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Audi A8 (2018 – 2020)

Published on 02. 08. 2021
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Problem description:

Moisture may enter into the engine control unit due to a missing sealing pin in one of the connectors. As a result, the engine may run in an emergency mode with reduced power or stall.

The Audi A8 vehicles affected by this recall were manufactured between April 2018 and October 2020.

Audi recall code: 97EV
Affected models: A8, S8
Vehicle numbers (worldwide): 583

Source: Rapex Alert 30/2021 INFO/00143/21

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Type of alert INFO
Make Audi
Model A8
Production period 4/2018 - 10/2020
Risk Accident
Type/number of model Type: F8 e1*2007/46*1751*
Country of origin Germany
Alert submitted by Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in see the source
Measures taken by economic operators Recall of the product from end users
Published by Rapex 20210730

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's history

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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