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Recall 17V675000

Aluminum Trim Round Door Speakers Comes Loose Exposing Sharp Edges

Recall Details

Aluminum trim on the front and rear doors around the door speakers may come loose, leaving sharp edges exposed that could injure occupants. Dealers will replace the speaker cover aluminum trim free of charge to resolve the concern.

Our Quick Take

The aluminum trim that surrounds the front and rear door speakers may come loose, exposing sharp edges that can injure occupants.

What Should You Do?

Recall repairs on your Audi must be performed by a Audi dealership. Audi will notify known owners of affected vehicles beginning in November, 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. The Audi recall number is 70G6.

Affected Cars

Body, Interior & Misc., October 25, 2017

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Manufacturer's Report Date
October 25, 2017
NHTSA Action Number
N/A
Potential Number of Units Affected
31,323
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number
17V675000
Component
STRUCTURE
Summary
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Audi A4 Sedan and A4 allroad, and 2018 A5 Sportback vehicles. The aluminum trim on the front and rear doors can come loose from around the door speakers, leaving sharp edges exposed.
Consequence
The sharp edges of the speaker trim increase the risk of injury to vehicle occupants.
Remedy
Audi will notify owners, and dealers will replace the speaker cover aluminum trim, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in November 2017. Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 70G6.
Notify
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
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