[V8] V8 Engine Motronic Management
Michael Larosa Jr
Mc.Larosa at Sun.COM
Tue Apr 6 15:05:21 EDT 2004
"Buchholz, Steven" wrote:
> Yes, I understand that the V8 was used in S4s in other parts of the world.
> My point was that I don't believe this manual was intended to document such
> vehicles ... there is no mention of an ABH engine in anything other than a
> V8 Quattro.
> ... gears? What do you mean? I suppose I'm 1.2 liters short in toto, but
> my 16 cylinders include ten of them ... ;-)
> Yes, I know that the ABH equipped MT V8Qs have 6-speeds ... which means I'm
> 1.2 liters and 2 gears short of the ideal ...
> I wonder how much lighter an urS4 is as compared to a V8 ... my quick check
> of the AW site showed that the '92 US S4 was within the weight difference of
> the engines of my '91 V8 (the site didn't have the weight figures for the
> ABH-equipped models).
no data to support my thoughts here steve, just an assumption based on
the fact that they are smaller and seem to be less structurally solid
than the V8's/91 200tq20v cars.... I don't mean to start another war
on who's model is better, simply my subjective opinion... )
> Steve B
> San José, Kaleefohnia (USA)
> > in the mid 90's a european S4 was a 4.2 liter 6 speed installed in a
> > 92-98 series 100 shell.... both sedan and avant.... whilst
> > in the USA
> > a mid 90's s4/s6 was a 5cyl 20v turbo in a 92-98 series 100 shell...
> > a little clearer ? yes we did get stiffed on that lighter bodied
> > 92-98 100 with a big v8 motor ... and GEARS!!!! :(
> > Mike,
> > "Buchholz, Steven" wrote:
> > >
> > > > The s4 V8 is definitely here. But my question was about
> > the fact that
> > > > the title said "The Audi S4 and the 4.2 V8" however, the
> > > > description of the product on ebay described the '92 plus 4.2.
> > > >
> > > ... I beg to differ ... the manual I saw on the auction
> > looks exactly like
> > > one that I've had for quite some time ... which covers the
> > ABH engine (4.2l)
> > > installed on the '92-on V8 Quattros and the AAN 5-cylinder
> > 20V engine
> > > installed on the urS4.
> > >
> > > I suppose if the ABH engine was indeed installed on an S4
> > somewhere then it
> > > would apply, but I would expect the 4.2 liter motor
> > currently installed in
> > > the S4 to be quite different in its control system.
> > >
> > > Steve B
> > > San José, Kaleefohnia (USA)
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