Self Study Program 394 – Audi A5 – Suspension

VAG SSP 394. Four suspension versions are used on the  Audi A5.The standard suspension 1BA is basic equipment. A sports suspension 1BE will be optional. Both suspension versions have the same ride height, but different springs, shock absorbers and anti-roll bars. A suspension system with electronic damping control 1BL is a third option.

This feature allows the driver to select between comfortable and sporty suspension set-ups at the  touch of a button quattro GmbH offers an S-Line suspension 1BV. It has an even more sporty suspension setup  than the sports suspension, and ride height is 10 mm lower than 1BA and 1BE.


  • Front axle
    • Overview
    • System components
  • Rear suspension
    • Overview
    • System components
  • Wheel alignment and adjustment
    • Front axle
    • Rear axle
  • Brake system
    • Overview
    • Wheel brakes – overview
    • Wheel brakes – front axle
    • Wheel brakes – rear axle
    • Brake servo
    • Electromechanical parking brake EPB
    • ESP
  • Steering system
    • Overview
    • System components
  • Pedal assembly
    • Foot controls
    • Clutch position sender G476
  • Wheels and tyres
    • Overview

The self-study programme teaches the design and function of new vehicle models, new automotive parts or new technologies.
The self-study programme is not a repair manual!
All values given are intended as a guideline only and refer to the software version valid at the time of preparation of the SSP.
For maintenance and repair work, always refer to the current technical literature.

Language: English
Format: PDF
Pages: 56

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