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Re: Correlation b/w no hands and torsen?
Matt & Jenai decided to speak these words:
>The fact remains that the torsen in the 20v Urq is the same in the type 44
>chassis. there have been many reports of bite on this list about that
>torsen in the "newer" chassis. Saying the torsen doesn't bite in "my" car
>over and over does not add anything to the analysis.
Except for the fact that each chassis has such different tuning that it
might just have the ability to handle the hunting behavior of the torsen
itself. The question here is if it manifests itself on the torsen UrQ in
the real world, or at all, and apparently it does not.
That does not saythat the bite does not occur on the type 44, just that
the urQ chassis is able to cope with the torque transfer at the limit.
Michael Sheridan Williams
1985 4000 S Quattro 177,000+ miles, 1998 Pearl White (almost at
least...no body damage fixed...yet), Koni Yellows/2Bennett, strut brace,
Sport 8000 Tires, K&N, MOMO 4pt harnesses, Hella XL Driving lights
(2x130w), magnacor wires....<out of breath>
1986 Oceanic Blue, 4000CS Quattro--Parting Out(ask if you want anything)
My father's: 1986 4000 CS Quattro--Graphite 161,000 miles