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Forum: General Chat 22-02-20, 08:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 162
Posted By tractor Dave
Well, I've been watching prices for a couple of...

Well, I've been watching prices for a couple of years and you would be lucky to get a good project car for less than 5k. Engines alone go for 2.5k.
Forum: General Chat 22-02-20, 08:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 162
Posted By tractor Dave
This months Practical Classics has a price guide....

This months Practical Classics has a price guide.
Coupe GT B2 - Concours 5,000 - 1 3750 - 2 1900 - 3 800

However, no quattro on the list so I recon you can add at least 1k to the above.
...
Forum: Parts Wanted 18-02-20, 08:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 718
Posted By tractor Dave
Yes, I did! 855827300F 56 Euro

Yes, I did!

855827300F

56 Euro
Forum: Parts Wanted 18-02-20, 08:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 718
Posted By tractor Dave
I think I saw them on Audi Tradition site whilst...

I think I saw them on Audi Tradition site whilst searching for parts recently. I don't think they were too expensive either.
Forum: General Chat 17-02-20, 05:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 206
Posted By tractor Dave
Ok. Reached my pic limit again for this month. ...

Ok. Reached my pic limit again for this month.
Erbauer die grinder and cut off tool.


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Forum: General Chat 17-02-20, 05:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 206
Posted By tractor Dave
Half price tools

Screwfix are selling these off half price because apparently the accessories are missing.
However, both tools have the accessories with them when I purchased them today. Not great quality, but for...
Forum: General Chat 13-02-20, 10:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 326
Posted By tractor Dave
Hey thanks. Glad you are enjoying. ;)

Hey thanks. Glad you are enjoying. ;)
Forum: General Chat 11-02-20, 09:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 326
Posted By tractor Dave
Yes, been on before. The car was actually for...

Yes, been on before. The car was actually for sale recently.
Forum: Gatherings and Events 01-02-20, 06:12 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,205
Posted By tractor Dave
Oh sh#t! I should have bought it. Was cheap at...

Oh sh#t!
I should have bought it. Was cheap at 500!
Forum: Gatherings and Events 01-02-20, 01:28 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,205
Posted By tractor Dave
Interesting. I wonder how it ended up in London...

Interesting. I wonder how it ended up in London (where I bought it circa 1987).
Forum: Gatherings and Events 01-02-20, 08:24 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,205
Posted By tractor Dave
I had a 1984 520. Great car. 6 pot is defo worth...

I had a 1984 520. Great car. 6 pot is defo worth it. Super smooth and surprisingly quick when revved. I had it for 4 years back in the 90s which is a long time for me to keep a car!

And just...
Forum: Parts Wanted 29-01-20, 09:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 178
Posted By tractor Dave
Audi Tradition in their newly produced parts.

Audi Tradition in their newly produced parts.
Forum: Parts Wanted 29-01-20, 09:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 827
Posted By tractor Dave
Audi Tradition are now selling new ones. Sit...

Audi Tradition are now selling new ones.
Sit down before you look at the price.
Forum: Transmission 29-01-20, 11:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 253
Posted By tractor Dave
I second that. The clutch can seize if it's not...

I second that. The clutch can seize if it's not been used in a while. With tractors we put it in 1st gear and turn the starter over (making sure there is space infront). Otherwise, tow it with...
Forum: Suspension & Brakes 28-01-20, 10:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 489
Posted By tractor Dave
Well done. Let us all know how you get on :tup:

Well done. Let us all know how you get on :tup:
Forum: Technical Info 26-01-20, 07:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 917
Posted By tractor Dave
Well done. Interestingly I had to re buy one...

Well done.
Interestingly I had to re buy one when I bought the S2 two years ago.
Back in the 90's, I had an Audi 80 for several years. It was a great car and I did all my own maintenance using a...
Forum: Suspension & Brakes 26-01-20, 03:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 489
Posted By tractor Dave
No I don't sorry. If you join the forum you can...

No I don't sorry. If you join the forum you can search through the technical pages and I'm sure the info you need will be there.
Forum: Technical Info 25-01-20, 07:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 917
Posted By tractor Dave
My S2 is a 1994. Yes, the one with the red 80...

My S2 is a 1994.
Yes, the one with the red 80 on it. That was the last one they did.
Forum: Technical Info 25-01-20, 12:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 917
Posted By tractor Dave
Get the Haynes manual for the 80/90. Covers...

Get the Haynes manual for the 80/90. Covers almost everything just fine. I used one to rebuild my S2 Avant no problem. You just need to double check torque values before doing anything critical. :tup:
Forum: Engine 24-01-20, 04:04 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,733
Posted By tractor Dave
10/40 is ok. A flush can't do any harm. I...

10/40 is ok.
A flush can't do any harm. I prefer to use flushing oil. Some use the additive you put in the old oil first. Personal preference I suppose.
Have you done a compression test yet?
Forum: Suspension & Brakes 23-01-20, 06:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 489
Posted By tractor Dave
Try this. Related to S2 but yours is very...

Try this. Related to S2 but yours is very similar. Error404 (Alex) can supply any bits you need.
https://www.s2forum.com/forum/technical/brakes-abs/55519-hydraulic-to-vaccum-servo-conversion
Forum: Engine 22-01-20, 09:28 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,733
Posted By tractor Dave
Just another thought. What oil were you using?...

Just another thought. What oil were you using? These old Audi don't like thin oil.
Forum: Suspension & Brakes 21-01-20, 08:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 489
Posted By tractor Dave
A lot of people get rid of the bomb and fit a...

A lot of people get rid of the bomb and fit a servo from a non quattro car. Its a fairly easy conversion and is more reliable. Then you can use your new pump :tup:
Forum: Engine 21-01-20, 10:20 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,733
Posted By tractor Dave
You can do a compression test to check. Very...

You can do a compression test to check. Very easy.
It is quite a big job. You would possibly need a 're bore depending on the bore wear and if you have run it with low oil the big end bearings will...
Forum: Engine 21-01-20, 09:57 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,733
Posted By tractor Dave
Any smoke from the exhaust? Any oil in the...

Any smoke from the exhaust?
Any oil in the water?
Most likely rings and you are burning oil as you drive.
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