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1996 Audi A4 Base 4dr Sedan Auto

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March 26, 2013, 9:07 am

Heather M
 

Question: What parts do i need?

WHen accelerating and turning right there is a roaring noise that sounds like it is coming from the front end. Was told by 2 mechanics it sounds like a bearing. would i just replace the front wheel bearing or what parts would i need?


March 30, 2013, 11:48 am

Ron W
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Probably that is all you need.

Many bearings are pressed in, so you may have to remove the steering knuckle and have the old one pressed out and the new one pressed in.


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