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Re: 4000 battery

Ken DelGrande writes:
> Just wondering:  I need to replace the battery in my '86 4000 Quattro, and of
> course was told by my good friends at Sears/Wards/wherever that it was a
> special size and would run $70 instead of the on sale $34.99.  Right.  Has
> anyone out there replaced their battery with a more standard size (using 
> 2'x4' shims, or whatever is necessary)?

The battery sizes in Audis are fairly standard, but batteries do come in
all kinds of sizes and styles, and it is likely that the store offers
the discount only on certain sizes.

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