Steering Problems of Audi S4

Audi S4 owners have reported 28 steering related problems since 1996. Table 1 shows the 8 most common steering problems. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's steering (20 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's power steering failed (2 problems). For details of each of the problem category, use the links in the table.

  Recently reported Steering problems of Audi S4

The Steering problem

Serious steering issue going on. Entered highway in comfort mode, accelerated and switched lanes to passing lane when suddenly the steering had a tormented moment and decided to steer itself from the 12:00 o'clock to 3:00 o'clock position, while driving at highway speed.   Read details...

The Power Steering Failed problem

The power steering in my new 2013 Audi S4 failed while driving 4 days after purchase. I couldn't turn the wheel and needed lot of effort to turn it. I luckily managed to get back home. The power steering malfunction showed up on console when I was going at 35mph and I panicked but managed to   Read details...

The Power Steering Pump problem

Power coupling on power steering motor failed resulting in loss of steering as I was driving. . . . Dealer later informed me that this was a defect that had been corrected but I did not see a recall posted.   Read details...

The Steering Is Loose problem

While driving at a low speed on city roads, the steering became difficult to control. It felt as if the steering wheel was notching/ratcheting as I turned it. I was able to maintain control, but steering felt loose and inaccurate.   Read details...

The Power Steering Light On problem

2014 Audi S4 has dangerous steering behavior. The steering slips at the center position, will not go straight on the highway, and requires constant steering input. This is further exacerbated by a constant notchy feeling at any speed between the 10 and 2 o’clock position.   Read details...

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