Affected vehicles in the EU/rest of world
With the exception of the USA and Canada, around ten million vehicles with type EA 189 diesel engines were affected worldwide.
In agreement with the respective responsible authorities, the Volkswagen Group is making technical measures available worldwide for virtually all diesel vehicles with type EA 189 engines.
AUDI AG has worked intensively for many months to check all relevant diesel concepts for possible discrepancies and retrofit potentials. The measures proposed by AUDI AG have been adopted and mandated in various recall notices issued by the Kraftfahrt-Bundesamt (KBA – German Federal Motor Transport Authority) for vehicle models with V6 and V8 TDI engines.