Audi changed numb A3/Golf system into nimble, quick and also receptive front drive sports maker that set new benchmarks. Ex-slushmobile drivers couldn'tselect its high restrictions forcing Audi to supply retrofit suspension cram in 2000 including back looter that far better shows the restrictions however dulled reaction so not occupied by all owners. Transverse driveline leaves minimal overhang front and rear like nothing else Audi for limited, arresting designing that doesn't look 6 years of ages! Imitators fall short once again and again. Striking exterior and interior style information can mesmerise a brand-new owner for a year. Lengthy solution periods and also proprietors that never lift the bonnet will generate vacant sumps on most Audis so listen for crankshaft roll and look for thick oil hiding unavoidable failure. Look for low gas mileage examples serviced in a timely manner intervals, not kilometres, to be certain. Baulky five-speed transmissions and also clutches were changed under warranty as early as 15 thousand kilometres, so examine carefully. Quattro has actually six-speed manual as well as advanced 4Motion all-wheel drive. Long wheelbase supplies ski-length luggage bay behind driver enabling TT to double as enjoyable sports car and far away trip. Parcel rack was recurring guarantee item. Check rims as well as unidirectional tires carefully. Jacks were subject to recall as a result of labelling/Standards issues yet not all owners can be troubled. Self-sealing side glass needs factory help if damaged. Rear looter included soggier 2000 suspension yet corrupts pert butt and can do little bit at rate so some owners refused.