AUDI A8 2017: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM:FUEL RAIL

Make : AUDI Model : A8 Year : 2017
Build Dates : 2014-03-12 - 2017-06-18
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 19V035000
Date Owner's Notified: 2019-02-28 Date Received by ODI: 2019-01-16 Date Added to Database: 2019-01-31
Manufacturers Involved: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 24DP
Component: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM:FUEL RAIL
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 74881
Summary:
      Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. "Audi" is recalling certain 2016-2018 Q7, A6 and A7 vehicles, and 2015-2018 Audi A8 vehicles. The left and right fuel rails may leak fuel.
Consequence:
      A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source can increase risk of a fire.
Remedy:
      Audi has notified owners, and dealers will replace the left and right fuel rail, free of charge. The recall began February 28, 2019. Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Audi's number for this recall is 24DP.
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.