Engine oil pressure too lowEngine oil pressure too low  - Auto-check control - Driver information system - Controls - Audi A4 Owner's Manual - Audi A4

If the engine oil pressure is too low the fault must be rectified immediately.

If the the oil pressure is too low. The symbol is accompanied by a driver message giving symbol flashes in the display, the oil pressure is too low. The symbol is accompanied by a driver message giving you more information about the fault. This message will disappear after about 5 seconds, but you can call it up again at any time by pressing the  SET button:

Switch off engine and check oil level

Ц Stop the vehicle.
Ц Switch off the engine.
Ц Check the engine oil level.
Ц Obtain professional assistance if necessary.

If the engine oil level is too low

If the engine oil level is too low, add more oil.

If the engine oil level is correct

If the oil level is correct, obtain professional assistance. Do not drive on. Do not continue symbol flashes and the engine oil level is correct, obtain professional assistance. Do not drive on. Do not continue to run the engine, not even at idle speed.

The oil pressure warning lamp Note

The oil pressure warning lamp is not an indicator for the oil level. The oil level should therefore be checked is not an indicator for the oil level. The oil level should therefore be checked regularly.