Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
AUDI A4 Saloon (8EC, B7) 2.0 TFSI, AUDI A4 Avant (8ED, B7) 2.0 TFSI

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change a front shock strut on AUDI A4 (B7) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

Replacement: suspension strut – Audi A4 B7. List of the tools you'll need:
Replacement: suspension strut – Audi A4 B7. List of the tools you'll need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Torque wrench
Combination spanner #13
Combination spanner #16
Combination spanner #18
Drive socket # 13
Drive socket # 15
Drive socket # 16
Drive socket # 18
Drive socket # 19
HEX bit No.H5.
HEX bit No.H6.
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Hammer
Pin punch
Flat chisel
Flat Screwdriver
Crow bar
Hydraulic strut spring compressor
Hydraulic transmission jack
Fender cover
Wheel chock
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Shock Absorber
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AUDI A4 Saloon (8EC, B7) 2.0 TFSI
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AUDI A4 Avant (8ED, B7) 2.0 TFSI
Replacement: suspension strut – Audi A4 B7. AUTODOC recommends:
  • Both shock struts of the front suspension should be replaced simultaneously.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the left and right shock struts of the front suspension.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: suspension strut – Audi A4 B7. Recommended sequence of steps:
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