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1995 AUDI A6 Safety Recalls

  • Recall NHTS Number: 97V175000
    Recall Manufacturer Number:
    Recall Date: 10-13-1997
    Affected Vehicles: 39,300
    Component:
    Air bags:frontal
    Summary:
    Vehicle description: passenger vehicles. the discharge of static electricity under low humidity conditions can activate the driver side air bag when the driver enters or exits the vehicle and forms an electrical circuit by touching certain areas of the steering wheel.
    Consequence:
    Activation of the air bag under these conditions can cause personal injury.
    How to Fix:
    Dealers will install a ground wire on the driver side air bag.
    NHTS Notes:
    Owner notification began october 13, 1997.owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact audi at 1-800-822-2834.also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-800-424-9393.
  • Recall NHTS Number: 96V017000
    Recall Manufacturer Number:
    Recall Date: 04-23-1996
    Affected Vehicles: 24,000
    Component:
    Electrical system:ignition:switch
    Summary:
    Defective ignition switches were improperly manufactured and can cause some electrical accessories to malfunction.
    Consequence:
    Some electrical accessories, such as, turn signals, windshield wipers, lamps, power wind0ws and air conditioners can malfunction when the car is started.
    How to Fix:
    Dealers will replace the ignition switch.
    NHTS Notes:
    System: electrical; ignition; switch. vehicle description: passenger vehicles. note: owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time, should contact audi at 1-800-822-2834. also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-800-424-9393.