Audi Australia Pty Ltd - AUDI A3 2018

recall information

Recall number
REC-000056
PRA number
2018/17242
Campaign number
72H9
Original published date

make and model information

Make
AUDI
Model
A3
Year range
2018
Affected units
54

Identifying features

See attached VIN list
VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

A rear seat backrest may be fitted on which the mounting for the head restraint is not correctly welded to the outer backrest frame for the rear seat.

What are the hazards?

The support and protection functions of the head restraint may be restricted in the event of an accident which could cause serious injury to the occupant.

What should consumers do?

Audi Australia will contact owners of affected vehicles and request that an appointment be made for the vehicle to be inspected and the rear seat bench be replaced if necessary.

For further information, consumers should contact the Audi Australia 24-hour toll free number; 1800 50 AUDI (2834).
Supplier details
Audi Australia Pty Ltd

Who should owners/operators contact for more information?

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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