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Re: Perfmance enhancement for 1991 Audi 90
On Tue, 26 Sep 1995, Mark Calaci wrote:
> I have a 1991 Audi 90 with an automatic transmission. What basic things can I change
> or add to the car that will increase acceleration. Someone told me to try a K&N air
> filter. Will this work?
>Mark, there are so many things that one can do to a turbocharged vehicle
with after market parts to enhance performance, but with a normally
aspirated vehicle such as your 90, your choices are limited.
There are however a couple things you can do. There is a company called
T.A.P. it stands for Total Audi Performance. They have computer chip
upgrades for certain vehicles. Although you won't be able to get chip
with an extra 80 hp like you can for the turbo S4/S6's, but they have
chips for normally aspirated Audi's that produce anywhere from an extra
10-20 hp. And not to worry, you will definately notice an improvement
with 10-20 hp.
As far as the K&N air filter is concerned, yes it is a very popular after
market upgrade. The new air filter allows your car to breathe much
easier, therefore you may notice a couple extra horses. But, if you want
to be able to really notice a difference, I suggest you look into the
chip. I'm not sure of T.A.P.'s phone number, but maybe someone else
does, or you could get it out of directory assistance.
Good Luck in your search for power!!
85' GT COUPE
91' COUPE QUATTRO
95' 90 QUATTRO
95' S6 TQ