.
Mikes2

Replies: 5
Views: 1223

PostForum: Series 3 and 4: 80, 90, Coupe, Avant, S2, RS2   Posted: Mon Jun 12, 2017 10:19 am   Subject: Petrol Gauge.
On a Coupe it's in the tank. fwd and quattro versions are different
  Topic: Using an AFC Engine in place of an AAH engine
Mikes2

Replies: 6
Views: 2293

PostForum: Series 3 and 4: 80, 90, Coupe, Avant, S2, RS2   Posted: Thu Jun 08, 2017 7:00 pm   Subject: Using an AFC Engine in place of an AAH engine
I'd never heard of the AFC engine until this post.

Research suggests it was only fitted to the A6 so it may be harder to source
  Topic: Changing cam
Mikes2

Replies: 1
Views: 984

PostForum: Series 3 and 4: 80, 90, Coupe, Avant, S2, RS2   Posted: Thu Jun 08, 2017 6:49 pm   Subject: Changing cam
Not really - certainly not a stock one off the shelf.
  Topic: Petrol Gauge.
Mikes2

Replies: 5
Views: 1223

PostForum: Series 3 and 4: 80, 90, Coupe, Avant, S2, RS2   Posted: Thu Jun 08, 2017 6:47 pm   Subject: Petrol Gauge.
what are the symptoms. it can be a bad sender if it's erratic at the last quarter of the gauge
  Topic: Suspension top mount.
Mikes2

Replies: 11
Views: 1640

PostForum: Series 3 and 4: 80, 90, Coupe, Avant, S2, RS2   Posted: Thu Jun 08, 2017 6:45 pm   Subject: Suspension top mount.
Try and get Lemforder or Boge.

They're cheap though and don't last that long
  Topic: Using an AFC Engine in place of an AAH engine
Mikes2

Replies: 6
Views: 2293

PostForum: Series 3 and 4: 80, 90, Coupe, Avant, S2, RS2   Posted: Wed May 24, 2017 6:48 pm   Subject: Using an AFC Engine in place of an AAH engine
12v was the abc 2.6.

You really want the 2.8
  Topic: Using an AFC Engine in place of an AAH engine
Mikes2

Replies: 6
Views: 2293

PostForum: Series 3 and 4: 80, 90, Coupe, Avant, S2, RS2   Posted: Wed May 03, 2017 11:50 am   Subject: Using an AFC Engine in place of an AAH engine
is the afc not a 30v engine ?
  Topic: Catylitic Converter.
Mikes2

Replies: 3
Views: 1955

PostForum: Series 3 and 4: 80, 90, Coupe, Avant, S2, RS2   Posted: Fri Mar 10, 2017 11:15 pm   Subject: Catylitic Converter.
Not on the AAH
  Topic: Catylitic Converter.
Mikes2

Replies: 3
Views: 1955

PostForum: Series 3 and 4: 80, 90, Coupe, Avant, S2, RS2   Posted: Wed Mar 08, 2017 8:54 pm   Subject: Catylitic Converter.
The risk is they'll fall apart and you'll need new ones again within a short time.

why do they need replaced ? emissions fail or damaged ?
  Topic: Fuel Lines
Mikes2

Replies: 8
Views: 4331

PostForum: Series 3 and 4: 80, 90, Coupe, Avant, S2, RS2   Posted: Wed Dec 14, 2016 1:12 pm   Subject: Fuel Lines
It's possibly some dirt in the line has found it's way to the engine bay.
  Topic: Front door window motor mounts
Mikes2

Replies: 2
Views: 2155

PostForum: Series 3 and 4: 80, 90, Coupe, Avant, S2, RS2   Posted: Mon Dec 05, 2016 5:53 pm   Subject: Front door window motor mounts
These aren't available to buy as an individual part via Audi so you'll probably need to get something like this

https://www.polymax.co.uk/hexagonal-vibration-damper
  Topic: Front down pipe
Mikes2

Replies: 2
Views: 2322

PostForum: Series 3 and 4: 80, 90, Coupe, Avant, S2, RS2   Posted: Wed Oct 26, 2016 10:06 pm   Subject: Front down pipe
I'm guessing NG engine with a cat ?

8A0 253 101 Q

http://www.buycarparts.co.uk/oen/8a0253101q

2nd hand on Ebay

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/AUDI-COUPE-80-CABRIOLET-2-2-2-3-PS-KV-NG-FRONT-EXHA ...
  Topic: Fuel Lines
Mikes2

Replies: 8
Views: 4331

PostForum: Series 3 and 4: 80, 90, Coupe, Avant, S2, RS2   Posted: Fri Oct 21, 2016 11:21 am   Subject: Fuel Lines
I'm probably too far away and I'm just about done with working on the older cars.

There must be a decent specialist near you who can take it on
  Topic: Fuel Lines
Mikes2

Replies: 8
Views: 4331

PostForum: Series 3 and 4: 80, 90, Coupe, Avant, S2, RS2   Posted: Mon Oct 17, 2016 5:32 pm   Subject: Fuel Lines
I got mine from Ebay. Klarik Engineering supplies is a recommended seller.

I replaced the lot on mine but I wouldn't do it again as you need to remove the steering rack.

Last time I cut them jus ...
  Topic: Fuel Lines
Mikes2

Replies: 8
Views: 4331

PostForum: Series 3 and 4: 80, 90, Coupe, Avant, S2, RS2   Posted: Fri Oct 14, 2016 3:47 pm   Subject: Fuel Lines
I used 5/16" Kunifer pipe and some compression joints to replace mine
  Topic: Audi 80 coupe dashboard bulbs
Mikes2

Replies: 3
Views: 2315

PostForum: Series 3 and 4: 80, 90, Coupe, Avant, S2, RS2   Posted: Fri Oct 07, 2016 8:04 am   Subject: Audi 80 coupe dashboard bulbs
They are normal clear bulbs
  Topic: Black trim
Mikes2

Replies: 3
Views: 2979

PostForum: Series 3 and 4: 80, 90, Coupe, Avant, S2, RS2   Posted: Thu Sep 22, 2016 4:17 pm   Subject: Black trim
this one

https://www.amazon.co.uk/Wurth-Plastic-Plast-PT-75ml-Black/dp/B00LOPCM2E

other sellers are available
  Topic: Driveline shunt
Mikes2

Replies: 2
Views: 2528

PostForum: Series 3 and 4: 80, 90, Coupe, Avant, S2, RS2   Posted: Wed Sep 07, 2016 8:02 pm   Subject: Driveline shunt
They all do it. it's a feature.

the biggest improvement I got on mine was getting the propshaft centre bearing replaced. this was at around 280k
  Topic: Black trim
Mikes2

Replies: 3
Views: 2979

PostForum: Series 3 and 4: 80, 90, Coupe, Avant, S2, RS2   Posted: Wed Sep 07, 2016 7:36 pm   Subject: Black trim
there's one by Wurth which is supposed to be pretty good
  Topic: Airbag light stays on - '95 Coupe
Mikes2

Replies: 15
Views: 6579

PostForum: Series 3 and 4: 80, 90, Coupe, Avant, S2, RS2   Posted: Fri Aug 26, 2016 7:28 pm   Subject: Airbag light stays on - '95 Coupe
there's 2 ports in the fuse box (actually 3 but you only use 2). You'll need a 2x2 adapter

http://s2-audi.co.uk/tech_articles/electrical/fuse_box_t.jpg

That brown wire is for the horn I think.
...
  Topic: vcds lite interface
Mikes2

Replies: 6
Views: 3562

PostForum: Series 3 and 4: 80, 90, Coupe, Avant, S2, RS2   Posted: Fri Aug 26, 2016 7:15 pm   Subject: vcds lite interface
pretty sure the later ones are backward compatible.

Ross tech still sell interfaces or Gendan for a uK seller
  Topic: partscats
Mikes2

Replies: 2
Views: 2555

PostForum: Series 3 and 4: 80, 90, Coupe, Avant, S2, RS2   Posted: Fri Aug 26, 2016 7:10 pm   Subject: partscats
probably shut down by Audi / VAG

They have a habit of it

this one may be of use

http://audi.7zap.com/en/rdw/
 
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