Year: 1987 Make: AUDI Model: Quattro

Number of OPEN Recalls 1


NHTSA Recall Number:  89V006000
Recall Date:  17 January 1989

SUMMARY
FUEL INJECTION SEALS MAY HARDEN, DUE TO HIGH TEMPERATURE AND ALCOHOL IN SOME FUELS, AND ALLOW FUEL TO ESCAPE INTO THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT.

CONSEQUENCE
FUEL DRIPPING ONTO HOT ENGINE COMPONENTS COULD CAUSE ANENGINE COMPARTMENT FIRE.

REMEDY
FUEL DRIPPING ONTO HOT ENGINE COMPONENTS COULD CAUSE ANENGINE COMPARTMENT FIRE.

MANUFACTURER NOTES
SYSTEM: FUELVEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER CARS WITH TURBO.