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Re: short? exhaust system replacement

I just replaced the center section of my exhaust and had to tackle the 
same problem, except my exhaust bolts were completely rusted.  A little
quality time with Mr. Hacksaw and Mr. Dremel took care off the two 
bottom bolts.  To get to the top bolt, I cut through the short section
of pipe about 2 inches behind where it bolts to the cat flange.  Instant
access granted!  I had to replace the short pipe anyway so I sacrificed
it to get to the top bolt.  When all was completed, I reassembled the
new exhaust with stainless steel bolts to prevent the problem from re-

					- Chris Idleman

> Date: Mon, 9 Jan 1995 17:56:47 -0500 (EST)
> From: Steve Dambrowski <steved@panix.com>
> To: Audi List <quattro@swiss.ans.net>
> Subject: short? exhaust system replacement
>  Car: Audi 4000 CS Quattro.
> Problem 2: I'm trying to replace my exhaust system from the cat back. I 
> can't get one of the bolts off of the first connection spot. (Right 
> behind the cat converter) I was able to remove the two side ones, but the 
> top I can't get it to turn due to lack of space for tools. Any suggestions?