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Audi A3 2.0 TDI Strut Size

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by abpostelnicu, Mar 27, 2010.

  1. abpostelnicu

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    Hello guys,

    It seems that i encounter a slight issue, my car came with an S-Line suspenssion and recently I've bought bilstein B16 PSS10, i would like to know how can i determine the strut size, i know the size can vary between 50mm and 55mm, from what I've seen in etak mine is 54.6. I hope i'm not looking at the wrong picture :).
    Any advise is well appreciated.

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  3. V6Pete

    V6Pete Now running on Bentley's y'all

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    The 55mm is an approximation. Yours will be the larger diameter (55mm) struts.
     
  4. abpostelnicu

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    Thanks V6Pete :)
     
  5. fuji

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    Just to be sure ladies & gents, i've a 2008 A3 2.0 TDI 170PS S-Line...will that have the 55mm struts?
     
  6. abpostelnicu

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    YES!
     
  7. V6Pete

    V6Pete Now running on Bentley's y'all

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    Hell to the yeah
     
  8. MTW

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    sorry to bump this thread old thread, but im looking for the strut size of my 03 2.0 tdi 8p urgently, is it 55mm?
     
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    it is either 50mm or 55mm

    You can either ring your main dealer and give them your vin number and they can tell you, or have a look at your car and measure yourself
     
  10. Rob-Quattro

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    Once again sorry to bump this thread but does anyone know what size the strut is on a 2007 A3 2.0 TDI 170PS S-Line Quattro? Thanks.
     
  11. vw754

    vw754 vorsprung Durch Technik

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    55MM
     
  12. paul_e88

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    Ok, sorry for bumping, it's clear that a 2.0 tdi has the 55mm struts.

    But does anyone happen to know what diameter are the struts on a 2004 1.9 TDI?
    I don't know how to measure them on my car, and all the dealers have closed for today, but anyway i wouldn't trust them, as i've already had a couple of problems with them..
     

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