ANNOUNCEMENT: The Car Book 2018 is now online!

Ratings on over 1,000 new & used models going back 5 years, from the Center from Auto Safety. Learn more about The Car Book 2018 here.


definitely annoying
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
29,150 miles

About These NHTSA Complaints:

This data is from the NHTSA — the US gov't agency tasked with vehicle safety. Complaints are spread across multiple & redundant categories, & are not organized by problem.

So how do you find out what problems are occurring? For this NHTSA complaint data, the only way is to read through the comments below. Any duplicates or errors? It's not us.

2002 Audi A6 brakes problems

brakes problem

Find something helpful? Spread the word.
Get notified about new defects, investigations, recalls & lawsuits for the 2002 Audi A6:

Unsubscribe any time. We don't sell/share your email.

2002 Audi A6 Owner Comments

problem #2

Oct 312002

A6 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 54,000 miles


The contact owns a 2002 Audi A6. The contact stated that during the cold weather season the brake booster filled with water and caused the brakes to fail. The ABS indicator illuminated. The contact discovered that the master cylinder was rusted and needed to be replaced along with the brake booster. The manufacturer will not reimburse the contact for the repairs because they were not done at an Audi dealer. The contact possesses the repair invoices. The current mileage was 56,000, and failure mileage was 54,000.

- Hooksett, NH, USA

problem #1

Nov 292002

A6 6-cyl

  • 4,300 miles
While driving, the vehicle jerks forward. The mechanic indicated that the one out of the six cylinder coil had broke, and this is common problem with this vehicle because of the design. They also indicated that the remaining five coils will also break.

- Haworth, NJ, USA

Not what you are looking for?