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Re: type 44 brake question - long answer
In message <Pine.SOL.3.96.981013161546.19066Bfirstname.lastname@example.org> Sachelle Babbar writes:
> I never remembered seeing torsion bars ever on non quats. Just a solid
> beam axle, panhard rod, and struts.
That solid beam _IS_ the torsion bar - look at how the hubs are mounted.
Any upward or downward force at the hub results in torque at the beam.
It's a _very_ sophisticated design, an Audi patent, and Audi was very
proud of it at the time.
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