Audi Recall: Audi Announces The Recall Of Several 2021 And 2022 Models

Audi Recall: Audi Announces The Recall Of Several 2021 And 2022 Models

In October, the website Consumer Affairs reported that Audi would be recalling a whole list of 2021 and 2022 model vehicles due to an error that caused the rearview camera to display a black screen. Keep reading to learn more about Audi's latest recall and how to determine if your vehicle is affected. Then check out 's four different products that will save you time and money when identifying and claiming product and vehicle recalls.

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Which Audi Models are Included in the Recall?

The recall announced by Audi related to the rearview camera display error affects a reported 2,857 Audi vehicles. These 2021 and 2022 Audi models are affected.

  • 2021- Audi A8 and Audi S8
  • 2022- Audi A3, A4, and S3 Sedans; Audi Q3, Q5, Q7, Q8, RSQ8, SQ7, and SQ8; Audi RS6 Avant; Audi E-Tron GT; Audi A5, S5, and Q5 Sportback

Who is Eligible to File the Audi Recall Claim?

Anyone who has or is currently purchasing one of the affected models is eligible to claim free repairs related to the recall. The rearview camera display error was caused by a software issue which made Audi liable for repairs.

What Dangers or Hazards Can Result From Audi's Software Error Recall

A software error causes the rearview camera to display a black screen. Although these models can be driven without repairs, the rear visibility is limited dramatically by reported software errors. Limited rear visibility greatly increases the risk of collision. Drivers are encouraged to use extreme caution and to schedule an appointment for repairs as quickly as possible.

What are consumers entitled to as a result of the Audi recall?

Auto manufacturers are liable for software errors. Audi has announced that this software error will be repaired at no charge to the consumer. If you purchased one of the Audi models listed, you should contact your Audi dealership to schedule an appointment for repairs free of charge.

How to Make an Audi Recall Claim on Your Own

If you purchased a 2021 or 2022 model Audi, here is how you should file a claim related to the Audi Recall.

  1. Check the affected Audi models to see if your Audi is included in the recall.
  2. If your Audi is one of the models included, you should contact your local Audi dealership to schedule an appointment for repairs.
  3. Bring your Audi to the dealership at your scheduled appointment time to have repairs completed free of charge.

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