2006 A4 Audi Steering & Suspension Services

Recommended Maintenance Schedule for 2006 Audi A4

Not sure when or if your Audi A4’s steering and suspension systems need service?

Does Your 2006 Audi A4 Suspension Need Inspection?

During the first few years you had your 2006 Audi A4, you and your passengers probably enjoyed a ride that was smooth and balanced. Now, however, things are starting to feel a little rough. Maybe your A4 bounces, drifts to one side, or makes noise whenever you turn or drive over a speed bump. As soon as you notice that something’s “off” with your 2006 Audi A4, bring it in for suspension and steering service. We'll figure out what needs to be taken care of, if anything.

The expert technicians at Firestone Complete Auto Care will begin with an inspection to find out what's really going on. We will examine the front and rear end suspension, shock dampeners, damper springs, CV joints and axles, struts, bushings, chassis components, wheel bearings, and power steering system parts. We'll get to the root of the problem and, if steering and suspension service is needed, we’ll explain what your car needs and how much it’ll cost to get it done. We won't begin any work without your permission. If your Audi A4’s suspension or steering system components need to be replaced due to wear and tear, we may also recommend an alignment. Replacing these parts can change the existing ride height and wheel angles.

Audi A4 Shock & Strut Replacement Services

Struts and shocks are a vital part of your 2006 Audi A4’s suspension. They help you stay in control as your car handles bumpy roads and uneven terrain. Shocks keep the car from bouncing too much and struts support the structure of the suspension. These components work together to limit vibration and keep your Audi up off the ground. But there's no set schedule for 2006 Audi A4 shock and strut replacement since many factors affect how fast and severely they wear. A bouncy ride, swaying, or rocking forward and backward can all point to issues with your Audi A4 shocks and struts. It’s a smart move to get your A4’s shocks and struts regularly inspected by a trusted technician. Schedule an appointment online and visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care.

2006 A4 Steering & Suspension Q&A

  • Does tire pressure and tread depth impact my Audi's suspension? Keeping your tires properly inflated can help reduce strain on the suspension, and also let you know when it's time to replace your tires. Uneven tire wear is one sign of steering and suspension system problems, but it can also contribute to more.
  • Why bother with routine wheel alignments and tire rotations for my Audi A4? Alignment and rotation seem like minor services, but they have a major impact on your vehicle. Such services help ensure that the right amount of pressure is being applied to your tires and that the tires come into contact with the road in the way Audi intended.
  • Does my Audi A4 power steering fluid need to be checked? Get your power steering fluid check out when you get an oil change or every couple of months. If your A4 is low on power steering fluid, we’ll top it off per Audi's guidelines to help your suspension perform optimally.

Schedule Suspension Services for Your Audi A4

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of steering or suspension problems with your 2006 Audi A4. From shocks to ball joints, your Audi will be in good hands. Schedule an appointment today.