A recall notce for Audi Q5 (FY) MY2017-MY2020 supplied by Audi Australia Pty Ltd as incorrectly fastened wheel arch covers could come loose over time and potentially detach from affected vehicles and pose an accident risk to road users.
Audi Australia Pty Ltd - Audi Q5 (FY) MY2017-MY2020
28 Nov 2019
Audi Q5 (FY) models manufactured between 2016 and 2019
Model Years 2017 - 2020
11 140 affected vehicles
VIN (Vehicle identification number)
See attached VIN list
What are the defects?
Incorrectly fastened wheel arch covers could come loose over time and potentially detach from affected vehicles.
What are the hazards?
If the wheel arch covers loosen, they may detach from the vehicle and pose an accident risk to road users.
What should consumers do?
Audi Australia Pty Ltd is contacting all known owners of affected vehicles. Consumers should contact their nearest Audi Dealer to arrange for inspection and repair. The securing clips on both rear wheel arch covers will be replaced with improved parts.
For further information, contact the Audi Australia 24-hour toll free number 1800 50 AUDI (2834).
Traders who sold this product
Audi Australia Dealers
Where the product was sold
Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development is the responsible regulator for this recall.