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Re: 4-cylinder engine
Here's another datapoint. A past colleague had a scirrocco as his foul weather
car. At 155,000 he removed the head (don't remember why) and said that the
cross hatching on the cylinder walls was distinct and fresh, looking for all
the world like it just came out of the factory.
Sounds like a bug to me - the walls should be polished to a mirror-like
finish after the first thousand or so miles . . . else the rings are not