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Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 2nd September 2016, 10:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 660
Posted By LordHefner
Hi Mate, I've just gone through all 98 of...

Hi Mate,

I've just gone through all 98 of your gallery images and what can I say! The car I should have bought two years ago, it's got everything and it's in a stunning condition, the right colour...
Forum: D3 - Transmission 1st July 2016, 06:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 650
Posted By LordHefner
So assumedly a full transmission fluid service...

So assumedly a full transmission fluid service and this fingers crossed should get rid of my issues? looks like it could be main dealer then as I'm down in Cornwall miles away from anyone recommend!...
Forum: D3 - Transmission 29th June 2016, 08:26 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 732
Posted By LordHefner
I can concur with this, I own the D3 Quattro...

I can concur with this, I own the D3 Quattro Sport and looking at some point to get a V8 LWB 4.2Tdi and the test drive on that went extremely well, it was a very smooth ride, even spirited driving...
Forum: D3 - Transmission 28th June 2016, 10:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 650
Posted By LordHefner
Hi, Wow, thanks for that! So there are...

Hi,

Wow, thanks for that! So there are different types of fluid for my car, and there are also gearbox software updates also??? :Confused: But your suggesting get the different fluid to what will...
Forum: D3 - Transmission 28th June 2016, 08:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 650
Posted By LordHefner
Hi, Can anyone make any sense of the fault...

Hi,

Can anyone make any sense of the fault codes that I've posted? Thanks in advance.

Regards,

Mark.
Forum: D3 - Transmission 27th June 2016, 07:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 650
Posted By LordHefner
Hi mate, I did post up the image of the...

Hi mate,

I did post up the image of the report but for some reason it doesn't want to display.

anyway...

009986 - Transmission Friction Element / Clutch C
P2702 - 000 - Apply Time...
Forum: D3 - Transmission 27th June 2016, 03:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 650
Posted By LordHefner
Hi Buddy, I've just noticed the attachment...

Hi Buddy,

I've just noticed the attachment not showing, but yeah I've read many stories of people saying they've had issues, opened the gear box and done an oil change and everything was fine...
Forum: D3 - Transmission 27th June 2016, 02:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 650
Posted By LordHefner
Gearbox fault!

Hi Guys,

I have a 2008 Quattro Sport 3.0 tdi A8, and recently the gearbox has entered limp mode... four times in total! the first time was a surprise and then the second time it happened again...
Forum: D3 - Transmission 7th June 2016, 03:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,156
Posted By LordHefner
Gearbox going into Safe mode.

Hi Guys,

I have a 2008 Quattro Sport Audi A8, and twice today it's shown the gears in red and I've switched off and back on to clear it. Despite doing plenty of miles the first twice I'd ever...
Forum: D3 - Interior Electrics 12th May 2016, 08:34 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 77
Posted By LordHefner
Bump

Bump
Forum: D3 - Engine Bay 11th May 2016, 08:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,511
Posted By LordHefner
Would anyone have the correct colour sequence for...

Would anyone have the correct colour sequence for the Air Con pressure sensor of this car please... I've just bought a sensor and connector with wires attached, however Audi supplied them all being...
Forum: D3 - Interior Electrics 11th May 2016, 08:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 77
Posted By LordHefner
Air Con Sensor Wiring!

Hi Everyone,

I need a bit of help and struggling to find the answer, although a few people have attempted to help I'm still no further forward. I bought a replacement air con sensor and the...
Forum: D3 - Wheels and Tyres 5th December 2015, 07:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,246
Posted By LordHefner
Right guys, the car is back from the body shop,...

Right guys, the car is back from the body shop, full respray and wow is all I can say, I've had many new cars, but not seen anything quite like this before. However I've got the lowering links...
Forum: D3 - Wheels and Tyres 22nd November 2015, 09:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,795
Posted By LordHefner
10.5" Wow, why so wide? Seems massive, I've seen...

10.5" Wow, why so wide? Seems massive, I've seen plenty of 21" x 10's but that is as big as I've seen. Yeah I have 19's now, a definitely want the look of the 21" that large alloy with little tyre...
Forum: D3 - Wheels and Tyres 21st November 2015, 11:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,795
Posted By LordHefner
Hi Guy, Well I've spoken to a really nice...

Hi Guy,

Well I've spoken to a really nice guy called Mark from AirDrop link Suspension company and talked me through the difference and the evolution sets that we are now seeing hitting the...
Forum: D3 - Everything Else 15th November 2015, 01:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 760
Posted By LordHefner
I've just noticed that the newer version of the...

I've just noticed that the newer version of the lowering links are an extra 50:00, surely once they are on the car and set up the only advantage would be the fact the newer ones have the bend in the...
Forum: D3 - Everything Else 15th November 2015, 01:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 760
Posted By LordHefner
Well this reply is perfect! The look of your car...

Well this reply is perfect! The look of your car is pretty much what I'm aiming for except I have full tints front and rear to add to the look. The link I did think was the best way to go but wasn't...
Forum: D3 - Wheels and Tyres 9th November 2015, 11:37 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,795
Posted By LordHefner
I would love these on my D3... I'm currently...

I would love these on my D3... I'm currently posting elsewhere to see with others who know more than I do as to whether or not these would fit on mine. I love the look if big rim on a Luxobarge. :D
...
Forum: D3 - Axles, Brakes, Suspension and Steering 9th November 2015, 09:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 953
Posted By LordHefner
I've just sent mine off for a full respray...

I've just sent mine off for a full respray yesterday and whilst it's gone I intend buying drop links for the lowering and also a set of 21"s +++ The drop links shown here are these pre-set to the...
Forum: D3 - Everything Else 9th November 2015, 08:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 760
Posted By LordHefner
Thanks for your reply Mannyo, I was playing about...

Thanks for your reply Mannyo, I was playing about on the "wiiltheyfit.com" website and managed to get the same rolling circumference on some of the inputted tyre sizes I entered, I think the...
Forum: D3 - Everything Else 9th November 2015, 01:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 760
Posted By LordHefner
Help on Lowering and wheels upgrade!.

Hi Guys,

Well Yesterday the Audi A8 D3 Quattro Sport has been packed off for her ten day full strip down and full respray and complete freshen up on how she looks. I'm not going too mad, just a...
Forum: D3 - Wheels and Tyres 30th October 2015, 08:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,795
Posted By LordHefner
I've seen this myself recently also at a Meet...

I've seen this myself recently also at a Meet down in Cornwall, same car, same number plate, and like yourself it's made me look at 21" As they made that car look every bit the machine it was.
...
Forum: D3 - Wheels and Tyres 26th October 2015, 07:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,246
Posted By LordHefner
Thanks very much for that buddy! I did think...

Thanks very much for that buddy! I did think after owning a Mitsubishi Evo 9 tuned to 448 bhp that these 4wd trains are a bit temperamental and needed to some how be similar but was sure that I read...
Forum: D3 - Wheels and Tyres 25th October 2015, 03:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,246
Posted By LordHefner
21" Alloys on Staggerd Fitment. Will they work?

Hi Guys,

Well the old girl is going in for a new coat at the beginning of the week after next and thought she would like some new shoes to go with her new look to make her look fantastic. :love:
...
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - General 17th September 2015, 01:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,021
Posted By LordHefner
Hi Tony, Does this come with the loom,...

Hi Tony,

Does this come with the loom, brackets, switches etc... and everything needed to make it complete for me to retro fit into my Audi A8 D3 Quattro Sport?

Regards,

Mark
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - General 17th September 2015, 12:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,021
Posted By LordHefner
Hi, Is this still available please? ...

Hi,

Is this still available please?

Regards,

Mark.
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - General 11th April 2015, 12:58 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,856
Posted By LordHefner
Well Guy's it's been a while, but been in...

Well Guy's it's been a while, but been in recovery after having to have all of my teeth removed due to radiation damage and Narcosis (bone death) of my Jaw... so not really been doing much else but...
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - General 14th March 2015, 02:37 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,856
Posted By LordHefner
Well guys, I was sceptical to say the very least...

Well guys, I was sceptical to say the very least after taking it to three separate so called Audi A8 specialists... My plumber has taken one look at it and one hacksaw and reel of masking tape later...
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - General 11th March 2015, 09:26 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,856
Posted By LordHefner
Thanks Roberto, Another long day at the...

Thanks Roberto,

Another long day at the hospital and all in prep for Surgery next Tuesday! However thank you for help with the images, it helps to know from the front that if going through the...
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - General 10th March 2015, 11:02 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,856
Posted By LordHefner
Hi Guys, Arrived back from Hospital again...

Hi Guys,

Arrived back from Hospital again today after a short stay and I have arranged for a guy, ex bodyshop to have a look at the weekend. He has mentioned cutting either the bonnet or the...
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - General 20th February 2015, 11:39 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,856
Posted By LordHefner
Well I have just left the Audi Main Dealers and...

Well I have just left the Audi Main Dealers and they have given their half an diagnosis and told me that they're also trapped out. Then have quoted me for booking it in 5 hours at 812:00 labour plus...
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - General 18th February 2015, 09:44 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,856
Posted By LordHefner
Hi, could you PM me your mobile number please...

Hi, could you PM me your mobile number please regarding your message. I have to drive to Bristol Hospital today, but I would like to talk with you.

Regards,

Mark.
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - General 13th February 2015, 09:32 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,856
Posted By LordHefner
Ideal that is awesome information there. I'll...

Ideal that is awesome information there. I'll grab the documents down tomorrow and have a look now that I know what I'm searching for, and then I'll let you guys know although as with the case of my...
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - General 13th February 2015, 08:52 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,856
Posted By LordHefner
When you say import, is there anything in the...

When you say import, is there anything in the document where it states this as I've got it insured as a UK car, and wondering if I have been mis0informed here somewhere as the DVLA have sent me...
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - General 13th February 2015, 08:46 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,856
Posted By LordHefner
I wasn't too sure of what it was worth in the...

I wasn't too sure of what it was worth in the condition as I wasn't aware the cost of putting the bits correct... however I've how four offers from 3.5K to 6k as well as other asking for engines...
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - General 13th February 2015, 09:57 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,856
Posted By LordHefner
Well I'm well aware what a perfect conditioned...

Well I'm well aware what a perfect conditioned Late D3 Quattro Sport in the black with sub 80,000 miles goes for and at the time when I was looking spending 18,000 on one of these was not an option...
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - General 12th February 2015, 12:01 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,856
Posted By LordHefner
Hi Roberto, Does you message suggest that...

Hi Roberto,

Does you message suggest that you sent you friend a PM about my car for him to contact me, or did you PM me to contact your friend? I only ask as I've just gone into my private...
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - General 12th February 2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,856
Posted By LordHefner
Thanks IT, You're more than correct on that...

Thanks IT,

You're more than correct on that front, to be honest I wouldn't of even of considered selling the car if I had faith in the Audi dealership, but as they have been useless every time...
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - General 12th February 2015, 11:48 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,856
Posted By LordHefner
Hi Roberto, Back home again from Hospital...

Hi Roberto,

Back home again from Hospital and noticed that you have messaged on my thread so I am no going through them. +++

Regards

Mark
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - General 8th February 2015, 12:09 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,856
Posted By LordHefner
Just in case anyone was interested the car is...

Just in case anyone was interested the car is doing about 36.4 miles per gallon on my mixed driving, a fair amount of town work and the then long blasts to about 13 miles away to Hospital and...
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - General 8th February 2015, 12:00 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,856
Posted By LordHefner
I noticed the rear number plate holder and never...

I noticed the rear number plate holder and never gave it a second thought, the original registration plate is long gone as this has had a couple of cherish plates on it now.



Thanks for the...
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - General 7th February 2015, 11:47 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,856
Posted By LordHefner
Hi Mate, I hear every word that you are...

Hi Mate,

I hear every word that you are saying... I've had three separate experiences with the main dealer, and if you check through my previous posts then you will see my sheer frustrations of...
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - General 7th February 2015, 11:22 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,856
Posted By LordHefner
It does have the Air Suspension, and also the MMI...

It does have the Air Suspension, and also the MMI menu system is a colour screen. I have been told that the car has the internal hard drive built in to it, although I've never used this as I've never...
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - General 7th February 2015, 11:13 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,856
Posted By LordHefner
Yes it's a definite genuine Quattro sport, the...

Yes it's a definite genuine Quattro sport, the Log book says all of that! and the wheels also were fitted standard on this car, (possibly as an option at cost) but I do have the order codes for the...
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - General 7th February 2015, 11:02 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,856
Posted By LordHefner
Hi Guys, Sorry for the issues with replying...

Hi Guys,

Sorry for the issues with replying I've had a pretty rough few days and am typing this from bed now! The thought of a fix would be awesome. but alas I've lost all faith in Main dealer...
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - General 6th February 2015, 12:43 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,856
Posted By LordHefner
Thanks Doc, two hours at worst case, if only I...

Thanks Doc, two hours at worst case, if only I wished that was true!! I have taken three separate issues to Audi now and each and every time, it was left unfixed and time charged for and the third...
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - General 6th February 2015, 08:51 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,856
Posted By LordHefner
Audi A8 3.0 Tdi (D3 Aug 2008 - Facelift) Quattro Sport in Black

Hi Guys,

I'm looking at moving my Audi A8 3.0 TDi Quattro Sport on to a new owner and I'm going back to leasing brand new again, only due to is suiting my health and personal issues over an owned...
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - General 5th February 2015, 04:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,453
Posted By LordHefner
Hi Buddy, Have you got any pictures of this...

Hi Buddy,

Have you got any pictures of this please, I could be interested due to having a bonnet catch failing and left with little options on how to get in.

Regards,

Mark.
Forum: D3 - Body and Exterior 15th October 2014, 02:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 701
Posted By LordHefner
I did wonder if that would be s way to go about...

I did wonder if that would be s way to go about it, but thought I would check as someone is bound to of had a cable snap on them before now! Thanks for that guys, I'll get my local non main dealer...
Forum: D3 - Body and Exterior 5th October 2014, 07:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 701
Posted By LordHefner
Bonnet catch not releasing?

Hi guys!

Here is an interesting one for you all, only one of my bonnet catches are letting go the other appears to be stuck and I don't have a clue how else I can get in, but the screen wash has...
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