Audi Australia Pty Ltd — Audi A3 (8V)

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)
See attached VIN list

What are the defects?

A rear seat backrest may be fitted on which the mounting for the head restraint is not correctly welded to the outer backrest frame for the rear seat.

What are the hazards?

The support and protection functions of the head restraint may be restricted in the event of an accident which could cause serious injury to the occupant.

What should consumers do?

Audi Australia will contact owners of affected vehicles and request that an appointment be made for the vehicle to be inspected and the rear seat bench be replaced if necessary.

For further information, consumers should contact the Audi Australia 24-hour toll free number; 1800 50 AUDI (2834).

Traders who sold this product

Authorised Audi dealers

Where the product was sold

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities
Product category