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2017 Audi A3 recall 24DF

Audi Recall 24DF: Engine Control Software May Cause Stall

2017 Audi A3

An engine stall can increase the risk of a crash.

Engine And Engine Cooling — Engine

Summary
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.
Actions
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.
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Date Announced
AUG 16, 2017
Vehicles Affected
8,383
Audi Recall #
24DF
NHTSA Campaign #
17V508000
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