Audi Recalls 2017 Q7 For The Second Time

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Audi has recalled 2017 Q7 yet again. The automaker has recalled over 19,000 examples of the new crossover. The issue is that the vehicle's third-row seat backs may move forward during a frontal collision.

Audi Recalls 2017 Q7 For The Second Time

The manufacturer says, "If the third-row seat does not remain in its position, there may be an increased risk of injury to an occupant, in the event of a crash."

Audi Recalls 2017 Q7 For The Second Time

The seat moving back under load increases the chance of injury and this issue violates Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard 207, "Seating Systems."

Audi Recalls 2017 Q7 For The Second Time

t's mandatory, this recall because seats shouldn't move during collisions. This actually the second time in a week when the German car manufacturer has issued a recall for the new model. The first recall was due to possible power steering assist fail.

Audi Recalls 2017 Q7 For The Second Time

The seat issue fix is relatively simple. Audi will take the recalled Q7s and they will add an additional bracket to the seat back.

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Story first published: Wednesday, September 28, 2016, 10:20 [IST]
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