Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
AUDI A3 Hatchback (8L1) 1.8

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change front suspension arm / front control arm on AUDI A3 1 (8L1) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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All the parts you need to replace – Control Arm for A3 Hatchback (8L1) and other AUDI models
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Tools
Replacement: front lower arm – Audi A3 8L1. List of the tools you'll need:
Combination spanner #18
Drive socket # 16
Drive socket # 18
HEX bit No.H8.
WD-40 spray
Copper grease
Wire brush
Torque wrench
Wheel impact socket #17
Hydraulic transmission jack
Crow bar
Wheel chock
Replacement: front lower arm – Audi A3 8L1. Tip from AUTODOC experts:
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the left and right lower control arms.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: front lower arm – Audi A3 8L1. Take the following steps:
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