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Re: 1984 UR-Q
I am currently reviewing the purchase of a 1984 Audi UR-Q, located up
Canada (Toronto). It seems to be a European version(?), with no imperial
on the speedometer.
The vehicle has a new top end(old one had a hair line crack in cylinder
ported and polished heads and full valve work, timing belt, water pump
Straight piped exhaust with 2.5" pipe and muffler. Slightly increased
(stiffer wastegate spring?) and mint interior. However, the transmission
functioning, only 1st and 5th remain usable, all others are marginally
The price seems reasonable considering the modifications and the
Is there a suitable transmission substitute for this car, from a
What are my rebuild options?
I am very interested in this car, but I have the distinct sensation that
I may be
getting a little over my head. What should I be watching for in this
I understand that it is going to involve a little more maintenance than
an average sports
coupe, but are parts available and not too expensive? How would I
vintage/year and US/European spec.
I have a tremendous passions for this car, every since I had seen one in
a rally race
, years ago when I was a mere tot. However I already own an enduring but
temperamental Z car, and this purchase may be a little too much work.
Please advise, I very much need any information available to make this