Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
AUDI A4 Avant (8E5, B6) 1.6, AUDI A4 Avant (8E5, B6) 2.0, AUDI A4 Avant (8E5, B6) 1.8 T, AUDI A4 Avant (8E5, B6) 3.0, AUDI A4 Avant (8E5, B6) 1.9 TDI, AUDI A4 Avant (8E5, B6) 2.4, AUDI A4 Avant (8E5, B6) 2.5 TDI quattro, AUDI A4 Avant (8E5, B6) 2.5 TDI, AUDI A4 Avant (8E5, B6) 1.8 T quattro, AUDI A4 Avant (8E5, B6) 3.0 quattro, AUDI A4 Avant (8E5, B6) 1.9 TDI quattro, AUDI A4 Avant (8E5, B6) 2.0 FSI, AUDI A4 Avant (8E5, B6) 1.8 T, AUDI A4 Avant (8E5, B6) 1.8 T quattro, AUDI A4 Avant (8E5, B6) 2.5 TDI, AUDI A4 Avant (8E5, B6) 2.4, AUDI A4 Avant (8E5, B6) 1.8 T, AUDI A4 Avant (8E5, B6) 1.8 T quattro, AUDI A4 Avant (8E5, B6) S4 quattro, AUDI A4 Avant (8E5, B6) 1.9 TDI, AUDI A4 Avant (8E5, B6) 3.0, AUDI A4 Avant (8E5, B6) 3.0 quattro View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change front anti roll bar link / front drop link on AUDI A4 B6 (8E5) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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All the parts you need to replace – Anti Roll Bar Links for A4 Avant (8E5, B6) and other AUDI models
Tools
Replacement: anti roll bar links – Audi A4 B6 Avant. Tools you'll need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Combination spanner #16
Drive socket # 16
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Hydraulic transmission jack
Wheel chock
AUTODOC recommends:
  • Replace the stabiliser links on Audi A4 B6 Avant in pairs.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for both stabiliser links on the same axle.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: anti roll bar links – Audi A4 B6 Avant. Take the following steps:
  1. Step 1
    How to change Anti Roll Bar Links on Audi A4 B6 Avant 2001 - free PDF and video manuals
    Secure the wheels with chocks.
  2. Step 2
    How to replace AUDI A4 Avant (8E5, B6) 1.9 TDI 2002 Anti Roll Bar Links - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Loosen the wheel mounting bolts. Use wheel impact socket #17.
  3. Step 3
    Audi A4 B6 Avant 2.5 TDI quattro 2003 Anti Roll Bar Links replacement: free workshop manuals
    Raise the front of the car and secure on supports.
  4. Step 4
    Changing Anti Roll Bar Links on AUDI A4 Avant (8E5, B6) 1.8 T 2004 by yourself
    Unscrew the wheel bolts.
    Replacement: anti roll bar links – Audi A4 B6 Avant. AUTODOC experts recommend:
    To avoid injury, hold up the wheel when unscrewing the bolts.
  5. Step 5
    How to remove AUDI A4 2.5 TDI 2001 Anti Roll Bar Links - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Remove the wheel.
  6. Step 6
    How to replace Anti Roll Bar Links on AUDI A4 Avant (8E5, B6) 2002: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Clean the stabiliser link fasteners. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray.
  7. Step 7
    How hard is it to do yourself: Anti Roll Bar Links replacement on Audi A4 B6 Avant 1.8 T quattro 2003 - download illustrated guide
    Unscrew the fasteners connecting the stabiliser link to the stabiliser bar. Use a combination spanner #16. Use a drive socket #16. Use a ratchet wrench.
  8. Step 8
    Clean the stabiliser link fasteners. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray.
    Step 9
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    Unscrew the fastener connecting the stabilizer link to the control arm. Use a combination spanner #16 (2 pieces).
  9. Step 10
    Changing of Anti Roll Bar Links on Audi A4 B6 Avant 2001 won't be an issue if you follow this illustrated step-by-step guide
    Remove the stabilizer rod.
    Replacement: anti roll bar links – Audi A4 B6 Avant. Tip from AUTODOC:
    Examine stabiliser bushes. Replace them if needed.
  10. Step 11
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    Clean the mounting seats of the stabiliser link. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray.
  11. Step 12
    Replacing Anti Roll Bar Links on Audi A4 B6 Avant 2003 1.9 TDI by yourself
    Install a new rod, tighten the fasteners. Use a combination spanner #16.
  12. Step 13
    A4 Avant (8E5, B6) 2.5 TDI 2004 Anti Roll Bar Links DIY replacement workshop manual
    Support the arm. Use a hydraulic transmission jack.
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