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    Veteran Member Four Rings deucescorner's Avatar
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    "TSB vs TD1" Does being flagged for TD1 give right for denial of TSB work?

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    Hi, I'd like to get some input on this topic. Does being flagged for TD1 give right for denial of TSB work?
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    Since TSBs are not recalls, and fall under warranty work (even TSBs for out of warranty vehicles); and TDI voids the vehicle warranty... would seem that there is there is plenty of room to deny performing them.

    Need to be more specific though, as “it depends” (dealer, actual work and what the flag is for) is the real answer.

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    It has been argued and won... if a TSB or warranty claim is made for vehicle component, not related to the TD1 flag, then that component is covered.

    Example: tuned ECU, but claim for a sunroof issue....
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    If the TSB is not for something that the TD1 is affective on- it should be valid.


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    Quote Originally Posted by easy_button View Post
    Since TSBs are not recalls, and fall under warranty work (even TSBs for out of warranty vehicles); and TDI voids the vehicle warranty... would seem that there is there is plenty of room to deny performing them.

    Need to be more specific though, as “it depends” (dealer, actual work and what the flag is for) is the real answer.
    Hello, I'd like to chime in here if possible.....

    The answer will always depend on the official diagnosis from a certified Audi dealership to determine if TSB/warranty work is indeed related to an aftermarket modification or tune, or if the warranty can be applied. As a general policy, Audi of America does not promote or endorse any modification that would alter the original engineering of the vehicle. At the very least, there is a chance that this type of work may not be covered through Audi of America leading up to completely voiding the New Vehicle Limited Warranty depending on the type of modification. I'm happy to review further, but would require additional information on the situation.

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    Vincenzo F.

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