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RE: RE: Aligning a quattro
QSHIPQ@aol.com decided to speak these words:
>Maybe Michael Sheridan Williams can share with us, how much petrol is in a
>quattro tank at predelivery inspection. When I sold cars in the mid 80's,
>were lucky to make it 5miles. My thinking would be: What happened to the
>1/4 tank Phil?
Actually, sometimes its pretty random. If the cars that come to us only
have about 5-10 miles on them, they are well into the red, so maybe
enough for 10 miles. Sometimes cars come to us with about 20 miles on
them, so i assume that they have been driven at the port or something
like that a bit, and sometimes they come with about 1/4 tank, at the
most...so i guess the port guys put some gas in there for us.
The same thing goes for VW, except they put even less gas in the
cars...god. We have found out that on the new A4 series cars, you can go
WELL below the final red line before running out of gas.....
Michael Sheridan Williams
San Francisco, CA
1983 UrQuattro, MC--1.8 BAR, borla, 2B Coilover/Koni Yellows, Delrin
Bushings f/r, 16x7.5 OZ Mito's w/ Yoko A520's, Cibie H4/H1's, K&N (blah)
1985 4000S Quattro, Koni Yellows/Coilover (2B), strut brace, Sport 8000