Audi A4

Since 1994 of release

Repair and car operation

Audi А4
+ Running gear
- Regular servicing
   Installation in a starting position of the indicator of periodicity of maintenance service
   Crossing of dates of maintenance service
   The plan of maintenance service for the motorist
   Diagnostics in workshop Audi
   Diagnostics of an executive element
   Interrogation of a database of malfunctions
   Diagnostics as the help to the fan
   Car identification
   Safety precautions on a workplace
   Greasing of all details
   Check of level of oil
   The oil expense
   Choice of oil with the correct specification
   Viscosity of oil
   Correctly picked up engine oil for Audi
   Replacement of engine oil and the oil filter
   Check of level of a liquid in system сервоуправления
   Check of level of oil in a mechanical transmission
   Check of level of oil in a drive of the back bridge
   The control of level ATF in an automatic transmission
   Check of level of oil in the main transfer of an automatic transmission
   Replacement ATF
   Greasing of draughts, hinges and locks
+ Engines
+ Turbo-supercharging
+ Exhaust system
+ Cooling system
+ Fuel tank and the fuel pump
+ The air filter and channels всасывания
+ Injection system
+ Coupling
+ Transmission and the main transfer
+ Suspension bracket of wheels and steering
+ Brakes
+ Wheels and tyres
+ The electrotechnical equipment
+ Ignition system
+ Illumination
+ The alarm equipment
+ Tools and devices
+ Heating and ventilation
+ Body details
+ Salon
Search of malfunctions
Technical characteristics

Replacement of engine oil and the oil filter

Carving stopper маслосливного apertures (3) – in a photo the six-cylinder engine is shown – becomes bottom facing of an impellent compartment accessible only after dismantle. For its unscrewing by the most suitable tool is накидной a key. The oil filter (1) is better to unscrew a tape key (on an arrow). Further in a photo are shown an oil radiator on which the cooling liquid (2) flows.


  1. Change oil only at the warm engine! Therefore, whenever possible, do a bit of travelling on the car.
  2. Raise Audi A4 horizontally (put an emphasis!) or establish it on a ramp.
  3. Dismantle the bottom cover of an impellent compartment.
  4. Put under картер the engine suitable capacity.
  5. Turn on накидным a key a carving stopper of a drain aperture; allow to flow down to oil. Be cautious, it is hot.
  6. If you have raised the car only in front to merge the fulfilled oil completely, it needs to be merged once again. Track thus not to damage or to overturn reception capacity.
  7. Put reception capacity under the oil filter.
  8. Loosen the the oil filter a tape key. If the filter sits very strongly pierce its metal case a sharp screw-driver (be cautious, oil follows hot) and unscrew the filter by means of a screw-driver.
  9. Slightly grease with componental greasing a sealing ring of the new oil filter.
  10. Do not use for this purpose lubricant oil as at visual survey it wrongly can be accepted for following engine oil.
  11. Strong screw up the filter manually, without using any tools.
  12. Ототрите clean a screw stopper of a drain aperture also screw up with a new sealing ring; but it is not too strong, differently damage directing carving on картере.
  13. Fill in oil (see the table).
  14. Get the engine, check up tightness of oil.

Refuelling volumes of oil

The engine with working volume
Engine oil
1,6 l
1,8 l
The six-cylinder engine
Refuelling volume of oil * without replacement of the oil filter
About 2,7 l
About 3,4 l
About 4,5 l
Refuelling volume of oil with filter replacement
About 3,3 l
About 3,9 l
About 5,0 l

* Only at oil replacement between maintenance service intervals.