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RE: MC Engine that lacks a Turbo Filter
As far as I know, all US spec MC engines had single filter setup. Some
early European MC models had dual filter setup. Factory parts CD-ROM for
87 200 turbo shows both single and dual filter setup.
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: Douglas H. Quebbeman [SMTP:email@example.com]
> Sent: Thursday, November 27, 1997 9:08 PM
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: MC Engine that lacks a Turbo Filter
> I thought I had an MC engine in my '86 5kcstq (the data tag in the
> trunk says so!), but today, when beginning an oil change, I noticed
> that it lacks a separate ilter for the turbocharger! Right about where
> it would be, there is instead a large (19mm?) bolt head (maybe a
> banjo bolt?).
> Was this done during a part of this engine's production run? Or,
> is this engine from some other model/year?
> The car was built in March 1986, VIN is 44-G-11415. Is the code
> on the engine visible without removing stuff?
> -Douglas Hurst Quebbeman (email@example.com)
> Current AUDIs:
> 74 100LS Automatic w/Weber 32DGV (in storage awaiting restoration)
> 77 100LS Automatic (in driveway, rusting)
> 84 Coupe GT (Running since Jan. '97 w/dry 5sp transmission)
> 86 5KCSTQ (Finally, a Quattro!)
> "The large print giveth, and the small print taketh away." -Tom Waits