Audi 80/Avant (B4)

since 1991-1995 release

Repair and operation of the car

Audi 80/Avant
+ Technical specification
+ Engines
+ System of production of the fulfilled gases
+ Cooling system
+ Fuel tank and fuel pump
+ Air filter and airintaking channels
+ System of injection
+ Coupling
+ Transmission and transmission
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Brake system
+ Anti-blocking system of brakes
- Wheels and tires
   Wide tires and wheels
   Check of pressure in tires
   Control of a condition of tires
   Replacement of a wheel
   Control of an inhaling of wheel bolts
   Balancing of wheels
   Purchase of new tires
+ Body electrical system
+ System of ignition
+ Lighting
+ Signaling devices
+ Devices and auxiliary devices
+ Heating and ventilation
+ Body elements
+ Search of malfunctions
+ Specifications

Replacement of a wheel

If the serviceable, balanced on the car wheel is established – for example after control of a condition of brakes, then it needs to be tightened on a wheel nave in the same position, as before removal. For this purpose it should be noted situation on a rim (2) and a nave of a wheel (1).

Replacement of a wheel in way – not absolutely simple business. Bolts for fastening of a wheel can be rusted or at the last replacement of wheels in a workshop "slammed" them to percussions gaykoverty (instead of as it is necessary, will not help to tighten the moment 110 N • м). In this case the onboard tool to you, the powerful key for an inhaling of bolts of fastening of wheels or a cross-shaped key with the put-on pipe piece for lengthening of the lever of force is necessary.


  1. To put the car on the parking brake and to turn on the first or reverse gear or parking blocking.
  2. On the road to turn on the alarm light system and to establish a sign of an emergency stop.
  3. To block wheels of the opposite side, for example stones or wooden whetstones that they did not move.
  4. Implant fingers into openings of a wheel cap and take off it.
  5. If on the car there are light-alloy wheels with secret fastening, then insert the screw-driver into side dredging on a cap and take off a cap.
  6. Open a key a "confidential" bolt for fastening of wheels if that is installed on your car.
  7. To weaken bolts for fastening of wheels – everyone approximately on a turn.
  8. To establish an onboard jack on the basis of the car by a bevel inside on the designated place of bottom edge of a body (section Organization of a Workplace). The jack has to enter a vertical strut of a body at the same time.
  9. On the soft earth it is necessary to enclose a plate under a jack.
  10. To lift the car.
  11. To completely turn out bolts for fastening of a wheel.
  12. To remove a wheel, to put on a spare wheel. At the same time the aligning pin from onboard tool kit can help if before installation of a wheel to screw it in a bolt opening.
  13. To apply jellied or liquid lubricant on a cone and a carving of a bolt for fastening of wheels.
  14. Evenly and cross to tighten bolts. At the same time to turn a wheel in one, in other party in order that it was faultlessly aligned on a nave.
  15. To lower the car, to dozatyanut bolts (110 N • м).
  16. To put on a cap. To pay attention to a cut for the tire nipple.
  17. After a short trip to check strong landing of bolts.

 Hint: if bolts for fastening of wheels cannot be screwed in a wheel nave, then the brake disk turned on a nave can be the cause. Turn it until openings coincide.