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Audi Q8 (2020)

Published on 12. 04. 2021
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Problem description:

Faulty crash sensors for the airbag restraint systems may have been installed in both the front doors. This could impair the protective effect of the side airbags, head airbags, and/or belt tensioners, increasing the risk of injury in the event of an accident.

The Audi Q8 models affected by this recall were manufactured between July and September 2020.

Audi recall code: 69BM
Affected models: A6, A7, A8, Q7, Q8
Vehicle numbers (worldwide): 711

Source: Rapex Alert 14/2021 INFO/00089/21

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Type of alert Info
Make Audi
Model Q8
Production period 7/2020 - 9/2020
Risk Injury
Type/number of model Types: F2, F8, 4L e1 * 2007/46 * 1801, e1 * 2007/46 * 1751, e1 * 2001/116 * 0350
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 20210409



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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