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2011 AUDI Q5 Recall - Campaign #18V818000

 
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2011 AUDI Q5 RECALL - #18V818000

RECALL FOR FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE : DELIVERY : FUEL PUMP

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2007-2012 Audi Q7 and 2009-2012 Audi Q5 vehicles, previously repaired under NHTSA recall 16V-660. These vehicles were previously repaired with an interim repair of installing butyl tape to the fuel pump flange, until replacement remedy parts became available.

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Recall Details
Vehicle 2011 AUDI Q5
Manufacturer Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Manufactured between 11/21/2008 - 8/21/2012
Recalled on 11/26/2018
Influenced by Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Owners Notified on 12/28/2018
# Affected 5,987
Recalled for FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
 
Description Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2007-2012 Audi Q7 and 2009-2012 Audi Q5 vehicles, previously repaired under NHTSA recall 16V-660. These vehicles were previously repaired with an interim repair of installing butyl tape to the fuel pump flange, until replacement remedy parts became available.
Consequences The butyl tape may not prevent fuel from leaking. A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source can increase the risk of a fire.
Corrective action Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel pump flange and install butyl tape, free of charge. The recall began December 28, 2018. Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 20BJ.
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.
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