Vehicles Affected: Approximately 230 model-year 2019 Audi Q8 and model-year 2017-19 Audi Q7 SUVs
The Problem: The bolt connecting the steering shaft to the steering gear may loosen, possibly resulting in a loss of steering control and increasing the risk of a crash.
The Fix: Dealers will inspect and tighten or replace the steering shaft bolt for free.
What Owners Should Do: Audi manufacturer Volkswagen will begin notifying owners May 15. Owners can call Audi at 800-253-2834, 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.
Need to Find a Dealer for Service? Go to Cars.com Service & Repair to find your local dealer. To check for other recalls, and to schedule a free recall repair at your local dealership, click here: Audi Q7; Audi Q8
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