2004 Audi A4 Overview

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2004 Audi A4 Overview

Family car or personal status symbol, the Audi A4 is Audi's most economically-oriented model, offering a precision driving experience with high-end comfort and elegance inside. And whatever your purpose, the A4 has a model to suit you -- from practical family wagon, to a more classic four-door sedan, or the let-your-hair down-because-it's-the-weekend convertible.

Finally, AWD is available in all A4s in 2004, as the Cabriolet gets a quattro version. Also new in the 2004 Audi A4 are standard tire pressure monitors in all trims. The 1.8T receives an upgrade to 16-inch wheels and you have the option of a 6-speed manual. That means all A4s offer standard 5-speed manual, and optional 6-speed manual or Tiptronic auto. The CVT, continuously variable transmission, is offered in only front-wheel drive A4s and not the quattro.

The starter A4 is the budget-minded 1.8-liter, 170-hp Turbo, available as either a sedan, wagon, or convertible. Though a lot less expensive than the 3.0-liter, 220-hp V6 models, it offers comparable standard features, such as dual climate control, power windows and locks, fog lights, keyless entry, and cruise control. Leather seats, power sunroof, and power adjustable front seats are options, but one complaint about Audi is that adding options or engine upgrades is expensive. All 2004 A4s feature front and side airbags, ABS brakes,and traction control, and Audi always gets rated highly for safety.

The 2004 A4 is a great sturdy family car, loved for its confident steering and handling and the quattro's surefire ability in snow or on rough roads. Most drivers suggest getting a quattro, and to always get a manual transmission. Inside, owners love the comfort and interior layout and all the standard features. The CVT auto tran is considered smooth once you get the hang of it. Drawbacks to the Audi A4 include a rear blind spot caused by the rear headrests, faulty cupholders, a sometimes suspect electrical system, wind noise, and an underpowered 1.8T. And unfortunately, expensive parts and unhelpful Audi staff also seem to be a trademark of Audi.

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    Poly-Boi Masaniai
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    04 A4 1.8 Vacuum Hose Fill With Yellow Slim Stuff.

    Car had misfire on cylinders 2 no vacuum leaks how ever I foun a leak between exhaust manifold N turbo wastgate/housing(turbo mount gasket seal) half gone N its leaking, maybe explain my rough id...

    4 views with 1 answer (last answer about a week ago)
    wferris731
    5

    I Have A 2004 A4 1.8l Audi That Has A Cel, Code P0302, It Is Intermittent, ...

    I have a 2004 a4 1.8l audi that has a cel, code p0302, it is intermittent, it has 85,000 miles on it, it does it mostly after sitting for a while, So i changed plugs, all coils, swaped coils, swape...

    5 views with 3 answers (last answer 3 weeks ago)
    sammyedwynn
    0

    My Audi A4 2.0 2004 Radiator Fine Starts On Cold Start And Stops After Some...

    My Audi A4 2.0 2004 Radiator fine starts on cold start and stops after some few minutes, and won't start again when engine is hot. please advise me what to do.

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    Jok3r23
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    Oil Pressure

    I have an audi a4 quattro which i bought 2 weeks ago so far so good until 5 days ago oil pressure light came on on yellow so i went to my friend house to change the oil put 10 30 w has 117 k they...

    29 views with 3 answers (last answer about a month ago)
    Audiquattro
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    Turbo

    I have a o4 audi a4 1.8t quattro and is having issues with my turbo. What is happening is that when the car is cold the turbo works great ,but as soon as the car warms up I lose my boost .can any...

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