[A4] No warm-up...?

Rocky Mullin caliban at sharon.net
Wed Nov 10 12:24:10 EST 2004

At 8:49 AM -0600 11/10/04, Joel Landsverk wrote:
>Thanks Dan & QC!  That's exactly what I was referring to.  If you 
>check out this month's Car and Driver, Csaba Csere's column talks 
>about this issue.  Quincy's right when he calls out owners that are 
>not following the recommended service intervals of 5k mile oil 
>changes.  I asked my mechanic just yesterday about this and he said 
>VAG has changed the spec on the oil they recommend and require now 
>for them to stand behind the extended warranty.
>Apparently, all owners of longitudinally mounted 1.8t's got this 
>letter from Audi explaining the extended warranty.  Apparently, the 
>sludging issue only affects the A4's and Passats.  I never got one.

	i think i got it, in the letter that describes the kind of oil
we're now required to use.

  Rocky Mullin 

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