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In message <firstname.lastname@example.org> PDQSHIP@aol.com writes:
> .... Taking that further from bro Eric, the bomb system is not found on
> turbos because of vaccuum...... Look at the dodge turbos of the mid to late
> 80's.... All of them used vaccuum boostered brakes... Hmmmm.... So do
> Talons, and the R/T turbos.... Hmmm... Maybe some just figgr that alot of
> reserve boost isn't needed cuz most braking is not done under boost
> conditions..... The hydraulic system is a good one for assist, in theory and
> practice, tho also a hi maintenance item as well....
Maybe you should factor in:
a) How Germans drive
b) Steep Austrian and Swiss mountain passes.
Whatever _we_ think - the inadequacy of vacuum resources in a turbo car is the
reason _Audi_ give for their decision.
Committee Member, UK Audi [ur-]quattro Owners Club