Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
AUDI A6 Avant (4B5, C5) 2.4, AUDI A6 Avant (4B5, C5) 2.4 quattro View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change cv joint on AUDI A6 C5 Avant [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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All the parts you need to replace – CV Joint for A6 Avant (4B5, C5) and other AUDI models
How to change Joint Kit, drive shaft on Audi A6 C5 Avant 2.5 TDI quattro – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Joint Kit, drive shaft
How to change Joint, drive shaft on Audi A6 C5 Avant 2.5 TDI quattro – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Joint, drive shaft
Tools
Replacement: CV joint – Audi A6 C5 Avant. Tools you might need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
All-purpose cleaning spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Torque wrench
Combination spanner #13
Drive socket # 16
Drive socket # 17
Drive socket # 27
HEX bit No.H8
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Bush and bearing driver set
Flat screwdriver
Tap wrench
Pin punch
Clic-R collar pliers
Hammer
Crow bar
Hydraulic transmission jack
Wheel chock
Replacement: CV joint – Audi A6 C5 Avant. AUTODOC experts recommend:
  • The CV joint replacement procedure is identical for the left and right CV axles.
  • Replace the CV joints of CV axles in pairs.
  • Please note: all work on the car – Audi A6 C5 Avant – should be done with the engine switched off.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
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