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Re: Fwd: Another thing about throttle bodies...

> Keep in mind that a 90 degree throttle plate opening may not be the
> most effective for passing air.  Turbulent air is a funny
> charachter...as is laminar air...

It's an interesting new metric, though.  A lot of 'pushed' (i.e., hard
driven) I5s - especially MB engines - seem to have hot spots at the
rear of the exhaust manifold.  If #4 and #5 are getting more than their
fair share of air and are running lean as a consequence ...

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