My '97 Audi A4 1.8 gets black smoke geting out of the exhaust

Asked by Jun 13, 2014 at 01:25 PM about the 1997 Audi A4

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1 Answer

8,865

if this is a desiel then it happens from buildup of carbon in your system. use some carbon cleaner in your oil the next time before a oil change and change your plugs should fix the issue.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • 2004 audi a4 1.8 cabriolet overheated so I put coolant in it. The guage never showed that it was getting hot. 6 answers

    Now when I start the car i can smell the coolant and if I leave it running it starts to overheat. The hoses look good. Not once has the guage showed hot but the coolant light has come on befo...

    2004 Audi A4 1.8T Convertible

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Smoke and oil coming out the exhaust pipe 6 answers

    I had heavy clouds of smoke coming out I figured it was my Turbo got it replaced and Smoke Stop but started smoking again but a little white smoke with coming out. I have all my fluid in my reservo...

    2003 Audi A4 1.8T

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2002 audi a4 making ticking noise 8 answers

    I just bought a 2002 audi a4 quattro 3.0 and its making a loud ticking noise coming from under the hood some mechanics said it could be my oil but Ijust recently got an oil change and the ticking is...

    2002 Audi A4 4 Dr 3.0 quattro AWD Sedan

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Car starts and it shuts off/loses power 164 answers

    I have a 2003 Audi A4 Turbo.93K on it. When I start the car, the engine starts and as the RPM gauge goes up, it just goes right back down, the car shutss off, as if it can not stay on, sometimes its s...

    2003 Audi A4 1.8T Quattro

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • what would cause it to blow white smoke out of exhaust 2 answers

    i was considreing buying a a4 but after i started it it started to pour out white smoke and the oil light came on is it worth buying and fixing

    1997 Audi A4 1.8T

    -

    Shopping & Pricing

Search Audi A4 Questions

Audi A4 Experts

#1 Deathjam4
Deathjam4
Reputation 3,100
#2 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 770
#3 lukeyramone
lukeyramone
Reputation 510
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used BMW 3 Series
1,062 Great Deals out of 34,784 listings starting at $900
Used Audi A6
119 Great Deals out of 6,678 listings starting at $2,495
Used Mercedes-Benz C-Class
556 Great Deals out of 30,565 listings starting at $1,000
Used Audi S4
37 Great Deals out of 1,023 listings starting at $3,500
Used Audi A3
75 Great Deals out of 6,444 listings starting at $3,500
Used BMW 5 Series
506 Great Deals out of 14,579 listings starting at $1,375
Used Honda Accord
677 Great Deals out of 82,246 listings starting at $500
Used Ford Mustang
331 Great Deals out of 45,576 listings starting at $2,000
Used Audi A8
44 Great Deals out of 1,833 listings starting at $2,990
Used Mercedes-Benz E-Class
473 Great Deals out of 22,559 listings starting at $1,999
Used Chevrolet Camaro
136 Great Deals out of 35,100 listings starting at $1,995

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Audi A4 For Sale
10 Great Deals out of 4,743 listings starting at $29,976
2016 Audi A4 For Sale
9 Great Deals out of 207 listings starting at $24,699
2015 Audi A4 For Sale
9 Great Deals out of 314 listings starting at $16,995
2014 Audi A4 For Sale
37 Great Deals out of 1,185 listings starting at $14,993
2013 Audi A4 For Sale
24 Great Deals out of 554 listings starting at $10,988