Safety Ratings
2001 Audi A8
Front Crash Driver Side 5.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 5.0000
Number of Recalls2
Number of Complaints15
Number of Investigations0
Recall Notice

LemonFree has found some important recall information regarding 2001 Audi A8 vehicles

2001 Audi A8 (8/14/2008)  

Campaign Number: 08V397000

Component Name: POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

Manufacturer: Volkswagen of America, Inc.

Description: VOLKSWAGEN IS RECALLING 13,900 MY 1996-2003 AUDI A8 VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A 5-SPEED AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION. THE LOCKING CABLE MAY MOVE OUT OF POSITION OVER TIME. WITH THE LOCKING CABLE OUT OF POSITION, THE SHIFTER CAN BE MOVED OUT OF THE "PARK" POSITION EVEN IF THE IGNITION KEY IS NOT IN THE IGNITION LOCK.

Defect: THIS COULD ALLOW THE VEHICLE TO ROLL, CAUSING A CRASH WITHOUT WARNING.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL MODIFY THE AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION LOCKING CABLE BY INSTALLING AN ADJUSTING PIECE THAT WILL SECURE THE LOCKING CABLE IN PLACE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON SEPTEMBER 12, 2008. OWNERS MAY CONTACT AUDI AT 1-800-822-2834.

2001 Audi A8 (8/15/2001)  

Campaign Number: 01V259000

Component Name: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLER PIPE AND CAP

Manufacturer: Volkswagen of America, Inc.

Description: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A FUEL AND VAPOR LEAK DETECTION SYSTEM. A "BLIND COVER" AT THE FILLER NECK OF THE FUEL TANK MAY NOT SEAL PROPERLY ALLOWING FUEL VAPOR TO ESCAPE.

Defect: SHOULD THIS HAPPEN, THE FUEL TANK PRESSURE WILL BE REDUCED, WHICH WILL ACTIVATE THE LEAK DETECTION SYSTEM AND ALERT THE DRIVER OF A SYSTEM'S FAULT INDICATED BY AN INSTRUMENT PANEL LIGHT.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE FUEL FILLER NECK/EXPANSION TANK ASSEMBLY. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN MARCH 21, 2002. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT AUDI AT 1-866-892-2834.

2001 AUDI A8 for sale

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2001 Audi A8 L

$9,999

2001 AUDI A8 L

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 86531 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Addison, TX
  • MPG: 15 City / 23 Hwy

2001 Audi A8 L

$6,795

2001 AUDI A8 L

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 137960 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Sterling, VA
  • MPG: 15 City / 23 Hwy

2001 Audi A8 L

$8,499

2001 AUDI A8 L

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 99997 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Tacoma, WA
  • MPG: 15 City / 23 Hwy

2001 Audi A8 L

$4,995

2001 AUDI A8 L

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 190000 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Laguna Hills, CA
  • MPG: 15 City / 23 Hwy

2001 Audi A8 L

$7,110

2001 AUDI A8 L

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 123471 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Longmont, CO
  • MPG: 15 City / 23 Hwy

2001 Audi A8 L

$5,996

2001 AUDI A8 L

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 118867 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Brown
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Mentor, OH
  • MPG: 15 City / 23 Hwy

2001 Audi A8 4.2

$7,995

2001 AUDI A8 4.2

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 151992 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: Brown
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Stonington, CT
  • MPG: 15 City / 23 Hwy

2001 Audi A8 L

$4,995

2001 AUDI A8 L

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 147236 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: San Antonio, TX
  • MPG: 15 City / 23 Hwy

2001 Audi A8 L

$5,995

2001 AUDI A8 L

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 118439 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Staten Island, NY
  • MPG: 15 City / 23 Hwy

2001 Audi A8 L

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$6,999

2001 AUDI A8 L

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 140000 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Franklin Square, NY
  • MPG: 15 City / 23 Hwy

2001 Audi A8 L

$9,999

2001 AUDI A8 L

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 130000 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Kalispell, MT
  • MPG: 15 City / 23 Hwy

2001 Audi A8 L

$1,900

2001 AUDI A8 L

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 175983 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Elkhart, IN
  • MPG: 15 City / 23 Hwy

2001 Audi A8 4.2

$5,999

2001 AUDI A8 4.2

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 104000 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Wallingford, CT
  • MPG: 15 City / 23 Hwy
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