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Re: Oil Temp and Clutch life

My '85 Quantum wagon has 240k on the original clutch.  And that's after 
my older brother Solo II'd it for a season.  Been through 4 family 
members and three wrecks.  Of course it is only a 1.8L, so it probably 
doesn't see the abuse of the I5.

Jeremy R. King
1986 VW Quantum GL5
Audi at Heart

On Mon, 13 Nov 1995, Eric Schumacher wrote:

> I want to thank all who answered my recent posts.
> Two new questions regarding my 86 4KCSQ:
> 	What should my oil temp range in?  I have seen 150C in the summer
> on a hard drive.  At what point should I let off the gas and let it cool?
> 	I have 175k on the original clutch.  This is far more than my
> experience in lesser autos (Datsun & Mazda).  Is this normal?  Anyone
> else with similar or greater mileage? 
> Thanks,
> Eric Schumacher
> es61@prism.gatech.edu