January 10, 2002
Volkswagen Has Recalled 2000-2001 Audi TT QuattroV8
Detroit, MI (SafetyAlerts) - The National Highway
Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has published a recall affecting
the Volkswagen of America, Inc. 2000-2001 Audi TT QuattroV8.
Potential Number of Units Affected: 3,700
Defect: On certain passenger vehicles, moisture could enter the mounting
bushing and bolt combination of the rear track control arm and cause
corrosion. Corrosion could impede the free movement of the control arm.
Remedy: Dealers will replace the track control arms. The manufacturer has
reported that owner notification began Dec. 14, 2001. Owners who do not
receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Audi at
[NHTSA Recall No. 01V325/Audi Recall No. LL].
Regarding Auto Recalls
Frequently SafetyAlerts will list
auto recalls before
your dealer will know about them. If you have a vehicle
affected by one of these posted recalls be sure and
write down the NHTSA
CAMPAIGN ID Number.
If your dealer doesn't know about the recall when you
check, ask them how they are notified of recalls and
when the next update is due.
Did you know?
During 2001 there were over
1575 products recalled in the United
States for safety reasons!
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