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Found It! We take a look under the hood and figure out why this car was totaled out. This should be an interesting rebuild!

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    • Luckless
      Luckless

      9:30 i would jack the car up, weld it together then weld in the structural support.

      about 4 days ago
    • Nexus5 Google
      Nexus5 Google

      That crack is so big, it makes J.Lo jealous.

      about 23 days ago
    • 1bikesale
      1bikesale

      audi eats $h&t

      about 1 month ago
    • Gary Fudger
      Gary Fudger

      convertable saabs suffered from this lose of structural strength no metal roof plate and weld

      about 1 month ago
    • DJ UNCLE GEN
      DJ UNCLE GEN

      I JUST SUBBED TO UR CHANNEL.... KEEP UP THE GOOD WORK

      about 2 months ago
    • breezyseas
      breezyseas

      Dude! You're a Shill for click throughs

      about 2 months ago
    • jon 2
      jon 2

      fix it with my  help d head

      about 2 months ago
    • MerlinMoorlo
      MerlinMoorlo

      Just change battery and thats all rebild???? Nice i want salvege car too.

      about 2 months ago
    • Dont Care
      Dont Care

      I guess he had to get his honey referral in there! Didn't really care about that!

      about 2 months ago
    • I'm With Stupid
      I'm With Stupid

      Great channel. I work at a mechanical and collision repair shop that does restoration work too. We do our best to repair cars properly even if it means we don't make much money on the job sometimes. All of our business is repeat customers and word of mouth. You won't even find us in the business listings in the phone book. It's an absolute joy to see like-minded people doing good work.

      about 2 months ago
    • Craig Ellis
      Craig Ellis

      European cars are absolute dogshit. I cant say that enough.

      about 2 months ago
    • isostupedo
      isostupedo

      $220 - $211 DOES NOT = $55 savings. That’s a $9 difference. Please don’t exaggerate for your sponsors and dup us at the same time. I know core needs to be added in, but what you showed and what you said don’t add up (or subtract).

      about 2 months ago
    • patrick chambers
      patrick chambers

      O yea that need too be welled may be straighten out on a a frame machine to straighten it out.

      about 2 months ago
    • f2ajack
      f2ajack

      How much you paid for it in the auction?

      about 2 months ago
    • erebusl
      erebusl

      The only good crack is the type you smoke.

      about 2 months ago
    • tmjcfx
      tmjcfx

      "I don't flip these cars." You have a stupid expensive hobby.

      about 2 months ago
    • DGB
      DGB

      Perhaps Audi should learn how to make a car without cracks, always thought Audi make pieces of shit, this is proof that Audi make shit cars.........

      about 2 months ago
    • bentlikeitsmaker
      bentlikeitsmaker

      Here in canada being a welder we are not allowed to weld on cracked frames only thing we can do here from what I remember is weld brackets to frames bassically

      about 2 months ago
    • Norman Marino
      Norman Marino

      Weld and Fiberglass over the Cracks. Cut the square bar and epoxy a bar inside the cut bar while placing Aluminum couplings over the cut ends weld coupling to join cut ends of bar after which fiberglass over both welded end.

      about 2 months ago
    • L Yen
      L Yen

      all I want to say is bad factory quality audi

      about 2 months ago
    • Gera Mimi
      Gera Mimi

      Use JB weld

      about 2 months ago
    • željko šimić
      željko šimić

      Building a car that has main structural issues, and then selling it to people as a "premium" model for insane price to people you know damaged car will kill is like building a house with damaged structural walls, selling that house as a expensive premium villa to people you know it will kill entire family when structural walls crack, and then when that happens refusing to admit that you built a damaged product that after some time will due to vibrations crack and kill everyone around it. You must love some companies and their level of greed, and specially people who are still ready to buy their products.

      about 2 months ago
    • Amjad Hussain
      Amjad Hussain

      Can u build me a luxury car, really want to own one before i die. According to doctors i won't b around in another 5-6 years.
      Have serious heart problem and can't get heart transplant because of my diabetes and other issues. Cant buy new or used cars. Please let me know your cost and labor.
      Thanks.

      about 2 months ago
    • elibutton
      elibutton

      car is structurally flawed = POS. Juice isn't worth the squeeze (IMO). Buy a Lexus.

      about 2 months ago
    • Danielson Scott
      Danielson Scott

      i would have done extensive research before considering purchase any car,model.I would not spend a penny on a super car that needs welding due to factory and design problems.

      about 2 months ago
    • NvrSayNvr
      NvrSayNvr

      Garbage Volkswagen..

      about 2 months ago
    • Michael Hawkins
      Michael Hawkins

      Cracked frame. It's that super quality German engineering that always saves the day!

      about 2 months ago
    • Adam Heazlett
      Adam Heazlett

      The aluminium must be to tough and work hardens .Very unusual for the Germans not taking more care . But Mercs and Audis are not like early 70s cars best car ive owned is a 300d . My Grand kids will use it cheers Adam

      about 3 months ago
    • John Perry
      John Perry

      You can fix this

      about 3 months ago
    • Dwight Lee
      Dwight Lee

      could it be a kind of leveling problem of the R8 ? the strut housing gives the front body a big torsion pressure .

      about 3 months ago
    • Pro Fessional
      Pro Fessional

      Start it up, "where is Optimus Prime!"

      about 3 months ago
    • Zayaan Zayaan
      Zayaan Zayaan

      Wank over the crack !

      about 3 months ago
    • Lilibeth Doherty
      Lilibeth Doherty

      The frame is not the only flawed part on the car but it is the tip of the iceberg!

      about 3 months ago
    • WellDressedMan
      WellDressedMan

      I wish ad-block would just skip from 4:15 to 5:30 automatically.

      about 3 months ago
    • Khoi-Nguyen Ha
      Khoi-Nguyen Ha

      Need German engineered tape to tape together a german engineered car

      about 3 months ago
    • Michael Ruberton
      Michael Ruberton

      I would attach mount to either side of gap to bring it together.

      about 3 months ago
    • abdainawi
      abdainawi

      By the looks It looks like poor engineering

      about 3 months ago
    • MARCIN CWALINSKI
      MARCIN CWALINSKI

      When you make videos of one car, you should definitely title it as "Part 1 R8, Part 2 R8, etc". That would be very helpful. Otherwise Youtube plays random parts.

      about 3 months ago
    • Costas Costas
      Costas Costas

      never buy a shit German car.

      about 3 months ago
    • Sara Claesson
      Sara Claesson

      That crack is wack

      about 3 months ago
    • Robert Coleman
      Robert Coleman

      I would take out the Alum Parts and replace them with a better alum/bar make it over size to hold the loads have them machined then replace them weld up fir wall replace bar do the next one.

      about 3 months ago
    • bryson johnson
      bryson johnson

      how much did he pay for the r8?

      about 3 months ago
    • Ten Lan
      Ten Lan

      Pinche vieja de Colgate ya me tiene hasta la verga.

      about 4 months ago
    • Mark Ward
      Mark Ward

      The Vicrez girl in the ad almost made me forget what video I came to watch. Typical German design. You have to take the front apart to change a battery. Not that batteries fail a lot including new batteries. LOL All for more profits from the dealership. No excuse. And of course, German manufacturers never stand behind their cars and pay for their design flaws to be fixed. BE WARNED.

      about 4 months ago
    • RACING JASON
      RACING JASON

      My friend in north jersey owns Exclusive Auto Collision certified audi call him name is Tony great guy

      about 4 months ago
    • Bayer-Z28
      Bayer-Z28

      I’m catching up on these videos. Honestly I’d just take the strut/coil over off, push that piece down and weld it back down. But reinforce the areas hat have known issues lol. Drive it and keep an eye on it.

      about 4 months ago
    • Luca Marino
      Luca Marino

      VAG stands for Vlkswagen Automobile Group, not Volkswagen Audi Group ;)

      about 4 months ago
    • nicholas huggins
      nicholas huggins

      Man I ain't a super savy car guy or nothin but I imagine after you disemble the front end in that area you should jack up the front right if I'm not mistaken ever so slightly keeping an eye on that crack. Once it's where you want it use a... heat gun? Doubt that's strong enough but use a torch of some caliber and channel locks to mend the frame back into shape. Finally just adding those aluminum pieces. Easier said than done obviously but figured I'd offer some help

      about 4 months ago
    • 211212112
      211212112

      I’d be pissed if I bought a new car and it broke like that and the factory didn’t pay for it

      about 4 months ago
    • Kyle Oliver
      Kyle Oliver

      I paid $230 for the same OEM battery you took out at the dealer. I'd take that over an Autocraft any day. If you're going to do a sponsored ad, don't lie about them "crushing your local dealership" at least

      about 4 months ago
    • Jim Peppers
      Jim Peppers

      Aftermarket batteries are shit. I've owned over 10 Mercedes and Advance Auto parts batteries are garbage. PERIOD.

      about 5 months ago
    • Golden Hawk
      Golden Hawk

      This car needs to be strapped. To resell this car after repairing it is very wrong.

      about 5 months ago
    • Mike Churchill
      Mike Churchill

      I use chewing gum and newspapers

      about 5 months ago
    • Robert Hostan van Riel
      Robert Hostan van Riel

      Retired structural Engineer, and kit car builder. I would look into the following. After removing coil suspension etc reset fractured area steel, sure reset and weld correctly, but in addition add formed specialist high strength stainless steel bracket, locate at top with appropriate new suspension bolt, the lower drilled through bulk head by suggest 3 vertical high strength tensile bolts. Can only suggest on what I could see on video. Check it out thoroughly, the combination will be super strong upon successful fitting. All the best Robert.

      about 5 months ago
    • Ben Gill
      Ben Gill

      I would order a new firewall. Unpick the whole front end ( undo all the spot welds where nesisary) from the firewall forward, and start rebuilding from there.. it's obvious the damage is all in front of the firewall. If u don't disassemble it all u will no doubt miss something that is cracked or buckled u can't see otherwise.. just my thoughts as a panel beater

      about 5 months ago
    • Billy Alford
      Billy Alford

      Slide tubing in broken frame use small come along to pull whole frame back into place whole car is setting level on floor

      about 5 months ago
    • Bill Latibay
      Bill Latibay

      Wow 6 ads in an 11 min vid

      about 6 months ago
    • Dan Rose
      Dan Rose

      The 360 man is it fixed or was it a lemon 🍋

      about 7 months ago
    • Ryan McWilliams
      Ryan McWilliams

      you coulda saved even more on the battery if you wnt to costco and got a interstate. Their like 90 bucks and their like the only battery NOT made by johnson controls.

      about 7 months ago
    • Duane Francis
      Duane Francis

      Please label your videos part 1, part 2, etc... So hard to follow the progress.

      about 8 months ago
    • Big Russa
      Big Russa

      Crack kills

      about 8 months ago
    • John Cariotto
      John Cariotto

      This looks like a job for Vtech

      about 9 months ago
    • Alan Walker
      Alan Walker

      I don't understand why you don't check, condition and charge your batteries with a CTEC charger. You would save the cost of the charger with the first battery.

      about 9 months ago
    • Victor Wolak
      Victor Wolak

      Put some JB Weld on the cracked metal parts. And your done

      about 9 months ago
    • John Fiebke
      John Fiebke

      Good to know the R8 is as much an engineering flop as the 2004 A4 Quattro I had.

      about 9 months ago
    • j t
      j t

      Just bondo it ! I would rather put the money in real estate. Hey can't live in the car !

      about 9 months ago
    • The Diecast Workshop
      The Diecast Workshop

      Hmmm...at 6:07 his windshield is busted up, but his frame and support bar look fine, but at 8:42 the windshield is fine and the structure of the car is cracked all to hell. Shenanigans!!!

      about 9 months ago
    • dejo095
      dejo095

      cannot believe Audi could have overseen that issue during frame design, I mean they have software that points to stress points with heat maps, and its easy to spot weak points in structure design.

      about 9 months ago
    • John Fiebke
      John Fiebke In reply to dejo095

      Ever owned an Audi? Most people I know have owned one and then resolve to never own another.

      about 9 months ago
    • Hateful Old Bastard
      Hateful Old Bastard

      JB Weld and let it ride....

      about 9 months ago
    • Sam Lipsit
      Sam Lipsit

      I think the crack can be repaired but, more importantly what did you pay for the car ? As well what will be the value when completed :) ??

      about 9 months ago
    • James Heard
      James Heard

      Just use ‘gorilla’ glue 👍🏼

      about 9 months ago
    • Mark Williams
      Mark Williams

      If an insurance company totals a car, is that insurance adjusters report available anywhere?

      about 9 months ago
    • Trigger some Liberals
      Trigger some Liberals

      Dissapointed with the Germans and that battery setup

      about 9 months ago
    • Phenom Menon
      Phenom Menon

      I literally found that battery you were searching for at 159.99 without any coupons on advanced auto parts. Honey is garbage.

      about 9 months ago
    • Waseem Ali Khan
      Waseem Ali Khan

      And if u cannot make complete videos then make a complete video from identifying a problem to fixing it and then in next video u can identify another problem and to the point where u fix it.I hope u got my point.

      about 9 months ago
    • Waseem Ali Khan
      Waseem Ali Khan

      Ur videos are good but the only thing bad is it is never a complete.make complete videos and not in episodes this is the only reason many people will not subscribe because people dont like to wait its not tv its youtube.

      about 9 months ago
    • bbence86
      bbence86

      I believe that stamp stands for VW Aktiengesellschaft. Which means VW joint-stock company.

      about 9 months ago
    • AlphaKevin.TV
      AlphaKevin.TV

      VAG = Volkwagen Aktiengesellschaft, greetings from germany

      about 9 months ago
    • Nick Stat
      Nick Stat

      Audi’s are hunks of junk

      about 9 months ago
    • kylleven
      kylleven

      VAG stands for : Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft

      about 9 months ago