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Re: again?! (and muffler ???'s)
From: Ken Keith <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: quattro list <email@example.com>
Date: Tuesday, June 16, 1998 9:22 PM
Subject: again?! (and muffler ???'s)
>She's driving me into the arms of an A4q 1.8t!
>Yesterday I said it was ridiculous, today I don't know what to
>I went to the post office today, like yesterday, and on the way
>home, my idiot lights start coming on dimly!
>I get home and pop the hood, "Hi, how ya doin'?", the alternator
>belt is sitting on top of the alternator, like I dropped it down
>there from the top or something.
>Granted, the belt probably got pretty tweaked from driving around
>with it _behind_ the pulley, but did it turn into a rubber band or
>what? Why is this thing coming off?!
Check the alignment of the drive & alternator pulleys. If the alternator
pulley is not in the same plane as the drive pulley, the belt can flip off.
'91 200q 254k km