Audi A8 Maintenance

An Audi A8 will cost about $9,910 for maintenance and repairs during its first 10 years of service, which beats the industry average for luxury sedan models by $1,809. There is also a 26.81% chance that an A8 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 A8 Maintenance Costs

Year Major Repair Probability Annual Costs
1 2.77% $409
2 4.59% $457
3 5.15% $548
4 9.09% $686
5 13.02% $776
6 14.64% $960
7 15.80% $1,294
8 20.42% $1,453
9 22.57% $1,559
10 26.81% $1,768
11 41.53% $1,814
12 51.66% $2,066

Audi A8 Maintenance Schedule

Mileage Recommended Maintenance
5,000 Rotate Tires, Change Oil and Filter
8,000 Change Oil and Filter, Rotate Tires
10,000 Service Battery/cables, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors
15,000 Service Battery/cables, Lubricate Doors, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter
16,000 Service Battery/cables, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors
20,000 Service Battery/cables, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors
24,000 Change Oil and Filter
25,000 Change Oil and Filter
30,000 Service Battery/cables, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors
32,000 Replace Air Filter, Service Battery/cables, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors, Spark Plugs Replacement
35,000 Replace Air Filter, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Service Battery/cables, Transmission Fluid Service, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Spark Plugs Replacement, Cabin Replace Air Filter
40,000 Replace Air Filter, Service Battery/cables, Transmission Fluid Service, Lubricate Doors, Spark Plugs Replacement, Change Oil and Filter, Cabin Replace Air Filter
45,000 Change Oil and Filter
48,000 Service Battery/cables, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors
50,000 Service Battery/cables, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors
55,000 Replace Air Filter, Service Battery/cables, Lubricate Doors, Spark Plugs Replacement, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter
56,000 Change Oil and Filter
60,000 Service Battery/cables, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors
64,000 Replace Air Filter, Service Battery/cables, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors, Spark Plugs Replacement
65,000 Change Oil and Filter
70,000 Service Battery/cables, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors
72,000 Change Oil and Filter, Serpentine/Drive Belt Replacement
75,000 Replace Air Filter, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Service Battery/cables, Replace Timing Belt, Transmission Fluid Service, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Spark Plugs Replacement
80,000 Replace Air Filter, Service Battery/cables, Transmission Fluid Service, Lubricate Doors, Spark Plugs Replacement, Serpentine/Drive Belt Replacement, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter
85,000 Change Oil and Filter
88,000 Change Oil and Filter
90,000 Service Battery/cables, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors
95,000 Service Battery/cables, Lubricate Doors, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter
96,000 Replace Air Filter, Service Battery/cables, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors, Spark Plugs Replacement
100,000 Service Battery/cables, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors
104,000 Replace Timing Belt, Change Oil and Filter, Water Pump Replacement
105,000 Replace Timing Belt, Change Oil and Filter, Water Pump Replacement
110,000 Service Battery/cables, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors
112,000 Service Battery/cables, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors
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
120,000 Replace Air Filter, Service Battery/cables, Transmission Fluid Service, Lubricate Doors, Spark Plugs Replacement, Change Oil and Filter, Cabin Replace Air Filter
125,000 Change Oil and Filter
128,000 Replace Air Filter, Service Battery/cables, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors, Spark Plugs Replacement
130,000 Service Battery/cables, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors
135,000 Service Battery/cables, Lubricate Doors, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter
136,000 Change Oil and Filter
140,000 Service Battery/cables, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors
144,000 Service Battery/cables, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors, Serpentine/Drive Belt Replacement
145,000 Change Oil and Filter
150,000 Service Battery/cables, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Doors

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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