The passenger front airbag may deploy with more force than intended04/04/2017 | ConsumerAffairs
Volkswagen Group of America is recalling 11,618 model year 2017 Audi A3 and S3 sedans.
In a lower-speed crash situation, the airbag control unit software may deploy the passenger front airbag improperly if the front seat passenger is sitting on the edge of the seat or is lying in the seat with the seat reclined.
As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 208, "Occupant Crash Protection."
If the airba...
The seat belt retractor pretensioners may malfunction03/20/2017 | ConsumerAffairs
Volkswagen Group of America is recalling 1,676 model year 2017 Audi A5 Cabriolets and S5 Cabriolets.
A component within the front, rear, and rear center seat belt retractor pretensioners may detach after the seat belt retractor pretensioner is deployed in the event of a crash.
Although, the seat belt will operate as intended in the event of a crash, the pretensioner component may be a projectile within the vehicle cabin, increasing the risk of injury.
Audi will notify owne...
The head light switch may lead to an electric short.06/12/2006 | ConsumerAffairs
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June 12, 2006 The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is recalling four types of the Audi A6 from the 1998 to the 2000 model years because a previous recall to fix the head light switch may have been improperly performed.
NHTSA is concerned that the improper installation could lead to an electrical short and fire under the dashboard on the driver's side of the car.
On some Audi A6, A6 Avant, S6 and S6 Avant cars, while attempting the remedial repair for recall ...
The third row seat back may move forward under conditions09/27/2016 | ConsumerAffairs
Volkswagen Group of America is recalling 19,205 model year 2017 Audi Q7s manufactured August 30, 2015, to July 10, 2016.
The third row seat back may move forward under certain conditions, such as in a front collision. As such, the vehicles do not conform to Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 207, "Seating Systems."
If the third row seat does not remain in its adjusted position, there may be an increased risk of injury to an occupant.
Audi will notify owne...
The electric coolant pump may overheat01/30/2017 | ConsumerAffairs
Volkswagen Group of America is recalling 342,867 model year 2013-2017 Audi A5, A5 Cabriolet and Q5 vehicles, 2013-2016 Audi Allroad and Audi A4 vehicles and 2012-2015 Audi A6 vehicles.
The vehicles, equipped with 2.0l Turbo FSI engines, have an electric coolant pump that can be blocked with debris from the cooling system, resulting in the pump overheating increasing the risk of a fire.
Audi will notify owners, and dealers will update the software so that the power supply ...