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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 1-800-822-2834.

[NHTSA Recall No. 01V325/Audi Recall No. LL].

Important Note 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 
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!

How many did you hear about?

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