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RE: radio prefers acceleration

Hmmm... Worn ignition wires or incorrect plugs causing radio
interference at certain engine operating conditions?

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 :-)

> -----Original Message-----
> From:	Mehul Dholakia [SMTP:mdholaki@BayNetworks.com]
> Sent:	Friday, September 19, 1997 9:50 PM
> To:	Audi MailingList
> Subject:	radio prefers acceleration
> Hi all,
> My radio seems to be developing a penchant for speeding (as if my
> liking
> was not enough). When I have my foot down (I dont mean all the way
> down
> but just firmly down) on the gas pedal, the radio receives fine. The
> moment
> I decelerate, relaxing my foot off the pedal, the radio starts
> complaining
> and there is too much static to be able to hear the radio station.
> Once
> I have my foot back on firmly on the pedal, the radio is happy and
> receives
> well. This has started happening recently and seems to occur only with
> not-so-strong stations. No relationship w/ speed/rpm of the car. I
> dont
> know
> if my soon-to-be-replaced noisy fuel pump has anything to do with it.
> Any
> suggestions would be welcome. Car is an '88 Q90. No-mod radio system.
> Thanx,
> Mehul
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