[Biturbos4] 2.7T or V8?
*~~Ebony's Husband~~* Broussard
rodneybroussard at hotmail.com
Mon Jun 28 17:47:44 EDT 2004
I've been on this list for quite a while now (since back when it was at
"coimbra") and am working on my 6th Audi. I know this is mainly an S4 forum
but I really need a little help though. I'm vacillating between an A6 2.7T
6sp and an A6 4.2 (Tip of course).
1. Any recommendations, based on anything?
2. I'm used to the old 5000/200TQ with the "bulletproof" turbos, so I'm
REALLY concerned about the K03 turbo failures so many on this list seem to
have in the S4. Is that a concern in the A6? And if so, when were
improvements made if any?
I plan to chip it after the warranty runs out.
3. Is there a huge difference in performance between a 2.7T 6sp and a 2.7T
I've driven both and though the 2.7T (which was a Tip) is more affordable,
the 4.2 just does what it does so effortlessly! (And it sounds wonderful!)
Thanks in advance!!!
85 5000S Turbo (Blue/Purple)
87 5000CS Turbo Quattro (Gray)
87.5 5000CS Turbo Quattro (Pearl White w/Alcantara in '87!!!!)
90 100S (red)
98 A6 2.8 Quarttro (silver)
200? A6 XXX Quattro (help me decide)
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