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A3 Quattro Recall

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by IN-A3, Feb 14, 2007.

  1. IN-A3
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    [Feb 14, 2007]
    Any one else had recall letter from Audi UK. Its to do with the brake pipe work to the left rear?
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    [Feb 14, 2007]
    More info please. Model, year etc?
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    [Feb 15, 2007]
    yeah more info please??
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    [Feb 15, 2007]
    Nothing Quattro specific but have a look here.

    Obviously these are serious safety recalls. Audi may have their own.
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    Mine's a A3 3.2q 05reg.
    Spoke to dealer and booked it in also something about the wiper motor needs checking too! If this keeps up they will have rebuilt the car!
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    [Feb 16, 2007]
    Definetly only Quattro's effected?
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    [Feb 20, 2007]
    The letter gave my reg and chassis no but says the recall relates to quattro A3's.
    Car has been in and checked. They did nt say if it required any work but it has to have the wiper motor changed. They are on back order!
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    [Feb 20, 2007]
    First I've heard of any recall on an A3?!?
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    flywheel recall? - i can't believe audi are still fannying about with wiper motors???? why the hell can't they get this sorted - it has been the biggest bugbear on these cars since they were released!!!
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    [Feb 21, 2007]
    Thats precisely what they are doing; all motors are replaced FOC as and when the vehicles turn up to Centres. Reason they are on Back Order is because demand has outstripped supply!
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    Yes it s had the flywheel recall done as well!
    Now they have rebuilt so much of the car, can i get the V5c updated to 07modal year lol.
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    [Feb 22, 2007]
    Sorry, this thread doesn't make much sense to me.

    Could someone enlighten me as to what this recall is for?
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