1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

Compatability of 2.8 diff

Discussion in 'A4/S4 forum(B5 Chassis)' started by audi1664, Oct 4, 2009.

  1. audi1664
    Offline

    audi1664 Audi For Sale

    Joined:
    Aug 21, 2007
    Messages:
    52
    Likes Received:
    0
    [Oct 4, 2009]
    Hi guys im still after a rear diff for my 98 2.8 v6 quattro just wondering what diffs of other audis would fit? if any

    regards dan
    #1
  2. Ads

    Ads

    [Dec 25, 2014]

  3. Siena
    Offline

    Siena Active Member

    Joined:
    Oct 28, 2007
    Messages:
    2,626
    Likes Received:
    3
    [Oct 4, 2009]
    Your tranny code will be DJR, with a 3.89:1 ratio.

    So you'll only be able to run another rear differential with the same ratio, from a 1,8T or 2,8 manual (I presume yours is manual).

    Given the scarcity of the 1,8TQ, your best bet would be one from a 2,8Q, of which there are plenty.
    #2
  4. audi1664
    Offline

    audi1664 Audi For Sale

    Joined:
    Aug 21, 2007
    Messages:
    52
    Likes Received:
    0
    [Oct 4, 2009]
    so my 2 options are: 1 from the same car ie 2.8 or 1 from a 1.8t!

    Thankyou very much for you help mate thats exactly what i was after!

    regards dan
    #3
  5. docurley
    Offline

    docurley Moderator Staff Member Moderator

    Joined:
    Dec 12, 2003
    Messages:
    3,859
    Likes Received:
    25
    [Oct 4, 2009]
    I have one from my 1.8TQ if your interested.
    #4
  6. audi1664
    Offline

    audi1664 Audi For Sale

    Joined:
    Aug 21, 2007
    Messages:
    52
    Likes Received:
    0
    [Oct 5, 2009]
    how much and where abouts are you mate?

    regards dan
    #5

Share This Page