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Re: 85 coupe gt questions
Dan Murphy decided to speak these words:
>accelerate slow. Does anyone know what would make it chug in low
>rpm's, or why I have to warm it up for a few minutes?
This sounds lik the fuse for the fuel injection is gone. It would be in
what looks like a secondary row of fuses that would appear to be spares.
If you look closely, i think its position 22 or 24 or something, then
youw ill see that it has connectors. Try checking that and seeing if
that makes a difference.
>Second, my spedomotoer cable is bad. Can anyone tell me how to
>replace it? I have no idea how to.
Im not sure specifically how, but it will attach to the tranny in an
obvious place, you cansee it come from the firewall and down to the
tranny. open up the instrument cluster: there are 4 screws in the
plastic panel at the front of the cluster, if you look carefully you can
see them, remove those, then pull the plastic "frame" foward. Then once
you do that, lift off the black cover, it is flexible so its ok to bend
it to lift it out, then youcan look behind the cluster itself and see the
speedo cable. Check to see if its even connected. There is the
possibility that it simply slipped off of the gear...
Michael Sheridan Williams
1985 4000 S Quattro 185,000+ miles, Koni Yellows/Coilover (2B), strut
brace, Sport 8000 Tires, K&N, MOMO 4pt harnesses, Hella XL Driving lights
(excuse me, auxilliary low beams) (2x135w), magnecor wires....<out of
1986 Oceanic Blue, 4000CS Quattro--Parting Out(ask if you want anything)
My father's: 1986 4000 CS Quattro--Graphite 161,000 miles