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Hairy green toads from Mars made Bob D'Amato say:
> I recently bought a '91 90Q 20V, which I love immensly. My previous
> Quattro's have all been 4000 series. I have a couple questions for anyone
> experienced with the 90's.
Congrats. I got the same beast this summer for my wife.
I'll see if I can help.
> 1) It has climate cotrol (which the 4000's didnt) It keeps the
> temperature quite constant, except occasionaly suddenly it gets really
> cold in the car. No matter what I do, I cant seem to get my feet warm.
> (Iam in connecticut and its been quite cold here). Also, besides trying
> to warm my feet (even in bi-lev)... how do I get warm air out of the top
> left(to the left of the steering wheel) vents?? The 4000 kept my hands
> warm when I drove, this does not.
We don't seem to have any problem with this. I don't drive the
car regularly, so I don't really know for sure, but I've never
noticed any problems. Angela hasn't complained, either.
Have you put a hand down there to see if anything *is* coming out?
On "econ", it should start from the defrost vents, then open up the
dashboard vents, then add the footwells in a minute or so.
> 2) On cold mornings, my struts(I think) make a funny noise when I go over
> a bump for the first few miles) I am assuming its because it's cold...I
> havent had it in the summer yet though.. but this is the first car Ive
> had that did this!
This could be the trunk hinges/springs. I still need to check mine on
the 100Q. Does it sound like a metal-on-rubber squeak?
Andrew L. Duane (JOT-7) email@example.com
Digital Equipment Corporation (603)-881-1294
110 Spit Brook Road http://www.zk3.dec.com/~duane
Nashua, NH 03062-2698
Only my cat shares my opinions, and she fits well in either trunk.
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- From: "Bob D'Amato" <Bob.Damato@starfleet.itc.snetlink.com>