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1.8T reliability at 200 hp - HELP!

In message <Marcel-1.26-1203222756-0b0a*qQ@sparkg.wave.co.nz> Greg Spark writes:

> > Help, all you turbo-boost experts!   There's been an on-going debate on
> > JET's A4 bulletin board about the reliability of the A4's 1.8T engine
> > when chipped up to 200hp (with chips such as the .8 bar or 1.0 bar
> > Wetterauer, TAP's, Hoppen's or others).  

> In New Zealand we get three MTM options up to 286hp with full dealer
> factory backed warranty.

I just spoke with David over at BR Motorsport.  They have a FWD A4 Avant with 
240bhp, and consider it pointless doing any more than that with 2WD.  The 
quattro kits from MTM now go up to 400bhp.

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