Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
AUDI A3 Sportback (8PA) 1.2 TSI, AUDI A3 Hatchback (8P1) 1.2 TSI

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

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All the parts you need to replace – Springs for A3 Sportback (8PA) and other AUDI models
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Coil Spring
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Supplementary Spring
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AUDI A3 Hatchback (8P1) 1.2 TSI
Tools
Replacement: coil springs – Audi A3 8PA. List of the tools you'll need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Combination spanner #18
Drive socket # 18
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Crow bar
Hydraulic transmission jack
Wheel chock
Replacement: coil springs – Audi A3 8PA. Tip from AUTODOC:
  • Both coil springs of the rear suspension should be replaced simultaneously.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the left and right coil springs of the rear suspension.
  • Please note: all work on the car – Audi A3 8PA – should be done with the engine switched off.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
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