2017 Audi A3 Cabriolet Safety Ratings
2.0 TFSI Prestige FWD
Safety Ratings data is not currently available for the 2017 Audi A3 Cabriolet 2.0 TFSI Prestige FWD.
See Safety Ratings for the 2018 Audi A3 Cabriolet 2.0 TFSI Prestige FWD .
|US NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID:||17V508000|
|Mfg's Report Date:||AUG 15, 2017|
|Component:||ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected:||8383|
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Audi A3 Cabriolet and A3 Sedan vehicles. The Engine Control Unit (ECU) software may misinterpret the flywheel rotation on engine start-up as a "knocking" condition, and the adjusted air/fuel mixture may result in an engine stall.
An engine stall can increase the risk of a crash.
Audi will notify owners, and dealers will reprogram the ECU software, free of charge. The recall began September 19, 2017. Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 24DF.
Dates of Manufacture:
SEP 22, 2016 to AUG 24, 2017
Manufacturer Recall Number:
The safety ratings and information is provided directly from the
Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)
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