Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
AUDI A4 Saloon (8K2, B8) 2.0 TFSI quattro, AUDI A4 Saloon (8K2, B8) 2.0 TFSI Flexfuel quattro View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change front suspension arm / front control arm on Audi A4 B8 Saloon [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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All the parts you need to replace – Control Arm for A4 Saloon (8K2, B8) and other AUDI models
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Tools
Replacement: front lower arm – Audi A4 B8. Tools you need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Combination spanner #18
Combination spanner #21
Drive socket # 16
Drive socket # 18
Drive socket # 21
XZN socket bit # 12
Shock absorber socket
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Pin punch
Rubber mallet
Ball joint puller
Crow bar
Hydraulic transmission jack
Wheel chock
Replacement: front lower arm – Audi A4 B8. Professionals recommend:
  • 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 A4 B8. Recommended sequence of steps:
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