Car recall results

Recall notices for this model

Audi 
Search results  (1–1 of 1)      
Recall: No. 1 of 1
Recall Ref: R1997/075
Exact Model:
Description: UNSCHEDULED DEPLOYMENT OF AIR BAG
VIN: VARIOUS
Build Date: Between 1995 and 1996
Numbers: 50523
Defect: In weather conditions which favour the build up of static electricity, the airbag may deploy spontaneously if the driver enters or leaves the vehicle while carrying a high static charge. Audi say this can only happen when the vehicle is stationary, not while it is in motion.
Action: The remedy involves the installation of an earth cable to the steering wheel to conduct static charge to earth.
Launch Date: 26 November 1997
   
 

Manufacturer contact details:
Volkswagen Group United Kingdom Limited
Yeomans Drive, Blakelands, Milton Keynes, MK14 5AN
(0800) 699888

customer.services@audi.co.uk

 

Is your vehicle affected by a recall?

If you find a recall notice above that matches your vehicle – make/model, date of registration, VIN or engine number – the next step is to confirm whether the required inspection or repair has been carried out.

This information is currently only available from the individual vehicle manufacturers or importers. Contact their customer services department with details or your vehicle and the recall, and ask for confirmation that the necessary work has been completed.

In most cases, the manufacturer or importer contact details will have been returned in the search results above. If not, check your vehicle handbook or contact the Recall Information Point at the SMMT, Consumer Affairs Department, Forbes House, Halkin Street, LONDON SW1X 7DS (tel: 0870 7518270).

 

The information provided on vehicle recalls is for information purposes only. While the AA has taken care in the preparation of recall information, and the information presented is believed to be reliable, the AA does not represent that such information is accurate, comprehensive, verified or complete, and shall not assume or accept any liability (whether in negligence or otherwise) for the accuracy or completeness of such information or for any reliance placed by any person on the information. Nor shall the AA be under any obligation to advise any person of any error in information provided. The AA shall not be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of profits, business or other consequential loss) which may arise from any use of, or reliance upon, or inability to access, the information.

To confirm that there are no recalls on your vehicle, please contact the manufacturer or importer of the vehicle for final confirmation.