Volkswagen recalls in Russia 14 thousand Audi

MOSCOW, may 15. /TASS/. LLC “Volkswagen group Rus” is a Russian dealer of Audi – is Recalling in Russia 14 18 thousand cars of Audi models A4, A5, A6 and Q5, that are implemented from 2012 to 2017, reported the Federal Agency on technical regulation and Metrology (Rosstandart).

“The reason car brand Audi is the possible appearance of foreign particles in the coolant, which can lead to blocking of the additional coolant pump. As a consequence, possible overheating of the pump”, – stated in the message.

To fall under the opinion the cars that are upgrades ON BA (the software of the control unit – approx. TASS) engine. Additionally, you will be replacing faulty coolant pump.

All repairs will be performed at no charge to owners.

Earlier in interview to the newspaper “Izvestia” Minister of industry and trade of Russia Denis Manturov reported that “AVTOVAZ” has agreed with opinion of Rosstandart about 5 thousand cars Lada Kalina Sport and Lada Granta Sport, also a request for opinion 14 thousand cars of the brand Audi has also filed, OOO “Volkswagen Group Russ,” is a Russian dealer of Audi. According to the Minister, conduct such surveys campaigns should not be taken in a negative light, it “indicates the responsibility of the automaker, its interest in maintaining long-term relationships with their customers”. “Service campaign – not damage to the reputation,” – said Manturov.