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Can someone tell me what has gone wrong here please..

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by memmo, Jul 31, 2010.

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    That's a very small pic! lol

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    i know, its off my phone.
    Basically there is steering oil coming out of that gaiter.
    Dont know if this is a track rod issue or rack or what.
    not my specialist area lol
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    Help us out with what model car you have here memmo, then I can move the thread to the correct forum, welcome to the forum by the way. If it's your power steering fluid, then the little fluid bottle will be low, and most likely going to need a new or refurbed steering rack to fix.
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    Yep, rack is gubbed, needs replacing or rebuilding as the seals are non end user replaceable

    It looks A3 ish so it's a subframe drop to replace sadly
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    Hi
    car is Audi A3 1997 1.8T
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    Moved to the correct forum for you memmo. :icon_thumright:
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