Audi A3 The Audi A3 offers cutting edge engineering, performance, and luxury in one affordable package.

Only 80k miles! But.,,

Old 07-18-2018, 03:09 AM
1st Gear
Thread Starter
Join Date: Jul 2018
Posts: 1
Default Only 80k miles! But.,,

Newby, here, to the Audi scene. I just retired, am giving my son our Prius, and need a replacement for me. (Wife has a Golf.). I want a mid-life-crisis sports car; she wants me to get something that can handle a Home Depot run. Since I can’t afford a Porsche Cayenne, it occurred to me that an A3 “wagon” would fit both needs, too. I found a 2009 A3 with 2.0T and manual tranny in beautiful condition, and the asking price ( $8000) reflects that. However, I also realize that the car may be approaching replacement time for the clutch, brakes, etc. AND... this is where y’all come in... other stuff, too. Should I expect to have to replace the water pump, timing belt (chain?) or anything else in the next 40,000 miles or so? Would it be better to find a car with more miles that’s already had that stuff replaced?
Related Topics
Thread Starter
Last Post
Engine/Performance Parts
06-09-2009 02:10 PM
Vehicles for Sale
01-13-2007 05:24 AM
Audi TT
09-11-2006 11:41 PM
S Car Model Line
03-17-2006 01:37 PM
Audi A6
01-18-2005 12:13 AM

Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: Only 80k miles! But.,,

Featured Sponsors

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to and affiliated sites.