Skip to main content

Software Update Means Lights Out for 95K Audis

A while ago Audi issued a software update in order to save some of the energy used for lighting. Not long after, thousands of Audi owners said their lights wouldn’t turn on. Mission accomplished?

the lights go completely out when the vehicles are locked at the same time the parking lights are on.

That includes the side marker lights, parking lights, and the headlights. For a full list of the affected vehicles see this article on

What's Your Problem?

Car problems are the worst, amirite? If you're having trouble with your Audi, help us keep the pressure on by adding a complaint to You can also signup for free vehicle email alerts that will notify you of new problems or upcoming recalls, sometimes months ahead of manufacturers.

Share Your Story