[V8] Upper strut mounts, front; two versions? What's different?

Kneale Brownson kneale at coslink.net
Wed Jun 15 20:55:28 EDT 2005

Did the change occur with the change from UFO to G60 brake systems?

At 08:26 PM 6/15/2005 -0400, Miller, Chris wrote:
>I see there is a VIN split, and the later V8 got a different front upper
>strut mount.
>Early V8 up to VIN  4C-M-020 000 and 3B 200q20v (forged)
>441 412 377D
>V8 after VIN 4C-N-000 001*, 100/S4/A6/S6 from '92 on 
>4A0 412 377C 
>One of my older style mounts looks bad; and I have a good early style.
>Any idea of what changed?  Looking at parts, it seems the whole
>design/part number of the upper mounting changed.  I'm planning to pull
>the old one out, and compare it to the good used one I've got (off an
>early V8 I think).
>Chris Miller
>Training Development
>[i] The Information Foundry at Robert Bentley, Inc.
>Tel: 617.528.4113
>Cell: 617.875.3792
>mailto:chris.miller at infofoundry.com
>Audifans V8 mailing list
>Send posts to: mailto:V8 at audifans.com
>Manage your list connection: http://www.audifans.com/mailman/listinfo/v8
>Have an Audi V8 question?  Check the Audifans Knowledgebase!
>Have a V8 answer? ... Please help others by adding to the KB ... all 
>contributions welcome!

More information about the V8 mailing list