Recall: 2012 Audi Q5 for Shattering Moonroof in Cold Temperatures
2012 Audi Q5 Recalls for Shattering Moonroof
Volkswagen of America, Audi's parent company, is issuing a recall on 2012 Audi Q5 models equipped with a glass moonroof, which could break when exposed to extremely cold temperatures.
The Problem: In extreme cold weather conditions, the front moonroof glass could break, creating a distraction hazard and possibly causing cuts and injuries to the driver and front passenger.
The Fix: VWOA will notify affected owners, and the front glass panel will be replaced at no charge. The safety recall is expected to begin in August. Owners can contact Volkswagen at 800-822-8987, or NHTSA's Vehicle Safety Hotline at 888-327-4236.
Number of Vehicles Potentially Affected: 13,172 units manufactured between June 21, 2011 through December 9, 2011.