MUNICH (Reuters) – German premium carmaker Audi <NSUG.DE> said on Wednesday it was recalling 330,000 cars in Germany due to possible problems with electrical connections for the auxiliary heater that could cause fires.
A spokesman for Audi, a unit of Volkswagen <VOWG_p.DE>, said the recall affected models A4, A5, A5 Cabriolet and Q5 built between April 2011 and May 2015.
He said a few customers had reported a smell of burning in their cars but there had been no fires or other damage.
German online trade publication Kfz-Rueckrufe.de first reported the recall.
(Reporting by Irene Preisinger; Writing by Maria Sheahan)