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Audi A5 (2020)

Published on 16 November 2020

Problem description:

The screw connection attaching the seat frame to the seat rail may not be correctly executed.

As a result, it may fail in the event of an accident, increasing the risk of injury.

The Audi A5 models affected by this recall were manufactured in July 2020.

Audi recall code: 72L4

Source: Rapex Alert 46/2020 A12/01482/20

Type of alertSerious
Production period7/2020
Type/number of modelType-approval numbers: e1*2007/46*1900*10-11, e1*2001/116*0430*71-72, Types: F3, B8
Country of originGermany
Alert submitted byGermany
Products were found and measures were taken also insee the source
Measures taken by economic operatorsRecall of the product from end users
Published by Rapex20201113

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.

If you wish to know more about eventual problems of a specific car (e.g. real mileage, potential traffic accidents damages, odometer rollback, repairs, etc.), then we suggest going to HPI-Check.

Check the vehicle

UK car-owners can easily make a pre-check by visiting DVLA website and entering the car registration number; it will also reveal the car’s current MOT status.

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