[V8] Annoying Story

Greg Furstenwerth slicerdicer at comcast.net
Thu Apr 13 02:02:41 EDT 2006

Well its all fixed I respliced it and away it went. I will send pictures 
to follow this proves audi can build something right if team doorhandle 
is not behind it ;-)

Greg Furstenwerth wrote:
> Ok well I finally broke down to do my O2 sensor well the car ran great 
> for a day.... the previous O2 sensor was spliced in so I just cut it 
> there and spliced in the new one failing to understand that the previous 
> person who did it left too much slack... For some reason it was stuck 
> and tucked and I guess I did not see it... It ripped the O2 sensor wire 
> in half on the drive shaft left the wires completely intact only ripped 
> it apart at my splice. Now the weird part... the wire is undamaged nor 
> is it ripped away from the clips that hold it in place... its floating 
> like a phantom crazy wire with a inch to spare around the drive shaft in 
> the front... It did not rip the CV Joint Boot... It just decided it 
> would be fun to rip the wire apart at the splices then float itself 
> around the drive shaft!
> Audi's are strange phantom devices that do weird stuff.
> Pictures to follow of this madness later I will show what it looks like 
> with the phantom floating wire.
> 93 V8Q
> North Bend, WA
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