Recall Watch: The Latest Automotive Safety Recalls

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2021-22 Audi A8, A6 allroad, e-tron quattro; 2022 Audi A3, A4, A5, A6, A7, S3, S4, S5, S6, S8, RS6, RS7, Q3, Q7, Q8, SQ7, SQ8, RSQ8
Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America
Number of vehicles affected: 6,076
Report Date: October 26, 2022
Issue: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Audi) is recalling certain 2021-2022 AUDI A8, A6 Allroad, E-TRON Quattro, 2022 S3, RSQ8, RS7, RS6 Avant, Q8, Q7, Q3, E-TRON Sportback Quattro, S5 Cabriolet, E-TRON GT, S5 Sportback, A7, A6, A5 Sportback, A5 Cabriolet, A4, A4 Allroad, A3, S8, SQ7, SQ8, S6, and S4 vehicles. The infotainment main unit may become damaged internally when the vehicle is shut off, resulting in an inoperative rearview camera display the next time the vehicle is started. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard number 111, “Rear Visibility.” An inoperative rearview camera display reduces the driver’s rear visibility, increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: Dealers will replace the infotainment main unit, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed December 25, 2022.
Contact: Owners may contact Audi’s customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Audi’s number for this recall is 91Ei.

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