I found the way to remove the air filter cover easier than conventional way – remove the air duct – By remove the 2 screws securing the MAF – the cover come out much easier after the 5 screws were removed –
Our faithful 96 A6 Avant 2.8L failed smog check, not because of the Smog limits, but because of the oil burning smokes and blue smoke coming from the engine bay and the exhaust pipe. The smog technician insisted that the smokes come from the engine bay is the crank case leaks, although we could see […]
I had received many phone calls about warranty for my old cars with over 90k miles for a few thousands bucks which would includes everything and without inspecting the cars. Why? Because according to their records, my cars had been well maintained from dealer’s records (which dealers records). Anyhow, there are someone that I know […]
We had the Audi Cabriolet for almost a year now, it’s time to give it an oil change (we checked the oil regularly and topped it up when needed). The design of the car makes it so easy to replace oil and oil filter, the hardest part actually is the engine undercover part. […]
Air Cleaner Housing removal Clean the throttle body, plate, and butterfly if possible. Check the breather hose branch type under the air cleaner assembly for cracks and broken plastic insert. If this hose is broken, the car won’t start. PUT BACK EVERYTHING AND THE IDLE IS GREAT!!!!!!!!!!!!!! SOLID AT ANY CONDITION!!!!
FRONT BRAKE ROTORS & PADS 1998 A8 4.2L Tools needed: 17mm socket for wheel lugs, 18mm socket for caliper frame, 7mm hex, screw driver, extension 3/8 or ½, long nose pliers, brake piston retract tool.- Remove wheel lugs covers. – Open the wheel lugs a few turns. – Jack up the car […]