1991 200tq20v and Alldata technical service bulletins

Kneale Brownson knotnook at traverse.com
Wed Nov 27 15:26:24 EST 2002

At 02:10 PM 11/27/2002 -0600, Gordy_Schesel at allianzlife.com wrote:
>   And I have
>maintenance records beginning with 1995 when it had 47k.  They show rear
>brakes replaced at 57k, front crankseal and timing belt at 71k, front crank
>seal again at 72k (International Autos-Milwaukee), front pads and rotors
>and distributor at 86k.  All this was dealer service, at dealer rates;
>however, not what we would expect in terms of quality.  I found some
>instances of rework, such as the crankseal.  Last week I had Carousel Audi
>here do a vehicle inspection; they again found the crankshaft seal leaking.
>What is it with that front crankshaft seal anyway?

Probably scratched the crankshaft getting the first one out, leaving a burr
that keeps ruining replacement seals.

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