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Old 06-12-17, 04:51 PM   #1
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Hi Forum, I am trying to remove the front hubs from my Audi Coupe quattro (b2).

I've got the correct socket size for it, but the hub is just spinning.

How do I stop the hub and driveshafts from spinning? Should I have loosened the bolt while the brakes were on?

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You should have loosened the bolt when the wheel was still on and on the deck. Will easily crack off with a nice long extension bar.
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Thank you, thought this might have been the case!
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Easy mistake first time, we all do some crackers.

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Easy mistake first time, we all do some crackers.

Have i done it before, yeeees.

We're enthusiasts as apposed to time trained and served mechanics.
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