Year: 2012 Make: AUDI Model: A8

Number of OPEN Recalls 1


NHTSA Recall Number:  16V619000
Recall Date:  24 August 2016

SUMMARY
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2010-2013 Audi A8 vehicles manufactured May 15, 2010, to May 14, 2012. The affected vehicles have a coolant valve that may leak, allowing coolant to enter the engine control module causing a loss of power or the engine to stall.

CONSEQUENCE
A vehicle stall increases the risk of a crash.

REMEDY
A vehicle stall increases the risk of a crash.

MANUFACTURER NOTES
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.