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Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by rhubarb4, Apr 8, 2008.

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    [Apr 8, 2008]
    :(Hi All, my S3 has started creaking and squeeking while driving. It seems to be coming from the front drivers side wheel area, its very loud and starting to concern me. When the engine is cold of a morning its not there for a bit till the car is driven a bit then it starts Any ideas guys

    Thanks Chris.
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    bushes? lower arms

    mine does it too, I keep meaning to upgrade to poly bushes but its too damn cold at the mo!
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    mine used to do it on my old car....ended up swapping the wishbones....£30 each from europarts inc bushes
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    ARB drop links?
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    Mine does this from the passenger footwell, not annoying enough to make me change the bushes yet though!
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    Try putting a small amount of grease on the bushes. I bought new rear axle bushes the other day and noticed they come with a smear of grease to stop them squeeking
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    Hi thanks for the response, i'm going to take it to Jody at Midland VW, Quality place so should get it sorted soon.

    Thanks Chris
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