Hydraulic Fluid Flush and grease question

The Balakrishnans balakrishnan@mediaone.net
Sat, 12 May 2001 05:02:28 -0500


I have been hearing  groaning noises from under the hood (I suspcetd the
strut upper mount too) for some time now from my 875kcsq.  Can it be greased
?
----- Original Message -----
From: "Todd Phenneger" <tquattroguy@yahoo.com>
To: "TM" <t44tq@mindspring.com>; "200q20v Mailing List"
<200q20v@audifans.com>; "Quattro List" <quattro@audifans.com>
Sent: Friday, May 11, 2001 12:23 PM
Subject: Re: Hydraulic Fluid Flush and grease question


> Taka,
>   Have you checked your upper front strut mounts?  WHen they get
> older sometimes they groan when you turn the wheel.
>   Just a though and total shot in the dark but I heard a type 44
> (mine) that does that a little just yesterday.
> l8r
>   Todd
>
> --- TM <t44tq@mindspring.com> wrote:
> > Hi listers,
> > If I want to flush and replace the hydraulic fluid in my 200q,
> > how do I get that screen out of the reservoir? I looked into
> > doing this a little while ago and couldn't figure out how the
> > screen is removed.
> >
> > I'm sure it's a stupidly easy procedure, but any help would be
> > appreciated. I'm trying to see if dirty hydraulic fluid may
> > be contributing to some moaning/groaning at parking lot speeds
> > while turning.
> >
> > Also, another stupid question- what kind of grease gun is used
> > for the 200q? Also, what kind of grease? I'd like to lube the
> > driveshaft U-joint as well as any other greaseable fittings-
> > any
> > tips would be appreciated.
> >
> > Thanks,
> >
> > Taka
> > '91 200q
>
>
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