Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
AUDI A6 Saloon (4F2, C6) 2.0 TDI, AUDI A6 Avant (4F5, C6) 2.0 TDI

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

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Replacement: suspension strut – Audi A6 4F2. Tools you'll need:
Replacement: suspension strut – Audi A6 4F2. Tools you'll need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Combination spanner #16
Combination spanner #18
Drive socket # 15
Drive socket # 16
Drive socket # 18
Drive socket # 21
HEX bit no.H6.
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Hammer
Flat chisel
Crow bar
Hydraulic strut spring compressor
Hydraulic transmission jack
Fender cover
Wheel chock
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Replacement: suspension strut – Audi A6 4F2. 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 A6 4F2. Take the following steps:
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