Cold making my Audi (95 90q) very fuel thirsty

Joel A. Frahm frahm at jilau1.Colorado.EDU
Tue Jan 21 16:36:47 EST 2003


>My guess is that your motor is always trying to keep stoich.

Sure, but if you were getting a good burn you would be making more power
with that extra fuel/air.  That means you would either be driving faster
or using less throttle.  I suspect poor fuel  atomization and higher air
resistance are the main troublemakers.

Joel Frahm <frahm at>
University of Colorado, JILA

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