A really silly, but serious, request

Bob DAmato bob@audisport.com
Wed, 02 Jul 2003 12:33:43 -0400


I have an UrQ with the engine/tranny removed right now. that help?


Dave Hord wrote:

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>Okay,
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>I have one that should build some chuckles here.
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>Does anyone have an 80/90, 80/90q, 4k, 4kq, CGT with the engine removed?
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>I need you to take some measurements.
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>Basically what I'm looking for is the following:
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>Distance from rad-support to firewall.
>Distance from top of subframe to bottom of hood
>Width of engine compartment.  -> This measurement may require a few different
>locations...I suspect the engine bay is wide near the firewall, shrinks around
>the front wheels and then widens again in front of the wheels.
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>I essentially want to know the rough measurements of the engine compartment, so
>that I can determine whether a particular engine/tranny combination might fit
>in the 80/90q or the 4kq platform.  I suspect if it fits in one, it's going to
>fit in the other.
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>I guess I'd also need to know the measurement from the front edge of the 5spd
>Audi tranny bellhousing to the firewall.  Is the bellhousing in front, or
>behind the firewall?
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>-Dave
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>89 90q  330,000km as of Feb 26th.
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