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Re: Copper vs. aluminium washers

In message <> Aleksander Mierzwa writes:

> I have a question for you good people: is it OK to use copper washers
> instead of the aluminium ones in the fuel system on our Audis? I have to go
> to the dealer for aluminium ones and never know if they will have the
> correct size, while the copper ones are easily obtained in any size from
> local automotive stores.

The 'aluminium' ones that I get from Audi are actually tinned copper.

I've never had a problem with (new) ones of either type.

 Phil Payne
 Phone: 0385 302803   Fax: 01536 723021
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