1. 2012 Audi A6 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS NHTSA Campaign #16V646000

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 07, 2016
    • Vehicles Affected: 28,249

    Summary: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2012-2013 Audi A6 and Audi A7 vehicles. The affected vehicles have a fuel hose in the engine compartment that may degrade and leak fuel.

    Consequence: A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source increases the risk of a fire.

    Actions: Audi will notify owners, and dealers will replace the under hood fuel pump and fuel hose, free of charge. The recall began November 2016. Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 24BZ. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #16V646000 »

  2. 2012 Audi A6 AIR BAGS: PASSENGER OCCUPANT CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM NHTSA Campaign #15V823000

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 08, 2015
    • Vehicles Affected: 21,074

    Summary: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2012-2013 Audi A6 vehicles manufactured March 28, 2011, to March 25, 2013, and 2012-2013 Audi A7 vehicles manufactured January 25, 2011, to March 19, 2013. In vehicles with heated and cooled seats, the Passenger Occupant Detection System (PODS), used to enable the front passenger air bags, may malfunction and prevent the passenger-side air bags from deploying in a crash.

    Consequence: An air bag that does not deploy as intended increases the risk of occupant injury in a crash.

    Actions: Volkswagen will notify owners, and Audi dealers will install a PODS system repair kit, free of charge. The recall began on February 5, 2016. Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 74D1. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #15V823000 »

  3. 2012 Audi A6 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM:FUEL RAIL NHTSA Campaign #15V019000

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 20, 2015
    • Vehicles Affected: 26,008

    Summary: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2011-2012 Audi S4, S5, Q7, 2012 Audi A6, Volkswagen Touareg Hybrid, and 2012-2013 Audi A7 vehicles. In the affected vehicles the fuel injection system may experience a fuel leak.

    Consequence: A fuel leak in the injection system in the presence of an ignition source, increases the risk of a fire.

    Actions: Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel rails and corresponding seals, free of charge. The recall began on March 17, 2015. Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-822-2834 or Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's numbers for this recall are 24AP for Audi customers and 24BK for Volkswagen customers. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #15V019000 »

  4. 2012 Audi A6 AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW NHTSA Campaign #11V580000

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 06, 2011
    • Vehicles Affected: 317

    Summary: Volkswagen is recalling certain model 2012 Audi A6 vehicles manufactured from April 8, 2011, through May 26, 2011. Due to a problem in the stitching process of the curtain air bag, the seam of the air bag may not be stitched properly.

    Consequence: In the event of a crash, the head curtain air bag may not deploy and will not be able to properly protect an occupant, increasing the risk of an injury.

    Actions: Volkswagen will notify all owners and dealers will replace the left and/or right curtain air bag free of charge. The safety recall is expected to begin during January 2012. Owners may contact Volkswagen at 1-800-822-8987. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #11V580000 »