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Play in top mounts?????

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by Tom Mineral Grey S3, Mar 28, 2009.

  1. Tom Mineral Grey S3

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    Hey,

    Had my S3 serviced recently and was told the suspension top mounts have a small amount of play. When im driving it it feels 'loose' and wondered if anyone can help in shedding some light on how to fix this?
    I was thinking possibly replace the bushes but dont know if this will help?

    Any info would be great!

    Cheers

    Tom
    :blackrs4:
     
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  3. S3APY

    S3APY Member

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    I think KW have a better mount. I have traid some diffrent things but its not easy man. Its not a good patent on a fast for shure...:superman:
     
  4. Tom Mineral Grey S3

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    cheers buddy, ill have a look for them.
    does anyone know if this a common issue with the S3?
     
  5. nick-barnes07

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    top mounts are common, about £15 each or less from audi, and is a sraight forward job, replace the bearing's whilst you change the top mounts as well as they are only cheap
     
  6. bantam1

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    Just had mine done and made a lot of difference to how the car rides.

    Didn't quite follow S3APY's response to this. Translation please.
     
  7. S3APY

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    Sorry man. I think my english and the topmounts is about 50/50... :)8<
     
  8. bantam1

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    OK i give up.
     
  9. Tom Mineral Grey S3

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    Cheers lads thats a gret help:thumbsup:
     
  10. S3APY

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    My car was loose with org bushing... Go for some PowerFlex and i think you will be one happy little lady...:yahoo:
     

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