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RE: turbo oil & water gates.

I'm interested in this, Javad. How does one go about replumbing the oil
lines for Aeroquip hoses? Is this something better left to a pro? I believe
a mechanic local to me has his 5kcstq done this way, but he gets the stuff
at wholesale prices. I know practically every line in his racecar is


-----Original Message-----
From: owner-quattro@audifans.com [mailto:owner-quattro@audifans.com]On
Behalf Of JShadzi@aol.com
Sent: Wednesday, December 01, 1999 11:22 PM
To: sbabbar@iris.nyit.edu
Cc: quattro@centrum.is; quattro@audifans.com
Subject: Re: turbo oil & water gates.

In a message dated 12/1/99 11:10:00 PM Eastern Standard Time,
sbabbar@iris.nyit.edu writes:

<< For oiling, stick with what the audi gods gave ya. I doubt that you'll
 even save much over custom made lines by going with "standard" lines. What
 are these standard lines, anyway?

    My original email made it quite clear that I did not desire to alter the
capacity of the lines, so...
    You obviously have never priced out the stock lines...dealer list for
two oil lines alone is about $150 each!  The oil cooler lines are another
$300.  Or, you could probably do all the lines in Aeroquip hose and reusable
AN fittings for $100, which also happen to be of superior quality.  I have
heard of two Ur-Q's burning to the ground because of burst turbo oil