distributor rotor question

Peter Schulz peschulz at cisco.com
Mon Dec 8 09:50:25 EST 2003

Q then....

The "replacement" metal geared distributor from Audi _comes_ with the narrow rotor....
This seems to contradict what you are saying, Scott...

At 09:26 AM 12/8/2003 -0500, you wrote:
>Can be sourced, but if one has changed from the plastic distributor gear, 
>it's only a "recommended" not a "must".  Hence, Audi and Bosch both dropped it 
>from the app catalog listings, but it's still available.
>Scott Justusson
>QSHIPQ Performance Tuning
>In a message dated 12/8/2003 8:22:20 AM Central Standard Time, 
>peschulz at cisco.com writes:
>Actually most Bosch catalogs ALSO list the wrong part number!!!
>per http://www.sjmautotechnik.com/20vboost.html#rotor
>" The Bosch catalog shows the INCORRECT distributor rotor (Bosch 04170 or the 
>1 234 332 350 R1) for this 20V Turbo application. This Bosch 04170 (1 234 332 
>350 R1) rotor has a wider electrode tip measuring 0.710 inches (~18mm). The 
>Audi part number for this INCORRECT"
>Scott Mockry can source the CORRECT one....

Peter Schulz
1990 CQ (awaiting S2 3b engine transplant)
1991 200 20v TQW indigo mica
1991 200 20v TQW titanium grey 
Chelmsford, MA USA
peter at audifans.com

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