Audi Australia has issued a recall for the 2015-19 model-year 'FY' Q5 over concerns the wheel arch covers could detach from affected vehicles.
The German marque reports that the recalled Q5 models could have "incorrectly fastened wheel arch covers could come loose over time and potentially detach".
"If the wheel arch covers loosen, they may detach from the vehicle and pose an accident risk to road users," Audi says in its recall notice.
A total of 5630 units are affected by this recall, spanning the 2015 through to 2019 model years – the VIN list for these vehicles is attached here.
Owners of the recalled SUVs will be contacted by Audi Australia, and advised to get in touch with their preferred dealership to arrange the inspection and repair of their vehicle.
For more information, contact 1800 50 AUDI (2834). You can also view the original recall notice here.