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2013 Audi A5 recall 80C5/80C6

Audi Recall 80C5/80C6: Auxiliary Heater Electrical Connector May Melt

2013 Audi A5

The melted wires can increase the risk of a fire.

Electrical System — Wiring

Summary
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2013-2016 Audi A5 Coupe, A5 Cabriolet, A4 Sedan, A4 Allroad and Q5 vehicles. Contact corrosion within the electrical connector for the auxiliary heater may cause the heater wires to overheat or melt.
Actions
Audi will notify owners, and dealers will replace the auxiliary heater and, as necessary, update the software, free of charge. The Recall began November 27, 2017. Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's numbers for this recall are 80C5 and 80C6.
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Date Announced
OCT 05, 2017
Vehicles Affected
216,913
Audi Recall #
80C5/80C6
NHTSA Campaign #
17V622000
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