Published on 01. 04. 2022
Alteration of the rear axle’s toe and/or camber values lead to increased and uneven wear on the rear tyres, and if worn down to its carcass may suffer a sudden loss of pressure. This can lead to loss of traction and may affect vehicle handling, increasing the risk of an accident.
The Audi A5 vehicles affected by this recall were manufactured between 7 November 2019 and 16 April 2021.
Audi recall code: 42L5
Affected models: A4, A5, A6, A7, A8, Q5, Q7, Q8, e-tron
Vehicle numbers (worldwide): 111,682
More information in the article: Audi re-recalls more than 100,000 cars due to tyres
Source: Rapex Alert 13/2022 A12/00504/22
This notification is purely informative for the vehicle type you have selected. As these deficiencies often relate to specific components (engine type, bodywork, equipment), the recall may not apply to all vehicles of this type. For more detailed information on possible recalls for your vehicle, please contact an authorised workshop (see below at "What the owner should do?").
If you read about a recall that you think may affect your car, you should make immediate contact with a Audi dealer or workshop that’s been officially authorised to perform repairs on behalf of the manufacturer and ask for the details.
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