MFTS Problems

Phil and Judy Rose pjrose at
Thu Dec 19 21:45:02 EST 2002

At 1:57 PM -0600 12/19/02, BriceW at wrote:
>Those who are having to replace the MFTS frequently I am curious which
>style and brand of MFTS they are using.

As I mentioned--the maker of my 3-pin MFTS was Behr (both of the bad
ones). AFAIK, Behr is the only source for this newer style. There may
be others but I'm not aware them. Scott Mockry has an extensive
discussion about the MFTS problems on his web site.

>The original which had a reputation for lasting around 8 years is the
>VDO brand which uses IC. I forget the name of the new brand which is
>sold everywhere now which has a different design.
>Call Rod at 800-472-1144 at and tell him you
>want the VDO MFTS and not the new one. He will know exactly what you
>You will need to call and not do it online as you might get the new one
>if you order online.

Normally I would call Rod for this (VDO) part, but this time I'm
going to try buying from Scott M. --just a little payback for
providing so much of my on-line Audi education.

*  Phil & Judy Rose           Rochester, NY  *
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