1. 2017 Audi Q7 STEERING:ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM NHTSA Campaign #16V648000

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 08, 2016
    • Vehicles Affected: 8

    Summary: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2017 Audi Q7 vehicles manufactured November 11, 2015, to November 23, 2015. In the affected vehicles, the electric power steering assist control unit may short circuit resulting in a loss of power steering assist.

    Consequence: With a loss of power steering assist, extra steering effort will be required, especially at lower speeds, increasing the risk of a crash.

    Actions: Audi will notify owners, and dealers will replace the steering rack, free of charge. The recall began November 2016. Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-822-2834. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 48M5. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #16V648000 »

  2. 2017 Audi Q7 SEATS:MID/REAR ASSEMBLY NHTSA Campaign #16V641000

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 06, 2016
    • Vehicles Affected: 19,205

    Summary: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2017 Audi Q7 vehicles manufactured August 30, 2015, to July 10, 2016. In the affected vehicles, the third row seat back may move forward under load, such as in a frontal collision. As such, the vehicles do not conform to Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 207, "Seating Systems."

    Consequence: If the third row seat does not remain in its adjusted position, there may be an increased risk of injury to an occupant in the event of a crash.

    Actions: Audi will notify owners, and dealers will install an additional support bracket to the seat, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in November 2016. Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 72F8. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #16V641000 »

  3. 2017 Audi Q7 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE, EXTERIOR LIGHTING NHTSA Campaign #16V642000

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 06, 2016
    • Vehicles Affected: 79,895

    Summary: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2016 TT roadster, A3 cabriolet, A3 sedan and A3 e-tron, 2016-2017 TT coupe, 2017 A4 sedan and Q7 and 2015-2017 Q3 vehicles. The affected vehicles may have been programmed with new software that inadvertently makes the side marker lights inoperative in conjunction with the parking lights or the headlights. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 108, "Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment."

    Consequence: If the side marker lights do not illuminate, the vehicle may be less visible at night, increasing the risk of a crash.

    Actions: Audi will notify owners, and dealers will upload revised software to correct the issue, free of charge. This recall began November 2016. Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 97CB. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #16V642000 »

  4. 2017 Audi Q7 AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE NHTSA Campaign #16V519000

    • Date Announced: JULY 08, 2016
    • Vehicles Affected: 14,535

    Summary: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2017 Audi Q7 vehicles manufactured August 30, 2015, to May 8, 2016. Due to a software issue within the air bag control module, the frontal air bags may deploy with more force than required in certain crashes. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 208, "Occupant Crash Protection."

    Consequence: Air bags that deploy with excessive force may increase the risk of injury.

    Actions: Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will update the air bag control module software, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 69O3. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #16V519000 »