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Re: Al and H2O vs Al and O2
In message <firstname.lastname@example.org> QSHIPQ@aol.com writes:
> Might be interesting to compare the results of that mod vs what Scotty Davis
> did on his 20vt Urq, putting an A2A IC right where the aux radiator is, with
> NO grill, the IC is the grill. Pix of it are on the rocky mountain q club
The Sport, of course, has an intercooler that completely replaces the auxiliary
radiator. The quid pro pro is that the fan assisting the standard radiator
runs almost all the time.
I've not spent that much time under the S1's bonnet, but I can't remember
seeing a radiator at all. It certainly has a _HUGE_ intercooler - I think the
engine is entirely cooled by the massive fan-assisted oil coolers that take up
almost all the rear of the car.
> Thanks phil, I know Davis has the ability to read temps pre and post IC, if
> you find someone on your side of the pond that has them, we have a comparo.
> I'll join you at the scepticism bar for a beer.
I have to get some remote temperature measurement gear myself ...
Committee Member, UK Audi [ur-]quattro Owners Club