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US NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID: 18V862000
Mfg's Report Date: DEC 04, 2018
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING
Potential Number Of Units Affected: 845


Summary:
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2015-2016 Audi A6 Sedans and 2015 Audi A7 vehicles. The auxiliary heater electrical connector on these vehicles may have been incorrectly inserted into the auxiliary heater, possibly resulting in increased electrical resistance.

Consequence:
The extra resistance can cause the connector to overheat, increasing the risk of a fire.

Remedy:
Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the auxiliary heater connector, replacing the auxiliary heater and connector, as necessary, free of charge. The recall began March 15, 2019. Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 82C1.

Dates of Manufacture:
OCT 28, 2014 to OCT 30, 2014

Manufacturer Recall Number:
82C1

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