the problem: the auxiliary heater electrical connector may have been incorrectly inserted into the auxiliary heater, possibly resulting in increased electrical resistance and increasing the risk of a fire.
the fix: dealers will inspect the auxiliary heater connector, replacing the auxiliary heater and connector, as necessary, for free.
what owners should do: audi manufacturer volkswagen sent interim notices to owners notifying them of the safety risk on jan. 31; owners will receive a second notice when the remedy is available, expected to be in march. owners can call the automaker at 800-253-2834, the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle-safety hotline at 888-327-4236 or visit its website check their vehicle identification number and learn more.
need to find a dealer for service? go to 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 a6; audi a7
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