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2018 Audi Q5 repairs by problem area

Engine (0%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (0%)

Brakes and Traction Control (6%)

Suspension and Steering (0%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (53%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (24%)

Other (18%)

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2018 Audi Q5 repair cost distribution

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$1000 - $2499 (0%)

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$100 - $499 (0%)

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Chart based on 12 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

2018 Audi Q5 4dr SUV

turbocharged 252hp 2.0L I4 7-speed automated manual AWD

Audi Q5 in Arizona, United States
Apr 2018 - Jan 2020
Aug 2018

4000 mi
TSB for brake caliper contamination 
Jan 2020

15000 mi
pass front door lock/unlock not functioning 
Audi Q5 in Ontario, Canada
Aug 2017 - Jul 2019
Dec 2018

8680 mi
Replaced sensor to allow tail gate to lift by putting foot under rear bumper. 
Jun 2019

13640 mi
Tailgate sensor to foot operate opening had to be replaced again. 
Audi Q5 in California, United States
Jan 2018 - Dec 2019
Dec 2018

10000 mi
Driver's heated seat not working properly and was repaired 
Audi Q5 in California, United States
Aug 2017 - Dec 2019
Jun 2018

10000 mi
Drivers door window making clunking noise when closing, sporadically fails to roll all the way up. Technician found window regulator defective. Regulator replaced under warranty. 
Audi Q5 in British Columbia, Canada
Jul 2017 - Dec 2019
May 2018

5580 mi
CarPlay interface with iPhone not working. Not charging, no connection. Progressive deterioration for last six months. Tried different phones, none worked. Apple software not working with Audi interface. Audi issue, not corrected and no apparent fix. Complete failure of iPhone plug-in interface.Bluetooth connection to telephone and car still operates, so phone can still be used hands free. 
Audi Q5 in Delaware, United States
Aug 2017 - May 2018
Nov 2017

3218 mi
Dealer replaced scratched windshield under warranty (was scratched at delivery, most likely during assembly). Replacement windshield was also scratched. 
Mar 2018

2000 mi
First replacement windshield was replaced under warranty but was also scratched. This second replacement was successful - no scratches. 
Audi Q5 in North Dakota, United States
Dec 2017 - Dec 2018
Feb 2018

4000 mi
Drivers door would not latch. It was inspected, dealer could not find problem. 
Mar 2018

4500 mi
Drivers door would not latch 
Audi Q5 in Illinois, United States
Feb 2018 - Dec 2018
May 2018

6000 mi
Passenger airbag sensor and warning cycles on/off repeatedly w/passenger in seat 
Audi Q5 in New Hampshire, United States
Nov 2017 - Dec 2019
Mar 2018

827 mi
One of the self-tapping screws was missing on the fender liner. Dealer installed the screw under warranty 
Oct 2018

7127 mi
Surround view camera setting keeps reverting back to "garphic" from "camera". Dealer showed a document from Audi acknowledging the issue and stating a software update was pending. The document was dated November 2017. Audi had known about the issue for over a year but still couldn't fix a software bug. 
Feb 2019

9549 mi
Applied TSB 2053028/1 to fix the surround view camera reverting back to graphic 
Aug 2019

13811 mi
Foot-activated lift gate stopped working. The rear lid control module was replaced 

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2018 Audi Q5 4dr SUV

Audi Q5 in Ontario, Canada
Oct 2017 - Dec 2018
Jun 2018

5580 mi
Problem with leather showing weird damage/marks in strange (non seating) areas 

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