Recall Watch: The Latest Automotive Safety Recalls

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2021-22 Audi Q3
Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America
Number of vehicles affected: 13,004
Report Date: September 8, 2022
Issue: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2021-2022 Audi Q3 vehicles. The vent pipe within the fuel tank may have been damaged during fuel tank assembly. A damaged vent pipe may allow fuel to spill out of the filler neck when the fuel cap is opened, increasing the risk of an injury.
Solution: Dealers will inspect the internal vent pipe for damage and replace the charcoal canister and the fuel tank, if necessary, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed November 4, 2022.
Contact: Owners may contact Audi’s customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Volkswagen’s number for this recall is 20DS.

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