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Audi A4 2002
Volkswagen Of America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
Aug 25, 2002
Location:
Decatur, GA

ignition coil failed on highway. car "shook" violently until stopped in parking lot. once car was off the road, the coil housing caught fire. the fire ultimately burned itself out, and the car was towed to the local dealership for repair. the dealership notified audi usa of the defect and recommended vehicle replacement. audi usa elected to repair car under warranty. multiple failures have occurred since (see list). ts

Vehicle was on fire. 0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Mileage was 2860 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAULT68E82A. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on June 21, 2002. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Vehicle had 6 cylinders. Audi A4 2002 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:Fuel injection. Fuel type: gas. Audi A4 2002 Steering Column Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 45 mph. Dealer's name: Jim Ellis Audi . Dealer's city: Norcross . Dealer's state code: GA.

Audi A4 2003
Volkswagen Of America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
May 02, 2003
Location:
Long Beach, CA

my 2003 audi a4 failed to start on december 24th, 2002 and may 2nd, 2003. both times i was left stranded. the first time they replaced the steering lock, ignition cylinder, and steering column. after the problem occured a second time, they replaced the instrument cluster. this problem occurred at 5,000 and 11,000 miles and should not happen to a new car. it is a safety issue because it has left me stranded 2 times.*ak

Mileage was 11000 miles. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Aug 25, 2002. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Audi A4 2003 Drive type:AWD. Fuel System:Turbo. Fuel type: gas. Audi A4 2003 Steering Column Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 0 mph. Dealer's name: Circle Imports . Dealer's city: Long Beach . Dealer's state code: CA.

Audi A6 2001
Volkswagen Of America, Inc.
Safety incident date:
June 12, 2003
Location:
Houston, TX

my car has been in the shop for repairs every 3000 miles. some for major problems such as replacing the steering assembly and other times for multiple repairs of the same problems (engine malfunction light on). *jb

Mileage was 5 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUZL54B51N. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Dec 05, 2001. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Vehicle had 8 cylinders. Audi A6 2001 Drive type:AWD. Fuel System:Fuel injection. Fuel type: gas. Audi A6 2001 Steering Column Transmission Type: AUTO. Dealer's name: Momentum . Dealer's city: Houston . Dealer's state code: TX. Dealer's zipcode: 77098 .

Audi Quattro 1998
Volkswagen Of America, Inc
Safety incident date:
Sept 30, 2003
Location:
Bethesda, MD

while driving at about 40 mph and decelerating for a red signal, the steering wheel locked up completely with the engine on. the car proved uncontrollable. the steering wheeil became again operational after i shut off and re-started the engine.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Mileage was 31240 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUED28D1WA. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on May 15, 1998. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Vehicle had 6 cylinders. Audi QUATTRO 1998 Drive type:AWD. Fuel System:Fuel injection. Fuel type: gas. Audi QUATTRO 1998 Steering Column Transmission Type: MAN . Vehicle Speed: 40 mph.

Audi Q7 2007
Volkswagen Of America, Inc
Safety incident date:
June 30, 2007
Location:
Boynton Beach, FL

vehicle has severe steering wheel shaking/vibration during normal highway driving which also leads to bad wheel alignment. road noise is very noticeable and loud. *tr

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WA1BY74L87D. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on June 30, 2007. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Fuel type: gas. Dealer's name: Braman Audi .

Audi A4 1998
Volkswagen Of America, Inc
Safety incident date:
Apr 07, 2008
Location:
Lake Stevens, WA

tl*the contact owns a 1998 audi a4. while applying pressure to the brake pedal, the contact noticed that the wheels on the vehicle appeared to move in an outward direction. also, when turning, she heard a loud grinding noise and the steering column became difficult to turn. the dealer stated that her vin was not included in nhtsa campaign id number 99v248000 (steering:linkages:rod:relay:connecting). the vehicle is currently being repaired. the failure mileage was 92,000.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Mileage was 92000 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WAUED68D8WA. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle Speed: 0 mph. Dealer's name: Private Owner .


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