Abnormal Noise From Suspension on Audi 80 Quattro

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.

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Average mileage: 170,000 (170,000–170,000)
3 model years affected: 1990, 1991, 1992
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1990 Audi 80 Quattro170,000
replaced A-arm bushings to correct, easy job, less than an hour. Under $200 total
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