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RE: Part numbers, and overheating problems

Have you replaced the thermostat?

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:	Alan Cordeiro [SMTP:alan.cordeiro@mts.com]
> Sent:	Thursday, March 12, 1998 5:58 PM
> To:	'quattro@coimbra.ans.net'
> Subject:	Part numbers, and overheating problems
>  Next problem, has re-occured recently, is an overheating problem
> where I lose coolant out the filler cap whenever I drive the car hard.
> The car gets hot, 65 to 70% of the guage, and the coolant bubbles
> out the reservoir.
> No problems with gentle driving habits, but hates idling a lot in
> start
> and stop traffic situations.
> I am running 1.8 bar, goes into high boost regularly when I pust it
> hard,
> and that's when the overheating symptoms appear.
> Alan
> '86 5kQ