The 3rd generation of the A8 has a cumulative PainRank™ of 0.99. That can be compared against other Audi generations. Shopping for a Audi? This generation is generally a good bet.
Owners of the 2011–2016 A8 model years have sent in 13 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the interior (46%) followed by the suspension (23%) and the engine (15%).