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Final drive a4 2.5 tdi quattro ?

Discussion in 'A4/S4 forum(B5 Chassis)' started by adamss24, Oct 4, 2009.

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    Hi everyone, does anyone know whats the final drive for the 98 v6 tdi quattro ? Also does s4 diff fit the 2.5 tdi gearbox? Are they the same final drive ? Thanks everyone !
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    Yes, S4 differential will fit your 01E 6-speed, same final drive of 4.11:1.
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    Thanks Siena, helpfull as usual ! One more thing,does the b5 rs4 diff fits me car as well(1998 b5 a4 2.5 tdi quattro) ? Are the rear shafts any longer to accomodate the widened track ? I am just trying to broaden my knowledge:think:...
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    The wider track on the RS4 is all in the wheels/tyres.

    The suspension itself is the same.
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    Thanks a lot Sir ! So i take it that the final drive on the quattro v6 tdi is the same that the s4 and rs4 rear diffs...Hope i got it right :think:...
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    Thanks guys.
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    So given that these diff fit the S4, and Im looking for a new diff...

    Any spare 2.5 TDi or 2.6 or 2.6 diffs for sale???
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    I'll have a 2,6L diff next week.
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    one of the rs246 guys has ab rs4 diff. I assume they are the same? If not, how much for the 2.6 diff? What millage?
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    £65. Mileage is 89,000.
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    Sorry to jump in but, :D does that mean I can use any prop on my 2.5V6 TDI '99?
    My prop bearing rubber has gone and its bang bang bang in 1st and second!!!
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    Sienna, if you're certain it'll fit, how much postage? bit too far to drive...
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    I have a propshaft, but for 5 speed onlz.

    you need an S4 one.
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    Bugger! How much will I get robbed for, for one of them?
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    Probably about the £30 mark.
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    I shipped a transfer box for my landrover with transglobalexpress for £30, it weighed 54kgs.
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    i think 34 do a repair for the mount bush thingy , cause i need one too
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