Multi-Link Suspension Components May Wear Prematurely on Audi A8 Quattro

Problem Description and Possible Solution

Premature wear in various multi-link suspension components can cause noises that are difficult to diagnose. Worn suspension parts can also cause uneven tire wear and create steering alignment problems.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 85,333 (36,000–110,000)
11 model years affected: 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, more2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010
18 people reported this problem
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Suspension noise on A8 2004 when temperature outside goes under 65F.
Squeeky,Creeky, noisy suspension flex. :(
Squeaky suspension noises.... mostly on bumps or potholes or uneven areas of road and only in cold temperatures. Possibly control arms.
Upper control arm bushings failed.