The detached trim may become a road hazard, increasing the risk of crash.

Structure — Body

Date Announced
OCT 16, 2019
Vehicles Affected
174,278
Audi Recall #
66K8
NHTSA Campaign #
19V737000
Summary
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Audi) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Audi SQ5 and 2018-2020 Audi Q5 vehicles. The rear wheel arch cover trim may loosen and detach from the vehicle.
Actions
Audi will notify owners, and dealers will replace the four clips securing the forward part of the rear wheel arch trim, free of charge. The recall began November 1, 2019. Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Audi's number for this recall is 66K8.