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Old 08-10-2018, 01:49 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Old 08-10-2018, 11:09 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Blame it on the electronics.
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Old 08-10-2018, 12:08 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Old 08-10-2018, 05:26 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Check out the timing chain:


Legend says the timing chain tensioners are plastic.
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Old 08-10-2018, 06:21 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Ahhh Audi. This is why I don't buy your cars.

What advantage does this spaghetti system offer over a good old Mazda timing chain, for instance.



Or even simpler, a nice Toyota:


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