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Steering rack oil leak

Discussion in 'A4/S4 forum(B5 Chassis)' started by Mentaldogmark, Apr 25, 2014.

  1. Mentaldogmark
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    [Apr 25, 2014]
    I have an a4 1.9 tdi with a leaky rack drivers side can I get an oil seal repair kit and where from how much ish. And is it a difficult swap? Cheers for any help.
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  3. jbh
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    jbh TDi lover

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    [Apr 29, 2014]
    wouldnt it be easier fitting another rack?
    ive got one here I bought from JCB a while back but never got round to fitting
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    Bradderz_1988 Dont replace it, Upgrade it !!

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    [Apr 30, 2014]
    Easy enough to swap ive done it twice lol bit fiddly with the underneath bolt but patiences pays off and a ramp helps alot !!
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    [May 25, 2014]
    How much do you want for the rack, not that I have the funds at the mo, just spent up on lower suspension arms not to bad at £40 ish per part.
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    [May 25, 2014]
    I paid £50 from JCB that was me picking it up. make me an offer and take postage into account.
    I reckon you would be looking at around the £15 for P&P
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