Volkswagen Group of America is recalling 17,694 model year 2015-2017 Audi A7s.
The vehicles head curtain airbags may not deploy properly in the event of a crash.
As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 226, "Ejection Mitigation."
If the head curtain airbag does not deploy properly in the event of a crash, an unbelted passenger has an increased risk of injury.
What to do
Audi will notify owners, and dealers will replace the affected head curtain air bags, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin June 29, 2017.
Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Volkswagen's number for the recall is 69R2.