Audi RS6 Recalls
There has been 1 recall on RS6 vehicles in recent years. The latest was issued on 2011-05-03 due to a problem with the tank assembly. Approximately 5992 vehicles were involved. Since 1998, RS6's have experienced approximately 2 recall(s) due to hazards with various components, including the electrical system. See a list of recalls for your model year below.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Also check the list of Additional Audi Models to the right. At times, the manufacturer or the NHTSA may use slightly different model names, or group models together by series.
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Detailed Recall Information for Audi RS6
|2004-03-22||(Published by NHTSA on 2004-03-22)|
|Recall Summary:||ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, IF A DRIVER'S KNEES PUSH AGAINST THE KNEE BOLSTER (CRASH ELEMENT) LOCATED UNDER THE DASHBOARD, IT CAN CONTACT THE HEADLIGHT SWITCH WIRING HARNESS, AND AN ELECTRICAL SHORT COULD OCCUR.|
|Hazard:||A FIRE COULD ORIGINATE IN THE LEFT DASHBOARD AREA.|
|Remedy:||DEALERS WILL INSTALL A PROTECTIVE COVERING ON THE KNEE BOLSTER (CRASH ELEMENT). IN ADDITION, THE WIRING HARNESS AS WELL AS THE FELT PROTECTOR ON THE LEFT SIDE OF THE DASHBOARD CARRIER WILL BE CHECKED, AND REPLACED IF NECESSARY. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JULY 26, 2004. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT AUDI AT 1-800-822-2834.|
|Additional Info:||CUSTOMERS CAN ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236).|
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Sources may include: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and companies involved with this or a related recall.