Fluid Leak From Transmission Output Shaft Seal on Audi A6 Quattro

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.

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Average mileage: 115,264 (67,000–175,000)
Drive Train affected: Automatic Transmission
16 model years affected: 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, more1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010
40 people reported this problem
10 people shared problem details
audi is leaking oil from shaft seal, cam seal and other places... what would be the charge to get them fixed?
2001 Audi A6 Quattro- Automatic Transmission126,000
leaking fluid
1995 Audi A6 Quattro- Automatic Transmission
smoke leaks in cabin from oil leak in transmission. cannot find repair or replacement for transmission. the car is setting idel in drive.
2002 Audi A6 Quattro112,000
I constantly compained of the drip in my garage! Dealer repplaced my Pro shaft seal and 1,500 miles later, my transmission blew- car is useless. Audi will not take responsibility
2003 Audi A6 Quattro- Automatic Transmission134,000
Transmission leak at output shaft
1999 Audi A6 Quattro175,000
Transmission issue
2002 Audi A6 Quattro100,450
Finally the trans. blew. Ended up a huge and ugly argument with Audi. (I had been complaining about a slight drip under passengers side for 2 years. I have the paper trail) Fought, fought, fought for my rights with Audi. They think they gave me something but I still paid over $7,000. for repair. Advise - hang in there and keep your paperwork, they change my wording to, "Customer requests 5 point check-up." My paperwork proved I said, "Customer complains of a leak under passengers side."
1997 Audi A6 Quattro- Automatic Transmission90,000
Seal fixed the problem, 6mm allen head bolt, almost stripped out, very tight.
2003 Audi A6 Quattro119,000
tailshaft seal was leaving drips on my garage floor. replaced the seal and it stopped leaking
Oil leak from transmission output shaft seal - just another frequent and expensive repair on this vehicle.
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