Audi S3 Recalls
There have been 0 recalls on S3 vehicles in recent years. The latest, dated 2017-03-23 and published by the NHTSA on 2017-04-04, was due to a problem with the passenger occupant classification system. Approximately 11618 vehicles were involved. Since 2017, S3's have experienced approximately 1 recall(s) . See a list of recalls for your model year below.
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Detailed Recall Information for Audi S3
|2017-03-23||(Published by NHTSA on 2017-04-04)|
|Recall Summary:||Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2017 Audi A3 and S3 Sedan vehicles. In a lower-speed crash situation, the air bag control unit software may deploy the passenger frontal air bag improperly if the front seat passenger is sitting on the edge of the seat or is laying in the seat with the seat reclined. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 208, "Occupant Crash Protection."|
|Hazard:||If the air bag deploys with more force than intended, it can increase the risk of injury.|
|Remedy:||Audi will notify owners, and dealers will update the air bag control module software, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in April 2017. Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 69Q3.|
|Additional Info:||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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Sources may include: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and companies involved with this or a related recall.