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I have a new audi A3 sportback 2TDI s tronic .Can anything

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Hi,
I have a new audi A3 sportback 2TDI s tronic .Can anything be done to lessen the road noise, it is quite loud.
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Audi
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Expert:  Matt replied 1 year ago.
Hello 1st thing to ask is what tyres are fitted? and are you on the optional run flat tyres? as the main source of road noise is the tyre Run flats are considerably worse are suppressing noise than a regular tyre also some tyre brands are better than others at producing noise Continental are typically the best at producing low road noise while still producing excellent wet weather grip