Audi warns now button 2400 customers, that cars can catch fire.
'the Recall includes in Denmark 2.366 registered cars of the models Audi A4, A5, A6, A7, and Q5,' writes Britt Stellinger, PR-manager of Audi in Denmark, in an email to Ekstra Bladet.
In the letter to customers writing Audi:
’There may penetrate moisture into the remstartergeneratoren on your car. As a result, may under unfavorable circumstances occur a short circuit in the component, whereby it can not be excluded that there may be fire as a result of local overheating.’
But Audi does not yet have the parts to make the cars safe, but Audi hope that they will be available in the course of the summer.
’We ask you to park the car under the open sky, until the repairs are done, and avoid multi-storey car parks, underground car parks, garages and carports,’ writes the Audi, which also encourages customers to provide to Audi, if they have sold the cars on. So can Audi warn the new owners.
'the Action is set in the time of all the Audi service partners, and despite the challenge of reservedelsleveringen caused by Covid19-the situation, the first customers have already changed the component,' writes PER head, which assures that no cars yet is broken in the fire.
In the letter to vehicle owners is:
'If it begins to smell hot during driving, the car must immediately be parked safely under the open sky'.