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quattro rear diff play..

Discussion in 'A4/S4 forum(B5 Chassis)' started by jbh, May 21, 2014.

  1. jbh

    jbh TDi lover

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    theres no noises from my diff but today while maneuvering a trailer I heard a clunk when going from forward to reverse and vice versa so once I was home I jacked it up for a nosey.
    theres a bit of play there. whats my options?

     
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  3. aragorn

    aragorn "Stick a V8 in it!"
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    Every one i've seen is the same.

    Heres my own video from some time ago:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xDUwDZrarJw

    I suspect its lots of small amounts of wear, in the various parts of the diff and in the CV joints, all adding up.
     
  4. jbh

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    do you get the odd clunk of the rear end when going from forward to reverse? yours looks about the same amount of play as mine
     

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