[200q20v] Strut rebuilding, was Lowering Springs?

Bernie Benz b.m.benz at prodigy.net
Mon Apr 30 13:50:41 EDT 2001

The rod seal/scraper combo is located in the top of the removable head.  If
they are/have not leaked, use them as is.  Don't fix 'em if - - - - -.


> From: C1J1Miller at aol.com
> Date: Mon, 30 Apr 2001 14:17:13 EDT
> To: <b.m.benz at prodigy.net>
> Cc: <200q20v at audifans.com>
> Subject: Re:  [200q20v] Strut rebuilding, was Lowering Springs?
> In a message dated Mon, 30 Apr 2001  2:02:49 PM Eastern Daylight Time, Bernie
> Benz <b.m.benz at prodigy.net> writes:
> << Hi Chris,
> I don't know what you mean by "altered upper spring mounts", >>
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> See here:  http://www.urs4.com/UrS4_suspension.html
> Igor Kessel has a nice PDF provided therein.
> --------
> The shocks I have move evenly up and down, and can be adjusted from soft to
> very stiff.  One of the rear struts has a bit of rust on the upper portion of
> the shaft, which was removed with a scotch-brite pad; no fluid leakage.  Do
> you know how deep into the shock body the seals are located?
> Thanks, Chris

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