AUDI A8 2009: VISIBILITY:SUN ROOF ASSEMBLY

Make : AUDI Model : A8 Year : 2009
Build Dates : 2007-04-27 - 2008-06-18
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V415000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-08-08 Date Received by ODI: 2016-06-09 Date Added to Database: 2016-06-09
Manufacturers Involved: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 60C3
Component: VISIBILITY:SUN ROOF ASSEMBLY
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 536
Summary:
      Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. "Volkswagen" is recalling certain model year 2007-2009 Audi A8 and S8 vehicles. The sunroof glass on the affected vehicles may not be properly secured to the sunroof frame. As a result, the sunroof glass may detach from the car while driving.
Consequence:
      If the glass detaches from the sunroof frame it could be come a road hazard, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will install additional adhesive between the sunroof glass and frame, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in August 4, 2016. Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 60C3.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 'TTY 1-800-424-9153', or go to www.safercar.gov.