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RE: 100 Avant roof cross rails

Thanks Phil,

Money will be in the post if you turn any up.



		-----Original Message-----
		From:	quk@isham-research.demon.co.uk [mailto:quk@isham-research.demon.co.uk]
		Sent:	19 August 1999 11:30
		To:	iain.atkinson@etl.ericsson.se
		Cc:	quattro@audifans.com
		Subject:	Re: 100 Avant roof cross rails

		In message <611408FA8FACD2118A670008C75D64FC01AE0787@euktcnt010.ericsson.se> "Iain Atkinson (ETL)" writes:

		> Does anyone have a set of original Audi cross rails to fit the oem
		> chromed roof side rails for this car. Been looking for years.

		Accessory catalogue item - not a spare part.  I'll have a poke about.

		When I was at Porsche Weissach in the early 1980s and saw some of the
		Passat tetra (later syncro) development, I commented on the roof bars
		on one of the test cars.  The abrupt German response was: "Sonst

		("Otherwise it thunders")

		They were originally a sound-deadening device for that long, flat piece
		of sheet metal - to stop it bouncing up and down.

		 Phil Payne
		 UK Audi quattro Owners Club
		 Phone: 0385 302803   Fax: 0870 0883933