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TSB List for the 2016 Audi R8

The TSB information displayed below are summaries. Unfortunately we do not have access to the full versions. To get full information about a particular TSB, write down the TSB title & date, & either contact your local dealer or click on the links below.

SUSPENSION

  • TSB #A401770 2018194-

    NHTSA ID #10127860

    • Date Announced: JULY 12 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This informational bulletin contains knowledge on why oil may appear on one or several of the shock absorbers.

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  • TSB #A401769 2017148-

    NHTSA ID #10127824

    • Date Announced: JULY 11 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This informational bulletin explains why there is a chattering or skipping sensation on tight turns.

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  • TSB #A401767 2017148-

    NHTSA ID #10127750

    • Date Announced: JUNE 29 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This informational bulletin explains why there is a chattering or skipping sensation on tight turns.

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SUSPENSION:FRONT

  • TSB #A441764 2022563-

    NHTSA ID #10128340

    • Date Announced: MAY 22 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin provides information regarding vibrations or movement that are felt in the wheel.

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  • TSB #A441663 2022563-

    NHTSA ID #10128010

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 19 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin provides information regarding vibrations or movement that are felt in the wheel.

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SUSPENSION:REAR:SHOCK ABSORBER

  • TSB #A261732 2047565-

    NHTSA ID #10128347

    • Date Announced: MAY 16 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: There is a chirping type noise in the rear area of the vehicle and new washers have been put into Production.

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SUSPENSION:MULTIPLE AXLE

  • TSB #A401544 2017148-

    NHTSA ID #10119860

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 26 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: A chattering/skipping sensation felt in the front axle during tight, slow-speed turns could occur when tires are cold or ambient temperatures are low, road surface is wet/dirty, and/or the vehicle has been parked for an extended period of t

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BRAKES (PWS)

  • TSB #ATU 8/2016

    NHTSA ID #10106088

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 26 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: RUNNING GEAR: AUDI MAGNETIC RIDE - KNOCKING NOISES FROM REAR SHOCKS ON S3 (8V) AND TTS (FV) BRAKE SYSTEM: BRAKING NOISES - BASIC PRINCIPALS FOR DIAGNOSIS AND REPAIR. RUNNING GEAR: MULTI-COLLISION BRAKE

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ENGINE (PWS)

  • TSB #A171782 2010043-

    NHTSA ID #10128350

    • Date Announced: MAY 10 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This informational bulletin contains all the the Audi Oil Quality Standards that should be used when doing an oil change.

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  • TSB #A871679 2041717-

    NHTSA ID #10130183

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 17 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin applies to any repair that requires replacement of the air conditioning compressor and details how to run a ODIS GFF test plan.

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

  • TSB #Scheduled Mainte

    NHTSA ID #10133434

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 10 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Major Maintenance Section: CHANGED: "(except Audi A3 e-tron)" to (Audi A3 etron only)" at the end of "Cooling system for electrical components: Check coolant level according to description in ElsaPro" ADDED: "(except A3 e-tron)" at the e

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  • TSB #A001795 2048152-

    NHTSA ID #10127736

    • Date Announced: JUNE 16 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This informational bulletin explains why engine oil can be discolored.

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  • TSB #A191777 2046712-

    NHTSA ID #10118415

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 03 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This informational bulletin contains guidelines for figuring out why coolant marks are present around the coolant expansion tank cap.

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  • TSB #A871679 2041717-

    NHTSA ID #10130183

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 17 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin applies to any repair that requires replacement of the air conditioning compressor and details how to run a ODIS GFF test plan.

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  • TSB #2013_06_ATU Chec

    NHTSA ID #10124685

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 05 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This document contains information on the oil level measurement dry sump lubrication system.

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM

  • TSB #A191789 2046712-

    NHTSA ID #10127818

    • Date Announced: JULY 14 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This informational bulletin contains guidelines for figuring out why coolant marks are present around the coolant expansion tank cap.

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE

  • TSB #A261731 2047565-

    NHTSA ID #10130226

    • Date Announced: APRIL 18 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: There is a chirping type noise in the rear area of the vehicle and new washers have been put into Production.

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POWER TRAIN

  • TSB #MY 2016 Audi USA

    NHTSA ID #10128250

    • Date Announced: MARCH 16 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Added to: DSG/S tronic - "Change ATF oil and replace transmission filter element for clutch hydraulics"

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POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY

  • TSB #A301722 2019850-

    NHTSA ID #10128346

    • Date Announced: MAY 10 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This technical service bulletin provides guidelines for diagnosing the clutch plate.

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

  • TSB #Scheduled Mainte

    NHTSA ID #10133434

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 10 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Major Maintenance Section: CHANGED: "(except Audi A3 e-tron)" to (Audi A3 etron only)" at the end of "Cooling system for electrical components: Check coolant level according to description in ElsaPro" ADDED: "(except A3 e-tron)" at the e

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  • TSB #A911743 2042097-

    NHTSA ID #10127949

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 21 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This informational bulletin contains resource information for when the traffic feature is inoperative in the MMI navigation.

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  • TSB #A001684 2037949-

    NHTSA ID #10127992

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 10 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This technical bulletin provides instructions for an an error message and updating with an SVM code.

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  • TSB #ATU 8/2016

    NHTSA ID #10106088

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 26 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: RUNNING GEAR: AUDI MAGNETIC RIDE - KNOCKING NOISES FROM REAR SHOCKS ON S3 (8V) AND TTS (FV) BRAKE SYSTEM: BRAKING NOISES - BASIC PRINCIPALS FOR DIAGNOSIS AND REPAIR. RUNNING GEAR: MULTI-COLLISION BRAKE

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  • TSB #A57162620220327

    NHTSA ID #10093410

    • Date Announced: JUNE 28 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETIN PROVIDES TROUBLESHOOTING INFORMATION FOR THE VEHICLE LOCKING SYSTEM.

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY

  • TSB #A571738 2017082-

    NHTSA ID #10128205

    • Date Announced: MARCH 23 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This informational bulletin contains instructions for sychronizing the remote key after the battery has been disconnected or replaced.

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DIGITAL INSTRUMENT PANEL

  • TSB #A701440 2039016-

    NHTSA ID #10124880

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 18 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: The customer hears creaking noises from the instrument panel, particularly over rough roads. These noises may be caused by contact between the instrument panel carrier and an adjustment cam used in the assembly process in production.

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE

  • TSB #A911737 2047576-

    NHTSA ID #10127841

    • Date Announced: JULY 27 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This is a reference bulletin that contains software update information for the MID2 MMI system.

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  • TSB #A001796 2047812

    NHTSA ID #10130229

    • Date Announced: JUNE 20 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This informational bulletin contains instructions for setting up and using the SD creator program.

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  • TSB #A91163920420133

    NHTSA ID #10094053

    • Date Announced: APRIL 18 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETIN EXPLAINS HOW TO DIAGNOSE AND RESOLVE ISSUES WITH AUDI CONNECT ONLINE DESTINATION SEARCH, GOOGLE EARTH NAVIGATION VIEW, AND INRIX ONLINE TRAFFIC.

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  • TSB #A961604 2042811-

    NHTSA ID #10118358

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 03 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Audi connect Gen1 and Gen2 systems: Differences and troubleshooting. The customer has a general concern related to Audi connect. Different features are included with different generations of the Audi connect system. The Audi connect Gen1 sy

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  • TSB #A571402 2022032-

    NHTSA ID #10122555

    • Date Announced: JULY 18 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Supersedes Technical Service Bulletin Group 57 number 13-97 dated October 29, 2013. The customer inquires about the operation of the vehicle locking, and may suggest that the vehicle ?locked itself?. The lock command history is stored in th

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STRUCTURE:BODY

  • TSB #A661441 2038477-

    NHTSA ID #10124756

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 06 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: The rear spoiler extends slowly or operates erratically. An error light for the rear spoiler may be illuminated. The rear spoiler operation can be restricted due to corrosion in the spoiler drive unit. As a result, the rear spoiler becomes

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TIRES

  • TSB #Tire Chain - 201

    NHTSA ID #10124694

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This document contains the Audi tire chain information by vehicle.

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  • TSB #Normal Load Cond

    NHTSA ID #10120067

    • Date Announced: MAY 29 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This document contains the normal load condition tire pressure table.

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  • TSB #Normal Load Cond

    NHTSA ID #10120068

    • Date Announced: MAY 29 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This document contains the normal load condition tire pressure table. This document is in Spanish.

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  • TSB #Tire Pressure Ta

    NHTSA ID #10119934

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 13 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This document contains the Audi normal load condition tire pressure table. This document is in Spanish.

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  • TSB #Tire Pressure Ta

    NHTSA ID #10119935

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 13 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This document contains the Audi normal load condition tire pressure table.

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TIRES:TEMPORARY/EMERGENCY SPARE TIRE

  • TSB #Tire Chain Info

    NHTSA ID #10120665

    • Date Announced: MARCH 29 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This document contains Audi tire chain information by vehicle. Snow chains must not be used on the compact spare wheel. Provided the subject tires can accommodate snow chains, such chains can be used only on the front wheels if the vehicle

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TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS

  • TSB #Tire Pressure Ta

    NHTSA ID #10118387

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 09 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This document contains the tire pressure table for MY 2017 Audi vehicles under normal load conditions.

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WHEELS

  • TSB #2016 Audi Tire C

    NHTSA ID #10119814

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 24 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 3.0T R18 235/55 R19 104H Winter Wheel and Tire pkg changed to R19 235/55 R19 104H Winter Wheel and Tire pkg

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  • TSB #A441662 2010334-

    NHTSA ID #10128009

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 19 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This information TSB provides information regarding the correct way to torque adjust a wheel bolt.

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FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: DYNAMIC BRAKE SUPPORT/BRAKE ASSIST

  • TSB #A911736 2024323-

    NHTSA ID #10127840

    • Date Announced: JULY 26 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin contains technical information regarding when the parking aid sporadically warns of obstacles that don't exist or it is inoperative/constant warning.

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FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: ADAPTIVE CRUISE CONTROL

  • TSB #A911732 2033355-

    NHTSA ID #10127758

    • Date Announced: JUNE 16 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This informational bulletin contains information on why ACC sensor could be deactivated.

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BACK OVER PREVENTION: CAMERA SYSTEM

  • TSB #A96160620295632

    NHTSA ID #10094116

    • Date Announced: APRIL 20 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETIN EXPLAINS POSSIBLE CAUSES FOR THE REARVIEW CAMERA TO NOT DISPLAY AN IMAGE.

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EQUIPMENT

  • TSB #A001706 2047812-

    NHTSA ID #10133221

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 18 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This informational bulletin contains instructions for setting up and using the SD creator program.

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  • TSB #SM 18-2017 EN

    NHTSA ID #10128270

    • Date Announced: MARCH 08 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This special notice is to inform dealers to return all part numbers listed and order successor part numbers going forward.

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  • TSB #ATE-17-05

    NHTSA ID #10128222

    • Date Announced: MARCH 03 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Due to increasing requests for high voltage personal protective equipment (HVE PPE) for dealer technicians working with high voltage vehicles (Hybrid, Plugin Hybrid, Electric Vehicle), the Volkswagen Tools and Equipment Team has identified

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  • TSB #A921613 2038151-

    NHTSA ID #10128027

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 14 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin provides instructions for repairing a vehicle with a washer solvent light on but the level is correct.

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  • TSB #A921612 2038151-

    NHTSA ID #10128026

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 12 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin provides instructions for repairing a vehicle with a washer solvent light on but the level is correct.

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  • TSB #A66165620384772

    NHTSA ID #10093253

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 02 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETIN PROVIDES INSTRUCTIONS FOR THE LUBRICATING REAR SPOILER DRIVE UNIT.

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

  • TSB #A911462 2038296-

    NHTSA ID #10124764

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: The audio CD or navigation DVD cannot be ejected from the RNS-E optical disc slot behind the navigation screen. The adaptation for enabling the eject button was either not performed at PDI or was not performed correctly (with a bus sleep im

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

  • TSB #A91163920420133

    NHTSA ID #10094053

    • Date Announced: APRIL 18 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETIN EXPLAINS HOW TO DIAGNOSE AND RESOLVE ISSUES WITH AUDI CONNECT ONLINE DESTINATION SEARCH, GOOGLE EARTH NAVIGATION VIEW, AND INRIX ONLINE TRAFFIC.

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  • TSB #A911462 2038296-

    NHTSA ID #10124764

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: The audio CD or navigation DVD cannot be ejected from the RNS-E optical disc slot behind the navigation screen. The adaptation for enabling the eject button was either not performed at PDI or was not performed correctly (with a bus sleep im

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EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER

  • TSB #A871679 2041717-

    NHTSA ID #10130183

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 17 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin applies to any repair that requires replacement of the air conditioning compressor and details how to run a ODIS GFF test plan.

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EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL

  • TSB #A66165620384772

    NHTSA ID #10096644

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 02 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETIN PROVIDES INSTRUCTIONS FOR THE LUBRICATING REAR SPOILER DRIVE UNIT.

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EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

  • TSB #SM 18-2017 EN

    NHTSA ID #10128270

    • Date Announced: MARCH 08 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This special notice is to inform dealers to return all part numbers listed and order successor part numbers going forward.

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EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

  • TSB #Scheduled Mainte

    NHTSA ID #10133433

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 07 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Major Maintenance Section: REMOVED: "Rollover protection: Check function with soft top down (Audi A5 Cabriolet and S5 Cabriolet only)" (Already listed under Time-Sensitive Maintenance Items)

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  • TSB #ATE-17-18

    NHTSA ID #10133386

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 06 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: To update all US Audi Dealers to the current R8 service standards, Audi of America is pleased to inform you of the release and automatic delivery of the Audi MRT Auto Shipment AT-401 used to support service of the Audi R8. This tool package

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  • TSB #A661762 2038477-

    NHTSA ID #10127947

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 17 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This technical service bulletin provides instructions for the lubricating rear spoiler drive unit.

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  • TSB #A001797 2016650-

    NHTSA ID #10127737

    • Date Announced: JUNE 29 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This repair authorization asks the reader to contact the Technical Assistance Center before performing certain repairs on R8 vehicles.

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  • TSB #A001796 2047812

    NHTSA ID #10130229

    • Date Announced: JUNE 20 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This informational bulletin contains instructions for setting up and using the SD creator program.

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  • TSB #A001793 2047812-

    NHTSA ID #10127734

    • Date Announced: JUNE 07 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This informational bulletin contains instructions for setting up and using the SD creator program.

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  • TSB #A401763 2017148-

    NHTSA ID #10128344

    • Date Announced: MAY 19 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This informational bulletin explains why there is a chattering or skipping sensation on tight turns.

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  • TSB #A571738 2017082-

    NHTSA ID #10128205

    • Date Announced: MARCH 23 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This informational bulletin contains instructions for sychronizing the remote key after the battery has been disconnected or replaced.

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  • TSB #MY 2016 Audi USA

    NHTSA ID #10128250

    • Date Announced: MARCH 16 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Added to: DSG/S tronic - "Change ATF oil and replace transmission filter element for clutch hydraulics"

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  • TSB #A001684 2037949-

    NHTSA ID #10127992

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 10 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This technical bulletin provides instructions for an an error message and updating with an SVM code.

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  • TSB #A66165620384772

    NHTSA ID #10096644

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 02 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETIN PROVIDES INSTRUCTIONS FOR THE LUBRICATING REAR SPOILER DRIVE UNIT.

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  • TSB #A001683201665010

    NHTSA ID #10091721

    • Date Announced: JULY 05 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS REPAIR AUTHORIZATION ASKS THE READER TO CONTACT THE TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE CENTER BEFORE PERFORMING CERTAIN REPAIRS ON R8 VEHICLES.

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  • TSB #A001683201665010

    NHTSA ID #10091231

    • Date Announced: JULY 05 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS REPAIR AUTHORIZATION ASKS THE READER TO CONTACT THE TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE CENTER BEFORE PERFORMING CERTAIN REPAIRS ON R8 VEHICLES.

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  • TSB #Tire Chain - 201

    NHTSA ID #10124694

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This document contains the Audi tire chain information by vehicle.

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  • TSB #Normal Load Cond

    NHTSA ID #10120067

    • Date Announced: MAY 29 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This document contains the normal load condition tire pressure table.

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  • TSB #Normal Load Cond

    NHTSA ID #10120068

    • Date Announced: MAY 29 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This document contains the normal load condition tire pressure table. This document is in Spanish.

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EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

  • TSB #A66165620384772

    NHTSA ID #10096644

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 02 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETIN PROVIDES INSTRUCTIONS FOR THE LUBRICATING REAR SPOILER DRIVE UNIT.

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  • TSB #ATE-16-02

    NHTSA ID #10118363

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 08 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Service information on the release and automatic delivery of the Minimum Required Tools (MRT) Shipment. All Audi R8 dealers will be shipped on AT-384 Audi R8 Special Tool Package, Freight F.O.B. Snap-On OEM and invoiced directly by the Audi

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  • TSB #A661549 2030471-

    NHTSA ID #10120679

    • Date Announced: MARCH 24 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Supersedes Technical Service Bulletin Group 66 number 15-46 dated February 19, 2015. Customer may report that the license plate attachment screws do not install properly. The license plate brackets are designed to be used with the appropria

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