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

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change gas struts / tailgate struts on AUDI A4 B7 Saloon [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

Replacement: tailgate struts – Audi A4 B7. List of the tools you'll need:
Replacement: tailgate struts – Audi A4 B7. List of the tools you'll need:
WD-40 spray
Flat Screwdriver
All the parts you need to replace – Tailgate Struts for A4 Saloon (8EC, B7) and other AUDI models
How to change Gas Spring, boot- / cargo area on Audi A4 B7 Saloon 2.0 TDI 16V – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Gas Spring, boot- / cargo area
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AUDI A4 Saloon (8EC, B7) 2.0 TFSI
Replacement: tailgate struts – Audi A4 B7. AUTODOC experts recommend:
  • Right and left gas struts of the boot lid should be replaced simultaneously.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the right and left gas struts of the boot lid.
  • Warning! Shut down the engine before starting any work – Audi A4 B7.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
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