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Re: meaning of s and cs
MHLIGGINS@aol.com decided to speak these words:
> Ti mentioned that there was a nomenclature change, which could be part of
>But I do know that both "S" and "CS" exist in some model years, so it was not
>totally related to a change from one madel year to the next.
OK, well, fromw hat i know, there are two different answers to this
First, regarding the 4000 series. In 1984, there was no CS at all, and i
think even in 1985 this was true. I knwo that the 85 4ksq has power
everything and was the top of the line, but then in 86 it changed for
some reason to CS with no apparent change in trim at all. Actually, from
having in the family both an 85 and 86 4kq, there is no change at all. I
think the only difference might be in the non quattro versions where
there was probably a trim thing going on. I have never been in a 2wd 4k,
so i dont know.
As far as the 5k goes, starting in 86 i believe, the 5000S cars were
non-turbos, and the 5kCS cars were turbocharged. They could both have
quattro options, but that is what i understand to be true....
Michael Sheridan Williams
1983 UrQuattro, MC'd, koni yellows, borla, OZ Mito's w/ SP8000's
1985 4000S Quattro miles, Koni Yellows/Coilover (2B), strut brace, Sport
8000 Tires, K&N