Various bushings—located around the subframe, suspension, and steering—deteriorate with age. A clunking noise when driving over bumps, accelerating, or stopping may be a sign of worn bushings.
Resources for the Repair and Maintenance of your Audi 80
Audi 80 Models:
Audi 80 Problems
Our technicians recommend having the constant velocity (CV) boots and CV joints inspected at each service. Servicing torn CV boots early can prevent the need to replace the CV half shaft or CV joint.
Problems with air leaks and the fuel injection may cause starting difficulties.
Audi 80 Recalls (Recent)
Summary: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. SOME AIR BAG SENSORS DO NOT COMPLY WITH AUDI'S DURABILITY STANDARDS OVER THE LIFETIME OF THE VEHICLE.Learn more »
Summary: THE DIFFERENTIAL OIL OF THE TRANSAXLE IS LOST OVER TIME DUE TO EVAPORATION. LOW OIL LEVELS CAUSE PREMATURE BEARING AND GEAR WEAR AND EVENTUAL FAILURE OF THE DIFFERENTIAL.Learn more »
Audi 80 Questions and Answers
When I turn the wheel to the right or left there is a horrible clunking sound and the wheel jerks. What might this be?
When i turn on the car it sounds like wram wram
replace third belt from front of engine