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Re: 84' Quattro
Hairy green toads from Mars made Bruce Bell say:
> >From glen
> >The '84s *might* have been the last year before the hot-dipped galvi
> >bodies were introduced. The '84 4000Qs ahve the same engine and
> I was under the impression galvanizing started in '88. I have an '85 4000
> series sales brochure (includes quattro & Coupe GT) but makes no mention of
> galvanizing (I'll double check tonight). Ned Ritchy told me he was looking
> for an '87 4000 Q because that was the year they started it. I have an '87
> and none of my literature mentions galvanized body parts. Anyone know for
> sure when galvanization started?
I can't speak for Audi, but VW *definitely* started galvanizing in '85.
My '85 Golf (both of them), took great pains to say that every VW was
I assume that if VW was doing it, so was Audi.
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