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2018 AUDI A5 RECALLS

2018 Audi A5

A5 Sportback (F5) generation is a 2 or 5 doors cabriolet or coupe or fastback produced by Audi from 2017 to 2018 with diesel and petrol and petrol / cng engines with maxspeed 139 mph. Capacity is 5 passengers including driver and total weight is 4696 lbs with 1213 lbs maxload.


Model Trims

  • A5 3.0 TDI (218 Hp) S tronic
  • A5 3.0 TDI (286 Hp) quattro tiptronic
  • A5 2.0 TDI (150 Hp)
  • A5 2.0 TDI (150 Hp) S tronic
  • A5 35 TDI (150 Hp) S tronic
  • A5 2.0 TDI (190 Hp) quattro S tronic
  • A5 40 TDI (190 Hp) quattro S tronic
  • A5 40 TDI (190 Hp) S tronic
  • A5 40 TFSI (190 Hp)
  • A5 40 TFSI (190 Hp) S tronic
  • A5 2.0 TDI (190 Hp) S tronic
  • A5 2.0 TFSI (190 Hp)
  • A5 2.0 TFSI (252 Hp) quattro S tronic
  • A5 2.0 TFSI (252 Hp) S tronic
  • A5 3.0 TDI (218 Hp) quattro S tronic
  • A5 2.0 TFSI (190 Hp) S tronic
  • A5 2.0 TFSI (252 Hp) quattro S tronic
  • A5 2.0 TFSI (252 Hp) S tronic
  • A5 3.0 TDI (218 Hp) quattro S tronic
  • A5 3.0 TDI (218 Hp) S tronic
  • A5 3.0 TDI (286 Hp) quattro tiptronic
  • A5 2.0 TDI (150 Hp)
  • A5 2.0 TDI (150 Hp) S tronic
  • A5 35 TDI (150 Hp) S tronic
  • A5 35 TFSI (150 Hp) S tronic
  • A5 2.0 TDI (190 Hp)
  • A5 40 TDI (190 Hp) quattro S tronic
  • A5 40 TDI (190 Hp) S tronic
  • A5 40 TFSI (190 Hp)
  • A5 40 TFSI (190 Hp) S tronic
  • A5 2.0 TDI (190 Hp) quattro S tronic
  • A5 2.0 TDI (190 Hp) S tronic
  • A5 2.0 TDI ultra (190 Hp)
  • A5 2.0 TDI ultra (190 Hp) S tronic
  • A5 2.0 TFSI (190 Hp)
  • A5 2.0 TDI ultra (190 Hp) S tronic
  • A5 2.0 TFSI (252 Hp) quattro
  • A5 2.0 TFSI (252 Hp) quattro S tronic
  • A5 2.0 TFSI (252 Hp) S tronic
  • A5 3.0 TDI (218 Hp) quattro S tronic
  • A5 3.0 TDI (218 Hp) S tronic
  • A5 3.0 TDI (286 Hp) quattro tiptronic
  • A5 2.0 TDI (150 Hp)
  • A5 2.0 TDI (150 Hp) quattro
  • A5 35 TDI (150 Hp) S tronic
  • A5 35 TFSI (150 Hp) S tronic
  • A5 2.0 TDI (150 Hp) S tronic
  • A5 40 TDI (190 Hp) quattro S tronic
  • A5 40 TDI (190 Hp) S tronic
  • A5 40 TFSI (190 Hp)
  • A5 40 TFSI (190 Hp) S tronic
  • A5 2.0 TDI (190 Hp)
  • A5 2.0 TDI (190 Hp) quattro
  • A5 2.0 TDI (190 Hp) quattro S tronic
  • A5 2.0 TDI (190 Hp) S tronic
  • A5 2.0 TDI ultra (190 Hp)
  • A5 G-tron 2.0 TFSI (170 Hp)
  • A5 G-tron 2.0 TFSI (170 Hp) S tronic

Features & Specs

1

5
seats

2

29-50 mpg city
44-65 mpg hwy

3

FWD, AWD
drivetrain

4

150-286
horsepower

Reported Problems

9 Total Safety Recalls Found

AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:PASSENGER SIDE:INFLATOR MODULE

  • Total cars affected: 145337

  • NHTSA campaign: 19V547000

  • Date of the problem: 24/07/2019

A disabled passenger air bag increases the risk of injury in the event of a crash.

AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:PASSENGER SIDE:INFLATOR MODULE

  • Total cars affected: 12

  • NHTSA campaign: 18V836000

  • Date of the problem: 27/11/2018

If the air bag does not deploy correctly in the event of a crash, it can increase the risk of an injury.

STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS

  • Total cars affected: 31323

  • NHTSA campaign: 17V675000

  • Date of the problem: 25/10/2017

The sharp edges of the speaker trim increase the risk of injury to vehicle occupants.

SUSPENSION:FRONT

  • Total cars affected: 36

  • NHTSA campaign: 18V893000

  • Date of the problem: 17/12/2018

A loose front wheel may increasing the risk of a crash.

AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW

  • Total cars affected: 8037

  • NHTSA campaign: 17V822000

  • Date of the problem: 20/12/2017

In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the head curtain air bag, if the air bag does not deploy properly, the vehicle occupants have an increased risk of injury.

EU rapid alert system

  • Risk level: 1

  • Rapex alert: A12/0226/19

  • Date of the problem: 08/02/2019

The screw fitting the passenger airbag module to the instrument panel may not have been correctly tightened. This could have an impact on the inflation of the airbag and thus the protection of the occupant.

EU rapid alert system

  • Risk level: 2

  • Rapex alert: A12/0382/19

  • Date of the problem: 08/03/2019

In certain vehicles, fuel can leak onto the engine fuel rail. Fuel leakage close to a source of ignition may increase the risk of the vehicle catching fire.

EU rapid alert system

  • Risk level: Fire

  • Rapex alert: A12/01401/20

  • Date of the problem: //20200508

Moisture can penetrate into the belt starter generator (RSG – Riemen-Starter-Generator).

EU rapid alert system

  • Risk level: Accident

  • Rapex alert: A12/00752/21

  • Date of the problem: //20210604

The vehicles may be fitted with a towbar with a swivel mechanism that may have a defective locking pin. As a result, the pin could break while driving, increasing the risk of an accident.

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