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RE: A couple of minor A4Q things...

For those of us graybeards with non-GALA equipped Qs, what in tarnation
is GALA? Sounds like a barrel of fun (it works - it doesn't work - it

Ian Duff, New Bedford, MA, USA
1990 Coupe Quattro 20v

>From: 	dan_masi@MENTORG.COM[SMTP:dan_masi@MENTORG.COM]
>Sent: 	Saturday, June 29, 1996 6:50 PM
>To: 	karlh@pacbell.net; quattro-digest@coimbra.ans.net
>Subject: 	Re: A couple of minor A4Q things...
>On Jun 28,  9:44pm, Karl Hartzel wrote:
>> While we're on the subject of the GALA radios, I was disappointed.
>> I try to convince myself it's having an effect, but it's not very
>> noticeable - I tried fiddling with the adjustments per the radio's
>> manual (Altering basic volume... on pg. 13), but (a) following the
>> manual's instructions gave me a different display than pictured (I
>> actually got 2 seperate adjustments) and (b) it wasn't clear what
>> the adjustments were supposed to do - so I just turned both of
>> them all the way up. What have your experiences been?
>Funny, I just wrote about this a minute ago.  Glad I'm not the
>only one that has two displays instead of one!
>I did the same thing: turned both adjustments all the way up.
>The difference is indeed noticeable.  Do the following.
>While driving at highway speeds, turn the radio up reasonably
>loud, with GALA turned on (by pulling out the [bass or treble,
>I forget which] and switching clockwise).  Listen for a while.
>Then turn the GALA off... you'll immediately notice a drop
>in volume.
>Dan Masi