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Re: 97 A4Q Specifications
On Jan 18, 1:46pm, Mark Blum wrote:
> Subject: RE: 97 A4Q Specifications
> > Absolutely. You should be scared if your oil never gets
> > up to 220F! It needs to be at least that hot for prolonged
> > periods once in a while, to get rid of moisture.
> I might have a problem then. I have a 97 A4 and my gauge only gets
> up to about 200F (about the 1/4 mark) even on extended runs (~2
> hours). My coolant gets up to a exactly a hair below the midpoint
> on the gauge, but my oil never gets past 200F-205F. Is this a
I don't think so. Sorry, I was a bit extreme in my post! It's
not like water won't evaporate at 200F... it will, of course.