[urq] Silicone intake hoses

Eric Renneisen racingiron at comcast.net
Mon Nov 13 18:07:49 EST 2006

Sweet, that's exactly what I'm after!  Thanks!

Eric R.
'93 S4 (fully Samco-ed)
'86 urq (awaiting the 034 stuff)

-----Original Message-----
From: urq-bounces at audifans.com [mailto:urq-bounces at audifans.com] On
Behalf Of brady zq
Sent: Monday, November 13, 2006 4:55 PM
To: Eric.Renneisen at CIGNA.com; urq at audifans.com
Subject: Re: [urq] Silicone intake hoses

You could try these, once and for all:


I haven't tried them myself since  I'll be changing turbo/manifold setup

before I crank up the boost.

But they sure look puuuurdy.

83 urq, 034EFI'd
86 4kq
91 200qa20v
72 240Z

>From: "Renneisen, Eric      475" <Eric.Renneisen at CIGNA.com>
>I blew the turbo->IC hose at UPG last year (no fun driving 1K miles 
>home with no boost!) so I added a bypass valve to help relieve the 
>stress of boost spikes.  That wasn't enough, because I blew the IC->TB 
>hose at WOT on one of the straights at Barber Motorsports Park.  I was 
>able to repair it with some creative engineering, but I still need a 
>new hose. Audi wants more than $200 for this thing, and it'll 
>eventually get soaked with oil mist and fail again.
>Dialynx tell me they have silicone replacements.  Has anyone seen one 
>of these or heard of about the quality?  If I go this route, I may look

>into a group buy deal if there's interest.
>Eric R.
>'93 S4
>'86 urq

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