600 000 Audis to be re­called

The Star Early Edition - - BUSINESS REPORT -

GER­MAN car maker Volk­swa­gen is re­call­ing al­most 600 000 cars in the US, with the ac­tion mainly af­fect­ing Audi mod­els, a spokesman for the sub­sidiary told dpa yesterday. The cars have a num­ber of dif­fer­ent faults af­fect­ing coolant pumps, airbags and seat-belt ten­sion­ers in a va­ri­ety of VW’s pre­mium mod­els, the Audi spokesman said. Re­calls are set to be­gin next month. The spokesman did not give fur­ther de­tails on the ini­tia­tive. The car own­ers will be able to take their ve­hi­cles to garages for re­pair for free. “That is al­ways the case,” the spokesman added. – Bloomberg

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