Recalls

Audi
# of Recalls Component Affected
2018 Audi A3 3 Fuel System, Gasoline, Seats, Engine And Engine Cooling More Details
2018 Audi A4 2 Air Bags, Structure More Details
2018 Audi A5 3 Air Bags, Structure More Details
2018 Audi A6 1 Air Bags More Details
2018 Audi A7 1 Air Bags More Details
2018 Audi Q5 5 Service Brakes, Hydraulic, Air Bags, Seat Belts More Details
2018 Audi R8 1 Power Train More Details
2018 Audi RS 3 1 Seats More Details
2018 Audi S6 1 Air Bags More Details
2018 Audi S7 1 Air Bags More Details
2018 Audi SQ5 1 Service Brakes, Hydraulic More Details
2018 Audi TT 1 Fuel System, Gasoline More Details
2017 Audi A3 2 Engine And Engine Cooling, Air Bags More Details
2017 Audi A4 8 Air Bags, Structure, Seat Belts, Electrical System, Exterior Lighting More Details
2017 Audi A5 4 Engine And Engine Cooling, Seat Belts More Details
2017 Audi A6 5 Air Bags, Seat Belts More Details
2017 Audi A7 6 Air Bags, Seat Belts More Details
2017 Audi Q3 4 Exterior Lighting, Forward Collision Avoidance, Electrical System More Details
2017 Audi Q5 6 Engine And Engine Cooling, Fuel System, Gasoline, Power Train, Visibility, Air Bags More Details
2017 Audi Q7 9 Air Bags, Seat Belts, Steering, Electrical System, Exterior Lighting, Seats More Details
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Report
Porsche accused of using steering inputs to cheat on emissions tests

The automaker denies any wrongdoing.

Audi has already issued a recall for the same issue.

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New Tesla, McLaren, and Ferrari models added to Takata recall list

These are late-model cars that have been built since the recall started.

The recall also expands to cover Ferrari's entire lineup.

Report
Audi could buy back 25,000 older diesel Q7s

Buyback would only affect older Q7s; newer TDIs could be repaired.

Der Spiegel's report is sure to irk the Volkswagen Group's German critics, who have fired on the company's decision to only offer buybacks in the US.

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Volkswagen Group recalls 281,505 VWs and Audis for fuel leaks

There are actually three separate recalls.

No injuries or deaths have been reported.

Report
Brand new cars are being sold with defective Takata airbags

Some replaced airbags will need to be replaced again.

A new report calls out Toyota, FCA, VW, and Mitsubishi for continuing to sell new vehicles in the US that have defective Takata airbags.

Report
Volkswagen pushed back against Takata airbag recall

The automaker believes the German-made inflators are safe.

Volkswagen says in a letter that the company doesn't agree with NHTSA's request to recall Takata airbag inflators because the automaker believes the components in its models are safe. However, the company will still conduct the safety campaign.

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Mercedes-Benz, Volkswagen, and Audi announce Takata recalls

Mercedes-Benz, Volkswagen, and Audi announced details of their Takata inflator recalls, and the campaigns affect nearly 1.7 million vehicles in the US.

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VW and Audi recall Tiguan and Q5 to replace Takata inflators

VW and Audi will recall the 2015 Tiguan and Q5 to replace the Takata side airbag inflators. There's one report of an injury in a Tiguan.

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Audi recalls A6, A7, and A3 in two airbag-related campaigns

Audi will recall the A6, A7, and A3 in two campaigns because the models have airbag-related problems.

Opinion
Which will Dieselgate hurt more, Volkswagen or US diesels?

Diesel as a viable engine choice in the US may go down with VW's reputation among its loyal customers after the automaker's alleged emissions cheating.

Opinion
How should Volkswagen deal with its diesel problems?

How VW handles its diesel scandal will have great impacts for current and future customers. Here are three things the company can do to keep people happy.

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2014-15 Audi SQ5 recalled for steering issue

Audi is recalling 5,600 SQ5 crossovers due to concerns over a fault in the steering motor sensor, which could cause a steering failure in cold conditions.

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Bosch fuel pumps spark recall of 2015 Golf, GTI and Audi A3

The 2015 VW GTI, Golf and Audi A3 are being recalled to replace faulty fuel pumps that can fail due to flaking nickel plating. There are 6,204 vehicles in need of repair.

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Audi Q3 recalled for wanting to stay dry

Audi recalls the 2015 Q3 over an issue with the sunroof: it won't stop closing even when you turn the car off.

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VW Group recalls 27k Touaregs, Audis and Porsches for fuel leak

A problem with leaky fuel injection systems has prompted the NHTSA to issue recall notices for the VW Touareg, Porsche hybrids and a smattering of Audis.

Audi Recalling Nearly 102,000 Cars To Fix Air Bags

The recall covers certain cars from the 2013 through 2015 model years

Audi is recalling nearly 102,000 luxury cars in the U.S. because the front air bags may not inflate in a crash.

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Audi recalls 850,000 A4 models globally for airbags that won't deploy [UPDATE]

Audi has announced that it will be recalling 850,000 A4 sedans, wagons and Allroad models across the globe due to a software problem that could prevent the front airbags from deploying. All 850,000 vehicles were built after 2012.

Report
Audi recalling 70k TDI models worldwide over braking problem [UPDATE]

Audi is issuing a recall covering some 70,000 vehicles worldwide, due to problems with their brake boosters. According to Automotive News Europe, diesel-powered examples of the A4, A5, A6, A7 and Q7 are all being called back due to this issue.

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VW recalling 2.64M vehicles worldwide over engine, light issues

Volkswagen is staging a massive, worldwide recall that's already grown from 1.68 million to 2.64 million vehicles and covers three different issues across a number of vehicles. We already reported on 61,000 Tiguans getting recalled over lighting issues - that was just in the US. Globally, however, VW will be recalling 800,000 Tiguans, according to Automotive News, with the focus on CUVs built between 2008 and 2011. The issue with the Tiguan relates to a simple fuse swap, so this is rather unrema

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Audi also calling in A8, S8 over sunroof issue

The S6 and S7 (apparently prone to potential fuel leaks) aren't the only Audis being recalled currently, as a separate recall notice has been issued for its flagship A8 luxury sedan and its high-performance counterpart, the S8.

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