Volkswagen Recall of certain 2012-2014 Audi A6 and A7 vehicles.

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

WASHINGTON, D.C. – December 19, 2017 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –

AUDI RECALL: Fuel Line May Leak Fuel

A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source, increases the risk of a fire.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V781000

Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.

Components: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Potential Number of Units Affected: 48,693

MAKE MODEL MODEL YEAR(S)
AUDI A6 2012 – 2014
AUSI A7 2012 – 2014

Summary: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2012-2014 Audi A6 and A7 vehicles. The fuel line has a compression point that can weaken, potentially resulting in a fuel leak.

Remedy: Audi will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel line, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin February 5, 2018. Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-888-237-2834. Volkswagen’s number for this recall is 20AR.

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

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

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