[BiturboS4] Re: 01 S4 oil cooler?
s4 at ikami.com
Tue Jul 22 16:03:59 EDT 2003
Just some preliminary info:
$29.95 Oil Cooler Sandwich Plate
18x1.5mm Filter Thread, 21.2" diameter O-ring groove
Part No. 1231-18x1.5
$119.99 Oil Cooler
13row x 3.88" 13 3.88 8AN fittings
Part No. 1210-13-8AN
$4.89 Male NPT to AN fitting (2x)
3.8 NPT to 8AN, Aluminum
Part No. 3250-06-08
$12.99 90deg 8AN->hose fitting (2x)
Part No. 3271-08-090
$49.90 10ft 8AN steel braided hose
for a grand total of $235.64
Prices and part numbers are from pegasusautoracing.com. I'm going to
get a similar set of parts worked up for Earl's fittings.
I'm not 100% sure on the 18x1.5mm part, but for $29.99 I'll pick one up
and make sure it fits. I just need to figure out how/where to mount the
Thanks to Don Istook for pointing me in the right direction.
Sure beats the hell out of $700 for the RS4 cooler.
nicholas harteau wrote:
> I can't justify shelling out the $700 for the RS4 bolt-on oil cooler kit
> for my S4.
> So I was hoping to concoct something of my own. Has anyone gone down
> this road before? I think I'd like to remove the coolant sandwich plate
> all together and replace it with an appropriate sandwitch plate for the
> oil cooler, dead-ending the coolant lines into each other.
> Anyone have a part number or a suggestion for a place to start looking
> for the right sandwich plate?
> Suggestions for locating the cooler element? Is there room in front of
> the radiator?
> I need to do some track days this fall, but hitting 260 degree oil temps
> on a hot day are not my idea of fun.
> nicholas harteau
> nrh at ikami.com
nrh at ikami.com
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