The Volkswagen Group is weathering its own temporary in the United States because of the Dieselgate. The American country things can go very wrong if the latest research declare her as guilty of all the charges that accuse him. But now things get complicated you since Audi and Volkswagen are having problems in several of their cars because of mechanical failures.
Both firms are making a call of emergency massive for remove of the market several of its cars by problems in them airbags and in the pump of the liquid refrigerant. These decisions are important and would put at grave risk the lives of motorists. That is why the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has been responsible for that both Audi and Volkswagen warn through their websites customers so they pass through the workshop to address these problems.
In the case of the cars affected by the problem of airbags the passengers of the vehicle may, before an accident, suffer serious injury by impact of metallic elements. In the case of vehicles affected by problems in the coolant pump the vehicle could leave burning, if the engine is not capable of regulating its temperature of operation.
The affected Audi models are the Q5, A5 and A5 cabrio manufactured between the years 2013 to 2017; Allroads and A4 Audi sedan of the year 2013 to 2016 and the Audi A6 of the years 2012 to 2015. All these models have as common denominator which mounted the same block gasoline 2-litre TFSI. Largest number of models has affected is the Q5 with 234.054 units but we do not know how many have affected their airbags and how many coolant pump.
The models affected of Volkswagen are the Golf, golf and Tiguan. In this case there have been to know the year of manufacture, as well as units that are affected by each one of the problems described. However from the brand they’re getting in touch with customers so they pass through the official service. In addition, as usual this operation will have no cost whatsoever to customers.
Source – National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)