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2012 Audi A6 Recalls

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Most Recent 2012 Audi A6 Recall

On January 3, 2017, Audi recalled 342,867 Audi A6. Volkswagen group of america, inc. (volkswagen) is recalling certain 2013-2017 audi a5, a5 cabriolet and q5 vehicles, 2013-2016 audi allroad and audi a4 vehicles and 2012-2015 audi a6 vehicles. these vehicles, equipped with 2.0l turbo fsi engines, have an electric coolant pump that can be blocked with debris from the cooling system, resulting in the pump overheating.
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2012 Audi A6 Recall Details

RepairPal Expert Overview on January 3, 2017

The electric coolant pump which acts to keep the engine at the proper running temperature may become blocked from debris from the cooling system. This would cause the pump to overheat, and possibly cause a fire. 

Recall repairs on your Audi must be performed by a Audi dealership. Audi will notify known owners of affected vehicles beginning in February, 2017. If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Audi dealerships. They will also check for any other incomplete recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on September 7, 2016

A fuel hose under the hood may begin to leak, causing a fire hazard.

Recall repairs on your Audi must be performed by a Audi dealership. Audi will notify known owners of affected vehicles (a timetable of this notification is unavailable as of the time of this writing). If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Audi dealerships. They will also check for any other incomplete recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on December 8, 2015

Because of a malfunction with the passenger occupant detection system of the vehicle's restraint system, the passenger side air bags may not deploy in an accident as they are supposed to.  This can cause increased risk of occupant injury.

Recalls on your Audi must be performed by a Audi dealership. Audi will begin notifying owners of affected vehicles starting in February 2016. If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Audi dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on January 20, 2015

A fuel leak may develop in the engine compartment.

Volkswagen will notify owners of affected vehicles beginning March 10, 2015. If you don't receive notification in a timely manner and believe you should have, please contact your dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The Volkswagen recall number is 24BK. The Audi recall number is 24AP.

RepairPal Expert Overview on December 5, 2011

On 317 vehicles, the seam of the side curtain air bag may not have been stitched correctly. As a result, the side curtain air bag may not deploy as designed.

Volkswagen will notify owners of affected vehicles during January, 2012. There are no symptoms related to this recall. If you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It's helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) when you call.

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