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Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by 666markyboy, Aug 28, 2012.

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    Hi all.... just popped over from the 8L and B6 forums to ask a question for my Dad... his car ( 8P 2.0 tdi Quattro ) failed MOT today quoting nearside front suspension arm rubber bush deteriorated am i right in thinking this like a control arm similar to on the A4's ?? would we need to replace the full arm or can you just change the bush ?? i've yet to get under the car myself yet so i'm not sure what i'm looking for .. any advice or links to what we need would be greatly appreaciated as i need to get it fixed asap as it's his only means of getting about thanks in advance Mark
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    113 views and not one reply WOW well i replaced both front wishbone bushes and it's all sorted.... thanks for your help peeps
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    Not much to say really as it's now sorted. Had I seen the post I would of recommended poly bushing it. Either way it's sorted now, so at least the cars on the road again.
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