Oil Leak From the ATF Sump Area – 2016-2018 Audi

NHTSA ID Number: 10161605

Manufacturer Communication Number: A3419412050215_5

Summary

This bulletin contains repair instructions for when an oil leak is present around the ATF sump. 2018 A5 Sportback

 

8 Affected Products

Vehicles

MAKE MODEL YEAR
AUDI A4 2017
AUDI A5 2017-2018
AUDI A5 CABRIOLET 2018
AUDI A6 2016-2017
AUDI ALLROAD 2017
AUDI Q5 2018

Customer statement:

  • Oil leaking from the vehicle.

 

Workshop findings:

  • Oil leak found in the ATF sump area.


2050215/5
June 13, 2019

https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls?nhtsaId=10161605

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/tsbs/2019/MC-10161605-0001.pdf

Download (PDF, 504KB)


 

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