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fairly significant
Typical Repair Cost:
Average Mileage:
62,000 miles
Total Complaints:
1 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. replace engine coil and spark plugs (1 reports)
2003 Audi A4 engine problems

engine problem

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2003 Audi A4 Owner Comments

problem #1

Jan 272008

(reported on)

A4 1.8t

  • Automatic transmission
  • 62,000 miles


Engine dropped while passing on high way. No acceleration, could not go over 30 miles per hour. Could have been involved in accident. Engine light was blinking. Had the car towed from school. My mechanic told me it was an engine coil. I called Audi Customer Care who told me they would not cover the repair, because my car was not under the VIN #'s with the recalled coils. I told them what had happened and they only repeated that they couldn't help me. Had to pay $350 for new coil and spark plugs and $50 in towing. Coils were recalled my car wasn't included even though it involved 2003 A4. A little bit later my whole engine went. Yes engine failure.

- , Lafayette Hill, PA, USA

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