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Forum: Audi A6
02-25-2011, 09:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 856
Posted By jhuffman

make sure you always grease your muffler...

make sure you always grease your muffler bearings, and always top up that amber turn signal fluid

;) welcome to the club
Forum: Audi A6
02-05-2011, 02:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 11,654
Posted By jhuffman

Is it the line that runs to or from the ps...

Is it the line that runs to or from the ps cooler? I remember mine was a bit leaky once after I did a flush, a new hose clamp and fixed it up.
Forum: Audi A6
01-28-2011, 09:08 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 715
Posted By jhuffman

I would believe the thermostat is bad. I'm...

I would believe the thermostat is bad. I'm pretty sure that even idling you should get the temp gauge about half way. The thermostat is what allows the coolant to get hot, if it starts to die and...
Forum: Audi A6
01-26-2011, 09:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,157
Posted By jhuffman

the pcv system does get plugged up on the 2.7s. ...

the pcv system does get plugged up on the 2.7s. I plan to eventually get a catch can to help this out. If you are thinking about doing the timing belt yourself, you might as well go for the full...
Forum: Audi A6
01-26-2011, 09:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 11,500
Posted By jhuffman

if its the oem oil its castrol something or...

if its the oem oil its castrol something or other. I also have a noisey top end, I've spent some time trying to figure it out and gave up when costs got preventative to trial and error.
01-14-2011, 08:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 863
Posted By jhuffman

ya... I remember my a4 2.8. Damn that was a...

ya... I remember my a4 2.8. Damn that was a reliable car lol
01-11-2011, 09:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 863
Posted By jhuffman

you just went through the trail by fire into the...

you just went through the trail by fire into the audi club. welcome comrade.
Forum: Audi A6
01-11-2011, 09:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,660
Posted By jhuffman

there isn't much you can do to the 2.8 as far as...

there isn't much you can do to the 2.8 as far as simple bolt ons go. Start thinking about the PES supercharger if your serious about getting more power.
01-04-2011, 09:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,382
Posted By jhuffman

some brake pads squeak when they are new before...

some brake pads squeak when they are new before they have fully seated. Other times if you have a rotor that doesn't have a nice smooth surface it can make some noise. could also be the shims or...
Forum: General Tech
01-03-2011, 09:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 860
Posted By jhuffman

thats pretty crazy. I wouldn't replace the...

thats pretty crazy. I wouldn't replace the engine if it runs. Call up shokan or force five and see if you can get a good crankshaft. A bottom end rebuild wont be cheaper, but its cheaper than a...
12-29-2010, 09:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,613
Posted By jhuffman

then go garrett or get interesting and change the...

then go garrett or get interesting and change the flanges and go with something that isn't KKK
Forum: Audi A6
12-29-2010, 09:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 5,089
Posted By jhuffman

yes you can get there through the trunk

yes you can get there through the trunk
Forum: Audi A6
12-29-2010, 09:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 917
Posted By jhuffman

to flush the power steering, just pull one of the...

to flush the power steering, just pull one of the lines that connects to the power steering cooler then turn the wheel from side to side until its empty. make sure you refill it with the proper...
Forum: Audi A6
12-29-2010, 09:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,449
Posted By jhuffman

LOL check the control arms

LOL

check the control arms
Forum: Audi A6
12-29-2010, 09:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 8,546
Posted By jhuffman

you have to remember mechanics go off of what...

you have to remember mechanics go off of what alldata specifies the time as, not how long it actually takes. as for the axles, they give you the list price as a starting point which if I looked up...
Forum: Audi A6
12-29-2010, 09:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 8,546
Posted By jhuffman

seriously, get the service writer to explain to...

seriously, get the service writer to explain to you in detail about what needs to be done. ya the arms get replaced with the bushings and ball joints. You could just get the bushings, though they...
Forum: B5 Models
12-29-2010, 09:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,023
Posted By jhuffman

jut go the the website and read about it.

jut go the the website and read about it.
Forum: General Tech
12-29-2010, 09:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,413
Posted By jhuffman

when it comes to the cat, the OEM ones are...

when it comes to the cat, the OEM ones are INCREDIBLY expensive. If you must pass emissions just get an aftermarket high flow and have a muffler shop weld it in. Shouldn't run more than a few...
Forum: Audi A6
12-26-2010, 10:01 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,641
Posted By jhuffman

doing the heads isn't too bad. You do need a...

doing the heads isn't too bad. You do need a special tool for the head bolts and since they are torque to yield bolts they need to be replaced out taken out. There are quite a few threads out there...
12-21-2010, 08:46 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,863
Posted By jhuffman

if you bought the car with the belt on it, just...

if you bought the car with the belt on it, just draw a small diagram of the belt routing and take the belt to an auto parts store. They should be able to find a replacement.
12-18-2010, 02:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 11,633
Posted By jhuffman

thats way too high for the mileage. If the...

thats way too high for the mileage. If the turbos haven't been replaced just keep looking.
Forum: Audi A6
12-15-2010, 08:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 12,473
Posted By jhuffman

if they are pressing the brake, the brake pedal...

if they are pressing the brake, the brake pedal sensor might either need adjustment or replacement
12-13-2010, 09:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,240
Posted By jhuffman

theres always the nitrous route too... a 50 shot...

theres always the nitrous route too... a 50 shot would probably do you well.

might be easier to try and fab a supercharger system than a turbo.
12-13-2010, 09:01 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,926
Posted By jhuffman

sick nasty!!! gotta love those b6 s4 rims.

sick nasty!!! gotta love those b6 s4 rims.
Forum: Audi A6
12-13-2010, 08:59 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,318
Posted By jhuffman

I've I've found oil in my pipes before. This...

I've I've found oil in my pipes before. This engine has a poor pcv system and its common to find oil in the intake tubing. Try cleaning it out and installing a catch can to help with the oil vapor...
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