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RE: Fuel pump failures - the cure

Scott, could you please pass the "cutoff VIN" to us?

Aleksander Mierzwa
Warsaw, Poland
87 Audi 5000CS turbo (mine)
88 Renault Medallion wagon (mom's)
91 mountain bike (just in case both cars broke at the same time :-)

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> Subject:	Re: Fuel pump failures - the cure
> [...]
> A few btdt on this subject.  Audi has a technical bulletin out
> regarding the
> "noisy fuel pump"/continued stalling" on some of the earlier pre 88
> turbo
> cars.  Apparently there is a coating in the tank that deteriorates
> over time
> that gets caught in the screen at the bottom of the fuel pump.  On
> further
> investigation, I found my wagon to be out of the cutoff VIN for the
> bulletin,
> but decided to investigate regardless.  
> [...]