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RE: speedo stopped working

But Huw this is all part of the fun of working on Audi's, didn't you know??


-----Original Message-----
From:	Huw Powell [mailto:audi@mediaone.net]
Sent:	01 December 1999 09:03
To:	Audi Fans
Subject:	Re: speedo stopped working

> Opened old one, which would jam when I pressed the engine side doohickey
> in a bit, ooh.  nice rust, nice crud. and nice and wet... today and
> Sunday both had good frosts and I didn't drive during the day to shake
> things loose...
> I think I'll swap in that other spare cable, with the spare OXS counter,
> and order a later style, full length cable tomorrow.  (BTW, the old
> cables are shown but not listed in family pix anyway.)

Opened donor OXS counter to dismantle troublesome gear drive just in
case.  This one came from the same car as my engine, you know who you
are ;-) and had already been "customized"...  the lower cable section
was a lot longer, too.  I also never noticed the difference between the
coolant pressure tanks (82 to 84).  never ceases.

Huw Powell


82 Audi Coupe; 84 4kq; 85 Coupe GT; 73 F250