Used Audi A4 buyers guide
If you are looking to buy used audi a4
then you shouldn't do it blindly, we hope to arm with with a few facts and tips so that you don't get caught out. This page is a work in progress so we will be continually updating it and adding new, fresher, more relevant content so check back soon.
Common faults with used Audi A4s
- Audi A4 ABS pump model 1995 - 2001. ABS Pump/Modulator commonly failing, brings the ABS light on and no communication via diagnostics
- Audi A4 A6 Multitronic transmission gearbox ECU ("PRNDS" light fault)
- A common fault with the Audi A4's Multitronic Auto transmission, causes "PRNDS" light flashing on dash and gear box fail-safe mode activation.
- Engine fails to start or when it does its only stays on for a short period, this is probably due to the keycode VAG immobilizer circuit connection on the ignition barrell. Always get a professional mechanic to diagnose and fix.
Choose a wise colour.
All cars have their popular colours and audis are just the same the most popular colours are grey, silver and black and the ones that dont sell on very well are green , gold and beige coloured so unless you are going to your grave with the audi you buy make sure you can sell it on!