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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Audi Q7 TDI
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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Audi Q7
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pick up low & starting problem in morning time.
Hello. If your vehicle is showing trouble code P0087, for low system fuel pressure then that is likely part of what may be causing your performance issues. Low fuel pressure can cause an engine to lose power, misfire, and in...
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Serpentine Belt broke How do i tell if its the Altenator
A lot depends on *why *the serpentine belt broke. If the belt broke after 120,000 miles simply due to age, that's fine, but if it broke because one of the rotating elements - the tensioner, pulleys, alternator pulley, and so...
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Serpentine belt broke
Hello. Yes, the idler pulley and tensioner should be replaced with the serpentine belt. The bearing in the idler pulley wears out over the miles and the tensioner weakens with use as well. This is not a sign of...
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Brake pad sensor on - 2014 Audi Q7
Hello. If the brake pad light came on, then that does typically mean that the vehicle needs brakes. It is possible that the sensor itself just shorted out, but I rarely see that on this vehicle. If the brakes are...
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Good morning
Hello. If you have the 6 cylinder engine then it takes 7.3 quarts of oil and if it is the 8 cylinder engine it takes 9.7 quarts of oil. Both engines require that a synthetic 5W-40 engine oil i used....
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how can i personally update the mmi software? or update navigation
All that is required to update the navigation system is a new navigation dvd. You can check online on ebay and audi forums to locate them a better prices than purchasing from the dealer. Your navigation drive unit is located...
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The yellow light for audi air suspension is flashing. What is the problem? On servis house said, possible that sensors freeze
If you have a warning light on your dash related to your air suspension system, this can be due to a few different things. Sometimes the air bags will develop leaks over time. When one of the air bags deveops...
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Have an Audi q7 V6 Supercharger with excess oil consumption. Have used 3/4 of a quart of oil in 2,200 miles. Do you have any advic
The breather may or may not help. It's hard to give you a definite answer. You can examine a dozen of the same engine and find those that consume zero oil, some that consume a little, and some that consume...
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Red Battery indicator comes on. Car cuts off on the highway.
Hello There, It sounds like you may have a failing alternator or voltage regulator. As you know, the alternator is responsible for charging the battery while the engine runs by generating amperage and recharging the battery while the engine turns...
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Audi doesn't start
Jump starting a car made after 1996 can be a very risky business. You can do a lot of expensive damage in the blink of an eye if you hook the cables up incorrectly.That being said, it's possible that the...
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My Audi Q7 2013 cargo door is not staying up after opening . It's opens goes all the way up and then slowly coming down. What's t
Hello - this sounds like the lift struts, which are 2 small diameter cylinders with compressed gas in them to provide lifting assistance for the cargo door, have weakened, and need to be replaced. I would recommend having a Hatch...
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I have a 2012 Audi Q7 that consumes a quart of oil every 500 miles
This can happen for a couple of different reasons such as worn piston rings or leaking valve guide seals. Blue smoke coming from your exhaust generally means that the motor is burning the engine oil. When this happens, the engine...
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How many gaskets are found in the upper engine gasket kit for a 2008 Audi Q7
Hi there. You could find a head gasket and the gasket kit from a local parts store or the dealership. The head gasket is sold separately from the upper gasket set. The upper gasket set comes with the intake gaskets,...
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When I am applying brakes at the speed of 60 to 70mph my steering wheel starts to shake?
If you are getting a pulsation in the brakes when applied at high speeds then you most likely have warped front brake rotors or they have hot spots on them that cause the pulsation. Inspect rotors and look for discolored...
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2011 Audi SUV Q7 supercharger EPC LIGHT CAME ON THEN SAID DO NOT EXCEED ENGONE OVER 4000 TO ME WHAT IS THIS
When you kicked into passing (lower) gear, the engine was immediately heavily loaded. If there is any fault, or "weakness" in the ignition, fuel or air induction systems, such will become more readily apparent in those conditions. So, for example,...
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Went to start my q7. First it would start then immediately turn off. Then it started but would not stop cranking. I turned it off
The gear selector multifunction switch is known to get corrosion in the switch and harness. You may need to replace switch and harness. Have a mechanic like one from YourMechanic come and check the switch for you. This would cause...
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Glow plug light flashing and esp light is on. Scanned the car and got a code 000812. Brake pressure release solenoid f84.
Hi there. Either the drainage holes are blocked, or ECU housing seal is damaged causing water to enter the ECU housing. Take a look around the ECU and see if there is any standing water or moisture areas. If there...
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Audi side system fault pop up screen. And it is not working.
There can be fault with one of the sensors - which can be or a sonar or radar type. Unfortunately our technicians are not set up with the correct software to diagnose these systems for proprietary (legal) reasons. Unfortunately the...
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My audi q7 runs for approximately 30 minutes then shuts off i have replaced both fuel pumps the pressure regulator ignition switch
Hi Carlos. There are several things that can cause the type of issue you are describing - several of which it appears you've already replaced. Generally speaking, a vacuum leak, clogged or dirty fuel system components (like mass air flow...
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Strange loud squeal
Downloading the diagnostic code(s) that have caused the check engine light to illuminate will probably provide a major clue as to the origin of the noise. A check engine light diagnostic can be requested to deal with that and, at...

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