I've noticed recently that a rattle is coming from my EGR. Fuel consumption has also gone up significantly and black smoke also comes out sometimes. The car also stutters and hesitates when going uphill in third and fifth gear.
Are these signs of a faulty EGR or is it something else?
I have a 2009 Q5 Sline 2.0tdi, its done 105,000miles. It has smelt of gas (household gas not fuel gas) for a good year now but is getting considerably worse. It happens when stationary in traffic and reversing. It has been intermittent but over the past few months is getting worse...
Recently my wife's 2014 Q5 (2.0TDi 177 S-Tronic) has started making what I can only describe as a scuffing noise while driving. It is unrelated to steering angle and seems to occur when either accelerating or decelerating, but only above about 30 mph and not all the time. It isn't related to the...
Hello, been viewing the site since June 2014 when I ordered the new Q5, car now ready for pick up Saturday, 2.0TDi S Line plus, 177bhp stronic in mythos black with light pack, pano roof, folding mirrors. Great advice and discussion on the site which helped me choose, can't wait till Saturday!