[BiturboS4] S4 Blown Turbos - Update - Audi's Preliminary Diagnosis
ti at amb.org
Thu Apr 17 01:43:40 EDT 2003
All this talk about blown turbos has me wondering... How does one identify
whether an S4 has the old style or the new improved turbos upon cursory
examination? I heard something about using the production date as
a marker, but is that definitive? Or is there a VIN number cutoff?
My 2001 S4 has (I think, need to double check) a production date of 10/00.
VIN# is WAURD68D41A072463. Does it have the improved turbos or not?
I am sure this has been mentioned on AudiWorld but I don't read the forums
there often. Signal-to-noise ratio is too low and I don't like the web
format. If there is an AudiWorld forum posting that contains good info
on this subject I would appreciate direct links.
2003 A4 1.8T multitronic
2001 S4 biturbo 6-sp
1984 5000S turbo
1980 4000 2.0 5-sp
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