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105,000 Cars For Faulty Brakes

September 3, 1985

DETROIT (AP) _ Volkswagen of America Inc. on Tuesday recalled 105,000 VW and Audi cars for faulty brake hoses that can crack and leak fluid, leading to partial loss of the brakes.

The import company said the recall affects West German-made VW Quantum, Jetta and Scirocco models and Audi 4000S and 5000S Turbo models from the 1983 through 1985 model years.

Repairs will be free, VW said.

VW said it knew of no accidents or injuries involving the defect.

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