View Full Version : TQ. Spec's Needed for 2.8L Quickly.

07-17-2009, 06:05 AM
I need the spec's for a suspention job quickly. 98 A4 2.8L 30V 5spd Quattro.

Please Help.

07-17-2009, 08:08 AM
strut to lower CA - 66ft-lb
upper CAs to spindle - 30ft-lb
lower CA to spindle - 74ft-lb
upper strut to rubber mount nut - 44ft-lb
strut to upper mounting bracket - 15ft-lb
upper mounting bracket to chassis - 55ft-lb
wheels to hub - 89ft-lb

upper inner CA nut - 37ft-lb + 1/4 turn
upper outer CA nut - 37ft-lb + 1/4 turn
upper strut mounting bolts - 41ft-lb
lower strut mount nut - 52ft-lb
stabilizer bar link - 37ft-lb
upper bracket to chassis - 41ft-lb

i think that's all you need, let me know if you need others

07-17-2009, 11:36 PM
hiwords you are the fukin man. you saved my life today dude. hell, with the way the day planed out you might have even kept my girlfriend from leavin me cause without those tq. specs i woulda been in the garage all dam day hahaha. got the rears done. GREAT drop. Just got to use a little muscle on those parts. ill do the fronts tm and post. LOOK FOR ME AT WATERFEST WITH a sign that says ANMAGRO in my rear window. lols.

07-18-2009, 05:18 AM
i won't be there bud, i'll be at a wedding. you have fun though

07-22-2009, 12:33 PM
"strut to upper mounting bracket" (15 foot pounds) are the 2 bolts on each side in the engine bay correct?


"upper strut to rubber mount nut" (44 foot pounds) are the nuts on either front strut that complete together the strut assmebly correct?

07-23-2009, 11:48 AM

07-24-2009, 06:17 AM
Does anyone have the tq. for (Front End) lower front most control arm - to - chassis?