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2012 Audi Q5 Repair Histories

82 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2012 Audi Q5. 31 of these members (37.8%) have reported repairs for their car. A total of 71 repairs to 2012 Audi Q5s--an average of 0.9 per vehicle--have been reported.

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Percentage of 2012 Audi Q5 repairs by problem area

Chart based on 71 repairs.
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2012 Audi Q5

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Audi Q5 in Alberta, Canada
Mar 2012 - Apr 2012
620 mi   noise on the window 

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2012 Audi Q5 4dr SUV

turbocharged 211hp 2.0L I4 8-speed shiftable automatic AWD

Audi Q5 in North Carolina, United States
Jan 2012 - Jan 2014
10000 mi   Warped rotors. Replaced under warranty, no fault of owner 
12000   Warped rotors again. 
19000   Warped rotors yet again. Brake pads and rotors replaced by Audi 
22500   Rotors warped again. Left front caliper replaced (possibly sticking) and new front rotors. 
31700   Braking issues, rotors keep warping. The German engineers got involved and could not figure anything out.  
35000   Needed rotors again 
Audi Q5 in New York, United States
Oct 2011 - Nov 2013
6300 mi   Required software update to fix jerky low speed shifts 
10300   Discoloration on chrome trim 
16000   AC pressure valve? failed 
19500   Replaced both front leather seat back skins due to defect in material that caused tears in leather at headrest grommets 
Audi Q5 in Georgia, United States
Dec 2011 - Mar 2015
4000 mi   Heated seats did not provide any adequate level of heat. A TSB had been issued for 2012 Q5 to correct this issue. the work took less than 1 hour. 
Audi Q5 in Utah, United States
Aug 2011 - Apr 2013
9000 mi   Bad brake pad wear sensor replaced. 
22000   Replaced passenger side mirror. 
Audi Q5 in Colorado, United States
Sep 2011 - Mar 2015
  Transmission fault code; R&R mechatronic unit 
7000 mi   Rattle in rear seatback repaired 
72000   Fan problem 
Audi Q5 in California, United States
Aug 2011 - Nov 2013
5000 mi   Adjustment to cargo cover to stop frequent rattling. 
8000   Fixed rattle myself by wrapping tape around the rubber pegs that hold the cover in place. 
22000   Brakes pads are rotors required replacement at 22,000 miles. odd shifting behavior at very low speeds. 
Audi Q5 in New York, United States
Nov 2011 - Jan 2014
3000 mi   Steering pump replaced because it was making a loud squealing noise. Noise continues after replacement, Audi claims there is no fix to the issue. 

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2012 Audi Q5 4dr SUV

270-horsepower 3.2L V6 6-speed shiftable automatic AWD

Audi Q5 in Florida, United States
Feb 2012 - Jun 2012
1700 mi   There was a "plinking" sound in the driver side, front wheel well when I hit a moderate bump (train track/elevated manhole/brick road). The problem was corrected. 
Audi Q5 in Georgia, United States
Jan 2012 - Mar 2015
5000 mi   MMI. Needed to be reset. Radio had loud hum. No problems since 
16000   Bad Cam Filter Sensor part had to be ordered 

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