AUDI 5000 Fuel System, Gasoline,storage,tank Assembly Recall | Oct 06, 1987

1987 AUDI 5000 Fuel System, Gasoline,storage,tank Assembly Recall | Oct 06, 1987

Repeated Topping Off Of Fuel Tank During Refueling Reduces The Expansion Space Within The Tank Allowing Vapors To Escape From The Charcoal Filter To Outside Rather Than Being Inducted Into The Engine.

Escaping Vapors Could Ignite By Heat Emitted By Theexhaust System.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Install Redesigned Filler Neck And A New Vent Valve And Hose For Charcoal Filter. Also, Stop Refueling When Pump Nozzle Shuts Off.

System: Fuel Tankvehicle Description: Turbo And Turbo Quattro Passenger Cars.

This recall was issued on Oct 06, 1987 for 1987 AUDI 5000, manufactured by VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA,INC, in response to Fuel System, Gasoline,storage,tank Assembly problems.

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