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Re: Sniffing Anti Freeze

Take a look at the valve for the heater. It is located just behind the
engine block hear the firewall. I've had similar symptoms and suspect this
valve - for one, it doesn't close entirely without manual assistance. 
   Bruce Bell                                            bbell@csn.net
   Bruce Bell and Associates, Inc.                Voice (719) 275-1661
   P.O. Box 400,  Canon City, Colorado 81215-0400   Fax (719) 275-1664

> From: Patrick James <jamesp@sk.sympatico.ca>
> To: quattro@coimbra.ans.net
> Subject: Sniffing Anti Freeze 
> Date: Wednesday, September 11, 1996 12:09 AM
> Greetings;
> I can smell a/f after a run when the temperature has come up to operating

> temp. I can smell it while stopped at lights and the fan is on.
> When parked in the garage it reeks especially around the rad side.
>  My 4000q A/F level drops about .5 of litre of in a year.