1996 AUDI A4

These recalls apply to the make, model, and year of your car – and should be fixed as soon as possible.

6 Recalls for 1996 AUDI A4

Recall Date Component Summary
May 23, 1996 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:HORN

THE HORN CAN WORK ONLY INTERMITTENTLY DUE TO INSUFFICIENT ELECTRICAL GROUND CONTACT.

Remedy:

CORRECTIVE ACTION: DEALERS WILL INSTALL A GROUND CONTACT SPRING WHICH WILL ENHANCE THE ELECTRICAL GROUND CONNECTION.

October 23, 2006 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH

ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, AS A RESULT OF A PROBLEM IN THE PRODUCTION PROCESS OF THE IGNITION SWITCH, THE ANCHOR POINT OF THE SPRING MAY CRACK. THIS COULD POTENTIALLY CAUSE THE RETURN SPRING FORCE TO BE INSUFFICIENT FOR RETURNING THE IGNITION KEY TO THE RUNNING POSITION AFTER STARTING THE ENGINE.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL INSTALL A NEW IGNITION SWITCH WITH AN OPTIMIZED ANCHOR POINT FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON NOVEMBER 27, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT AUDI AT 1-800-822-2834. NOTE: THIS RECALL SUPERSEDES THE REMEDY PROGRAM UNDER A PREVIOUS RECALL (PLEASE SEE 00V317).

June 29, 2006 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

CERTAIN AAI MOTORSPORTS COMBINATION LAMPS SOLD AS REPLACEMENT LAMPS FOR USE ON THE ABOVE LIST PASSENGER VEHICLES. COMBINATION LAMPS NOT EQUIPPED WITH AMBER SIDE REFLECTORS FAIL TO CONFORM WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, “LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT.”

Remedy:

AAI MOTORSPORTS WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND REPLACE THE LAMPS FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON AUGUST 1, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT AAI MOTORSPORTS AT 909-923-9188.

May 24, 2006 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

CERTAIN CK MOTORSPORTS COMBINATION HEADLIGHTS, CLEAR CORNER, BUMPER, AND SIDE MARKER LIGHTS SOLD AS REPLACEMENT LAMPS FOR USE ON THE PASSENGER VEHICLES LISTED ABOVE. SOME COMBINATION LAMPS THAT ARE NOT EQUIPPED WITH AMBER SIDE REFLECTORS FAIL TO CONFORM TO FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT.

Remedy:

CK MOTORSPORT WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND REPLACE THE NONCOMPLIANT LAMPS FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JULY 1, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT CK MOTORSPORT AT 1-909-610-7211.

October 11, 2000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH

VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE PLASTIC IGNITION SWITCH HOUSING CAN FRACTURE AT THE RETURN SPRING ANCHOR POINT. FRACTURE OF THE HOUSING COULD CAUSE THE RETURN SPRING FORCE TO BE INSUFFICIENT FOR RETURNING THE IGNITION KEY TO THE RUNNING POSITION AFTER STARTING THE ENGINE.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE IGNITION SWITCH.

October 8, 1997 AIR BAGS:FRONTAL

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.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL INSTALL A GROUND WIRE ON THE DRIVER SIDE AIR BAG.

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2 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 1996 AUDI A4

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Date Component  
air conditioning/heat
windshield & wipers

96 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 1996 AUDI A4

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Date Component  
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 511369
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10397830
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 10284461
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | EXTERIOR LIGHTING | VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER
ODI Number: 10263784
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 10249337
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 10186839
SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:SEAT HEATER/COOLER
ODI Number: 10176313
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 10170742
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10157589
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:HORN
ODI Number: 10149207
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 10140655
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 10140964
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 10134659
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 10130578
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM | SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM
ODI Number: 10127234
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 10119058
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM | SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER BALL JOINT | SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:UPPER BALL JOINT
ODI Number: 10115883
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10112202
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY
ODI Number: 10108256
SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:RECLINER
ODI Number: 10106693
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10093553
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM
ODI Number: 10079090
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CABLES
ODI Number: 10053791
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 10049682
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:UPPER ARM
ODI Number: 10046626
STEERING | SUSPENSION:FRONT
ODI Number: 10039150
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS
ODI Number: 10041563
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 10042531
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM
ODI Number: 10037482
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10026409
SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:SEAT HEATER/COOLER
ODI Number: 10021846
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | EQUIPMENT
ODI Number: 10020704
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 10016009
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10007832
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH | EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH
ODI Number: 10008117
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS | STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST:PUMP | STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10004571
STEERING
ODI Number: 10001737
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:HORN
ODI Number: 10000488
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS
ODI Number: 10000559
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ALTERNATOR/GENERATOR/REGULATOR | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:MODULE | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 8008374
POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:CONSTANT VELOCITY JOINT | TIRES | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 8003809
STEERING:GEAR BOX (OTHER THAN RACK AND PINION)
ODI Number: 8001330
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 8001514
AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW
ODI Number: 890667
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 886707
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 881515
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | STEERING: STEERING WHEEL/HANDLE BAR | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 874177
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY:RELAY | EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER
ODI Number: 865901
STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 864524
SUSPENSION:FRONT | SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM
ODI Number: 862266
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM
ODI Number: 851899
POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 843351
EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL:CARRIER/RACK
ODI Number: 843210
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 837895
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:GEAR POSITION INDICATION (PRNDL)
ODI Number: 832467
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 821439
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 808609
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 768380
STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 769518
STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 758204
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM
ODI Number: 753473
VISIBILITY:GLASS, SIDE/REAR
ODI Number: 753252
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:UPPER ARM
ODI Number: 750974
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
ODI Number: 750301
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION | STEERING:LINKAGES
ODI Number: 748336
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 746275
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM
ODI Number: 740494
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
ODI Number: 737566
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM
ODI Number: 737995
STEERING:LINKAGES | SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM
ODI Number: 737122
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 737283
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM
ODI Number: 732705
SUSPENSION:FRONT
ODI Number: 726466
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 722924
SUSPENSION:FRONT
ODI Number: 722899
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:MASTER CYLINDER
ODI Number: 722898
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING | EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER | EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS | EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS | EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TURN SIGNAL | STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 718941
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 714668
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
ODI Number: 713497
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM | POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 712709
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 711965
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM | VISIBILITY:SUN/MOON ROOF ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 705890
EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL
ODI Number: 704628
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.
ODI Number: 604841
INTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 603781
STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
ODI Number: 603781
VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS
ODI Number: 603781
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 603781
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 603781
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS
ODI Number: 603781
VISIBILITY:SUN/MOON ROOF ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 603509
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.
ODI Number: 603509
EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER
ODI Number: 603509
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 537528
EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL:ACCESSORY SCISSOR/SCREW/BOTTLE JACK/LIFT
ODI Number: 536318
VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM
ODI Number: 525835
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3 Investigations for 1996 AUDI A4

Date Opened Date Closed Component  
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
Manufacturers tell dealers about repairs for on your car. But they won’t tell you – unless you know to ask. Knowledge is power.

55 Service Alerts for 1996 AUDI A4

Date Description
April 25, 2013 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Discontinuation and mixing of Audi-approved engine coolants.

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June 20, 2013 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Discontinuation and mixing of Audi-approved engine coolants.

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June 28, 2017 350000 EQUIPMENT

This special notice is to inform dealers to return all part numbers listed in the document and order the superseded part numbers going forward.

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August 28, 2019 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

This communication is issued to inform dealers of updated shipping regulations related to lithium ion batteries.

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August 28, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

This communication is issued to inform dealers of updated shipping regulations related to lithium ion batteries.

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August 28, 2019 355100 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

This communication is issued to inform dealers of updated shipping regulations related to lithium ion batteries.

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July 22, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

This communication is issued to remind dealers of the repair validation process for repair group 19. 2005-2019 A3, 1996-2019 A4, 2008-2019 A5, 1992-2019 A6, 2012-2019 A7, 1997-2019 A8, 2019 E-Tron, 2015-2019 Q3, 2010-2019 Q5, 2007-2019 Q7

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July 31, 2017 120000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

This informational bulletin contains technical information for when there is condensation visible on the inside of the headlight, taillight, fog light, side marker light, front turn signal, daytime running lights, and/or third brake light l

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March 3, 2017 350000 EQUIPMENT

Due to increasing requests for high voltage personal protective equipment (HVE PPE) for dealer technicians working with high voltage vehicles (Hybrid, Plugin Hybrid, Electric Vehicle), the Volkswagen Tools and Equipment Team has identified

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October 12, 2014 200000 WHEELS

Supersedes Technical Service Bulletin Group 44 number 13-46 dated December 9, 2013. Wheel bolt requires torque adjustment.

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July 7, 2015 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Supersedes Technical Service Bulletin Group 19 number 14-50 dated June 20, 2014. Discontinuation and mixing of Audi-approved engine coolants. G11, G12, and G12+ coolants have been replaced by an improved version. G12++ coolant (for service

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October 19, 2016 200000 WHEELS

This information TSB provides information regarding the correct way to torque adjust a wheel bolt.

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August 5, 2013 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

This document contains information on the Audi side assist update.

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December 4, 2014 350000 EQUIPMENT

This is an advance notice for Audi of America employees. This notice contains information for the accessories operations technical bulletin.

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June 20, 2013 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Supersedes Technical Service Bulletin Group 19 number 13-35 dated March 25, 2013. Discontinuation and mixing of Audi-approved engine coolants. G11, G12, and G12+ coolants have been replaced by an improved version. G12++ coolant (for service

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December 9, 2013 200000 WHEELS

Supersedes Technical Service Bulletin Group 44 number 12-32 dated August 2, 2012. Wheel bolt requires torque adjustment. Torque sticks, torque extension bars, and impact guns/wrenches are not approved by Audi of America, Inc., and should no

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December 9, 2013 203000 WHEELS:LUGS/NUTS/BOLTS

Supersedes Technical Service Bulletin Group 44 number 12-32 dated August 2, 2012. Wheel bolt requires torque adjustment. Torque sticks, torque extension bars, and impact guns/wrenches are not approved by Audi of America, Inc., and should no

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September 23, 2013 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Supersedes Technical Service Bulletin Group 90 number 10-14 dated August 10, 2010. Cigarette lighter element will not lock into the lighter socket -U1- to begin the heating process, or the lighter element will not automatically release once

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March 25, 2013 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Supersedes Technical Service Bulletin Group 19 number 11-19 dated February 10, 2011. Discontinuation and mixing of Audi-approved engine coolants. G11, G12, and G12+ coolants have been replaced by an improved version. G12++ coolant (for serv

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June 20, 2014 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Supersedes Technical Service Bulletin Group 19 number 13-41 dated June 20, 2013. Discontinuation and mixing of Audi-approved engine coolants. G11, G12, and G12+ coolants have been replaced by an improved version. G12++ coolant (for service

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April 1, 2013 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Supersedes Technical Service Bulletin Group 00 number 11-19 dated April 8, 2011. This TSB contains information on technician preparation when calling the Audi Technical Assistance Center

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February 13, 2015 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Supersedes Technical Service Bulletin Group 01 number 13-69 dated February 14, 2013. Noises and inconsistent engine operation after cold start during the catalyst heating phase. The customer may misinterpret these symptoms as engine misfiri

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April 17, 2015 121000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

Supersedes Technical Service Bulletin Group 94 number 12-92 dated October 24, 2012. Condensation is visible on the inside of the headlight, taillight, fog light, side marker light, front turn signal, daytime running lights, or third brake l

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September 8, 2015 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Supersedes Technical Service Bulletin Group 19 number 15-61 dated July 7, 2015. Discontinuation and mixing of Audi-approved engine coolants. G11, G12, and G12+ coolants have been replaced by an improved version. G12++ coolant (for service a

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July 31, 2014 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Supersedes Technical Service Bulletin Group 00 number 14-61 dated May 1, 2014. Technician preparation when calling the Audi Technical Assistance Center (TAC).

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October 24, 2012 120000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Supersedes Technical Service Bulletin Group 94 number 11-52 dated October 11, 2011. Condensation is visible on the inside of the headlight, taillight, fog light, side marker light, front turn signal, daytime running lights, or third brake

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October 1, 1999 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

THIS TECHNICAL REPAIR MANUAL CONTAINS THE ELECTRICAL WIRING DIAGRAMS, TROUBLESHOOTING AND COMPLENT LOCATIONS. *TT

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September 3, 1998 021000 SUSPENSION:FRONT

CLUNKING OR RATTLING NOISE FROM ONE OR BOTH SIDES OF FRONT SUSPENSION WHEN DRIVING OVER ROUGH ROADS. *YC

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December 18, 1998 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

VEHICLE EXHIBITING A WHINING / WHIRRING TYPE NOISE AT CERTAIN MPH RANGES. *TT

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February 26, 2007 121000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

EXTERIOR LIGHTS, MOSITURE ACCUMULATION. *PE

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February 26, 2007 121100 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:CONCEALMENT DEVICES

EXTERIOR LIGHTS, MOSITURE ACCUMULATION. *PE

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February 26, 2007 122000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:FOG LIGHTS

EXTERIOR LIGHTS, MOSITURE ACCUMULATION. *PE

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February 26, 2007 123000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS

EXTERIOR LIGHTS, MOSITURE ACCUMULATION. *PE

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February 26, 2007 124000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BACK UP LIGHTS

EXTERIOR LIGHTS, MOSITURE ACCUMULATION. *PE

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February 26, 2007 125000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS

EXTERIOR LIGHTS, MOSITURE ACCUMULATION. *PE

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February 26, 2007 127000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HAZARD FLASHING WARNING LIGHTS

EXTERIOR LIGHTS, MOSITURE ACCUMULATION. *PE

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September 26, 2003 015100 STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST:PUMP

ZF VH RECALL OF THE ZF STEERING PUMP, SUPPLIED TO WD’S FOR REPLACEMENT OF THE AUDI A4 PASSAT P/N 8D0 145 156FX INSTEAD OF THE CORRECT ZF P/N 7691 955 276ZW. 2004 AUDI A4 ALSO INCLUDED. *TT

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February 6, 1998 220000 SEATS

REMOVING AND INSTALLING THE FRONT SEAT BACKREST PANEL. *YC

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February 6, 1998 355100 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

INFORMATION ON AIRBAG LABEL FOR REPLACEMENT WINDSHIELD. *YC

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May 12, 1998 101000 POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY

INFORMATION ON SERVICING CLUTCH AND CLUTCH CONTROLS ON VEHICLES WITH FWD MANUAL TRANSMISSIONS. *TT

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November 24, 2004 021530 SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM

SERVICE ACTION JE CAMPAIGN-CHECK/REPLACE FRONT SUSPENSION LOWER CONTROL ARMS. AUDI HAS FOUND THAT IN RARE CASES, ONE OR BOTH FRONT SUSPENSION LOWER CONTROL ARMS ON AFFECTED VEHICLES CAN EXHIBIT WEAR, EVEN THOUGH THE DAMAGE TO THE RUBBER BO

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February 26, 2007 121000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

HEADLIGHT AIMING, USING HELLA UNIVERSAL BEAMSETTER. *KB

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September 19, 2001 021000 SUSPENSION:FRONT

SUBJECT REGARDING NOISY FRONT SUSPENSION. *JG

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July 1, 2015 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

AUDI: ENGINE, ON SOME VEHICLES, WOULD RUN IRREGULARLY OR HAVE MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) ON OR POSSIBLE FILTER ELEMENT FOR CAMSHAFT ADJUSTMENT VALVE CAN LOOSEN AND IN OIL CIRCUIT, THERE IS NO DAMAGE FROM LOOSENED PARTICLES. MODEL AL

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February 27, 1998 102000 POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION

VEHICLE EXHIBITS DELAYED 1-2 SHIFT UNDER PART LOAD AFTER A COLD START. *YC

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March 26, 1998 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

SUBJECT ON TORQUE SPECIFICATION CHANGE FOR VEHICLES WITH 1.8, 5 VALVE TURBO. *YC

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October 1, 1998 114000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

SERVICE INFORMATION ON ELECTRICAL WIRING DIAGRAM. *TT

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April 28, 2004 021530 SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM

SERVICE ACTION TO INSPECT LOWER CONTROL ARM SEALS. *TT

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May 1, 1997 114000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

REPAIR MANUAL ON ELECTRICAL WIRING DIAGRAMS. *YC

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December 9, 2013 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

AUDI: ON CERTAIN VEHICLES, USE CALIBRATED TORQUE WRENCH AND NOT TORQUE STICKS, TORQUE EXTENSION BARS AND IMPACT GUNS/WRENCHES NOT APPROVED FOR USAGE ON WHEEL BOLTS BY MANUFACTURER, THAT CAN CAUSE DAMAGE TO BRAKE, STEERING WHEEL, HUB. MODE

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November 19, 2008 036000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP

AUDI: ABS ACTIVATES DURING LIGHT BRAKE APPLICATION . CONTROL NOISES ARE HEARD FROM THE ABS UNIT AT LOW SPEED WITHOUT BRAKE APPLICATION. *PE

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November 19, 2008 036100 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE

AUDI: ABS ACTIVATES DURING LIGHT BRAKE APPLICATION . CONTROL NOISES ARE HEARD FROM THE ABS UNIT AT LOW SPEED WITHOUT BRAKE APPLICATION. *PE

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November 19, 2008 036500 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR

AUDI: ABS ACTIVATES DURING LIGHT BRAKE APPLICATION . CONTROL NOISES ARE HEARD FROM THE ABS UNIT AT LOW SPEED WITHOUT BRAKE APPLICATION. *PE

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November 19, 2008 203000 WHEELS:LUGS/NUTS/BOLTS

AUDI: WHEEL BOLTS REQUIRE TORQUE ADJUSTMENT. TORQUE STICKS AND TORQUE EXTENSION BARS ARE NOT APPROVED BY AUDI OF AMERICA, INC. AND SHOULD NOT BE USED TO APPLY TORQUE TO WHEEL BOLTS. ALL AUDI MODELS INCLUDED. *PE

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November 24, 2004 021530 SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM

CHECK/REPLACE REPLACE FRONT SUSPENSION LOWER CONTROL ARMS. *TC

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1996 AUDI A4

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