WASHINGTON, D.C. – November 6, 2017 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –
The sharp edges of the speaker trim increase the risk of injury to vehicle occupants.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V675000
Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
|AUDI||A4||2017- – 2018|
Potential Number of Units Affected: 31,323
Summary: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Audi A4 Sedan and A4 allroad, and 2018 A5 Sportback vehicles. The aluminum trim on the front and rear doors can come loose from around the door speakers, leaving sharp edges exposed.
Remedy: Audi will notify owners, and dealers will replace the speaker cover aluminum trim, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in November 2017. Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Volkswagen’s number for this recall is 70G6.
Notes: Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
Source: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration