2006 Audi A6 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2006 Audi A6
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2006 Audi A6 ProblemsDecreased Power and Fuel Economy from Carbon Buildup
The 2006-2016 Audi A6 2.0TFSI, 3.0TFSI, 3.2FSI and 4.2FSI direct injection engines are subject to carbon buildup in the intake system which can cause power loss, OBD codes and a check engine light, and a rough idle. In normal engines, the engine is cleaned by the gasoline flowing through the injectors and into the intake system, however, the A6 uses direct injection so gasoline does not flow through common carbon buildup areas.
The solution is to remove the intake manifold and professionally clean the intake manifold, intake ports on the cylinder head, and the intake valves. This may need to be done in as few as 20,000 miles.
2006 Audi A6 Questionsignition is on the engine temperature need reaches 90 (1 answer)
when the ignition is on the temperature reaches to 90. the coolant level is at max. water pump is working fine. temperature sensor is working fine.
what is the reason for this problem. kindly advise . the car reached 195000 km.
and the coolant light stays on , is there a code or fuse I need to replace, reset and where is this?
06 A6 Sedan 3.2Ltr front wheel drive; I need to find the J757 engine compartment power supply relay. Can anyone help me? Email me at email@example.com please!
2006 Audi A6 RecallsPassenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator Ruptures On Deployment
The passenger frontal air bag inflator may rupture on deployment, causing metal fragments to come through the air bag and injure occupants. Dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator free of charge to resolve the concern.
The power operated rear hatch uses gas struts to assist in its opening and also includes a manual close function. If one of the hatch supports were to fail, the software may interpret the slow movement as manual operation and replace the motor clutch. If this were to happen, the hatch would fall, increasing the rick of personal injury. Dealers will update the necessary software to correct this concern. This recall is scheduled to begin on September 14, 2007. The Audi recaqll number is JV.