Audi A3 Recalls

RepairPal Expert Overview on December 20, 2016

The control unit that operates the vehicle's anti-lock braking system and electronic stability control may fail to operate when needed while the vehicle is being driven. This could cause loss of vehicle control and an accident.

RepairPal Expert Overview on September 7, 2016

Fuel may leak from within the fuel tank into the evaporative emissions system, and then eventually externally out of the vehicle through an emissions component called a charcoal canister filter element. This would cause a fuel odor and a fire hazard.

RepairPal Expert Overview on September 6, 2016

The side marker lights may not illuminate as they should when the parking lights or headlights are turned on. This would result in the vehicle not being properly illuminated in the dark, increasing risk of a crash.

RepairPal Expert Overview on February 10, 2016

The inflator that deploys the driver's frontal air bag in the event of an accident may rupture and spray metal fragments onto vehicle occupants. This can increase risk of serious injury or death.

RepairPal Expert Overview on December 8, 2015

The side air bags that are mounted inside the front seats may not deploy properly, because the seat covers may not be stitched appropriately to allow them to deploy as needed. This can result in increased risk of injury in an accident.

RepairPal Expert Overview on April 17, 2015

The fuel pump may fail to function, preventing the vehicle from starting.  Also, the vehicle may stall when driving.

RepairPal Expert Overview on November 16, 2009

A fuel leak may develop during extreme driving conditions, increasing the risk of a fire.

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 20, 2009

The automatic transmission may shift into neutral without warning. The abrupt shift could lead to a crash.

RepairPal Expert Overview on August 31, 2006

48 vehicles may have faulty side curtain airbags. In the event of a crash, the side curtain airbag may not deploy as designed.