approximately 1,900 model-year 2017-18 audi r8 spyder and coupe sports cars
the problem: transmission fluid may leak from the gearbox ventilation hose after certain high-speed and maneuvering situations, which could contact hot used engine parts, increasing the risk of a fire.
the fix: dealers will replace the single gearbox ventilation hose with a double ventilation hose for free.
what owners should do: audi will begin notifying owners oct. 31. 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 to check their vehicle identification number and learn more.
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