Shake, RAttle & Roll
msylvester at verizon.net
Mon Aug 18 15:25:32 EDT 2003
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>> Bentley specifically recommends replacing the ... upper control arm
>> bushings (?) ... every ... 45K(?) miles ..., or something like that,
>> for UFOmobiles. See the good book for details, and if it fixes
>> your problem, shout hallelulia (to the Audi Gods)!
>No, they talk about the front lower inner CA bushing, but I've never found
>one bad or being the cause of the usual excessive negative camber. Further,
>on the 44 chassis there is no front upper control arm, only in the rear, and
>no UFOs back there.
On 2 different type 44's I've found inner lower control arm bushings bad. They were totally blown out. The inner metal in the bushing was detached from the rubber with about a 1/4" of play.
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