Audi - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

📉 Compare Audi models

The following chart shows the Audi models that have had the most problems reported. Note that a model on the top of the list may simply indicate that it is a popular model rather than a problematic car. For example, over the years, Audi has sold far more A4 model cars than the RS4 model.

Table 1. Compare Audi models

Audi ModelNumber of Problems
  A4
3,027
  A6
1,464
  Q5
727
  A3
591
  S4
561
  Q7
413
  TT
343
  A5
181
  A8
156
  Quattro
121
  A7
82
  S5
71
  S6
49
  Allroad
46
  RS6
42
  S8
22
  Cabriolet
19
  RS4
7

📊 Number of problems reported for all models of Audi built between 2019 and 1996

Owners of Audi cars have reported a total of 7,922 problems across all Audi models built from 2019 to 1996. The average number of problems per model year in this period, reported across all Audi models, is 330.1. Cars from Audi's 2006 model year have the most problems reported (582 problems).

Table 2. Number of problems reported during the vehicle's first year in service

Model YearNumber of Problems
  2019 Audi
52
  2018 Audi
147
  2017 Audi
156
  2016 Audi
138
  2015 Audi
236
  2014 Audi
230
  2013 Audi
406
  2012 Audi
406
  2011 Audi
374
  2010 Audi
404
  2009 Audi
319
  2008 Audi
403
  2007 Audi
473
  2006 Audi
582
  2005 Audi
422
  2004 Audi
336
  2003 Audi
372
  2002 Audi
364
  2001 Audi
487
  2000 Audi
467
  1999 Audi
446
  1998 Audi
401
  1997 Audi
145
  1996 Audi
156

🔎 Common problems of Audi Vehicles

The following chart shows the most common problems reported across all models of Audi cars. The number one most common problem of Audi cars is related to the vehicle's air bags, with 1,439 problems reported. The second most common Audi car problem is related to the vehicle's electrical system (1,044 problems).



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