1998 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 1998 AUDI A4

Recall Date Component Summary
July 1, 2022 AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:DRIVER SIDE:INFLATOR MODULE

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Audi) is recalling certain 1998 Audi A8 and 1997-1998 Audi A4 vehicles equipped with Non-Azide Driver air bag Inflators (NADI) that do not contain phase stabilized ammonium nitrate (PSAN) propellant. Due to a manufacturing issue, the NADI inflator may absorb moisture, causing the inflator to explode or the air bag cushion to underinflate.

Remedy:

Dealers will replace the driver’s air bag inflator with an alternative inflator of a different design, free of charge. Owner notification letters were sent September 21, 2021. Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Audi’s number for this recall is 69BT. The vehicles in this recall were mistakenly omitted from recall 20V-056. All vehicle owners have already been notified by mail and informed that the remedy is available.

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.

September 13, 1999 STEERING:LINKAGES:ROD:RELAY:CONNECTING

VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE TIE RODS OF THE STEERING ASSEMBLY ARE PROTECTED ON EACH SIDE BY A SEAL TO PREVENT MOISTURE AND DUST PARTICLES FROM ENTERING THE SWIVEL BEARING MECHANISM. IT IS POSSIBLE THAT SOME TIE ROD SEALS MAY NOT SEAL PROPERLY.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE TIE RODS.

May 21, 1999 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST:VACUUM:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSIONS. A CONTROL VALVE IN THE VACUUM HOSE CONNECTING THE BRAKE BOOSTER TO THE INTAKE MANIFOLD MAY NOT OPEN OR CLOSE FULLY AT TEMPERATURES BELOW -4 F UNDER CERTAIN DRIVING CONDITIONS.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL INSTALL A VACUUM BY-PASS SYSTEM INTO VEHICLES OPERATED IN THESE STATES WHICH IS DESIGNED TO PROVIDE SUFFICIENT VACUUM FOR FULL BRAKE ASSIST UNDER ALL WEATHER CONDITIONS.

June 22, 1998 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM

VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. IF THE ENGINE BACKFIRES DURING A COLD-START, AN AIR SCREEN WHICH IS LOOSELY SEATED IN THE AIR FLOW METER CAN BECOME DAMAGED.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL INSTALL A RETAINING RING TO HOLD THE AIR SCREEN IN PLACE.

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8 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 1998 AUDI A4

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Date Component  
transmission
electrical/battery
driveline (differential, transfer case, u-joints)
OTHER (identify in Problem Description Box)
airbag
engine
engine

262 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 1998 AUDI A4

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Date Component  
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10128031
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10038156
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE-INACTIVE
ODI Number: 10107625
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11414346
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCH | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:ABS WARNING LIGHT
ODI Number: 10087001
AIR BAGS | ENGINE | SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10992681
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10954021
ENGINE
ODI Number: 10927229
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10459880
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10454292
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10453798
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | EXTERIOR LIGHTING | EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 10437558
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 10424468
SERVICE BRAKES, ELECTRIC
ODI Number: 10390185
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE
ODI Number: 10356938
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 10307355
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10304665
STEERING | SUSPENSION:FRONT
ODI Number: 10299063
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10292390
STEERING
ODI Number: 10290010
ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL
ODI Number: 10284675
VISIBILITY
ODI Number: 10254239
SUSPENSION:FRONT | SUSPENSION:REAR
ODI Number: 10242986
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 10242985
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL
ODI Number: 10233438
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE
ODI Number: 10232381
STEERING:COLUMN | WHEELS
ODI Number: 10226659
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10223308
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10175579
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE
ODI Number: 10173437
SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:SEAT HEATER/COOLER | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL
ODI Number: 10164350
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 10158469
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE
ODI Number: 10152664
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE
ODI Number: 10150199
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 10150198
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 10150161
SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:SEAT HEATER/COOLER
ODI Number: 10149996
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE
ODI Number: 10151447
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 10147151
SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:SEAT HEATER/COOLER
ODI Number: 10147274
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 10143991
STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY | SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM
ODI Number: 10141322
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS
ODI Number: 10137754
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS
ODI Number: 10137816
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 10136751
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE
ODI Number: 10134374
TIRES
ODI Number: 10136436
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10133574
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE
ODI Number: 10132298
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:UPPER ARM
ODI Number: 10133469
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS
ODI Number: 10131072
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE
ODI Number: 10129336
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:ABS WARNING LIGHT
ODI Number: 10128487
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 10128527
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10128031
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE
ODI Number: 10125191
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE
ODI Number: 10124248
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL
ODI Number: 10125758
VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES:EXTERIOR
ODI Number: 10120293
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE
ODI Number: 10117144
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 10118117
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE
ODI Number: 10116909
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLER PIPE AND CAP
ODI Number: 10114810
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING | STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY | SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM
ODI Number: 10113846
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE
ODI Number: 10114477
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE
ODI Number: 10112170
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 10111182
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 10109955
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE
ODI Number: 10108247
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE
ODI Number: 10107625
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE
ODI Number: 10110147
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:P
ODI Number: 10106199
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10106345
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE
ODI Number: 10106107
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM
ODI Number: 10105601
STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY | SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:UPPER ARM
ODI Number: 10103966
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 10103373
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS | SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE | SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:UPPER ARM
ODI Number: 10102412
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM
ODI Number: 10102579
AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW
ODI Number: 10099889
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE
ODI Number: 10100222
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS
ODI Number: 10096045
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM
ODI Number: 10092524
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10091204
SUSPENSION:FRONT | SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:UPPER BALL JOINT
ODI Number: 10091160
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10091697
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 10090005
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:ABS WARNING LIGHT | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:SWITCHES:BRAKE LIGHT
ODI Number: 10087001
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS
ODI Number: 10088498
STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10089060
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 10088292
STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10090344
STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY | SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM | SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:UPPER ARM
ODI Number: 10086184
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS
ODI Number: 10083610
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:ABS WARNING LIGHT
ODI Number: 10080743
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS
ODI Number: 10078793
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER BALL JOINT
ODI Number: 10074860
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 10068231
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 10067604
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:ABS WARNING LIGHT
ODI Number: 10066288
STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10062777
STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10063018
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10062371
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH | VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER
ODI Number: 10061277
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10062313
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM
ODI Number: 10060852
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10054827
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10056303
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:ABS WARNING LIGHT
ODI Number: 10052371
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS
ODI Number: 10052679
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS
ODI Number: 10052778
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 10052770
VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:HEATER CORE
ODI Number: 10050728
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10049140
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE
ODI Number: 10041413
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 10041549
POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10040983
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10038156
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | PARKING BRAKE | VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER
ODI Number: 10037535
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:PADS | SUSPENSION:FRONT:WHEEL BEARING
ODI Number: 10037337
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS
ODI Number: 10029161
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM
ODI Number: 10030356
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS | STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10025792
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 10023068
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 10018404
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10014271
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10013910
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 10016424
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10008511
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 10010117
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 10005244
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 8022734
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS | STEERING
ODI Number: 9005222
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 8023411
STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 8023005
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 9000550
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 9000550
SEATS
ODI Number: 8023612
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 8019947
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 8014694
STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 8016441
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM
ODI Number: 8011153
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 8003584
STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10136500
AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW
ODI Number: 896024
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM
ODI Number: 885828
POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS
ODI Number: 886354
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | WHEELS
ODI Number: 877542
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 873510
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 878872
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 866580
POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DRIVESHAFT
ODI Number: 857428
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST:VACUUM
ODI Number: 858455
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 855354
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST:VACUUM
ODI Number: 858351
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST:VACUUM
ODI Number: 854928
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST:VACUUM | STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 855982
STEERING:LINKAGES
ODI Number: 854456
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST:VACUUM
ODI Number: 854455
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST:VACUUM
ODI Number: 851999
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST:VACUUM
ODI Number: 853853
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST:HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 854515
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW
ODI Number: 844752
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:UPPER ARM
ODI Number: 838141
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | SEAT BELTS | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 832455
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 823355
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 826586
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 786018
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 768699
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 769171
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 767280
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 764637
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 760204
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST
ODI Number: 758454
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 755495
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER
ODI Number: 756106
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 753053
VISIBILITY:SUN/MOON ROOF ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 749757
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 746393
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 744182
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 743814
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 742962
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 743183
SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:SEAT HEATER/COOLER
ODI Number: 742069
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 740883
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 740840
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 740130
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 740516
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
ODI Number: 738335
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 739182
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
ODI Number: 738338
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FRONT UNDERHOOD
ODI Number: 736922
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 735988
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 735191
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
ODI Number: 731848
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
ODI Number: 731847
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 731846
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 731824
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 731820
SUSPENSION:FRONT
ODI Number: 729568
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 729651
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 728206
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 726796
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM
ODI Number: 725260
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 724419
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 723536
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 723720
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:PADS
ODI Number: 724016
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 723383
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 723218
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 723023
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS
ODI Number: 723020
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 723019
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 722971
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 722932
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 721971
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONE
ODI Number: 720840
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR | STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS:UNDERBODY SHIELDS
ODI Number: 720999
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 721281
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 719366
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:GEAR POSITION INDICATION (PRNDL)
ODI Number: 718107
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 717852
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 717850
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 717459
SUSPENSION:FRONT
ODI Number: 715438
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 715585
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS
ODI Number: 715271
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 714688
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 714687
STEERING:LINKAGES
ODI Number: 713584
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DRUM
ODI Number: 713227
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 713218
SUSPENSION:FRONT
ODI Number: 712020
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 709208
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM
ODI Number: 707627
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 705579
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 706303
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 705592
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 705587
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 705268
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 704471
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 704455
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 703699
EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER
ODI Number: 609941
INTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 607994
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE
ODI Number: 607994
STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS:UNDERBODY SHIELDS
ODI Number: 608756
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.
ODI Number: 606590
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 561871
STEERING:LINKAGES:ROD:RELAY:CONNECTING
ODI Number: 554557
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 552949
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:PADS | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 552949
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER
ODI Number: 550941
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:ACCELERATOR PEDAL
ODI Number: 550934
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE
ODI Number: 548515
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS | STEERING: STEERING WHEEL/HANDLE BAR
ODI Number: 546362
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 538120
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 522568
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 523051
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 739800
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 542600
STEERING:RACK AND PINION
ODI Number: 724200
Is the government investigating the safety of your vehicle? Find out here.

5 Investigations for 1998 AUDI A4

Date Opened Date Closed Component  
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
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.

90 Service Alerts for 1998 AUDI A4

Date Description
January 9, 2013 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Engine oils that meet Audi Oil Quality Standards.

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April 25, 2013 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Discontinuation and mixing of Audi-approved engine coolants.

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September 5, 2013 280000 BACK OVER PREVENTION

If the vehicle?s engine experienced a serious mechanical problem, it is possible that small pieces of metal debris resulting from the mechanical problem may have become deposited in the intake manifold, air intake hoses, exhaust manifolds,

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

October 12, 2014 200000 WHEELS

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

May 10, 2017 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

This informational bulletin contains all the the Audi Oil Quality Standards that should be used when doing an oil change.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

September 5, 2013 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Supersedes Technical Service Bulletin Group 10 number 10-02 dated September 14, 2010. Prior to engine replacement, any debris lodged in transferred assemblies must be removed. If the vehicle’s engine experienced a serious mechanical problem

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

October 5, 2015 103100 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

Vehicle will not communicate with diagnostic scan tool or emissions test equipment. Customers may have issues with vehicle passing state IM emissions test programs because the scan tool cannot communicate with the vehicle. ABS and/or brake

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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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 6, 2015 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Supersedes Technical Service Bulletin Group 17 number 13-35 dated January 9, 2013. This bulletin lists engine oils that meet Audi oil quality standards (VW 501 01, 502 00, 505 00, 505 01, and 504 00/507 00).

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 17, 2015 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Supersedes Technical Service Bulletin Group 10 number 13-10 dated September 5, 2013. Prior to engine replacement, any debris lodged in transferred assemblies must be removed. If the engine experienced a serious mechanical problem, it is pos

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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).

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

May 24, 2001 061100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE

A CONDITION MAY EXIST WHERE THE ENGINE CRANKS BUT WILL NOT START. *TT

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October 1, 1999 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 31, 1998 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

SUBJECT ON FLOOR MAT FASTENER VARIATIONS. *YC

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August 27, 1998 132000 VISIBILITY:GLASS, SIDE/REAR

EXPERIENCING CREAKING / POPPING NOISES FROM REAR WINDOW. *YC

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August 19, 1998 354300 EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL:CARRIER/RACK

SUBJECT ON LUGGAGE COVER HANDLE, REPLACING. *YC

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December 13, 2004 062300 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:HOSES/LINES/PIPING/FITTINGS

COOLANT LEAK AT OIL COOLER HOSES. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

December 18, 1998 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

PROCEDURES ON INSTALLING TRANSMISSION SOUND DEADENING SHIELDS *TT

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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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

February 13, 2001 061100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE

A CONDITION MAY EXIST WHERE THE ENGINE MAY CRANK BUT WILL NOT START. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 7, 2006 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

OIL SLUDGE LIMITED WARRANTY EXTENSION. *KB

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

February 26, 2007 121000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

EXTERIOR LIGHTS, MOSITURE ACCUMULATION. *PE

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

EXTERIOR LIGHTS, MOSITURE ACCUMULATION. *PE

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

February 26, 2007 122000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:FOG LIGHTS

EXTERIOR LIGHTS, MOSITURE ACCUMULATION. *PE

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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 162000 STRUCTURE:BODY

INFORMATION ON SERVICING SUNROOF. *YC

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March 31, 1998 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

VEHICLES WITH CONCERT RADIO WITHOUT BOSE SOUND SYSTEM MAY EXHIBIT AN INOPERATIVE AND / OR DISTORTED REAR SPEAKER. *YC

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

July 1, 2005 061110 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS

CUSTOMER SATISFACTION CAMPAIGN JK TO INSPECT THE TIMING BELT ON VEHICLES WITH INTERNAL ENGINE DAMAGE RESULTING FROM A BROKEN TIMING BELT. *TT

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August 1, 2004 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

WARRANTY EXTENSION COVERING CERTAIN OIL SLUDGE RELATED REPAIRS. *TT

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August 5, 2004 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

LOW ENGINE OIL PRESSURE LIGHT IS ON. AUDI CABRIOLET 2004 INCLUDED. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 5, 2004 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

ENGINE OIL SPECIFICATIONS, OIL CAPACITY, OIL FILTER. *TT THIS BULLETIN REPLACES BULLETIN 04-01 DATED JAN. 12, 2004. 2004 CABRIOLET, AUDI INCLUDED. *TT

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August 31, 2004 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

VALVE COVER, DIAGNOSING OIL LEAKAGE FROM GASKETS. *TT

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August 26, 2004 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

OIL SLUDGE – WARRANTY EXTENSION. SERVICE CIRCULAR – WARRANTY. *TT

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May 17, 2007 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

ENGINE OIL PRESSURE TOO LOW – ENGINE FLUSH. *KB

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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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July 26, 2005 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

ENGINE OIL SPECIFICATIONS, OIL CAPACITY, OIL FILTER. TO INCLUDE AUDI 24 2006. *TT

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February 26, 2007 121000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

HEADLIGHT AIMING, USING HELLA UNIVERSAL BEAMSETTER. *KB

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October 13, 2005 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

WARRANTY EXTENSION 1997-1999 MODEL YEAR. *TT

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May 27, 1999 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

CONDITIONS WITH CREAKING NOISE FROM CENTER ARMREST ON VEHICLES VIN 8D_WA240851. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

October 23, 1998 061120 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER

TURBOCHARGER, FAILURE DUE TO LACK OF LUBRICATION. *YC

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

November 7, 2001 114200 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:INTERIOR/UNDER DASH

SUBJECT REGARDING INSTRUMENT CLUSTER, DRIVER’S INFORMATION DISPLAY FADES. *JG

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

September 19, 2001 021000 SUSPENSION:FRONT

SUBJECT REGARDING NOISY FRONT SUSPENSION. *JG

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

September 28, 2001 114200 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:INTERIOR/UNDER DASH

SUBJECT REGARDING INSTRUMENT CLUSTER, DRIVER’S INFORMATION DISPLAY FADES. *JG

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

June 11, 2004 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

THROTTLE VALVE CONTROL MODULE – J338-, WILL NOT ADAPT. *MJ

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

September 10, 2004 090000 FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER

LONG TERM FUEL TRIM – SYSTEM TOO RICH. DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P1123, P1125, P1137 AND P1139. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 28, 1998 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS FOR CELLULAR TELEPHONE. *YC

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

SERVICE ACTION TO INSPECT LOWER CONTROL ARM SEALS. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

June 24, 1997 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

SUBJECT ON CYLINDER HEAD REMOVAL AND INSTALLATION. *YC

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 11, 2005 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

REPAIRS OF OIL SLUDGE RELATED PROBLEMS. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

October 13, 2005 061110 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS

THE WARRANTY IS EXTENDED FOR SUBJECT VEHICLES TO 168,000 KM (105,000 MILES), REGARDLESS OF TIME IN SERVICE, FOR ENGINE DAMAGE RESULTING FROM A BROKEN TIMING BELT. *TT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

May 31, 1998 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

SUBJECT ON THE AUDI A4 REPAIR MANUAL. *YC

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May 31, 1998 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

SUBJECT ON THE AUDI A4 REPAIR MANUAL. *YC

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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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June 16, 1998 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

INCREASING DISTANCE RANGE FOR FOLDING KEY ( KEYLESS REMOTE TRANSMITTER ). *YC

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June 24, 1998 022000 SUSPENSION:REAR

EXPERIENCING KNOCKING/CREAKING NOISES FROM REAR AXLE. *YC

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June 15, 1998 140000 AIR BAGS

SUBJECT ON AIRBAG SYSTEM ON BOARD DIAGNOSTIC (OBD) FOR VEHICLES WITH REAR SEAT BELT TENSIONERS. *YC

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March 11, 2008 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

ENGINE OIL PRESSURE TOO LOW – ENGINE FLUSH. *NJ UPDATED 4/30/08. *NJ

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December 23, 1997 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS ON CELLULAR TELEPHONE. *YC

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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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1998 AUDI A4

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