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Suspension overhaul guide?!

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by audison, Jun 3, 2011.

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    [Jun 3, 2011]
    Hi folks! I'm replacing my front end suspension (springs, shocks, top mounts, wishbones, arb links..) this weekend and whilst I've found bits and bobs on how to replace certain parts I can't find a good how to on replacing the whole lot.
    Anybody know if such a document exists?!

    I'll be taken some snaps over the weekend so you can see how we got on
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    Welly VX220 SC Driver :)

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    [Jun 3, 2011]
    Not as far as I know mate in honesty. Maybe you could make one! :thumbsup:
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    [Jun 3, 2011]
    Superkarls done one hasnt he?...
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    [Jun 3, 2011]
    It was hardly everything , just bushes top mounts and cv boots. So far...
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    [Jun 3, 2011]
    If you could post us a couple of links to those that'd be sound mate.

    As there's bits and bobs flying around I'll try and put everything together and fill in the gaps this weekend/next week!
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    [Jun 6, 2011]
    Quick update on this - managed to replace the wishbones and arb links at weekend, but my track rod ends are buggered, so nipped to gsf parts for some new ones - should be complete by thursday/friday with full doc on how to refit the lot.
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    [Jun 6, 2011]
    there is one in westle;s thread only brief but explains the basis of it
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    Yeah it's not too difficult once you get under the car and have a good look round.
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