2013-2018 Audi A8, S8: Recall Alert
Vehicles Affected: Approximately 13,000 model-year 2013-18 Audi A8 and S8 sedans
The Problem: The seal around the engine compartment may come loose and contact hot engine components, increasing the risk of a fire.
The Fix: Dealers will install a retaining plate to prevent the engine compartment seal from loosening, for free.
What Owners Should Do: Audi manufacturer Volkswagen will begin notifying owners Sept. 4. Owners can call Audi at 800-253-2834, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s vehicle-safety hotline at 888-327-4236 or visit its website to check their vehicle identification number and learn more.
Need to Find a Dealer for Service? Go to Cars.com Service & Repair to find your local dealer. To check for other recalls, and to schedule a free recall repair at your local dealership, click here: Audi A8; Audi S8
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