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Re: S6 toolkit clip
Of course it is! My problem was that when I visualized what he
described the 'wire loop' never came to mind! Should have, my last 3
cars had it. I guess since I was perplexed about the orange plastic
one, that others would have been too!
93 Aud! S4
On Wed, 10 Jan 1996 08:54:43 -0800 (PST) you wrote:
>Did you guys find the U-shaped wire tool in the little tool kit with the
>lug wrench? I have one of those for my 92' 100 base model. The 92' 100
>base model has plastic hubcabs over the stamp steel wheel, the U-shaped
>hook is for pulling the plastic hubcaps off. I don't know if any one of
>you who seen the hubcaps on base 92' 100 V6 model, There are alot of
>little square shaped holes around the perimeter of the hubcaps. You put
>the hook ends of the U-shaped ends to two of these square holes and you
>pull on it then hubcab come off. It's very hard to get them off with a
>screwdrives since the hubcaps are made of flexible plastic not the usual
>hard abs stuff which tend to crack very easily.
>Funnily the other day I was sitting at the alignment shop waiting for my
>car, a guy in an Audi 100 identical to mine pull up and ask me how I get
>those hubcaps off since he had a hack of a time getting them off the
>wheel with a screwdriver.
>85' 5000s forsale
>92' 100 V6
>On Wed, 10 Jan 1996, Edward T Spire wrote:
>> >From email@example.com Tue Jan 9 21:26:55 1996
>> >Little orange plastic guy? My S4 had one and I was told it was for
>> >removing the plug wires. Never tried it though.
>> No, that's in the fuse compartment on the side of the dash.
>> This is simply a piece of wire bent into roughly a U shape, with the
>> ends bent at 90 degrees. Another reader said it was for pulling fuses,
>> maybe it's for the larger metal box style fuses you find under the
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