Steering shudders, feels as the wheels are about to disconnect from the front when travelling above 50mph
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1998 Audi A6 Quattro Question: What possible causes for suspension to shake and feel unstable above 50mph?
Answer #1Tbone1980 August 22, 2013, 20:20Journeyman
tire balance,tie rod ends, ball joints, upper strut mounts, control arm bushings.. Loose tires..
ReplyWoTeVa, August 22, 2013, 20:25Rookie
I have replaced all tie rods, arm bushings, ball joints and fitted new rims and tires. Balancing has been carried out too. Confused...
ReplyTbone1980, August 22, 2013, 20:29Journeyman
After replacing all that did you get an alignment? also this ais an all wheel drive vehicle, have you checked the front drive axles (cv joints) and after replacing the stuff was the axle nut torqued propperly?
front wheel bearings could also cause shaking..
Answer #2csubak30 August 22, 2013, 21:55Master
Also, check and possibly replace the sway bar end links. Other than that, maybe a half-shaft CV joint is starting to fail.
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