1. 2012 Audi R8 FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS NHTSA Campaign #11V390000

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01, 2011
    • Vehicles Affected: 920

    Summary: Volkswagen is recalling certain model year 2011-2012 Audi R8 spyder vehicles manufactured from May 18, 2010, through June 22, 2011. The fuel supply line may contact and rub against the heat shield in the engine compartment. This could lead to a small fuel leak.

    Consequence: A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source could lead to a vehicle fire.

    Actions: Dealers will inspect the fuel line for damage and replace it if necessary free of charge. The safety recall began on August 22, 2011. Owners may contact Audi at 1-800-822-2834. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #11V390000 »