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  1. S-Tronic Gearbox Malfunction

    A5 & S5 Topics
    Hi People, I recently gave my car to an Audi main dealer for a gearbox oil and filter change. As my car (2012 3.0 TDI S-Tronic CDUC) is at 76k miles so the interval service was due. Once i got it back a few days later i went to start the car as normal and an error message popped up "Gearbox...
  2. Audi A5 Gearbox/Clutch Extremely Stiff

    A5 General Q&A
    Is it normal for An Audi A5 (2009 3.0TDI Manual Quattro 40k miles), to have a very stiff and clunky gearbox? According to Audi Bexleyheath the test driver/engineer said that Audi has admitted that they are a problem with the A5's, and I will have to live with it. I think they are fobbing me off...
  3. New owner anxieties

    A5 General Q&A
    Hi, Had my new (2 years old) A5 2.7TDi Multitronic for 2 months now. I have a couple of questions I'd like advice on if anyone would be so kind. 1) When idling in D, S or R there's a metallic whine coming from the centre console/gearbox. It disappears when in N. Is this normal? 2) Steering is...