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quattro-digest V4 #1141

In message <34222483.3D4F6D41@mindspring.com> linus toy writes:

> in theory.  in the upper realms of turbo power, the torsen shows some very 
> odd behaviour.  try a tight 180 degree turn where you can break loose tire 
> traction under engine power.  there's a bit of pitching back and forth as the 
> torsen sends torque first to the front axle,  then back to the rear, then 
> front.  not particularly smooth.

Mine doesn't do that.  Have you had it checked?  Oil levels?

I frequently go round traffic islands under full power in third gear.  Coming 
home especially, off the A14 and on to the A509, I'm always balancing the slide 
on the throttle.

 Phil Payne
 Committee Member, UK Audi [ur-]quattro Owners Club