Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
AUDI A4 Saloon (8E2, B6) 1.8 T, AUDI A4 Avant (8E5, B6) 1.8 T, AUDI A4 Convertible (8H7, B6, 8HE, B7) 1.8 T, AUDI A4 Saloon (8EC, B7) 1.8 T, AUDI A4 Avant (8ED, B7) 1.8 T

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

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Replacement: shock absorbers – Audi A4 B6. Tools you might need:
Replacement: shock absorbers – Audi A4 B6. Tools you might need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Combination spanner #16
Combination spanner #21
Drive socket # 16
Drive socket # 21
Torx bit T25
HEX bit No.H6.
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Adjustable wrench
Hammer
Pin punch
Hydraulic transmission jack
Wheel chock
All the parts you need to replace – Shock Absorber for A4 Saloon (8E2, B6) and other AUDI models
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Shock Absorber
How to change Shock Absorber on AUDI A4 Saloon (8E2, B6) 1.8 T – tips for proper car maintenance
AUDI A4 Saloon (8E2, B6) 1.8 T
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Shock Absorber on AUDI A4 Avant (8E5, B6) 1.8 T
AUDI A4 Avant (8E5, B6) 1.8 T
Easy tricks to help you to replace Shock Absorber on AUDI A4 Convertible (8H7, B6, 8HE, B7) 1.8 T
AUDI A4 Convertible (8H7, B6, 8HE, B7) 1.8 T
Shock Absorber removal & installation, incredibly easy steps for AUDI A4 Saloon (8EC, B7) 1.8 T
AUDI A4 Saloon (8EC, B7) 1.8 T
Changing Shock Absorber on AUDI A4 Avant (8ED, B7) 1.8 T – tips for first time repair
AUDI A4 Avant (8ED, B7) 1.8 T
Replacement: shock absorbers – Audi A4 B6. Tip from AUTODOC:
  • Both shock absorbers of the rear suspension should be replaced simultaneously.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the left and right shock absorbers of the rear suspension.
  • Please note: all work on the car – Audi A4 B6 – should be done with the engine switched off.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
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