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difference between fwd and 4wd coilover kits

quattro1 Aug 1, 2010

  1. quattro1

    quattro1 Member

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    been offered a set of coilovers but they are for a fwd! what exactly is the difference? from what i can see, only the rear shocks look different!

    any help would be good!

    cheers
     
  2. quattro1

    quattro1 Member

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    anyone??
     
  3. Welly

    Welly VX220 SC Driver :)

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    Not sure mate, but I've been told reliably in the past that the front's won't fit the Quattro if made for a FWD.

    I got told that direct from manufacturer.
     
  4. quattro1

    quattro1 Member

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    doh thats annoying!! guess i'll be forking out for the front mount first after all then!

    just read your whole drama thread!! amazing stuff!!!
     
  5. DPM

    DPM Site Sponsor Site Sponsor

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    A3 8L FWD coilovers won't fit an A3 8L Quattro car.

    Damian @ DPM Performance
     
  6. Matt82

    Matt82 Active Member

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    4wd has an independant rear end. 2wd doesnt. different suspension
     

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