[A4] Wheel Bearing troubles

Peter Kirby 4pkirby at gmail.com
Mon Apr 7 11:37:26 PDT 2008

Same thing happened with a friend's 1999 A4 -- he was going through
rear bearings every 30,00 km or so.  According to his Audi mechanic,
early failure can be a result of overtightening the axle bolt.  Follow
the torque specs religiously.

2001 1.8tq (with 50,000 km on rear bearings......)

On Mon, Apr 7, 2008 at 2:19 PM, Jim McIntyre <JMcIntyre at crameronline.com> wrote:
> My 2003 A4 is about to kill its second front wheel bearing with only 58K miles.  Anybody else having such early failures?

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