A6 News Archive

  1. 2019

    1. January

      • There’s an important deadline coming up for Audi owners who previously paid for repairs to their timing chain system or damaged engine from a timing chain failure, and want the automaker to pick...

  2. 2018

    1. October

    2. September

    3. May

    4. January

      • Takata is a nightmare we just can’t wake up from. It’s been almost five years since the first recall, yet here we are staring down the barrel of another recall expansion for exploding inflators....

  3. 2017

    1. July

    2. May

    3. February

      • Volkswagen has released a settlement update for 83,000 Audi, Porsche, and VW vehicles with TDI engines. And methinks owners are going to be Scrooge McDuck levels of happy.

        January

        • For the love of everything, is there an airbag out there that’s not trying to kill us these days?

          We all know about Takata, the airbag supplier which made moisture-sensitive, death traps...

        • Finally! Some news about Audi that doesn’t involve diesel emissions or Takata airbags. I mean this does involve your engine potentially catching on fire, but we have to start somewhere. From Car...

        • Takata. Recall.

          Two words I’m tired of typing and you’re tired of hearing about. Well, let’s hold hands and work on our breathing exercises, because Audi has recalled yet another 33,400 ...

  4. 2016

    1. November

      • 2016 has been the year of emissions cheating. There’s been so much talk about VW’s massive diesel cover-up that it sure would be nice to finish out the year without hearing the words “defeat” or...

    2. October

      • The hoses that carry fuel throughout your car are degrading, falling apart, and started to dump fuel instead of carry it.

        “Audi saw an increase in warranty claims related to leaking fuel...

    3. July

    4. June

      • About 217,000 Audi vehicles will be recalled to replace passenger-side airbag inflators that could explode and send pieces of metal into vehicle occupants.

        “The recall is part of massive...

    5. May

      • A timing chain tensioner lawsuit has been filed in New Jersey claiming multiple Audi and VW vehicles are at risk of complete engine failure due to a manufacturing defect. From CarComplaints.com:...

    6. January

      • Do you sit in your car’s seats? Yeah, of course you do. But it turns out if you own certain Audi cars, that could be a problem.

        “Audi is recalling about 21,000 A6 and A7 cars equipped wi...

  5. 2015

    1. November

      • More VW and Audi emissions recalls will be needed now that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has hit the company with a second notice of Clean Air violations. Fool me once, shame on you....

    2. February

      • Manufacturers can sometimes drag their feet when it comes to issuing recalls. But whenever there’s reports of fuel leaking out of cars they start to move like someone lit a fire under their butt...

    3. January

      • You know the old saying “what you don’t know can’t hurt you”? It’s one of my Uncle’s favorites, along with “don’t look a gift horse in the mouth.” I still don’t know what a gift horse is or why ...