Repairs for Four Wheel Drive/Quattro Malfunction (Fault Code DTC C05ED00)

We have recently had a customer report the message 'four-wheel drive malfunction' sporadically shown in their instrument cluster. This message relates to a fault with vehicles Four Wheel Drive/Quattro system. The following models of Audi are affected by this fault:

VAG Bolton now repairs Audi A4, A5 and Q5 vehicles with Four Wheel Drive/Quattro Malfunction (Fault Code DTC C05ED00)

VAG Bolton workshop diagnostics revealed that this issue relates to a common fault affecting 2017-2018 Quattro models. The fault code 'DTC C05ED00' means that the 4WD/AWD Clutch 'B' Stuck Engaged in the vehicles J492 module. We also repair fault code ‘C05DD00’ 4WD/AWD Clutch ‘A’ performance/Stuck.

To rectify this fault VAG Bolton now offers a full repair service to get your Audi A5, A5 or Q5 Quattro back on the road. The repair requires the full removal and strip down of the vehicles rear differential.

Our photo here shows the full repair of the Audi A4/A5/Q5's rear differential caused by 4WD/AWD Clutch ‘B’ Stuck Engaged in the J492 module

Photo shows the full removal and strip down of the Audi's rear differential of the Quattro's system

Full removal and strip down of the Audi's rear differential due to the fault message C05ED00 which affects Audi's A4/A5 and Q5 Quattro models manufactured during 2017-2018

About VAG Bolton

VAG Bolton is family run business established in 1992. We specialise in the servicing and maintenance of VAG Group Motors, such as Volkswagen, Audi, Porsche, SEAT and Skoda. We are conveniently based in Kearsley, Bolton which is close to the M60, M61, M62 and M66 motorways.

Please contact us to discuss our Four Wheel Drive/Quattro Malfunction repair.

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