[200q20v] Recall - seems as Audi is finanlly coming around
mtbauer at uswest.net
Sat Oct 27 09:27:11 EDT 2001
Got this off of msn's carpoint.....
Recall Alert: AUDI 100, AUDI 200, AUDI V8
Owner Notification Date: 10/23/2001
Number of Units Potentially
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRIC EQUIPMENT:RADIO:TAPE DECK ETC.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 01V324000
Description of Recall Campaign:
Vehicle Description: Passenger
vehicles. An electrolytic capacitor
contained in the amplifier for each
rear speaker could leak an electrolyte,
which may in time and in the
presence of humidity, cause an unwanted conductive
This condition could result in the
amplifier overheating and a potential fire
Volkswagen has not yet provided the
remedy for this recall.
Volkswagen has not yet provided an
owner notification schedule for this recall.
Owners who take their vehicles to an
authorized dealer on an agreed upon service
date and do not receive the free
remedy within a reasonable time should contact
Audi at 1-800-822-2834. Also contact
the National Highway Traffic Safety
Administration's Auto Safety Hotline
at 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236)
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