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RE: Heavy Pump

Beware, this pressure hose should have an internal restrictor. If it's
missing, you will get symptoms similar to ones you describe

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:	Kim Johnson [SMTP:kjohnson@pclink.com]
> Sent:	Monday, March 30, 1998 10:33 AM
> To:	quattro@coimbra.ans.net
> Subject:	Heavy Pump
> A slight leak developed in the pressure line of the hydraulic pump in
> my
> 19865ktq so I replaced the hose with a seemingly comparable one from
> NAPA. The leaking stopped but it seems like the pump is under a load
> all
> the time, sort of a slight groan and the steering feels slightly
> heavy.

> Kim Johnson