2017 Audi Q7
2.0 TFSI Premium
Safety Ratings data is not currently available for the 2017 Audi Q7 2.0 TFSI Premium.
See Safety Ratings for the 2018 Audi Q7 2.0 TFSI Premium .
|US NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID:||16V519000|
|Mfg's Report Date:||JUL 07, 2016|
|Component:||AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected:||14535|
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2017 Audi Q7 vehicles manufactured August 30, 2015, to May 8, 2016. Due to a software issue within the air bag control module, the frontal air bags may deploy with more force than required in certain crashes. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 208, "Occupant Crash Protection."
Air bags that deploy with excessive force may increase the risk of injury.
Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will update the air bag control module software, free of charge. The recall began September 2016. Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 69O3.
Dates of Manufacture:
AUG 29, 2015 to MAY 07, 2016
Manufacturer Recall Number:
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