This bulletin applies to 2015-2019 Audi A3 and S3 vehicles equipped with drive select and magnetic shock absorbers. Cracking noises and spring jumps may occur when steering/maneuvering. The noise can be reproduced when at least two people are in the vehicle and the steering wheel is just before the right/left stop.
This bulletin applies to 2016-2018 Audi A3 vehicles equipped with a manual transmission. If an oil leak is observed at the bellhousing area, the input shaft seal may be at fault.
This bulletin applies to 2012-2015 Audi A6, A7, A8, Q7 and R8 vehicles, as well as 2008-2017 A3, A3 e-tron, A4, A5, A5 Cabriolet, Q3 and Q5 models, equipped with a 2.0L engine. When removing the camshaft bridge as part of a repair, check the condition of the non-return valve and its screen.
This bulletin applies to 2012 Audi A3 models. After replacing vehicle electrical system control unit J519 (address code 09), the central locking system will be inoperative.
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