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    S3 suspension on Sportback 3.2 quattro?

    Does a S3 sportback suspension Dampers and springs fit on a 3.2 sportback model?

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    yep should bolt straight on
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    they should bolt on yes but there is a very big but here they might not be the right spring rate for the heavier v6 engine as the s3 is a 4 cylinder i would phone some suspension specalists first before you do anything just advice follow it or not its just advice
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    I agree the rear should be ok i think but the front will be a no go due to the weight difference
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    Think the front weight difference will be too much, the 3.2 front axle load could be about 80-100 kgs more I think.
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    ah i didnt think of that, yea can see the weight being a real issue.... will save on lowering springs tho haha
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    S-line dampers are different as well....
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    Thanks for all the answers. i have my S3 suspension for sale and somebody is interested in it who is having the 3.2 engine.

 

 

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