Audi Q5 2011

2009-2012 Audi Q5, 2007-2012 Q7: Recall Alert

By Patrick Masterson on December 4, 2018

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 6,000 model-year 2007-12 Audi Q7 SUVs and model-year 2009-12 Q5 SUVs The Problem: These SUVs were previously repaired with an interim repair of installing butyl t... Read More
2009-2016 Audi Bearing Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on July 26, 2018

CARS.COM — Vehicles affected by service bulletin: 2009 Audi A4, 2010 Audi A4, 2011 Audi A4, 2012 Audi A4, 2013 Audi A4, 2014 Audi A4, 2015 Audi A4, 2016 Audi A4 2009 Audi A5, 2010 Audi A5, 2011 Au... Read More
2009-2015 Audi A4, A5, A6, A7, Q5 Steering Column Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on July 12, 2017

Vehicles affected by service bulletin: 2009 Audi A4 2010 Audi A4 2011 Audi A4 2012 Audi A4 2013 Audi A4 2014 Audi A4 (VINs N000001-N004046 and A000001-A001135) 2010 Audi A5 ... Read More
2003-2017 Audi Bearing Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on March 29, 2017

CARS.COM The problem: A clicking or clacking noise may emanate from the front wheel bearings due to a lack of wheel-bearing lubricant on the bearing housing assembly. Vehicles affected by servi... Read More
Recall Alert: 2011-2017 Audi Q5

By Matt Schmitz on January 30, 2017

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 234,000 model-year 2011-17 Audi Q5 SUVs The Problem: The sunroof drainage system may allow water to soak into the foam surrounding the side head airbag... Read More
Recall Alert: 2009-2012 Audi Q5, 2007-2012 Q7

By Matt Schmitz on October 7, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 143,000 model-year 2009-12 Audi Q5 and 2007-12 Q7 SUVs equipped with gasoline engines The Problem: The fuel-cap flange may crack, allowing fuel to leak... Read More
2009-2016 Audi Air Mass Meter Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on March 11, 2016

CARS.COM — Vehicles affected by service bulletin: 2009 Audi A4, TT 2010 Audi A4, A5, A5 Cabriolet, TT 2011 Audi A4, A5, A5 Cabriolet, Q5, TT 2012 Audi A4, A5, A5 Cabriolet, A6, Q5, TT ... Read More
Our view: 2011 Audi Q5

September 29, 2011

Editor’s note: This review was written in March 2010 about the 2010 Audi Q5. Little of substance has changed with this year’s model. To see what’s new for 2011, click here, or che... Read More
Mother Proof's view

By Sara Lacey on March 29, 2011

My children are in elementary school now, but not so long ago I thought I’d never see the day where my kids were getting in and out of a car and bucking their seat belts on their own. That da... Read More's view

February 20, 2011

An argument: Optional equipment is passe. It is ludicrous on a car costing $50,000 or more. Standard equipment delivered at that price should include four-wheel disc brakes, onboard navigation, fro... Read More