Audi A3 Maintenance

An Audi A3 will cost about $9,037 for maintenance and repairs during its first 10 years of service, which beats the industry average for luxury sedan models by $2,682. There is also a 26.81% chance that an A3 will require a major repair during that time. This is 12.75% better than similar vehicles in this segment.

Probability of a Major Vehicle Repair (%)
Est Annual Maintenance/Repair Costs ($)

Audi A3 Maintenance Costs

Year Major Repair Probability Annual Costs
1 2.77% $322
2 4.59% $370
3 5.15% $461
4 9.09% $598
5 13.02% $689
6 14.64% $872
7 15.80% $1,207
8 20.42% $1,366
9 22.57% $1,471
10 26.81% $1,681
11 41.53% $1,727
12 51.66% $1,978

Audi A3 Maintenance Schedule

Mileage Recommended Maintenance
5,000 Rotate Tires, Change Oil and Filter
15,000 Lubricate Hood Hinge, Service Battery/cables, Fuel Filter Replacement, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter
25,000 Change Oil and Filter
35,000 Lubricate Hood Hinge, Service Battery/cables, Fuel Filter Replacement, Transmission Fluid Service, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter
45,000 Change Oil and Filter
55,000 Replace Air Filter, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Service Battery/cables, Fuel Filter Replacement, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Spark Plugs Replacement, Cabin Replace Air Filter
65,000 Change Oil and Filter
75,000 Lubricate Hood Hinge, Service Battery/cables, Transmission Fluid Service, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter, Fuel Filter Replacement
85,000 Change Oil and Filter
95,000 Lubricate Hood Hinge, Service Battery/cables, Fuel Filter Replacement, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter
105,000 Change Oil and Filter
110,000 Water Pump Replacement, Replace Timing Belt
115,000 Replace Air Filter, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Service Battery/cables, Transmission Fluid Service, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Spark Plugs Replacement, Cabin Replace Air Filter
125,000 Change Oil and Filter
135,000 Lubricate Hood Hinge, Service Battery/cables, Fuel Filter Replacement, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter
145,000 Change Oil and Filter

About Our Maintenance Data and "Major Repairs"

We consider anything that exceeds $500, including parts and labor, to be a "Major Repair".

We aggregate and analyze millions of automotive data points from a variety of sources, including some of the industry's leading data providers. The maintenance tables, charts and resulting rankings are conducted on a semi-annual basis, with our most recent update published in September 2020.

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