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Audi Q7 Engine Problems

314 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2000 or newer Audi Q7. 49 of these members (15.6%) have reported engine repairs for their car. A total of 94 engine repairs to Audi Q7s--an average of 0.3 per vehicle--have been reported.

See our lemon odds and nada odds page to see vehicles with no repairs or vehicles with more than three repairs. To see how frequently Audi Q7 problems occur, check out our car reliability stats.

Chart based on 419 repairs.

Audi Q7 engine repair cost distribution

Chart based on 28 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
Non-members can see only ten Audi Q7 repair histories. Log in or join us to see them all.

2008 Audi Q7 4dr SUV

280-horsepower 3.6L V6 6-speed shiftable automatic AWD

6000 mi   Faulty emission sensor. 

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2007 Audi Q7 4dr SUV

280-horsepower 3.6L V6 6-speed shiftable automatic AWD

15000 mi   Noise and oil pressure indicator after sitting for a couple of days. The dealer replaced oil filter flange kit as per TSB 2015411/4. 
5000   Coolant leak. 
5000   Fix coolant leak reported in Jan.. 
9000   Governor engaged while driving. No discernable cause, but dealer fixed the problem with a software upgrade. 
16000 US $25 Oil Pump not functioning properly. TSB recall notice from Audi was used to solve problem. 
10000   The "Diesel" sound on cold start. Dealer stated earlier VIN did not match engines with valve issue. Stated this time start up noise fixed via software update. Engine noise is now gone. 
22000   Grinding noise and oil light on cold starts returned. This time dealer replaced oil filter flange and problem was resolved. 

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2007 Audi Q7 4-door

6-cylinder automatic AWD

17000 mi   Low oil pressure indicator. 
18000   Oil Pressure light came on frequently. Audi decided to replace the ENTIRE ENGINE. I think they may have an issue with Q7s as the service manager indicated that this was not the first vehicle he had seen where the corporate office decided to replace the 

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