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2001 Audi S4 Question: Rumbling from rear wheels/suspension



ghenn, M C B H Kaneohe Bay, HI, April 17, 2009, 15:16

When the car starts moving from a stop, and especially when coming to a complete stop, there is a rumbling/shuddering noise that comes from the rear wheels/suspension. This only occurs at low speeds coming to a stop, or starting from a stop. This problem is more pronounced in the morning when I first start the car. Can anyone give me an idea of what this is?

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    April 17, 2009, 15:56

    If you have an S4 Quatro, I would suspect the rear wheel drive components such as the inner CV joints.

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    ghenn, April 20, 2009, 16:54

    Thanks dandd, it's gotten steadily worse, I'm taking it in to get it diagnosed today.

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