69EM Driver’s Side Air Bag Inflator May Explode – 2015-2016 Volkswagen Beetle & Beetle Convertible

2016 Volkswagen Beetle

December 21, 2022 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 22V945000 Driver’s Side Air Bag Inflator May Explode An inflator explosion may result in sharp metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.   NHTSA Campaign Number: 22V945 Manufacturer Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. Components AIR BAGS Potential Number of Units Affected 37,558   Summary Volkswagen Group of … Read more

Safety Recall 21H7 / Oil Strainer- 2013-2017 Audi A8, S6, S7, S8, & 2014-2017 RS7

2017 Audi A8

March 23, 2022 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 22V178000 Blocked Turbocharger Oil Strainer Worn bearings can cause the turbine wheel to contact the turbocharger housing or cause the shaft to break, causing an engine stall and increasing the risk of a crash.   NHTSA Campaign Number: 22V178 Manufacturer Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. Components ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING Potential Number of … Read more

Texas DMV / Safety Recalls 69R6, 69R7, 69S8

VolksWagen & Audi

NHTSA ID Number: 10194426 Manufacturer Communication Number: TRMTXDMV_Audi Summary In conjunction with the Texas DMV, Audi will be sending Takata airbag recall reminder notices to approximately 7,185 Audi owners in the State of Texas on May 17, 2021.   Takata Reminder Mailing – Texas DMV / Safety Recalls 69R6, 69R7, 69S8 Mailing Information: In conjunction with the … Read more

2005-2023 Audi Parking Assistance Provides False Warnings

2022 Audi SQ8

NHTSA ID Number: 10194418 Manufacturer Communication Number: A9121042024323_8 Summary This bulletin contains technical information regarding when the parking aid sporadically warns of obstacles that don’t exist or it is inoperative/constant warning.   Customer states one of the following: Parking aid sporadically warns of obstacles when none exist. Parking aid is inoperative or provides a constant warning.   … Read more

2015-2020 Audi Safety Recall 69BY Passenger Occupant Detection System (PODS)

2020 Audi RS3

March 22, 2021 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 21V198000 Passenger Air Bag May Deactivate A deactivated passenger air bag increases the risk of injury during a crash.   NHTSA Campaign Number: 21V198 Manufacturer Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. Components AIR BAGS Potential Number of Units Affected 153,152   Summary Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Audi) is recalling certain 2015-2020 Audi S3 Sedan, … Read more