2006 Audi A6 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2006 Audi A6

2006 Audi A6 Problems

Check Engine Light Due to Faulty Torque Converter

A problem with the torque converter can cause the Check Engine Light to illuminate.

Engine Oil Leaks

Engine oil leaks are common from the valve cover gaskets and camshaft chain tensioner gasket.

Multi-Link Suspension Components May Wear Prematurely

Premature wear in various multi-link suspension components can cause noises that are difficult to diagnose. Worn suspension parts can also cause uneven tire wear and create steering alignment problems.

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2006 Audi A6 Questions

ignition 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.

i replaced the radiator overflow and put new coolant in and the coolant light (2 answers)

and the coolant light stays on , is there a code or fuse I need to replace, reset and where is this?
thank you

J757 relay location (2 answers)

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 ebowen69@eastex.net please!

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2006 Audi A6 Recalls

Passenger 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 Rear Hatch May Close Unexpectedly

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.

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