[V8] Recall Fun

William Gutierrez lundabo at msn.com
Fri May 5 15:27:19 EDT 2006

Apparently, not all customers are treated equally.  My brother's 2006 A6 
went in the shop for a few days and they lent him a 2006 A8.  Very nice car 
by the way.  A significant step above my 2002 A8L.

Bill G.

>From: "urq" <urq at pacbell.net>
>To: <v8 at audifans.com>
>Subject: Re: [V8] Recall Fun
>Date: Thu, 4 May 2006 23:42:06 -0700
>deja vu all over again!  ... sounds like Audi hasn't learned much in the
>couple years since I got #344 done ... ;-(
>... as I recall we got a Taurus from Enterprise ...
>Steve B
>San Jose, CA (USA)
> > The local Audi dealership took the center console of our V8 #1 apart to
> > replace the airbag control module under AOA recall.  They report (I 
> > see it) that the airbag light fails to go out with the new module in
> > place.
> > So they took the center console all apart again and, in addition, took 
> > the dash cover and half the dash to see if there was some compromise in
> > the
> > wiring.  Finally decided between them and the service rep at AOA that 
> > need another or a different module and so we're waiting for more parts.
> > So AOA rented us a little truck from the local Thrifty Rent-A-Car to run
> > around in until they get it back together.  They wouldn't let me borrow 
> > car off the used car lot I'd been looking at.
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