US NHTSA Recalls: Audi SQ5 & Audi Q5 vehicles


US FlagWashington, DC: NHTSA Logo ColorAs of Tuesday, October 22, 2019, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”), a division of the US Department of Transportation, has posted a total of forty-two (42) vehicle, tire, component, accessory or other automotive-related product recalls this month. Are yours listed? http://ht.ly/5G8bb

Direct link: http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/owners/SearchCurrentMonthRecall

Additional information:

Among the forty-two (42) recalls the NHTSA has announced this October comes news of the following:

Logo - Volkswagen Group of AmericaThe Audi division of the Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (“Volkswagen”), a Herndon, Virginia establishment and subsidiary of the Volkswagen Group of Germany, has recalled an estimated 174,278 model year 2018-2019 Audi SQ5 and 2018-2020 Audi Q5 vehicles marketed, sold and delivered in the United States.

US NHTSA Safety Notification 19V737000 reports the rear wheel arch cover trim may loosen and detach from the vehicle.

According to the NHTSA, the detached trim of the recalled vehicles may become a road hazard, increasing the risk of crash.

Logo - AudiAudi will notify registered owners and dealers will replace the four (4) clips securing the forward part of the rear wheel arch trim, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin November 1, 2019. Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834 during normal business hours, Monday to Friday, Eastern Standard Time (“EST”). Audi’s designation for this recall is 66K8.

You may also contact the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153) during normal business hours, Eastern Standard Time, or visit https://www.safercar.gov/.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Volkswagen Group of America, Inc, please search for “Volkswagen” or more simply, “VW” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Audi SQ5 brand, please search for “SQ5” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Audi Q5 brand, please search for “Q5” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Crash hazards, please search for “crash” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Injury hazards, please search for “injury” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> You can use the NHTSA’s VIN Look-up Tool to determine if your specific vehicle is affected by this or other recent recall (major light vehicles only): https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls

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More information about this recall:
NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V737000
Recalls Direct RIN: 12194-2019
Want to read more about this recall?
==> Please click on the links above to visit the originating site.
Want to read more about other recalls?
==> Please click on the links below.

General information:
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page:
==> http://www.RecallsDirect.com/
About the Recalls Direct service:
==> http://wp.me/P2bVty-2
Visit the Living Safely site:
==> http://www.LivingSafely.org/
Report an unsafe vehicle you purchased in the United States to the NHTSA [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/VehicleComplaint/
Search for a recalled vehicle on the US NHTSA Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls

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