Audi is recalling 22,222 vehicles in the Canada to fix a problem with a wheel trim piece that can fall off and become a hazard on the road.
The recall includes 2018 and 2019 Q5 and SQ5 SUVs. A wheel arch cover can detach, possibly hitting other vehicles.
Customers may see the cover sticking out or hear wind noise. Dealers will secure it with another screw and nut starting Aug. 2.
The Q5 is Audi’s top-selling vehicle in Canada through the first five months of the year. Audi has sold 4,949 Q5s, down seven per cent from a year ago, according to the Automotive News Data Center in Detroit.