Engine Oil Leaks on Audi S4

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

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Average mileage: 116,500 (80,000–170,000)
Engine affected: 2.7L V6 Turbo
3 model years affected: 2000, 2001, 2002
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2001 Audi S4- 2.7L V6 Turbo80,000
These are very common make sure your mechanic inspects and replaces all seals assosiated when doing valve cover gaskets. Many times shops forget to do the tensioner gasket, the half moon under the tensioner, and the cam plugs casuing continued oil leak after the services!
2002 Audi S4- 2.7L V6 Turbo108,000
Leaking oil. Needed camshaft chain tensioner and valve cover gaskets.
2001 Audi S4- 2.7L V6 Turbo108,000
replaced all top engine seals by audi; took two times to get all leaks fixed
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