X

Audi TT Quattro Recall 01V325000

Audi Recalls 2000-2001 Quattro Vehicles Due to Rear Control Arm Corrosion and Binding

Suspension & Steering, April 12, 2002

RepairPal Expert Overview

Summary:

The rear track control arm bushings may corrode, which can restrict proper movement of the track control arms. This can lead to handling issues. Dealers will replace the rear track control arms.

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Model Year(s): 2000, 2001

Manufacturer's Report Date: April 12, 2002

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 01V325000

NHTSA Action Number: N/A

Component: SUSPENSION:REAR

Potential Number of Units Affected: 3,700

Summary: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. MOISTURE COULD ENTER THE REAR TRACK CONTROL ARM'S MOUNTING BUSHING AND BOLT COMBINATION AND CAUSE CORROSION.

Consequence: CORROSION COULD IMPEDE THE FREE MOVEMENT OF THE CONTROL ARM.

Remedy: DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE TRACK CONTROL ARMS. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN APRIL 12, 2002. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT AUDI AT 1-800-822-2834.

Notes: ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236).

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration logo Recall data provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration