The 2nd generation of the A6 has a cumulative PainRank™ of 1.95. That can be compared against other Audi generations. Shopping for a Audi? This generation is generally a good bet.
Owners of the 1998–2004 A6 model years have sent in 23 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the engine (39%) followed by the transmission (21%) and the interior (8%).