2004 Audi A4 Quattro 1.8T Sedan



  • Year: 2004
  • Make: Audi
  • Model: A4
  • Trim: Quattro 1.8T
  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Doors: 4 Door
  • Mileage: 158,688 miles
  • Engine: 1.8L I4 F 20V / ALL WHEEL DRIVE
  • Transmission: Automatic
  • Drive Line: All-wheel Drive
  • Fuel Type: Regular Unleaded
  • Exterior Color: Blue
  • Interior Color: Beige
  • VIN: WAULC68E34A133159
  • Model Code: 8E252Z
  • Stock #: 10830AA

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Included Packages

Premium Package
  • Power Tilt & Slide Glass Sunroof w/Sunshade
  • HomeLink Wireless Control System
  • Leather Seating Inserts
  • 12-Way Power Driver's Seat
  • Driver Information Display

    Leather / Heated Seating 
    Xenon Headlamps 
    2004 AUDI A4 1.8T QUATTRO
    SEDAN 4 DR 1.8L I4 F 20V

    2004 Audi A4
    Vehicle Overview
    Volkswagen’s luxury division redesigned its compact, entry-level A4 sedan and A4 Avant wagon for 2002 and made an innovative multitronic continuously variable transmission (CVT) available. The power passenger seat has been deleted from the 3.0 FrontTrak sedan for the 2004 model year. The Audi A4 sedan and A4 Avant get a standard six-speed-manual transmission, a tire-pressure monitor and dual-stage front airbags. All models are ready for either Sirius or XM Satellite Radio.

    Audi added another A4 series by reviving the Cabriolet (convertible) body style for the 2003 model year. Promising performance that’s comparable to its sedan and wagon siblings, the four-passenger A4 Cabriolet also is available with a CVT, and it shares basic styling touches with the A4 sedan.

    The CVT promises greater fuel efficiency than that of a regular automatic transmission. Rather than have it deliver a totally continuous range, engineers incorporated a series of steps to make it feel more familiar. All three body styles come in 1.8T form with a turbocharged engine or in 3.0 guise with a V-6. Sedan and Cabriolet versions are available with FrontTrak front-wheel drive or quattro all-wheel drive. Except for the wagon body, the A4 Avant differs little from the A4 sedan and comes only with quattro all-wheel drive.

    Some styling themes on Audi’s top-selling A4 were adapted from the company’s round-profile TT sport coupe and midsize A6, but the A4 is more angular at the rear. A trapezoidal-link independent rear suspension is installed. The A4-based suspension was lowered slightly for use on the Cabriolet. Like the A4 sedan, the A4 Cabriolet has a double grille, a triple-tube headlight module, a contoured tail and chrome exhaust pipes. Flared wheel arches accent the bodysides. Brushed-aluminum trim goes around the windshield and along the waist.

    Standard tires are 16-inchers, but 17-inch tires may be installed on the A4 sedan and A4 Avant. The A4 Cabriolet’s five-spoke cast-alloy wheels hold 16-inch tires. Xenon high-intensity-discharge headlights, a sunroof and a Parktronic rear parking-assistance system and a wind deflector for the convertible are available.

    A wide arch roofline for the convertible top enhances the body’s subtle wedge profile. Intended for four-season comfort, the fabric top is triple-layered and padded. A heated glass rear window incorporates electric defrosting. A cover closes flush with the body.

    The A4 sedan and A4 Avant seat five people and have four-way power lumbar support. The seat cushions have prominent bolsters. Standard equipment includes automatic dual-zone air conditioning and an Immobilizer II anti-theft system. Audi Telematics by OnStar is optional. Audi’s navigation system, which works without a video-screen map, is also available.

    Four people fit inside the A4 Cabriolet’s sporty cabin, which features aluminum rings that circle the round air vents. Audi’s Symphony radio includes an in-dash six-CD changer and nine speakers. Standard equipment on the Cabriolet includes a four-spoke leather-wrapped steering wheel, heated power mirrors and height-adjustable front seats with four-way electric lumbar adjustment. Automatic dual-zone climate control works with sun and pressure sensors. Parktronic parking assistance and a navigation system are available.

    Under the Hood
    A 170-horsepower, turbocharged 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine powers all 1.8T models. An aluminum 220-hp, 3.0-liter V-6 is installed in 3.0 editions. A five-speed or six-speed-manual gearbox is standard, depending on the model. The CVT unit is available only in FrontTrak models, but sedans equipped with quattro all-wheel drive may have a five-speed Tiptronic automatic that permits manual selection of simulated gears.

    Standard curtain-type airbags deploy from above the side windows on the A4 sedan and A4 Avant. Side-impact airbags for front occupants are standard on all models, and rear-seat side-impact airbags are optional. An Electronic Stabilization Program incorporates Brake Assist. All seat belts have pretensioners, and LATCH child-safety seat tethers are installed.

    Two bars behind the rear seats of the A4 Cabriolet deploy upward when a rollover incident is imminent. A strengthened windshield and A-pillars provide extra protection.

    Driving Impressions
    Audi’s A4 series has a lot to offer, but the highlight is its available multitronic CVT. Operating so subtly that the driver is hardly aware of its presence, the CVT does everything an automatic transmission promises but without any gear changes. The A4’s passing response is excellent, and because CVT operation is so subtle, most drivers should quickly get used to the lack of actual shifting.

    With its gearshift flicking easily between ratios and mating to clutch action, a manual-shift A4 is also enjoyable, but the lever’s position may not please everyone. The turbocharged four-cylinder engine responds eagerly but is a little noisier than the V-6. Handling prowess is the strong point. The A4 joyfully tackles twisting roads and takes all the turns in stride. Ride comfort is satisfying due to a nicely absorbent suspension, but passengers can be jostled a bit when the pavement gets harsh. Even though the A4 is snug inside, the seats are outstanding and provide great support with absorbent cushioning.

    Emphasizing luxury over sportiness, the A4 Cabriolet delivers a refined top-down experience. This car exhibits strong, confident and quick-responding performance, but it’s not quite exuberant. The convertible is easy to drive, and it stays impressively flat through curves. It maneuvers capably, but its steering isn’t the most precise. Even on imperfect pavement, the ride is comfortable as the suspension transmits minimal fuss. The seats are superb: pleasantly cushioned, masterfully supportive and snugly — but not excessively — bolstered.

Included Packages

Premium Package
  • Power Tilt & Slide Glass Sunroof w/Sunshade
  • HomeLink Wireless Control System
  • Leather Seating Inserts
  • 12-Way Power Driver's Seat
  • Driver Information Display

Additional Options

  • Power Sunroof
  • Intermittent Wipers
  • CD player
  • Power Windows
  • Power Adjustable Seat
  • Tilt Steering
  • Center Arm Rest
  • Power Steering
  • Power Seat
  • Alloy Wheels
  • Climate Control
  • Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)
  • Premium Audio
  • Trip Odometer
  • Xenon Headlights
  • Power Brakes
  • Power Door Locks
  • Cruise Control
  • Power Mirrors
  • Cup Holder
  • Power-Assist Disc Brakes
  • Air Conditioning
  • Traction Control System
  • Power Lift Gates
  • Heated Seats
  • Engine: 1.8L I-4 DOHC SMPI Turbo
  • Transmission: 5-Speed Automatic w/Tiptronic & OD
Convenience Features
  • 1-touch down
  • Driver vanity mirror
  • Tilt steering wheel
  • Air conditioning
  • Front beverage holders
  • Speed control
  • Illuminated entry
  • Front dual zone A/C
  • Telescoping steering wheel
  • Rear beverage holders
  • Automatic temperature control
  • Power windows
  • Passenger door bin
  • Remote keyless entry
  • Passenger vanity mirror
  • Driver door bin
  • 1-touch up
Entertainment Features
  • Diversity antenna
  • Radio data system
  • Cassette
  • Speakers: 10
  • CD player
Seats and Trim
  • Leather shift knob
  • Max seating capacity: 5
  • Rear seats: bench
  • Leather steering wheel
  • Front seats: bucket
  • Front center armrest: w/storage
  • Sport steering wheel
  • Rear seat center armrest
  • Split folding rear seat
Specs and Dimensions
  • Compression ratio: 9.30 to 1
  • Engine horsepower: 170hp @ 5,900RPM
  • Rear legroom: 870mm (34.3")
  • Turning radius: 5.5m (18.2')
  • Passenger volume: 2,551L (90.1 cu.ft.)
  • Front shoulder room: 1,400mm (55.1")
  • Wheelbase: 2,649mm (104.3")
  • Exterior body width: 1,765mm (69.5")
  • Engine bore x stroke: 80.8mm x 86.4mm (3.18" x 3.40")
  • Front legroom: 1,049mm (41.3")
  • Interior maximum cargo volume: 379 L (13 cu.ft.)
  • Exterior length: 4,547mm (179.0")
  • Engine displacement: 1.8 L
  • Engine torque: 166 lb.-ft. @ 1,950RPM
  • Rear shoulder room: 1,357mm (53.4")
  • Interior cargo volume: 379 L (13 cu.ft.)
Body Exterior
  • Tailpipe finisher: polished
  • Door mirrors: body-color
  • Bodyside moldings
  • Rear cargo: trunk
  • Power door mirrors
  • Bumpers: body-color
  • Heated door mirrors
  • Fuel economy city: 19mpg
  • Mode select transmission
  • Horsepower: 170hp @ 5,900RPM
  • Fuel economy highway: 28mpg
  • Transmission: 5 speed automatic
  • Engine liters: 1.8
  • Sequential multi-point fuel injection
  • Manual-shift auto: Tiptronic
  • Fuel tank capacity: 17.4gal.
  • Cylinder configuration: I-4
  • Engine location: front
  • Recommended fuel: Premium Unleaded
  • Torque: 166 lb.-ft. @ 1,950RPM
  • Drive type: quattro all-wheel drive
  • Number of valves: 20
  • Compressor: intercooled turbo
Safety and Security
  • Traction control
  • Brake assist
  • Electronic stability
  • Adjustable head restraints: driver and passenger w/tilt
  • Occupant sensing airbag
  • Dual front impact airbags
  • ABS brakes
  • Security system
  • Dual front side impact airbags
  • 4 wheel disc brakes
  • Panic alarm
  • Overhead airbag
  • Ignition disable
  • Speed-sensing steering
  • Four wheel independent suspension
  • Rear anti-roll bar
  • Front anti-roll bar
  • Power steering
  • Alloy wheels
Lighting, Visibility and Instrumentation
  • Outside temperature display
  • Tachometer
  • Rear fog lights
  • Front reading lights
  • Front fog lights
  • Trip computer
  • Display: analog
  • Variably intermittent wipers
  • Rear window defroster
  • Headlight cleaning
  • Rear reading lights
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