mudflaps, Audi has any?

Lee M. Levitt lee at
Fri Dec 14 15:42:08 EST 2001

Ben Kwan writes:
> I am looking for mudflaps for my 2001 A4 also but I've heard stories that
> the mudflap scrapes the paint.  I've noticed that Maxima's seem to seal
> the small gap between the body and mudflap.  How tightly does the factory
> mudflap adhere to the body?

On the A6/S6 the flap *mostly* is mounted against the inner fender lining,
with only a small area up against the paint. On my wife's A6 it's reasonably
tight...on my S6 there's a *bit* more room due to the curvature of the

I only did the front, as the rear isn't designed to take mudflaps. Other
listers have mounted front flaps on the rear, but I opted not to...

Best thing to do is to get a set from the dealer and hold one up to your
car. If you don't actually mount it, a kindly dealer may take the set back.

Or not.


'95.5 S6 avant
'96 A6 quattro avant

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