[urq] 1983-1985 differences

Martin Pajak martin at quattro.ca
Sat Apr 1 16:01:41 EST 2006

Yes, please. I would like to see what gauge and colors they are.




Martin Pajak

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1982 Audi Ur-quattro (50,000 mi) new project

1983 Audi Ur-quattro (85,000 mi) Concourse d'Elegance
1985 Audi Ur-quattro (212,000 km) Euro spec. import mit 3B :)
1987 Audi 4000s quattro (205,000 km) wintervagen mit 7A :)

1990 Audi V8 quattro (365,000 km) pipe and slippers



From: Andrew Finney [mailto:afinn1 at gmail.com] 
Sent: Saturday, April 01, 2006 2:59 PM
To: martin at quattro.ca
Cc: urq at audifans.com
Subject: Re: [urq] 1983-1985 differences


Martin, I think you're wrong on this one. My '85 has 3 factory wires going
to the radiator thermoswitch. Maybe only the cars w/ AC got this, but there
are definitely 3 wires to the thermoswitch. I can send a photo if you'd


Andrew Finney

1983 and 1985 UrQs.


On 3/7/06, martin at quattro.ca <martin at quattro.ca> wrote: 


Nope, only the two pins.
4kq used all three.
However because of part commonality, the two pin sensor was superseeded to 
a three pin.

Hope this helps.

> I believe all three pins on the rad thermoswitch were used in '84 and '85,
> at least in the US.
> Andrew Finney
> 1983 and 1985 UrQs. 


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