Vehicles Affected: Approximately 5,500 model-year 2019-20 Audi A6 sedans equipped with 2.0-liter four-cylinder mild-hybrid engines
The Problem: Moisture may enter the starter generator and cause an electrical short circuit, increasing the risk of a fire.
The Fix: Dealers will replace the starter generator for free.
What Owners Should Do: Audi manufacturer Volkswagen will begin notifying owners May 15. Owners can call VW at 800-893-5298, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s vehicle-safety hotline at 888-327-4236 or visit its website to check their vehicle identification number and learn more.
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