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Audi A4 1996
Volkswagen Of America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
Jan 14, 1997
Location:
Ridgefield, NJ

driver's side airbag deployed without impact; parked in garage, shifted to park; parking brakes applied; vehicle still running; airbag deployed as driver was exiting vehicle; no warning. *ak

Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle Speed: 0 mph.

Audi 200 1989
Volkswagen Of America, Inc
Location:
Norwalk, CT

owner states while sitting at a red light his driver's side airbag deployed for no reason.o wner is concerned about this problem. *ak

Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Audi 80 1990
Volkswagen Of America, Inc
Safety incident date:
July 03, 1997
Location:
Jackson Heights, NY

the battery died, called aaa and had the battery recharged. then turned the ignition on and the driver's side airbag deployed, and threw the consumer more than 5 feet away into a brick wall. *ak the air bag was deployed while jump starting the vehicle. as the result of air bag deploying, electrical components like alternator and battery were destroyed. *yh

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 1 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUEA58A8LA. Vehicle was purchased on July 10, 1996. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Audi 80 1990 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Audi 80 1990 Air Bags Frontal Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 0 mph.

Audi A4 1996
Volkswagen Of America, Inc.
Location:
Paterson, NJ

consumer states that a recall notice was received in october of 97. owner scheduled an appointment to have recall repairs. dealer informed the owner that the parts are not available (97v-175). *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUEA88D8TA. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Audi Quattro 1997
Volkswagen Of America, Inc
Safety incident date:
Mar 03, 1998
Location:
Saddle River, NJ

while driving down the road the vehicle went to the left and the steering locked up, the driver lost control of the vehicle, causing the driver to hit the media in the road. the brakes locked up, and the vehicle has abs brakes. the driver said that the air bag did not deploy. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUGC84A8VN. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Audi QUATTRO 1997 Drive type:AWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Audi QUATTRO 1997 Air Bags Frontal Transmission Type: AUTO.

Audi 100 1994
Volkswagen Of America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
July 30, 1998
Location:
Middlefield, CT

air bag sensor light came on , mechanic checked out and found a weak link in the spiral spring. repair will be $300, no warranty. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUEK8AORNO. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Audi 100 1994 Air Bags Frontal Transmission Type: MAN .

Audi A4 1998
Volkswagen Of America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
Oct 27, 1998
Location:
Strongsvil, OH

vehicle brushed curb causing damage to tire sidewalls when false deployment of side air bag occured.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAVED28D5WA. Original Owner. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Audi A4 1998
Volkswagen Of America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
Dec 02, 1998
Location:
Morganhill, CA

while drivingthe abs braking systm which is activated malfunctioned, having no braking ability, and causing a frontal impact. the driver's and passenger's airbags did deploy but not all the way. also, seatbelt tensioner malfunctioned, which did not hold properly the occupant, and occupant sustained a broken bone. please provide further information. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 1 person(s) were injured. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUCB28D3WA. Original Owner. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Audi A4 1998
Volkswagen Of America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
Dec 02, 1998
Location:
Morganhill, CA

while drivingthe abs braking systm which is activated malfunctioned, having no braking ability, and causing a frontal impact. the driver's and passenger's airbags did deploy but not all the way. also, seatbelt tensioner malfunctioned, which did not hold properly the occupant, and occupant sustained a broken bone. please provide further information. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 1 person(s) were injured. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUCB28D3WA. Original Owner. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Audi 100 1992
Volkswagen Of America, Inc
Safety incident date:
May 06, 1998
Location:
Springfield, IL

while driving at 35 mph the vehicle had a direct frontal impact in which the airbags did not deploy. thus, failing to protect the occupant in this accident. cause unknown. please provide details. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUDK54A7NN. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Audi 100 1992
Volkswagen Of America, Inc
Safety incident date:
May 06, 1998
Location:
Springfield, IL

while driving at 35 mph the vehicle had a direct frontal impact in which the airbags did not deploy. thus, failing to protect the occupant in this accident. cause unknown. please provide details. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUDK54A7NN. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Audi A6 1999
Volkswagen Of America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
Apr 15, 1999
Location:
River Vale, NJ

steering wheel air bag pad is loose. mjs

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUBA24B3XN. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Mar 16, 1999. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Audi A4 1998
Volkswagen Of America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
Jan 19, 1998
Location:
Severn, MD

passenger's airbag deployed upon impact. no passenger or parcel on passenger's seat, drivers bag did not deploy. audi continues to deny a problem existed. audi's own documentation describes a no passenger lock out switch to prevent deployment of the passenger's airbag when no passenger or (heavy parcel?) is present. i was the only occupant in the car, had my seat belt buckled, pretensioner for my seat belt fired but my airbag did not deploy. an interlock, by definition, is either on or off. an interlock or lock out device does not act as a "maybe on" or "maybe off" gate.

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 1 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUBG74D3WN. Accident was reported to Police. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Jan 01, 1998. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Audi A4 1998 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Vehicle Speed: 40 mph.

Audi A4 1998
Volkswagen Of America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
Aug 04, 1999
Location:
Yonkers, NY

after running over a pothole at 30mph passenger's side door airbag deployed. dealer said this was normal. *ak *ml

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUGB28DXWA. Vehicle was purchased on June 30, 1998. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Audi A4 1998 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Audi A4 1998 Air Bags Frontal Transmission Type: MAN . Vehicle Speed: 25 mph.

Audi A4 1998
Volkswagen Of America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
Aug 04, 1999
Location:
Yonkers, NY

after running over a pothole at 30mph passenger's side door airbag deployed. dealer said this was normal. *ak *ml

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUGB28DXWA. Vehicle was purchased on June 30, 1998. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Audi A4 1998 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Audi A4 1998 Air Bags Frontal Transmission Type: MAN . Vehicle Speed: 25 mph.

Audi A4 2000
Volkswagen Of America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
May 14, 2000
Location:
Santa Fe, NM

was driving vehicle started to drift to side of road. side of road had gravel which gave way & vehicle started sliding sideways. then it either flipped or rolled over. neither air bags deployed. driver & passenger sustained slight injuries. no emergency treatment. neither front nor side air bags deployed. *ak *ml

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 2 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUDC68DXYA. Accident was reported to Police. Original Owner. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Audi A4 2000 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Audi A4 2000 Air Bags Frontal Transmission Type: MAN . Vehicle Speed: 40 mph.

Audi A4 1998
Volkswagen Of America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
Oct 20, 2000
Location:
East Rocaway, NY

consumer was traveling about 40mph on highway and passenger's airbag went off without prior warning. she heard a poppying noise, and was able to pull over. airbag light went off and there was a bad smell. there was no accident, and airbag went off on its own.*ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAVED68D1WA. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on July 31, 1997. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Audi A4 1998 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Audi A4 1998 Air Bags Frontal Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 45 mph.

Audi A6 1999
Volkswagen Of America, Inc.
Location:
Eaden Prairie, MN

vehicle was involved in a chain reaction crash that caused front and rear end damages. air bags did not deploy.*ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Accident was reported to Police. Original Owner. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Audi A6 1999 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Audi A6 1999 Air Bags Frontal Transmission Type: AUTO.

Audi A6 2001
Volkswagen Of America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
Apr 06, 2001
Location:
North Hills, NY

front crash at 25-30 mph, neither airbag deployed. damage to vehicle $ 14000. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 1 person(s) were injured. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUEH64B71N. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Feb 21, 2001. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Audi A6 2001 Drive type:4WD. Fuel type: gas. Audi A6 2001 Air Bags Frontal Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 30 mph.

Audi A6 2000
Volkswagen Of America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
Oct 27, 2000
Location:
Newyork, NY

while stopped at a red light, consumer was struck head on by a truck, air bags failed to deploy, consumer suffered neck injuries and vehicle was deemed a total loss.*jb (attorney for client).

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 1 person(s) were injured. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUEH24B7YN. Accident was reported to Police. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.


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