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2012 Audi A8
Problems & Complaints
CarComplaints.com Notes: The 3rd generation A8 got off to a slow start. Really slow, like "limp home" slow thanks to leaking antifreeze frying the engine's control modules. Thankfully the problem was recalled in September 2016.
Worst 2012 Audi A8 Problems by Category
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- suspension problems1
- engine problemsNHTSA: 4
- fuel system problemsNHTSA: 3
- steering problemsNHTSA: 2
- exterior accessories problemsNHTSA: 1
- interior accessories problemsNHTSA: 1
- seat belts / air bags problemsNHTSA: 1
- miscellaneous problemsNHTSA: 1
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