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Noise from rear ??

Bradderz_1988 Nov 20, 2010

  1. Bradderz_1988

    Bradderz_1988 Dont replace it, Upgrade it !!

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    It's sounds like rear diff mounts basicly when am letting on and off the accelerator pedal it's thudding from the rear ??? any suggestions ???
     
  2. phoenixv6quattro

    phoenixv6quattro staylowmovefast

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    Get some sikaflex 252 in the bushes. Not had a sound from mine since. Or buy a mount from 034.
     
  3. Bradderz_1988

    Bradderz_1988 Dont replace it, Upgrade it !!

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    Ok weres that available from ??? It's only started doing it since I had it up on the ramp at work this morning every thing seem'd to be ok must just be sods law that it decided to start thudding when I got my hopes up there was nothing wrong typical ha
     
  4. phoenixv6quattro

    phoenixv6quattro staylowmovefast

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    You can get sikaflex 252 from most online hardware stores. Its just polyurethane in a tube. The performance mount/bush can be found on 034 motorsports website. Costly though and from the states.
     
  5. Bradderz_1988

    Bradderz_1988 Dont replace it, Upgrade it !!

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    Checked the thudding noise it wasn't the bushes I'd some how with my lead foot managed to work the 3 8mm hex bolts at rear of diff loose which is a bonus bit aid loctite and it's gone :) !!
     
  6. pjw

    pjw Member Audi A4

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    Result - ive got sikaflex, its the shizzle. One tube has lasted me years, just dont get it on paintwork ever as it wont come off..
     
  7. aragorn

    aragorn "Stick a V8 in it!" Staff Member Moderator VCDS Map User

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    Years? i always find it goes off once opened if left for any length of time.
     
  8. Bradderz_1988

    Bradderz_1988 Dont replace it, Upgrade it !!

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    Going to get the sikaflex I think just to prolong the bushes and cut some slack, can I basicly do every mount on the car with this stuff and how long does it take to go off roughly and do I have to remove the bushes or just lower them to get the sikaflex in ??
     
  9. olds_kool

    olds_kool Active Member VCDS Map User

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    you can fill both diff and both gearbox mounts, then get a poly front snub mount

    ideally you want to get some spare mounts as even the fast cure sika takes a few days to harden and the main diff mount needs doing in layers or middle will never set

    well worth doing though
     

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