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Help needed inside my wheel arch.

Avant4me Mar 16, 2011

  1. Avant4me

    Avant4me The're Graphite not black!!

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    Had the car up on axle stands today as i am touching up my arch lips where they are starting to rust. when i took the liner out i noticed this

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    cant help but think that above my red arrow there is something missing. Same on both sides

    what you think??
     
  2. hades-

    hades- Well-Known Member VCDS Map User

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    iv never seen that when iv had my b7 in bits
    looks like a bolt bush should go there
     
  3. swarcup

    swarcup Well-Known Member

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    mines identical to that
     
  4. Avant4me

    Avant4me The're Graphite not black!!

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    Thats exactly what i thought, but there is a 10mm gap between each bit.
    Would need to be some spacers in there too.

    Swarcup, thanks for that.
     
  5. BILKO1

    BILKO1 Member

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    If it's any help my C5 RS6 is exactly the same.
     
  6. Cabbyfan

    Cabbyfan Active Member

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    I can have a look on ELSAWIN if you like, I dont have an Avant so I am struggling to work out which arch this is of.....
     
  7. scott b

    scott b Active Member VCDS Map User

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    is the other side the same?
     
  8. bradster

    bradster Member

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    Hi its to line up subframe with dowel.
     
  9. BILKO1

    BILKO1 Member

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    Both sides are the same, bradster is right.
     
  10. Avant4me

    Avant4me The're Graphite not black!!

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    Phew, well thats a relief and hopefully got the dreaded arch lip rust sorted once and for all
     

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