Recalls & Defects For 2017 Audi Q5


Vehicle Report: 2017 Audi Q5


Recalls & Defects

Recall Subject: Fuel System, Gasoline:delivery:fuel Pump

Report Receipt Date: 05/03/2017
NHTSA Campaign: 17v298000

Summary
Volkswagen group of america, inc. (volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2013-2017 audi q5 and 2013-2017 audi q7 vehicles. these gasoline-powered vehicles have a fuel pump flange that may crack, allowing fuel to leak.

Consequence
A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source increases the risk of a fire.

Remedy
Audi will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel pump flange if cracks are present. flanges that do not have cracks will have a protective film applied. these repairs will be performed free of charge. the recall began july 3, 2017. owners may contact audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. volkswagen's number for this recall is 20z8. note: this recall is an expansion of recall 16v-660.

Notes
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.


Recall Subject: Engine and Engine Cooling:cooling System

Report Receipt Date: 01/03/2017
NHTSA Campaign: 17v002000

Summary
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.

Consequence
If the coolant pump overheats, it can increase the risk of a fire.

Remedy
Audi will notify owners, and dealers will update the software so that the power supply to the coolant pump is deactivated if the pump becomes blocked with debris, free of charge. the recall is expected to begin february 20, 2017. owners may contact audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. volkswagen's number for this recall is 19m1.

Notes
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.


Recall Subject: Visibility:sun Roof Assembly

Report Receipt Date: 01/03/2017
NHTSA Campaign: 17v001000

Summary
Volkswagen group of america, inc. (volkswagen) is recalling certain 2011-2017 audi q5 vehicles. the sunroof drainage system may allow water to soak into the foam surrounding the side head air bag inflator canister resulting in the corrosion of the canister. if this happens, the corrosion can weaken the canister and the inflator could fracture without air bag deployment, propelling fragments into the passenger compartment, striking and causing serious injury to vehicle occupants.

Consequence
An inflator rupture may result in metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.

Remedy
Audi will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the inflator and either coat it or replace it, as necessary, after removing the surrounding foam, free of charge. the recall is expected to began march 2017. owners may contact audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. volkswagen's number for this recall is 69p1.

Notes
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.


Recall Subject: Power Train:automatic Transmission:gear Position Indication (Prndl)

Report Receipt Date: 05/03/2017
NHTSA Campaign: 17v297000

Summary
Volkswagen group of america, inc. (volkswagen) is recalling certain 2017 audi q5 vehicles. due to a manufacturing defect within the gearbox, despite selecting the park position, the vehicle may still unexpectedly roll.

Consequence
Despite selecting 'park', if the parking brake is not applied, the vehicle may rollaway, increasing the risk of a crash.

Remedy
Audi will notify owners, and dealers will replace the geabox in the affected vehicles, free of charge. the recall began may 15, 2017. owners may contact audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. volkswagen's number for this recall is 37k6.

Notes
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.


Recall Subject: Engine and Engine Cooling:cooling System

Report Receipt Date: 04/11/2018
NHTSA Campaign: 18v229000

Summary
Volkswagen group of america, inc. (volkswagen) is recalling certain 2013-2017 audi a5 cabriolet, a5 sedan and audi q5 vehicles, 2012-2015 audi a6 vehicles and 2013-2016 audi a4 sedan and a4 allroad vehicles. these vehicles, equipped with 2.0l turbo fsi engines, have an electric coolant pump that can either become blocked with debris from the cooling system causing it to overheat or can short-circuit from moisture within the pump.

Consequence
A blocked pump or a short-circuited pump can increase the risk of a fire.

Remedy
Audi will notify owners, and dealers will replace the pumps, free of charge. parts are not currently available. the recall began september 14, 2018. owners may contact audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. audi's number's for this recall is 19n3/19n4. note: this recall is in additional to the coolant pump software update applied as a remedy under recall 17v002.

Notes
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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