Audi 100

1982-1990 of release

Repair and car operation

Audi 100
+ 1.1. Governing bodies and devices
+ 2. Technical characteristics
+ 3. Engines
+ 4. Cooling system
+ 5. Exhaust system
+ 6. Power supply system
+ 7. Transmission
- 8. Running gear
   - 8.1. Forward suspension bracket
      8.1.1. Telescopic rack
      8.1.2. Shock-absorber replacement
      8.1.3. Removal and installation of the stabilizer of cross-section stability
      8.1.4. Nave of a forward wheel
   + 8.2. Back suspension bracket
+ 9. Steering
+ 10. Brake system
+ 11. Body
+ 12. Electric equipment

8.1.2. Shock-absorber replacement



At shock-absorber replacement the car should stand on wheels.

1. To remove the decorative cap closing access to a nut of the top fastening of the shock-absorber.
2. To unscrew a nut of the top fastening of the shock-absorber, holding a shock-absorber rod from a provorachivaniye by means of a shestigrannik.
3. To mark the provision of washers on the top support of a rack, having led round their contour, for preservation of a corner of disorder of forward wheels.
4. To unscrew nuts of fastening and to remove the top support of a rack.
5. Turn of a steering wheel to center a shock-absorber rod concerning the basis of the top support.
6. To remove from a shock-absorber rod a washer and the buffer of a course of compression.
7. Through rounds of a spring to compress a protective cover and to remove a protective cap.
8. To unscrew by means of the special adaptation a nut of the bottom fastening of the shock-absorber (at service stations the adaptation 2069 is used).
9. To take out the shock-absorber up.


1. To establish the shock-absorber upside-down.
2. Thus to fill the top edge of a protective cover in spring laying, having pressed to a protective ring.
3. A nut of the top fastening of the shock-absorber to replace on new and to tighten it the moment of 60 N · m (6,0 kgfs · м), holding thus a shock-absorber rod from a provorachivaniye by means of a shestigrannik.