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What's Wrong with the Audi Q5?

The Audi Q5 has a total of 61 complaints. The majority of the complaints involve the engine (37%) followed by the transmission (13%) and the windows (11%).

The Q5 only has one generation which runs from 2009 to 2018. To date, it's earned a PainRank™ of 3.09

How Q5 Generations Rank

Gen Model Years Complaints PainRank (?)
1st Gen Q5 2009–2018 61 3.09

Worst Overall Q5 Complaints

Let's take a look at the most common Q5 complaints submitted to over the years.

The complaints are sorted by their PainRank™ which is a score calculated by combining data points such as 1) how long does it take for the problem to start 2) how much does it cost to fix 3) what rank did owners assign to this problem, etc.

Most Complained About Q5 Years

A quick look at which years have the highest complaint volumes. Clicking on the year will take you to their problem pages on