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The A3 brake and clutch pedals are too high for comfort and…

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The A3 brake and...

The A3 brake and clutch pedals are too high for comfort and safety, is it possible to align both pedals closer to the floor ?

Mechanic's Assistant: Has the clutch been slipping? Are you having any trouble shifting?

Relatively new car but I'm used to a Volvo S40 where clutch, brake and accelerator pedals seem to be aligned. It takes quite an effort to get both feet from the accelerator and footrest onto the clutch and brake pedals

Mechanic's Assistant: What year is your A3?

2013 1.2 TFSI

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your A3 yourself? What have you tried so far?

No, I wouldn't dream of touching the brake system

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

No but both my wife and daughter want to change to Audi A3s but would only now consider an automatic version because of the pedal positons

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UK Auto Mechanic: Kevin, UK Car Mechanic replied 1 year ago
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Hi im kevin unfortunatly there is no adjustment on either pedal .the brake and clutch are both hydralic and dont allow for any adjustment at all

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