Audi Equipment Electrical Radio/tape Deck/cd Etc.


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Audi A4 1996
Volkswagen Of America, Inc.
Location:
Hidden Hills, CA

the radio would increase its volume to maximum on its own.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUDA88D1TA. Original Owner. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Audi A4 1996 Drive type:RWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Audi A4 1996 Equipment Electrical Radio/tape Deck/cd Etc. Transmission Type: AUTO.

Audi A4 1996
Volkswagen Of America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
Nov 01, 1996
Location:
Huntington Beach, CA

radio failed.

0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUBAA8Z5TA. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Oct 01, 1995. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Audi A4 1996 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Audi A4 1996 Equipment Electrical Radio/tape Deck/cd Etc. Transmission Type: AUTO.

Audi 90 1995
Volkswagen Of America, Inc.
Location:
S. Euclid, OH

antenna failed once and door latch failed twice.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUBK88CXSA. Vehicle was purchased on Sept 01, 1997. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Audi 90 1995 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas.

Audi 200 1991
Volkswagen Of America, Inc
Location:
Wayland, MA

right rear speaker internal amplifier has a high occurance of failure where speaker assembly catches fire unexpectedly, filling passenger compartment with toxic smoke and possibly resulting in loss of control of the vehicle due to smoke; fire has spread inside trunk and passenger compartment in some cases. audi of america has "researched internally" the problem and found nothing; i know of several vehicles with these problems and i am collecting more information from owners.

Vehicle was on fire. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUGE5449MN. Vehicle was purchased on May 01, 1998. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Audi 200 1991 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas.

Audi A4 1998
Volkswagen Of America, Inc.
Location:
Laguna Nig, CA

cd player failed. *yc

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUED68D7WA. 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. Audi A4 1998 Equipment Electrical Radio/tape Deck/cd Etc. Transmission Type: MAN .

Audi 200 1991
Volkswagen Of America, Inc
Safety incident date:
Oct 15, 1999
Location:
Milford, CT

concerned about other audi owner reports of bose speaker failuers resulting in car fires, similar to recall 98v284000. *ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUGE5448MN. Vehicle was purchased on Jan 01, 1998. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Audi 200 1991 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Vehicle Speed: 0 mph.

Audi 200 1991
Volkswagen Of America, Inc
Safety incident date:
Jan 15, 1999
Location:
Rochester, NY

the capacitor for the rear speaker amplifier will short out which could cause rear speaker to catch on fire. defect is same as recall98v284000,. but this make and model was not included . *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUGES443MN. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Audi 200 1991 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Audi 200 1991 Equipment Electrical Radio/tape Deck/cd Etc. Transmission Type: MAN .

Audi 200 1991
Volkswagen Of America, Inc
Safety incident date:
Apr 20, 1999
Location:
Jacksonville Beach, FL

rear speaker ignited while driving. the car filled entirely with black, acrid smoke by the time i pulled over. was holding my breath while bringing car to a stop. car went up in flames and is a total loss. jacksonville fire department extinguished blaze, filed ccr#29200. had car towed to key audi dealership in jacksonville, fl from scene of incident. wrote audi of america 3 times, and numerous phone calls. they refused to send a representative to the dealership to investigate. *ak

Vehicle was on fire. 0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUGE5448MN. Vehicle was purchased on Apr 01, 1998. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Audi 200 1991 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Vehicle Speed: 35 mph.

Audi Quattro 1991
Volkswagen Of America, Inc
Location:
Prior Lake, MN

1991 audi quattro feels the bose factory stereo system is not safe due to defect (which caused fire and damage in other vehicles). the consumer has disconnected the rear speakers as a precaution. yh

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUGE5442MN. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Audi 200 1991
Volkswagen Of America, Inc
Location:
Washington, DC

consumer concerned with the possibility of fire due to speaker noise (electrical problem). nlm

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUGE5443MN. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Audi A6 2000
Volkswagen Of America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
June 07, 2000
Location:
Golden, CO

the radio changes stations when the car is first started in the morning. *mjs

Vehicle was purchased on Jan 01, 2000. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Audi 200 1991
Volkswagen Of America, Inc
Safety incident date:
July 11, 2001
Location:
Barrington, RI

a fire broke out in the rear compartment and was extinguised. the fire was started by and limited to the bose speaker.*ak

Vehicle was on fire. 0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUGE5446MN. Accident was reported to Police. Vehicle was purchased on June 01, 1999. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Audi 200 1991 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Vehicle Speed: 10 mph.

Audi 200 1991
Volkswagen Of America, Inc
Location:
Barrington, RI

vehicle caught fire in a rear speaker, consumer is requesting reimbursement, stating that audi and the manufacturer of radio (bose) had knowledge of the problem, but failed to make anyone aware.*jb

Vehicle was on fire. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUE5446MN0. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Audi V8 1992
Volkswagen Of America, Inc
Safety incident date:
Sept 22, 2001
Location:
Spokane, WA

rear speakers were smoking, and had a smoky odor in vehicle. consumer had to disconnect speakers. there was recall# 01v324000 on this problem. contacted dealer, and dealer stated this vehicle was not affected by recall due to vin.*ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUBW84C9PN. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Audi S4 2001
Volkswagen Of America, Inc
Safety incident date:
Sept 15, 2001
Location:
Milton, MA

sun roof leaks / door locks broke , and radio needs replacing. *ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAURD68D51A. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on May 01, 2001. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Audi S4 2001 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Vehicle Speed: 50 mph.

Audi 100 1991
Volkswagen Of America, Inc
Safety incident date:
Nov 15, 2001
Location:
Redwood City, CA

nhtsa recall 01v324000/ manufacturer's recall lm concerning speaker amplifier. rear amplifier system is not working properly. also consumer called manufacturer about vehicle and recall, and manufacturer stated recall effected only 1992 models and older. consumer stated his vehicle was having same problem as stated in recall. *ak *yh

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUBC5447MN. Vehicle was purchased on Dec 15, 1991. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Audi 100 1991 Drive type:FWD. Audi 100 1991 Equipment Electrical Radio/tape Deck/cd Etc. Transmission Type: AUTO.

Audi V8 1990
Volkswagen Of America, Inc
Safety incident date:
Nov 15, 2001
Location:
Renton, WA

nhtsa already has a defect noted as #01v324000 - this notice is to advise the condition exists on 1990 models not just the 1991 as listed in the nhtsa report. my speakers have failed just as the report indicates causing a fire hazard. please add 1990 as a year to be included in the report.*ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUKE5447LN. Vehicle was purchased on Sept 01, 1996. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Audi V8 1990 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas.

Audi 100 1994
Volkswagen Of America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
Dec 06, 2001
Location:
Duxbury, MA

vehicle will not start due to ignition switch / headlights/ radio/ power windows, and all electrical features being inoperable. vehicle not included in recall 96v017000 due to vin. please give any further details.*ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUBK84A5RN. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Audi V8 1990
Volkswagen Of America, Inc
Safety incident date:
Nov 01, 2001
Location:
Brooks, ME

the consumers vehicle does not fit within the scope of recall 01v-324 due to the vin, the consumer feels the vehicle is subject to the same risk of failure and fire.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUKE5445LN. Vehicle was purchased on Nov 01, 2001. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Audi V8 1990 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Vehicle Speed: 54 mph.

Audi Quattro 1990
Volkswagen Of America, Inc
Location:
St Francis, WI

this complaint refers to existing campaign id 01v324000, my vehicle has same leaking capacitators in rear speakers, which cause a fire hazard, as vehicles in the recall but my model year was excluded from recall.*ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUKE5440LN. Vehicle was purchased on July 01, 2099. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Audi QUATTRO 1990 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas.


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