Audi Maintenance and Repair Reference
   

Audi A3 Service

Updated: Jan 2013

Audi A3 Common Problem Areas and Service Costs

Do you need to understand Audi A3 problem areas and related costs of repair? Audi A3 forums and owner posts [1] [2] identify the following repairs and maintenance work as frequent areas of inquiry and concern. Follow the linked task descriptions for itemized 2013 cost estimates prepared specifically for the Audi A3.

Service AreaRepair Frequency (Miles)Relative Cost
Replace A3 Timing Belt70,000 - 94,000$$$
Replace A3 Cambelt68,000 - 90,000$$$
A3 Major Service29,000 - 39,000$$$
A3 Minor Service13,000 - 17,000$$

Audi A3 Maintenance and Repair Services

The links below reference 2013 cost calculators for Audi A3 service and repair tasks. Get an INSTANT, itemized job cost breakdown for specified part quality (aftermarket, Audi OEM, etc.) and labor source (independent, authorized Audi dealer, etc.). Estimates are based on benchmark service technician productivity levels and wages in your area.

 
Brakes
Replace A3 Brakes
Replace A3 Brake Pads
Replace A3 Rotors
A3 Disk Brake Job
A3 Complete Brake Job
Flush A3 Brake System
Replace A3 Brake Pads And Rotors

Climate Control
Replace A3 Heater Core
Replace A3 AC Compressor
Recharge A3 AC Compressor

Drivetrain
Rebuild A3 Transmission
Replace A3 Transmission
Replace A3 Clutch
Flush A3 Transmission

Electrical
Replace A3 Battery
Replace A3 Headlight
Replace A3 Alternator
Replace A3 Starter Motor
 
Exhaust
Replace A3 Catalytic Converter
Replace A3 Muffler
Replace A3 Oxygen Sensor
Replace A3 Exhaust System

Powertrain
Replace A3 Timing Belt
Replace A3 Oil Pump
Replace A3 Head Gasket
Replace A3 Radiator
Replace A3 EGR Valve
Replace A3 Cambelt
Replace A3 Water Pump
Replace A3 Fuel Filter
Replace A3 Fuel Pump
Replace A3 Serpentine Belt
Replace A3 Spark Plugs
Replace A3 Thermostat
Replace A3 Mass Air Flow Sensor
Flush A3 Coolant System
Flush A3 Radiator
Replace A3 Motor Mounts
 
Steering and Suspension
Replace A3 Wheel Bearing
Replace A3 Ball Joints
Replace A3 CV Joint
Replace A3 Shocks
Replace A3 Struts

Other
Replace A3 Key
A3 Oil Change
Replace A3 Tires
Replace A3 Windshield
Replace A3 Front Bumper
Replace A3 Rear Bumper
Paint A3 Body Panel
Paint A3 Bumper Cover
A3 Minor Service
A3 Major Service

Audi A3 Maintenance, Repair and Service - References

The following Audi A3 resources were used to identify common problem areas and popular service options.


autowyse | smart automobile decisions
Products & Services