[200q20v] Re: 95.5 changer and magazine fiasco

Phil Rose pjrose at frontiernet.net
Tue May 22 00:23:25 EDT 2001

At 7:44 PM -0700 5/21/01, Ti Kan wrote:
>Tiberius Gaius writes:
>>  Our 95.5 S6 Avant was delivered to us by Pretige Imports in Lakewood,
>>  Colorado.  We noted upon picking up the car, in California, that the CD
>>  changer was missing its magazine.  So, the changer was useless.  We advised
>>  the dealer; the dealer sent out the replacement magazine.  We tried to put
>>  it in the changer; it would not fit.  The magazine is a little too wide AND
>>  too thick to insert; no amount of lube will help here.
>>  I went and pulled out the CD changer to see if, perhaps, another Audi 6 disc
>>  changer made its way into this car.  The part number on this OEM Audi 6
>>  disch changer is : 8D0 035 111.  The parts department at Prestige Motors
>>  confirmed that this is the correct changer.  Same parts department also says
>>  that I have the correct magazine which is audi part number 4D0 051 179 but
>>  it does not fit.
>Does your car have the Gamma or the Delta CC radio?  If the latter,
>then the factory changer is made by Alpine and you can buy the correct
>Alpine magazine from a car stereo store that carries them.

If it's any help, the Alpine "4905" magazine is the one that fits the 
factory 6-disc CD changer in the '91 200q


Phil Rose
Rochester, NY
mailto:pjrose at frontiernet.net

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