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RE: 97 A4Q 2.8- First Impressions
i put mine in the glovebox...
From: Ed Hanway[SMTP:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: Friday, November 15, 1996 7:19 PM
Subject: Re: 97 A4Q 2.8- First Impressions
>> I had a CD Changer installed. The dealer put the unit right in the middle
>> the trunk opening, not to the side. Is this standard?
> All the ones that I've seen, including mine, are mounted to the
> left of center.
Mine (self-installed) is also left of center. I don't think the dealer
has a choice of where to put it -- the holes that accept the mounting
bracket are already put there by the factory.
>> Did any of you veteran A4 owners change your oil before the 7500 mile
> Check the archives on this one, there was quite a bit of bickering.
> There were a few reports that said that Audi warns not to change the
> oil earlier, as the factory fill has additives that are needed for
I changed mine at 3750 mi, which just happened to be right before some
messages in this list claimed that it wasn't a good idea. No ill effects
at 5200 mi now, but I wouldn't expect anything noticeable, and I doubt that
it's a critical issue. If I were to do it again, I'd wait until 7500 mi.
Ed Hanway <email@example.com>