2018 AUDI RS7 - EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2014-2018 Audi RS7 vehicles. The tire information label on these vehicles incorrectly lists the combined maximum weight as 1146 lbs/520 kg, when the correct combined maximum weight is actually 992 lbs/470 kg. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 110, "Tire Selection and Rims."
HazardIf the operator were to load the vehicle based on information on the tire information label, they could overload the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.
Consumer ActionAudi will notify owners, and dealers will replace the tire information label, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin April 8, 2018. Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 44N9.