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Re: Oil and Filters

In message <199910011656.QAA12845@smtp.amb.org> ti@amb.org (Ti Kan) writes:

> If your 5KSQ is non-turbo, then the answer is no.  The turbo cars
> use a different oil filter (the non-turbo's filter has a -G suffix
> but the turbo ones don't).  The OEM turbo filter should say "Audi Turbo"
> on the body.

The only difference, AKAIK, is the anti-drainback valve.  This really
should be flagged as hydraulic lifter versus mechanical lifter, not
turbo versus non-turbo.

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