Quick Connecters Are Allowing Fuel Lines to Detach

Audi is recalling over 1,000 vehicles because of failing quick connectors that are supposed to hold fuel supply lines in place.

The detached lines will stop supplying fuel to the crankshaft and start depositing it onto hot engine surfaces. When flammable liquid meets something as hot as an exhaust manifold, things happen. Things you don’t want.

These are the same connectors that led VW to recall the Golf R, so maybe VW should go back to the drawing board on this part?

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Models Mentioned in this Story

Audi A3

PainRank
7.19
Complaints
46
Reliability
18th out of 19

Audi TT

PainRank
2.87
Complaints
30
Reliability
12th out of 19