make and model information
2008 - 2009
See attached VIN list
VIN (Vehicle identification number)
What are the defects?
A fault in an earth connection on the ESC control unit may occur due to excessive thermo-mechanical strain on components in the control unit.
What are the hazards?
This can limit the ability of the ABS/ESC system to stabilise the vehicle in critical handling situations, such as oversteer, understeer or hard braking.
Audi Australia Pty Ltd
Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.