Common problems with the Audi A6
Some problems will only occur after many years of operation, others are related to technical solutions and forced the manufacturer to issue a recall. In the following overview, you will find the most common problems for the Audi A6, for which Audi has announced a recall through the EU Rapex system. For recalls and faults found in the UK scroll down.
If the problem is corrected in time, it may not affect the overall reliability of your A6. However, the fault can often remain unresolved because the previous owner didn´t know about the recall or ignored the manufacturer’s letter.
The good news is that automakers usually provide unlimited time to correct such defects for free. Check to see if all of the potential problems with your A6 have been resolved in the past. How to do it, we give advice on a special page.
Latest A6’s Issues in the EU
Alteration of the rear axle’s toe and/or camber values lead to increased and uneven wear on the rear tyres, and if … .
The functioning of the relevant NADI airbags manufactured by Takata, in particular the gas generator, may be impaired in the vehicles … .
The vehicles are equipped with control software regarded as unauthorized by the competent authorities. The Audi A6 vehicles affected by this … .
If you wish to know more about eventual problems of a specific car (e.g. real mileage, potential traffic accidents damages, odometer rollback, repairs, etc.), then we suggest going to HPI-Check.
See also: Audi A6 Owners’ Reviews.
Latest A6’s Issues in the UK
- AUDI A6 (2022) – ENGINE CONTROL UNITSon 09. 06. 2022
AUDI A6 (23/01/2022 – 09/02/2022) RECALL: Problem description: On a small number of vehicles manufactured within a specific period it is ... .
- AUDI A6 (2012 – 2017) – THE OIL SUPPLY FOR TURBOCHARGERSon 03. 05. 2022
AUDI A6 (10/05/2012 – 30/03/2017) RECALL: Problem description: The mesh size of the oil strainer in the oil supply for both ... .
- AUDI A6 (2019 – 2021) – THE REAR AXLEon 14. 02. 2022
AUDI A6 (07/11/2019 – 20/02/2021) RECALL: Problem description: Following a previous campaign the toe and/or camber values on the rear axle ... .