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Water bottle removal...

Discussion in 'A4/S4 forum(B5 Chassis)' started by Izzy1, Jan 19, 2010.

  1. Izzy1

    Izzy1 Vorsprung Durch Technik

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    how easy is it to take out?

    mine seemed to have cracked when i bumped into someone after skidding on icy.

    if anyone can advise please.
     
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  3. aragorn

    aragorn "Stick a V8 in it!"
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    You need to remove the wheel arch liner, or at least partially remove it and bend it back. Then the bottle just unbolts.
     
  4. Izzy1

    Izzy1 Vorsprung Durch Technik

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    will it require me to take the wheel off or can i get away with leaving the wheel on?
    do you know how many bolts?

    thanks
     
  5. aragorn

    aragorn "Stick a V8 in it!"
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    i left the wheel on from memory.

    iirc its 3 bolts that hold the washer bottle in, and about a million screws, poppers and fixings holding the arch liner on.
     
  6. Izzy1

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    sounds like fun. just need to pray for some half decent weather now.
     

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