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Coolant leak despite water pump replacement
It sounds like you have already pinpointed the leak. I suggest having your radiator hose replaced as soon as possible since coolant loss can lead to engine overheating and extensive damage. A technician from your YourMechanic can easily do this...
Manual transmission not shifting smoothly.
The first thing that would need to be checked is where the oil leaks are and if the oil is leaking onto the clutch causing a chatter in the clutch or you are feeling a misfire in the engine from...
Convertible lever broke
Hello. The convertible top is controlled by the electrical rocker switch in your console. The reasons for the top not operating could be that the switch is bad, or there is a fault present in the convertible top control unit....
security key programs garage door, but not security gate
It is possible the gate has a rolling code, which will require an extra step of pressing the learning button on the gate transmitter while programming your HomeLink button. The Audi website has a customer service chat line where they...
Ride height was raised when fitted with new wheels/tires
We do not normally deal much with aftermarket modifications here, nor do we endorse specific brand or manufacturers of components. I do have to say though, that you are going about this modification in a correct manner. You will want...
Convertible's top hit something & is stuck
The top will have to either be stowed or placed in the closed position manually as per the emergency close/open procedure and the top reinitialized in order to restore automatic operation. If the top will not reinitialize, then the...
Vibrations in the stick shift and engine
It is very possible it could be a clutch/ transmission/driveline issue. Locating the source of the vibration, and ensuring it is not an engine peripheral is key. The fact that the clutch is not acting as designed almost makes it...
Rain water trapped underneath car
Hi, first off is there any more information about the water you can give us? The car has drainage areas for water to flow through which can get clogged up with debris and leaves. Water will build up and can...
I'm looking for a quote to replace the timing chain on a S4 4.2L
Hi there, thanks for writing in. He was correct in saying that the chains are on the back of the motor. The engine and transmission must be removed completely, then separated form one another on a workbench, where the chains...
Does not shift properly
Hi and thanks for contacting YourMechanic. Sounds like the synchros inside the transmission are going out. The synchros keep the gears locked together when driving and also allow a driver to shift the gear when the clutch is disengaged. Try...
Engine turns off when driving, cannot restart
Hello. It sounds like you have a voltage problem. It may be a bad connection at the battery or at one of the ground connections. Both will commonly occur. Any loss of voltage will cause some serious module communication issues....

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