[20v] '91 Coupe Overhaul - Question #2
jhebert at wrxtra.com
Sun Dec 16 19:56:35 PST 2007
My '89 90Q with the 10v has both. I live in western MA, so it
doesn't get super hot but I want to be able to run the A/C without
worrying about overheating. I'll probably leave it for now and keep
an eye out for a good used one or a good deal on a new one for next summer.
At 10:25 PM 12/16/2007, Todd Phenneger wrote:
>Or just leave it as is.
>Many have replaced with no issues. Where do you live. ID you don't live in
>the South I'd call it good and leave it. I don't think the 10v cars had it.
>At least the 4kq did not. But the turbo cars "urq" and 90q20v and CQ I
>think all had it. Unless some early models didn't and that's what prompted
> > From: "J.B. Hebert" <jhebert at wrxtra.com>
> > Date: Sat, 15 Dec 2007 22:56:59 -0500
> > To: <20v at audifans.com>
> > Subject: [20v] '91 Coupe Overhaul - Question #2
> > I was under the impression that all 5 cylinder cars had two
> > radiators; the primary offset radiator with the cooling fan and A/C
> > condensor, and the smaller auxiliary behind the grill. The coupe I
> > just picked up does not have the auxiliary radiator; it is
> > bypassed. I was ready to make disparaging remarks about whatever
> > previous owner bypassed it instead of replacing it, but upon looking
> > in the Bently manual the pictures make it look like the aux. radiator
> > was perhaps optional? The couplings in the hoses are dotted lines
> > instead of solid, and it doesn't show a picture of it. Was the
> > second radiator an option? If not, does anyone have a spare in good
> > shape they'd be willing to part with? The best price I can find is
> > $147 for a new unit.
> > Thanks again,
> > J.B.
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