Exhaust flange - Engineering Design Challenge for you Audifanstinkerers

John S. Lagnese jlagnese at massed.net
Thu Aug 17 19:51:50 EDT 2006

Could you use a 2 hole multi part flange repair? I believe I've seen those. 
I needed to use a 3 part with 3 bolt holes when it broke off on my 92 Jetta. 
I think maybe you could work something up. They were only a few bucks each 
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "SJ" <syljay at optonline.net>
To: <quattro at audifans.com>
Sent: Thursday, August 17, 2006 2:54 PM
Subject: Exhaust flange - Engineering Design Challenge for you 

>I have a problem.
> My 88 5kq, non turbo needs a 4 hole mounting flange on the end of the
> downpipe for connecting the downpipe to the Cat. The flange needs an 
> inside
> bevel to match the flared donut that sits between flange and cat.
> No FLAPS has this type of flange. The local Meineke shop had nothing to
> match.
> A 4 hole flange in stainless would be nice, but I'll settle for anything
> right now.
> I need to come up with a solution and you all can help out.
> A summary of the problem, and issues, pix and sketches of some ideas that 
> I
> had are posted at:
> www.geocities.com/audilisters
> If you would like to contribute your ideas via sketches, you can upload 
> your
> sketch or pix or text to the site.
> To save you time, you can download my bmp files (MSPaint), edit them, 
> raname
> them, and upload them.
> I assume most will know how to edit a Geocities web site. If not, you can
> send me your sketches or ideas and I'll add them to the site as a linked
> page under your name or your initials.
> To edit/add your stuff to this web site:
> http://geocities.yahoo.com/
> sign in as: XXXXaudilistersXXX
> password: XXXXiloveaudisXXXX
> remove the x's from above info
> SJ
> 85 Dodge PU, D-250, 318, auto
> 85 Audi 4k - - sold but still on the road
> 88 Audi 5kq
> 90 Audi 100q
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