Audi A3 Timing Belt Or Timing Chain (2006 - 2020)

From the model year 2006 to 2020 the Audi A3 has various engines with either a timing belt or a timing chain. However, all of its engines are interference.

Scroll down to see specific data for your model year below.

The timing belt (or chain) maintains the proper synchronization between the various engine components in a combustion engine.

If the belt or chain stretches or breaks, it can lead to catastrophic engine damage.

Timing belts have a recommended replacement interval, while timing chains are generally rated for the engines lifetime, although they need to be inspected occasionally.

Audi A3 Timing Belt Or Chain (2006 - 2020)
YearEngineBelt Or ChainInterferenceService Interval
20202.0L 4 Cyl. 184 hptiming chaininterferencelifetime
20202.0L 4 Cyl. 228 hptiming chaininterferencelifetime
20192.0L 4 Cyl. 184 hptiming chaininterferencelifetime
20192.0L 4 Cyl. 228 hptiming chaininterferencelifetime
20182.0L 4 Cyl. 184 hptiming chaininterferencelifetime
20182.0L 4 Cyl. 228 hptiming chaininterferencelifetime
20181.4L 4 Cyl. Hybrid 204 hptiming chaininterferencelifetime
20172.0L 4 Cyl. 184 hptiming chaininterferencelifetime
20172.0L 4 Cyl. 228 hptiming chaininterferencelifetime
20171.4L 4 Cyl. Hybrid 204 hptiming chaininterferencelifetime
20162.0L 4 Cyl. 184 hptiming chaininterferencelifetime
20162.0L 4 Cyl. 228 hptiming chaininterferencelifetime
20161.4L 4 Cyl. Hybrid 204 hptiming chaininterferencelifetime
20162.0L 4 Cyl. Diesel 220 hptiming beltinterference130k miles
20152.0L 4 Cyl. 184 hptiming chaininterferencelifetime
20152.0L 4 Cyl. 228 hptiming chaininterferencelifetime
20152.0L 4 Cyl. Diesel 220 hptiming beltinterference130k miles
20132.0L 4 Cyl. 200 hptiming chaininterferencelifetime
20132.0L 4 Cyl. Diesel 140 hptiming beltinterference130k miles
20122.0L 4 Cyl. 200 hptiming chaininterferencelifetime
20122.0L 4 Cyl. Diesel 140 hptiming beltinterference130k miles
20112.0L 4 Cyl. 200 hptiming chaininterferencelifetime
20112.0L 4 Cyl. Diesel 140 hptiming beltinterference130k miles
20102.0L 4 Cyl. 200 hptiming chaininterferencelifetime
20102.0L 4 Cyl. Diesel 140 hptiming beltinterference130k miles
20092.0L 4 Cyl. 200 hptiming chaininterferencelifetime
20093.2L V6 250 hptiming chaininterferencelifetime
20082.0L 4 Cyl. 200 hptiming chaininterferencelifetime
20083.2L V6 250 hptiming chaininterferencelifetime
20072.0L 4 Cyl. 200 hptiming chaininterferencelifetime
20073.2L V6 250 hptiming chaininterferencelifetime
20062.0L 4 Cyl. 200 hptiming chaininterferencelifetime
20063.2L V6 250 hptiming chaininterferencelifetime

TimingBeltInfo.com is a website designed to quickly find the timing belt (or chain) information for your vehicle.

Understanding the timing system in your vehicle or a possible purchase can save you money and headaches in the long run.

When in doubt, always consult with a professional mechanic.

Also, you can consult the vehicle's owner's manual.