Audi Q7 Problem Trends and Complaints

Based on 12 problem areas, owners have reported the following issues with this vehicle that range in severity ratings from low to high.

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Car depreciation

59% after 5 years

While different cars depreciate at different rates, it's a good rule of thumb to assume that a new car will lose approximately 20 percent of its value in the first year. In five years, the average depreciation rate is 50% of their initial value.
Recalls

39 Recalls

A recall is issued when a manufacturer or NHTSA determines that a vehicle, equipment, car seat, or tire creates an unreasonable safety risk or fails to meet minimum safety standards. Manufacturers are required to fix the problem by repairing it, replacing it, offering a refund, or in rare cases repurchasing the vehicle.
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Audi Q7 3.0

Model Year:

2018

Manufacturer:

Audi

Model:

Q7

I have owned this car for approximately one year. It is an excellent car overall. One issue I ran into that seems to be common is that the brakes squeal loudly when the car is cold, particularly when backing up. Audi says that his is an issue that cannot be

Review submitted by:Red Sox Bob

Pros:Acceleration, handling, sleek design, space

Cons:Lack of USB, brake squeal, older electronics

Research the maintenance needs

Model Year:

2017

Manufacturer:

Audi

Model:

Q7

Complaint Resolution:

Yes, by the dealer

Overall I have been pleased with my Q7, but I would suggest that any potential buyer invests in time-consuming due diligence to truly understand what is necessary for the maintenance of a performance vehicle. I experienced loud brake squeaking around 15,000 miles and was told that I would most likely

Review submitted by:rjnvegas

Pros:great third row

Cons:increased maintenance needs

Will never buy another Audi Q7 - Buyer Beware!

Model Year:

2017

Manufacturer:

Audi

Model:

Q7

This is the worst luxury vehicle I have ever purchased. Do not recommend. It has an extremely loud squeak when you back up and it cannot be fixed. Also, a problem when using the bluetooth, music stops every 1.15 minutes and they cannot seem to fix this problem either. Dealership

Review submitted by:drob

Pros:Fun to drive

Cons:To many quirks that are not fixable

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