[s-cars] Engine Noise

Max Hoepli mhoepli at vif.com
Thu Aug 31 00:43:52 EDT 2006

That could be a good possiblity


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Igor Kessel" <KBATPO at comcast.net>
To: "Max Hoepli" <mhoepli at vif.com>
Cc: "Quattro at AudiFans" <quattro at audifans.com>; <urq at pacbell.net>; "audi
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Sent: 30, August 2006 12:53
Subject: Re: [s-cars] Engine Noise

> Max Hoepli wrote:
> > Some people have remarked if I drive a diesel, I have a 1986 Audi 5000
Turbo Quattro. What would cause the noise?
> > It runs fine. Acceleration is good. Gas consumption 9-12 litres/100km.
> >
> Max,
> check your exhaust manifold for warpage. The MC engines were prone to
> that. When the manifold is warped the exhaust gas escaping from
> cylinders 1 and 5 produces tractor-like noise.
> -- 
> Igor Kessel
> two turbo quattros

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