[A4] turbo upgrades

Paul W. Henne MarylandGuy_42 at yahoo.com
Tue Sep 27 19:58:13 EDT 2005

Brandon Rogers and Rocky Mullin wrote:

>I do have an ur-quatto as my play car - an '84 with a somewhat RS2'd 20Vt. 
>Yes it is _very_ fun - but it won't be my everyday car. You may not remember 
>me from your Urq List days....
>----- Original Message ----- 
>From: "Rocky Mullin" <caliban at sharon.net>
>To: "Brandon Rogers" <brogers at terrix.com>; "Nicholas Stock" 
><nickstock at gmail.com>
>Cc: "A4 List" <a4 at audifans.com>
>Sent: Tuesday, September 27, 2005 4:57 PM
>Subject: Re: [A4] turbo upgrades
>>mmm, snow driving.
>>what i did, until finances derailed me, was have a nice, basic,
>>chipped 1.8t avant (still have it) and a killer '83 ur-quattro, with an
>>MC engine swap, chipped.  THAT fucker was for the big grins.
>>so, get an URQ, or a 4kQ, drop in an MC i5 (if not the 20v i5!)
>>and use it as a play car.

Oh man I would so love to do something like that!!  Find a ur-Q in good 
condition with an RS2 motor in it (or put one in if I can find one or 
enough parts to make one).

If anyone hears of anything like this, let me know.  I've been on this 
list for years with several different e-mail addresses...rarely post 
though.  :)

I recently got to drive a red '86 Coupe GT 5-spd. and aside from being 
severely down on power it was still enough to give me the bug!

Some info about my car:

1998.5 A4Q 1.8T Tip/Sport in Pearl White (149K miles - orig. owner)
Mods, etc:
- APR EMCS w/FlipSwitch under dash (Stage 1)
- Borla exhaust (second one still hanging on!)
- HyperBoost DV
- AWE A-pillar boost gauge
- Samco silicone vacuum hose to DV, FPR, & boost gauge
- Toyo Proxes 4 (225/50R16) [Not bad..T1-S is better except in snow]
- Valentine One (windshield mounted)
- Sylvania SilverStars
- S4 wheel well liner (intercooler side)
- Syntec 5W-40 (VW/Audi Blend)


Be Smooth.  Look Ahead.

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