2017 Audi Q3
2.0 TFSI Prestige quattro AWD
Safety Ratings data is not currently available for the 2017 Audi Q3 2.0 TFSI Prestige quattro AWD.
|US NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID:||17V400000|
|Mfg's Report Date:||JUN 25, 2017|
|Component:||EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected:||24754|
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2016-2017 Audi Q3 vehicles. If the parking brake is used during emergency braking, the brake lights on the vehicle will not activate. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 108, "Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment."
A vehicle approaching from behind may not have any warning that the vehicle is stopping, increasing the risk of a crash.
Audi will notify owners, and dealers will update the vehicle software, free of charge. The recall began July 31, 2017. Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 45G6.
Dates of Manufacture:
FEB 17, 2015 to SEP 15, 2016
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)