[V6-12v] [s-cars] Tin whiskers

Kent McLean kentmclean at comcast.net
Fri Feb 22 18:41:12 PST 2008

Mike Sylvester wrote:
> Are they actually using no-lead solder in the automotive industry?

I dunno. That's why we have this list, to discuss stuff like this. But lead is 
slowly being removed from products. Have you seen the plumbing in a new house 
lately?  Most of 'em don't have copper *or* lead.

Kent McLean
'99 A4 Avant, w/ quattro, V6, Tiptronic. "Yeah, Baby!"
'94 100 S Avant, "Moody"
'91 200 TQA #1, undecided
'91 200 TQA #2, up in smoke 2
'89 200 TQ, "Bad Puppy", up in smoke

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