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Pros: All wheel drive and cornering
Cons: Navigator and sound system
Advice: Dont'pay extra for the Navigator. Wait 6 months befoer buying it!The drive of the car is excellent, but has major problems with the sound system and Navigator. They both don't work in cold weather. Audi is aware of these problems but does not have the spare parts to replace them so customers have to suffer after [aying top dollar for this car. Also has problems with the windshield wipers. They streak and can not be fixed I am told.
Pros: The styling
Cons: the service
Advice: make sure the dealership has a good service department.A wonderful car. Looks great, very luxurious, powerful. The quality is terrific. The only problem is that if you need to get service work done you must be patient. Service is terrible.
Pros: bluetooth phone and voice activation
Cons: the long wait to get it.
Advice: buy it now. you wont be sorryWow! What a car. I ordered my car in november because it now comes with bluetooth for your phone. The voice activation is great, the sound system wonderful. I got xm radio and could not be more please. the car is fast and drives like a dream.
Pros: Stereo and handling
Cons: Porr Customer Service. Very nonchalant attitude and racist
Advice: Go elsewhere2004 A4 engine bloawn at 39000 miles. Nuff Said. www.loveofscents.com/audi.htm
Pros: Mute point when it doesn't run of repeatedly fails
Cons: major engine problems, terrible service
Advice: Avoid Audi, consider BMW or MercedesUnacceptably unreliable. We have experienced several major problems with this vehicle (our 2nd Audi). Our A4 has blown relays, been in the shop for over 30 days for an oil-sludge problem (blown engine, even though the services were all performed on schedule by the dealership), and now a coil problem. WOrst of all, Audi does NOT stand behind the vehicle, and move to remedy justified dissatisfaction. AVOID AUDI.
Pros: Memory passenger seat as well as driver seat is nice when two of us switch off driving.
Cons: The extra fancy wheels are difficult to clean, but pretty. Needs premium fuel.
Advice: Be prepared to enjoy.Have owned for 3 years now and what's not to love? Beautiful German fit, finish and styling. Excellent power and handling. Quiet and powerful. You will not find any vehicle with a more luxurious interior. The materials are top notch, no cheap plastics or vinyls in this beast. Very thoughtful control layout and at night the cockpit looks like a 747 with its red backlit knobs and instruments. Every control, including the rear door power window switches and all the interior door handles are backlit with red lighting. Very thoughtful touch and very elegant looking..day or night.
Pros: V8 torque
Cons: nothing yet
Advice: Find your price range and test drive and test drive some more.I could not be more pleased with this car. I live in Canada and the quattro is superb. I have owned a 2003 M3, a great car, but not the low end torque that makes daily driving a pleasure. I wanted a classy looking car - I,ve had many compliments in this regard. The interior is a step up from the BMW. Hopefully the reliability will be better than Audis from the early 90's. So far I'm still smiling. Love that V8.