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Pentolin: Nectar of the 'Gods'


It never ceases to amaze me just how precise the Audi is.

The hydraulic fluid reservoir was less than 1/2 a centimeter below 'MIN'
and it set that red-triangle brake warning light reeling for 3 days...
Scaring the living shit out of me.

All it took was 3 'glugs' from that $14-per-liter can of Pentolin Mineral
Oil -- the Nectar of the Gods-- And it silenced the warning light..

People who 'don't know' are always going to be out there... waiting to say
'I told you so -- you should have bought a nice, reliable car... A Toyota
or something...' or, 'Why can't you just be practical...'

They don't know what it's like to feel the rush of $2000 repair bill just
graze your wallet as you stumble across a rare remedy -- a special fluid or
tool the Audi needs to feel 'comfortable' again -- and perform..They don't
know how we feel about our precious Audis.

Richard Haroutunian

1987 5KCSTQ -- Yearning for 1.8 bar
1985 4KSQ -- Just damn fun