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Re: 12v owners?

-----Original Message-----
From: Elliott Potter <epotter@abraxis.com>
To: quattro Digest <quattro@coimbra.ans.net>
Date: Thursday, May 28, 1998 6:41 PM
Subject: 12v owners?

>David Via wrote:
>> I like the idea of a 12V web site.  The 172HP 2.8 was a great motor.
>>  Under-utilized and under-appreciated but great all the same.  Probably
>> because it was so "generic", and in it's class, Audi typically put it in
>> cars where the competitors all had 200+HP 24V motors.  We all know how
>> Audi seems to *love* to under-power it's cars.   It seems very difficult
>> wring any more power out of the motor, being normally aspirated and all -
>> kinda similar to the 20v I-5 in my Coupe  ;  )   I wonder if there are
>> things as 12v enthusiasts? or Cab' enthusiasts for that matter....
>I'm really tossing around lots of ideas for this now, it sounds like a
>fun project.  Any other 12v owners out there?  I know of a few, but I'm
>sure there are more.  If people are interested in a 12v site or have
>suggestions I'd love to hear from you!
>I'm thinking that a web site could be a helpful reference for the early
>90 and 100 owners--we generally have problems that are different than
>those most often discussed on the list.
I'm a 12v owner, and yeah I'd be interested.  And yes my problem
consists of I still haven't fixed my cruise control.

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