Audi A4 Owners & Service Manuals

Audi A4: Rear Lid, Adjusting

Adjustment Dimensions

Adjustment Dimensions, Sedan

Adjustment Dimensions, Sedan

A -  Rear Lid to Top of Side Panel

  • Gap dimension = 3.5 mm

B -  Rear Lid to Side Panel

  • Gap dimension = 3.5 mm

C -  Rear Lid to Side Panel

  • Gap dimension = 3.5 mm

D -  Rear Lid to Rear Lid End

  • Gap dimension = 5.0 mm

Adjustment Dimensions, Avant

Adjustment Dimensions, Avant

A -  Rear Lid to Roof

  • Gap dimension = 4.0 mm

B -  Rear Lid to Top of Side Panel

  • Gap dimension = 4.0 mm

C -  Rear Lid to Side Panel Bottom

  • Gap dimension = 3.5 mm

D -  Rear Lid to Side Panel Bottom

  • Gap dimension = 3.5 mm

E -  Rear Lid to Rear Lid End

  • Gap dimension = 5.0 mm

Side, Length and Height Adjustment at Hinge

Special tools and workshop equipment required

  • Gauge - Gap Adjustment -3371-

Side Adjustment at Hinge, Sedan:

- Loosen the bolts -arrows-.

- Adjust the rear lid at the hinge -1- for the side adjustment.

- Tighten the bolts.

A55-11288

Tightening Specifications

  • Refer to → Chapter "Overview - Rear Lid, Sedan"

Length Adjustment at Hinge, Sedan:

- Loosen the nuts -arrows-.

- Adjust the rear lid -1- lengthwise.

- Tighten the nuts.

A55-11204

Tightening Specifications

  • Refer to → Chapter "Overview - Rear Lid, Sedan"

Height Adjustment at Hinge, Sedan:

- Loosen the nut -1-.

- Adjust the height of the rear lid at the hinge -2-.

  • Use the markings on the mounting bracket -arrow- to adjust the height.

- Tighten the nut.

A55-11293

Tightening Specifications

  • Refer to → Chapter "Overview - Rear Lid, Sedan"

Length and Height Adjustment at Hinge, Avant

Height Adjustment at Hinge, Avant:

- Loosen the bolt -1- and the nut -3-.

- Adjust the height of the rear lid at the hinge -2-.

- Tighten the bolt and nut.

A55-11163

Tightening Specifications

  • Refer to → Chapter "Overview - Rear Lid, Avant"

Length Adjustment at Hinge, Avant:

- Loosen bolts -1 and 2-.

- Adjust the rear lid -3- lengthwise.

- Tighten the bolts.

A55-11287

Tightening Specifications

  • Refer to → Chapter "Overview - Rear Lid, Avant"

Height Adjustment at Striker

  • Adjustment dimensions. Refer to → Chapter "Adjustment Dimensions".

Procedure

- Remove the lock carrier trim panel. Refer to → Body Interior; Rep. Gr.70; Luggage Compartment Trim Panels; Lock Carrier Trim Panel, Removing and Installing.

- Before adjusting, install the lid-side adjusting buffer entirely. Refer to → Chapter "Height, Adjusting using Adjusting Buffer".

- Loosen the nuts -1 and 3-. The striker -2- must be movable.

- Close the lid and check the closing position.

- If necessary, adjust the closing position using the upper adjusting buffer.

- The rear lid latch must be engaged in the main detent (second catch) at the same time.

- Open the lid and tighten the nuts.

- Adjust the adjusting buffer. Refer to → Chapter "Height, Adjusting using Adjusting Buffer".

A55-10449

Tightening Specifications

  • Refer to → Chapter "Overview - Rear Lid"

Height, Adjusting using Adjusting Buffer

  • Adjustment dimensions. Refer to → Chapter "Adjustment Dimensions".

Procedure

- Install the adjusting screw -2- with the protective cap -1- all the way into the adjusting buffer -3- before adjusting the lid.

- Remove the adjusting screw -2- just enough until the protective cap -1- makes contact with the stop/buffer with light pretension when the rear lid is closed.

- Check if the lid is without play and in flush position by pressing or pulling at the side edges of the rear lid.

- Repeat the adjustment if necessary.

A55-10838

    READ NEXT:

     Hinges, Removing and Installing

    Hinges, Removing and Installing, Sedan Removing - Remove the rear lid. Refer to → Chapter "Rear Lid, Removing and Installing, Sedan". - Remove the luggage compartment side trim panel

     Adjusting Buffer, Removing and Installing

    Adjusting Buffer, Removing and Installing, Sedan Body Adjusting Buffer Removing - Turn the adjusting buffer -1- counter-clockwise -arrow- to remove. - Remove the adjusting buffer locking m

     Gas-Filled Strut, Removing and Installing

    Removing - Support the lid or secure it against falling. - Sedan: remove the right luggage compartment side trim panel. Refer to → Body Interior; Rep. Gr.70; Luggage Compa

    SEE MORE:

     Specified Values for the Refrigerant Circuit Pressures

      Note On vehicles with a high-voltage system but without a heat pump (for example on Audi A3 e-tron, Audi Q5 hybrid, Audi A6 hybrid and Audi A8 hybrid) no check valves are installed in the refrigerant circuit. On these vehicles valves are installed in the refrigerant circuit which regulat

     A/C System Repair Information

    Air conditioning systems designed for refrigerant R12 are only to be filled with refrigerant R134a if certain requirements are fulfilled. Refer to → Chapter "Refrigerant Circuit, Converting R12 to R134a and Servicing" and Repair manual: Air Conditioner with R12 Parts 2 and 3. This repa

    © 2019-2024 Copyright www.audia4b9.com