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Audi Australia Pty Ltd - AUDI A4, A5

recall information

Recall number
REC-003880
PRA number
2019/17595
Campaign number
40O6
Original published date

make and model information

Make
AUDI
Model
A4, A5
Affected units
18

Identifying features

See attached VIN list
VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

The shock absorber may fail and cause potential separation of suspension components.

What are the hazards?

If the shock absorber fails while the vehicle is in motion, there is a risk of loss of control of the vehicle, posing a potential accident hazard to the driver and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Audi Australia Pty Ltd is contacting all known owners of affected vehicles. Consumers should contact their nearest Audi Dealer to arrange for inspection and repair. The absorber fork must be checked and replaced on affected vehicles.

For further information, 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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