Coil Pack Publicity
Some new information (UK)
The official affected TTs are as follows;
(all by chassis no)
TRU...8N.11028943 to TRU...8N.11049118
TRU...8N.21000118 to TRU...8N.21029613
TRU...8N.31000101 to TRU...8N.31000176
the affected engine codes are ARY, AUM, AUQ, AWP, BAM.
The centres are told to change them only upon complaint.Audi Roaside will change all non J,L types when called to a breakdown.At the moment AudiAG only recongnises 1.8T coil problems,not 2.0 and 3.0 engines(red coils are the same as black,only colour diff!!!)
The workshop action is known as 28D2.
How to visually tell a H Coil Pack
Look at the upper side for a full length rectangle:-
Coil Pack Recall 1 Reuters Press - 04 Feb 2003
Coil Pack Recall 2 Yahoo - 04 Feb 2003
Coil Pack Recall 3 BBC - 04 Feb 2003
Coil Pack Recall 4 American Press - 05 Feb 2003
Volkswagen Audi Group of America, Letter to Owners
BBC Watchdog Page 1 - Page 2
Volkswagen UK Press Release
Original VAG Press Release
How I am handling my case with Audi: -
I sent this letter to Audi Customer Services.
Audi sent me a nice letter and a voucher to spend at a dealer but no confirmation of coilpack replacement or any specific details on how the issue will be handled.
So I sent this
2nd letter to
Audi Customer Services
Audi CS Response...got my coil packs changed.