2009 A4 OIL Burning

xiliad
0

Asked by xiliad Nov 25, 2012 at 10:43 PM about the 2009 Audi A4

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I've been thinking of buying a really nice 2009 A4 at a local dealership.  While doing a little internet researching on the Audi (I've only owned VW's) I read that the 08, 09 & 10 A4's are oil burners.  The consumer reports/complaints were fairly thorough and there were lots of owners who told stories of using a quart of oil after 3,000 to 4,000 miles.   This shouts  "ENGINE PROBLEM" to me but, I don't know...  
  Does anyone know about oil burning in the A4's or maybe have an A4 with an oil burning issue... and is it a normal feature for the car?  I'm old-school when it comes to things like this... if it burns oil... something's gone wrong somewhere.

3 Answers

gustang
625

Even if it's normal, do you want to add oil month after month???

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
You think this is helpful.
Larry Phanthavong
185

the dealership will do a oil comsumption test for free. if it fails, they can either replace your piston rings or replace the whole engine.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
Samuel Buck
75

they do burn a bit of oil what are you thinking of a d or a petrol ?

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

A4
Looking for a Used A4 in your area?
CarGurus has 10,400 nationwide A4 listings starting at $1,800.
ZIP:

Search Audi A4 Questions

Audi A4 Experts

#1 Deathjam4
Deathjam4
Reputation 450
#2 David Gross
David Gross
Reputation 210
#3 mlp
mlp
Reputation 190
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used BMW 3 Series"
1,223 Great Deals out of 37,756 listings starting at $1,200
Used Audi A6"
109 Great Deals out of 7,710 listings starting at $1,999
Used Audi A5"
77 Great Deals out of 2,690 listings starting at $17,950
Used Audi S4"
35 Great Deals out of 1,521 listings starting at $4,200
Used Mercedes-Benz C-Class"
671 Great Deals out of 20,954 listings starting at $2,850
Used Audi A3"
45 Great Deals out of 7,357 listings starting at $6,500
Used BMW 5 Series"
453 Great Deals out of 14,992 listings starting at $1,500
Used Audi A4 Avant"
22 Great Deals out of 346 listings starting at $5,498
Used Honda Accord"
1,251 Great Deals out of 66,123 listings starting at $1,000
Used Audi A8"
43 Great Deals out of 2,557 listings starting at $1,900
Used Acura TL"
277 Great Deals out of 6,664 listings starting at $2,250
Used Lexus IS 250"
217 Great Deals out of 8,468 listings starting at $7,777
Used Volkswagen Jetta"
1,077 Great Deals out of 37,069 listings starting at $1,995
Used Infiniti G37"
284 Great Deals out of 6,073 listings starting at $11,877
Used Infiniti G35"
188 Great Deals out of 3,680 listings starting at $2,852

Used Cars For Sale

2015 Audi A4 For Sale
3,644 listings
2014 Audi A4 For Sale
26 Great Deals out of 1,124 listings starting at $25,999
2013 Audi A4 For Sale
20 Great Deals out of 405 listings starting at $21,495
2012 Audi A4 For Sale
38 Great Deals out of 697 listings starting at $17,944
2011 Audi A4 For Sale
52 Great Deals out of 885 listings starting at $14,899