Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
AUDI A5 Coupe (8T3) 2.0 TFSI quattro, AUDI A4 Saloon (8K2, B8) 2.0 TFSI quattro, AUDI Q5 (8RB) 2.0 TFSI quattro, AUDI A5 Convertible (8F7) 2.0 TFSI quattro

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change rear shock absorber on AUDI A4 B8 Saloon [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

Replacement: shock absorbers – Audi A4 B8. Tools you'll need:
Replacement: shock absorbers – Audi A4 B8. Tools you'll need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Drive socket # 16
Drive socket # 21
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Shock absorber socket #DD6
Crow bar
Clip removal tool
Vice
Wheel chock
All the parts you need to replace – Shock Absorber for A4 Saloon (8K2, B8) and other AUDI models
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Shock Absorber
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AUDI A4 Saloon (8K2, B8) 2.0 TFSI quattro
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AUDI A5 Convertible (8F7) 2.0 TFSI quattro
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AUDI A5 Coupe (8T3) 2.0 TFSI quattro
Replacement: shock absorbers – Audi A4 B8. Tip from AUTODOC experts:
  • Both shock absorbers of the rear suspension should be replaced simultaneously.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the left and right shock absorbers of the rear suspension.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: shock absorbers – Audi A4 B8. Take the following steps:
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