CIS Problem?--SOLVED!!

Joshua van Tol josh at
Fri May 5 00:06:38 EDT 2006

On May 4, 2006, at 10:14 AM, Cody Forbes wrote:
>> 2- On one of the screws that bolt to the oil pump, I
>> believe is the one that also serves to hold one end of
>> the teethed adjuster for the AC compressor. I know
>> this is more common than not---what do you seal the
>> bolt with? Would wrapping the inner part of the bolt
>> with Teflon work?
> I've never had to deal with oil leaking from a bolt hole, so I  
> don't have
> any good advice for ya. Really if the bolt is tight though the oil  
> shouldn't
> be able to leak past it.

They do leak though, and they require some sort of sealant to prevent  
it. Blue loctite seems to work fine. I'm sure Audi has some special  
stuff for the job, (and they do specify a sealant on certain of the  
bolts that penetrate the oil pump).

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