Audi Will Recall 600K Vehicles
Jan. 31, 2017—Audi will reportedly recall more than 600,000 vehicles in the U.S. over defective airbags and coolant pumps that could catch fire, according to a report by Law 360.
Dealerships will carry out the repairs and replace parts free of charge, the carmaker said to the Agence France-Presse.
The automaker stated that a corrosion problem that could prevent airbags from deploying affects more than 234,000 Audi 2011-2017 A5 models.
Faulty coolant pumps that can overheat and cause fires were installed in more than 342,800 Audi A4s, A5s, A6s and Q5s produced in or after 2012.
Another 5,901 Audi A4, A6, Q7 and Q5 2017 and 2018 models risk faulty airbag deployment and seat belt problems.