Want to know how much does Audi car servicing cost? Audi is one of the most popular brands that produce high-end cars. But if you are planning to buy one in Singapore then you must know the ways to cut the cost of car servicing as the maintenance cost of cars is increasing every year. The information provided hereunder will help you to keep the cost of common and non-major repairs and maintenance of your Audi within the range of $300 to $500 per service in Singapore.
An Audi has to be maintained properly in routine to extend its life. Some of the maintenance recommended in the user manual includes certain services depending upon mileage like the replacement of timing belt etc. You are advised by the company to get your Audi serviced every 10,000 miles or once a year at least. For scheduled non-major maintenance of your Audi, you should be ready to pay somewhere between $200 and $500 but major repairs and maintenance may cost you up to $700 to $900 approximately. The cost of repairs of the Audi can be more than the cost of its maintenance in routine.
Change of Oil: Most of the latest Audi cars need a change of oil after nearly 10,000 miles as synthetic oil is used in them. But you may have to change the oil of your Audi after 5,000 miles if you have to drive it in the city and have to start and stop very frequently at the traffic lights and other locations. It may cost you from $130 to $150 approximately depending upon your requirements.
Maintenance of Brakes: The brakes of your Audi can wear out with time, especially when you drive it in the city as you have to pull brakes very frequently. So, you should get its brakes checked at least once a year. Its pads should be replaced after every 35,000 to 60,000 miles depending on your usage. The cost of replacement of brake pads can be nearly $400.
Replacement of Air Filter: To increase the life of the engine of your Audi you should replace its air filters after every 6,000 to 10,000 miles. It may cost you nearly $100 to $130.
Replacement of Battery: The battery of your Audi can wear out in nearly 3 years. So you should test its battery regularly after every 3,000 miles or three months. If the lights in the interior of the car become dim then to get brighter light and revive the engine of your Audi you should replace its battery with a new one. It may cost you nearly $300 in Singapore.
Maintenance of Tires: In order to drive your Audi efficiently and safely it is necessary to maintain its tires. It can be dangerous to drive the car with tires with low pressure of air, no or little tread as it can slip on wet pavements. So you should replace the worn-out tires with authentic tires of the company. The cost of replacement of each tire can be nearly $200 to $350.
In order to drive your Audi safely in Singapore, you will have to invest in some of its common repairs like:
Oil Leaks: The oil can leak even in a new Audi. If smoke or the smell of burning oil is noticed under the hood or the oil is found leaking then it has to be fixed as soon as possible otherwise it can damage the engine seriously. It can be due to leak in the gasket seals or the covers of the valve. The cost of replacement of seals or covers can be nearly $140 to $250 every time.
Failure of Electrical Components: If the central display lights or the lights on the dashboard suddenly stop working then there can be some problem in the electrical components of your Audi. It can be due to corrosion or wearing out of the electrical wiring. The cost of diagnosing the problem and repairing or replacing the defective wiring can be nearly $200 to $800 depending upon the severity of the problem.
Thus you can drive your Audi safely in Singapore by managing the cost of car servicing within your budget.