72J3 – Passenger Seat Improperly Manufactured – 2019 Audi A8

June 5, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V415000

Passenger Seat Improperly Manufactured

A failure of the seat track rivet increases the risk of injury during a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V415

Manufacturer Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.

Components 

Potential Number of Units Affected 66

 

Summary

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Audi) is recalling certain 2019 Audi A8 vehicles equipped with rear relaxation seats. The front passenger seat track rivet may fail and cause the spindle bracket to separate.

 

Remedy

Audi will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger seat tracks, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin August 2, 2019. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Audi’s number for this recall is 72J3.

 

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.

 

Check if your Audi has a Recall


1 Affected Product

Vehicle

MAKE MODEL YEAR
AUDI A8 2019

3 Associated Documents

Recall 573 Report-Amendment 1

RCLRPT-19V415-4195.PDF 215.128KB

Download (PDF, 210KB)


Defect Notice 573 Report

RCLRPT-19V415-8687.PDF 215.127KB

Download (PDF, 210KB)


Recall Acknowledgement

RCAK-19V415-3344.pdf 244.094KB

Download (PDF, 238KB)


Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=19V415&docType=RCL


 

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