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ABS controller- dangling 2 wire harness
In message <email@example.com> firstname.lastname@example.org (Phil Payne) writes:
> Anyway, it sounds like the connection for an accelerometer. They're standard
> on ur-quattros from the MB onwards, but I didn't realise they were fitted to
> 5kcstqs. Anyway, pins 11 and 16 on the ABS controller are connected during
> normal driving and disconnected during heavy braking. It's a simple mercury
> switch that responds to heavy "G" in the direction of travel.
And it's part # 444 907 388. The ABS controller changed in the ur-quattro at
VIN 85-H-900252 and the part # 857 907 379 acquired a "B" suffix. I can't see
that the wiring loom changed, though, and a _lateral_ accelerometer was always
fitted to Sport quattros. Perhaps this connector is present on more cars.
Committee Member, UK Audi [ur-]quattro Owners Club