1997 Audi A4 Quattro Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1997 Audi A4 Quattro

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1997 Audi A4 Quattro Problems

Fluid Leak From Transmission Output Shaft Seal

A fluid leak may develop from the propeller shaft seal on the rear of the transmission. Our technicians tell us that replacing the seal will commonly correct this concern.

Various Probelms Caused by Clogged Plenum Tray Drain

Clogged drains can allow rainwater to accumulate in the plenum tray (at the base of the windshield). The water may leak into the vehicle's interior, brake booster, or electrical components, which can lead to major problems. Our technicians recommend keeping the tray clear of leaves, pine needles, and other debris.

Check Engine Light Due to Vacuum Leaks, Oxygen Sensor, or Catalytic Converter Fault

Vacuum leaks, oxygen sensor failure, and catalytic converter efficiency faults can cause the Check Engine Light to illuminate.

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1997 Audi A4 Quattro Questions

What would cause oil to burn if not leaking oil? Can oil leak from the oil cap? Have oil residue on top of engine (2 answers)

When I add oil every couple days the oil does not burn. I dont have any oil leaks from under the car but have residue on the top of the engine by the oil cap but still have to add oil every couple days

I have an Audi A4 quattro 2.8l. While driving lost all oil onto ground? (1 answer)

audi wont go into gear. automatic (1 answer)

it was in limp mode, only shifted manually then one day wont go into any gear. have 2 codes p0717 and po 722. speed sensor and transmission sensor. could it just be one of these sensors? I was told tcm is bad if it wont shift. I cant even figure out how to check the fluid. any ideas?

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1997 Audi A4 Quattro Reviews

my 97 audi a4 quattro does not accelerate with the gas pedal floor or half way .You floor it and wait for the car to gain speed trouble code p1136,p1476 band p0441 with 242652 miles it burn oil

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