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track rod arm

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by Birdy, Jan 6, 2013.

  1. Birdy

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    just wondering if it is possible to replace one track rod arm from a s3? has anybody done this before iv done it in other cars in the past just not sure it is possible on the s3. mines a 2000 if it makes a difference. does anybody have a one lying around i could buy?? cheers
     
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    New ones are around 35 quid from euro carparts and they have a 25% off deal at the moment so I would buy a new one...

    If you are looking for second hand then use the classifieds as wanted ads in the main forums will result in thread closure...

    Its a relatively straight forward job but requires a special tool to undo the arm at the rack...

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    cool i get one ordered cheers. is the tool easy to get hold of as i have an extensive tool set anway, but when you say special is it somthing i would need to ask audi for?? i wasnt trying to use the main forum as a classified just thought i would the question while i was in the mind set. thanks again for the info
     
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    massive thanks mate big help
     
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    ...not sure if there are different sizes available or what size is needed for an S3 track rod... I'd get the rod then measure it... you could also have a quick google as I am sure there are some homemade alternatives out there...

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