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4000rpm hesitation + goo
<<I just tried a shoe goo product on the hose rib with the crack area and also
the two other ribs and will test it tomorrow. Nothing to lose! Has anyone
tried this as a short term or long term solution? Any lucK?
I've got duct tape around the i/c hose on one of my 5Ks. (I ALWAYS have
duct tape, never have shoe stuff.) Put it on as a temporary fix until the new
one arrived. That was about six months ago. Been too lazy to peel it off,
plus it's working now.....
With the Audi i/c hose this seems to work, the incoming air doesn't seem
to get hot enough to melt the glue out of the tape. On the '85 Volvo 740T
it's a different story though (hose is physically too close to the turbo.)
Imperial Potentate, Bucksnort Quattro Club (Un-Inc.)