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Re: Trans interchange?
Well, sounds like either your trans has already been updated, or it truly makes
no difference what year yours is 84 or whatever.
Sachelle Babbar wrote:
> My trans cooler absolutely (let try not to have "sorry to prove you wrong,
> Steve) does have the cooler at the back and junkyards I went to describe
> the cooler at the back. There could be a discrepancy with the split year
> 84 cars. My early 84 non turbo had the cooler on the side. My late 84
> turbo has it at the rear. Maybe late 84's intercyhange with later models
> and just for the sake of eliminating misinformation, they just would
> rather say that it doesn't fit.
> '84 5ksT 1.6-2.0 bar
> Disclaimer:"Any information contained herein is based purely on my own
> personal experience and may not necessarily reflect yours. Use caution as
> your results may vary from mine."
> On Tue, 3 Feb 1998, harrison wrote:
> > I did some checking, my mechanic, who has beed Audi ceritfied for some 20
> > years or so, said that the 84 trans had the oil cooler setup on the side of
> > the trans (sound familiar?) and the 85-88 had the oil cooler at the rear of
> > the trans. He claims that Audi sells a kit to fit the rear oil cooler style
> > in an 84. Really, if you buy an 85-up trans used and make sure you get the
> > cooler, lines, & whatever else you need to mount it, you should be in good
> > shape.
> > harrison
> > Sachelle Babbar wrote:
> > > I f I get a complete 85-up tranny, would it bolt up and work fine?
> > >
> > > Steve
> > > '84 5ksT 1.6-2.0 bar
> > >
> > > Disclaimer:"Any information contained herein is based purely on my own
> > > personal experience and may not necessarily reflect yours. Use caution as
> > > your results may vary from mine."