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2018 Audi A3 Sedan 2.0 TFSI Premium Plus quattro AWD

  • Brake Assist
  • Child Safety Locks
  • Daytime Running Lights
  • Traction Control
  • Headlights-Auto-Leveling
  • Stability Control
  • Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors
  • Rear Head Air Bag
  • Front Head Air Bag
  • Front Side Air Bag
  • Driver Air Bag
  • Passenger Air Bag
  • Passenger Air Bag Sensor
  • Knee Air Bag
  • Back-Up Camera
  • Outboard Front Lap And Shoulder Safety Belts -inc: Rear Center 3 Point, Height Adjusters and Pretensioners
  • Rear Child Safety Locks
  • Driver And Passenger Knee Airbag
  • Airbag Occupancy Sensor
  • SIDEGUARD Curtain 1st And 2nd Row Airbags
  • Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Front Airbags
  • Low Tire Pressure Warning
  • Audi pre sense front Forward Collision
  • Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Seat-Mounted Side Airbags
  • Side Impact Beams
  • ABS And Driveline Traction Control
  • Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
 
Crash Test Results for the 2018 Audi Models:
No crash test results exist
 
Service Bulletins for 2018 Audi A3 Sedan 2.0 TFSI Premium Plus quattro AWD
No service bulletins exist
 
Recalls for 2018 Audi A3 Sedan 2.0 TFSI Premium Plus quattro AWD
No recalls exist.
 


2017 Maserati Quattroporte S Q4 GranLusso 3.0L

  • Traction Control
  • Cross-Traffic Alert
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Adjustable Pedals
  • Blind Spot Monitor
  • Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors
  • Stability Control
  • Daytime Running Lights
  • Headlights-Auto-Leveling
  • Front Head Air Bag
  • Front Side Air Bag
  • Rear Head Air Bag
  • Driver Air Bag
  • Passenger Air Bag
  • Back-Up Camera
  • Outboard Front Lap And Shoulder Safety Belts -inc: Rear Center 3 Point, Height Adjusters and Pretensioners
  • Curtain 1st And 2nd Row Airbags
  • Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Front Airbags
  • Tire Specific Low Tire Pressure Warning
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Forward Collision and Rear Collision
  • Blind Spot Sensor
  • Front And Rear Parking Sensors
  • Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Seat-Mounted Side Airbags
  • Side Impact Beams
  • ABS And Driveline Traction Control
  • Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
 
Crash Test Results for the 2017 Maserati Models:
No crash test results exist
 
Service Bulletins for 2017 Maserati Quattroporte S Q4 GranLusso 3.0L
2017 MASERATI QUATTROPORTE:

Bulletin Number: MAS001319
Notification of changes to the online documentation sites TechInt and TechDoc.

Bulletin Number: MAS001338
New guidelines for use of Blue-On-Line technical support requests and warranty requests for authorization.

Bulletin Number: MAS001361
Notification of diagnostic server downtime for maintenance.

Bulletin Number: MAS001417
New software available to update the ETM Module. Updated procedure for reflashing the entertainment module with an updated software version as part of customer service campaign 351. MNA iteration of initial Maserati S.P.A announced TSB.

Bulletin Number: MAS001417
New software available to update the ETM Module. Updated procedure for reflashing the entertainment module with an updated software version as part of customer service campaign 351. MNA iteration of initial Maserati S.P.A announced TSB.

Bulletin Number: MAS001431
TSB on proper procedure for ensuring all door modules function in the event of one being replaced.

Bulletin Number: MAS001652
Diagnostic guide for brake system noise.

Bulletin Number: MAS001962
Circular letter - Oil Cartridge removal/refitting procedure update.

 
Recalls for 2017 Maserati Quattroporte S Q4 GranLusso 3.0L
2017 MASERATI QUATTROPORTE
NHTSA Campaign ID: 17V610000
Component: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
Manufacturer: Maserati North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: 07/18/2014 - 07/31/2017
Potential Units Affected: 439
Defect Description:
Maserati North America, Inc. (Maserati) is recalling certain 2015-2017 Quattroporte GTS vehicles equipped with a V8 3.8 liter engine. A resistor in the low pressure fuel pump resistor may fail, causing a loss of engine power or a stall.
Consequence:
A stall can increase the risk of a crash.
Action to take:
Maserati will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel pump resistor cable assembly, free of charge. Interim notices informing owners of the safety risk are expected to be mailed 11/28/2017. Owners will receive a second notice when the remedy is available. Owners may contact Maserati customer service at 1-877-696-2737. Maserati's number for this recall is 359.
2017 MASERATI QUATTROPORTE
NHTSA Campaign ID: 18V173000
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE
Manufacturer: Maserati North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: 05/19/2016 - 07/31/2017
Potential Units Affected: 9044
Defect Description:
Maserati North America, Inc. (Maserati) is recalling certain 2017 Quattroporte vehicles equipped with V6 engines and Maserati Ghibli vehicles. Due to an engine software problem, at slow speeds such as stop-and-go traffic, the transmission may unexpectedly shift into neutral or park, or the engine may shut off.
Consequence:
If the transmission shifts into neutral or park unexpectedly, or if the engine shuts down without warning, it can increase the risk of a crash.
Action to take:
Maserati will notify owners, and dealers will re-flash the software for the engine control module, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin May 2018. Owners may contact Maserati customer service at 1-877-696-2737. Maserati's number for this recall is 365.
2017 MASERATI QUATTROPORTE
NHTSA Campaign ID: 18V173000
Component: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Manufacturer: Maserati North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: 05/19/2016 - 07/31/2017
Potential Units Affected: 9044
Defect Description:
Maserati North America, Inc. (Maserati) is recalling certain 2017 Quattroporte vehicles equipped with V6 engines and Maserati Ghibli vehicles. Due to an engine software problem, at slow speeds such as stop-and-go traffic, the transmission may unexpectedly shift into neutral or park, or the engine may shut off.
Consequence:
If the transmission shifts into neutral or park unexpectedly, or if the engine shuts down without warning, it can increase the risk of a crash.
Action to take:
Maserati will notify owners, and dealers will re-flash the software for the engine control module, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin May 2018. Owners may contact Maserati customer service at 1-877-696-2737. Maserati's number for this recall is 365.
2017 MASERATI QUATTROPORTE
NHTSA Campaign ID: 16V840000
Component: TIRES:SIDEWALL
Manufacturer: Maserati North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: 02/29/2016 - 10/29/2016
Potential Units Affected: 1861
Defect Description:
Maserati North America, Inc. (Maserati) is recalling certain model year 2017 Ghibli and Quattroporte vehicles and one model year 2016 Ghibli vehicle manufactured February 29, 2016, to October 29, 2016. These vehicles are equipped with certain Pirelli P Zero All Season tires, size 275/40R19 101W, that may develop cracks in their lower sidewall, possibly resulting in a loss of air.
Consequence:
A loss of air may result in tire failure or a loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.
Action to take:
Maserati will notify owners, and dealers will replace the affected tires, free of charge. The recall began on December 30, 2016. Owners may contact Maserati customer service at 1-877-696-2737. Maserati's number for this recall is 324.
2017 MASERATI QUATTROPORTE
NHTSA Campaign ID: 16V856000
Component: POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DIFFERENTIAL UNIT
Manufacturer: Maserati North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: 07/01/2016 - 10/12/2016
Potential Units Affected: 326
Defect Description:
Maserati North America, Inc. (Maserati) is recalling certain model year 2017 Quattroporte and Ghibli vehicles manufactured July 1, 2016, to October 12, 2016. The rear differential unit pinion nut may not have been properly tightened, allowing the pinion nut to loosen.
Consequence:
A loose pinion gear may bind, possibly resulting in the rear wheels locking up and increasing the risk of a crash.
Action to take:
Maserati will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the rear differential unit pinion nut torque, and, as necessary, replace the rear differential unit, free of charge. The recall began on December 30, 2016. Owners may contact Maserati customer service at 1-877-696-2737. Maserati's number for this recall is 328.
2017 MASERATI QUATTROPORTE
NHTSA Campaign ID: 17V046000
Component: SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:POWER ADJUST
Manufacturer: Maserati North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: 06/01/2013 - 12/31/2016
Potential Units Affected: 39381
Defect Description:
Maserati North America, Inc. (Maserati) is recalling certain 2014-2017 Quattroporte and Ghibli, and 2017 Levante vehicles. Adjusting the front seats may cause the seat wiring harness to rub, possibly resulting in an electrical short.
Consequence:
An electrical short can increase the risk of a fire.
Action to take:
Maserati will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the vehicles, replacing the seat wiring harness, as necessary, free of charge. The recall began June 26, 2017. Owners may contact Maserati customer service at 1-877-696-2737. Maserati's number for this recall is 342.
2017 MASERATI QUATTROPORTE
NHTSA Campaign ID: 17V046000
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING
Manufacturer: Maserati North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: 06/01/2013 - 12/31/2016
Potential Units Affected: 39381
Defect Description:
Maserati North America, Inc. (Maserati) is recalling certain 2014-2017 Quattroporte and Ghibli, and 2017 Levante vehicles. Adjusting the front seats may cause the seat wiring harness to rub, possibly resulting in an electrical short.
Consequence:
An electrical short can increase the risk of a fire.
Action to take:
Maserati will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the vehicles, replacing the seat wiring harness, as necessary, free of charge. The recall began June 26, 2017. Owners may contact Maserati customer service at 1-877-696-2737. Maserati's number for this recall is 342.
2017 MASERATI QUATTROPORTE
NHTSA Campaign ID: 16V839000
Component: BACK OVER PREVENTION: CAMERA SYSTEM
Manufacturer: Maserati North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: 07/01/2016 - 11/14/2016
Potential Units Affected: 7481
Defect Description:
Maserati North America, Inc. (Maserati) is recalling certain model year 2017 Quattroporte, Ghible, and Levante vehicles manufactured July 1, 2016, to November 14, 2016. In temperatures below freezing, the entertainment telematics module (ETM) may place itself in a protection mode, disabling the back-up camera.
Consequence:
If the back-up camera is inoperable, it may be more difficult for the operator to see people or objects behind the vehicle, increasing the risk of injury or crash.
Action to take:
Maserati will notify owners, and dealers will update the ETM software, free of charge. The recall began on December 30, 2016. Owners may contact Maserati customer service at 1-877-696-2737. Maserati's number for this recall is 327.
 



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