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Audi Q5 Reliability

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Results are for year ending March 31, 2016. Only successfully completed repairs are currently included in the analysis. Routine maintenance, most wear items, recalls, and problems fixed with just a reflash or warning light reset are not included.
Year Make/Model Repair Trips Per 100 Cars Compared to all models for the same year    
2016 Audi Q5   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  14 Q5s, 5.1 months of data per Q5, average 4300 miles

* Very small sample, members only.
2015 Audi Q5 23
35.7142857143% 35.7142857143% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  54 Q5s, 9.8 months of data per Q5, average 9300 miles
2014 Audi Q5 gas 29
44.8571428571% 44.8571428571% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  40 Q5 gass, 10.5 months of data per Q5 gas, average 19600 miles
2014 Audi Q5 TDI 16
15.1428571429% 15.1428571429% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  28 Q5 TDIs, 10.5 months of data per Q5 TDI, average 24800 miles
2013 Audi Q5 41
56.6666666667% 56.6666666667% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  37 Q5s, 9.4 months of data per Q5, average 27100 miles
2012 Audi Q5 58
82.1428571429% 82.1428571429% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  40 Q5s, 9.4 months of data per Q5, average 43900 miles
2011 Audi Q5 47
55.306122449% 55.306122449% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  32 Q5s, 10.3 months of data per Q5, average 57000 miles
2010 Audi Q5 43
40% 40% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  34 Q5s, 9.1 months of data per Q5, average 59600 miles

Common problem with carbon build-up in gas V6 engine.
2009 Audi Q5   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  12 Q5s, 10.5 months of data per Q5, average 87200 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

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Audi Q5 Reliability

You won't find Audi Q5 reliability information like this anywhere else. Actual repair frequencies, not just vague dots. So you can tell how much the Audi Q5 truly differs from competing car models in reliability.

These stats are promptly updated four times a year, to much more closely track Audi Q5 reliability as the cars age. Others tell you how reliable the Audi Q5 was a year ago, when the cars were a year younger and had 12,000 fewer miles on them. Only TrueDelta tells you how reliable the Audi Q5 has been recently.

What Our Members Are Saying about the Reliability and Durability of the Audi Q5

Audi Q5 Reliability and Durability: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2009 4dr SUV 270-horsepower 3.2L V6
6-speed shiftable automatic AWD
The 2009 Q5 is my wife's car. I drive it occasionally, we have 42,200 miles on the car. It has proven to be the best car we have owned having only one a/c issue last summer causing the a/c to stop working. We had the car repaired at the local Audi dealer. We bought the car new, ordering it from a dealer, took delivery of the car and have loved the car ever since. My wife will not trade the car. It drives great, steering and body is so firm and it's like driving a race car. Plenty of power, drives wonderfully on the interstates, I just can't find anything wrong. Don't understand how the 2009 reliability is so low. The car has never failed to start take us where we want, brings us home.