About Fake Audi Car Parts
Fake Audi Parts and Pirate Websites
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The sales of Counterfeit
Audi Parts and Audi copyright material on internet
auction sites is widespread.
Copies of Audi software such as Audi
Workshop manuals, Audi Satellite Navigation system maps
and updates, Audi Engine diagnostics and Audi re-mapping
software etc is currently available. Much of this material also uses
Audi copyright images (such as the "Audi Logo") and any
sales from an un-authorised party can obviously directly
affect the Audi supply and maintenance chain (including
Audi Dealerships), whilst possibly financing criminal or
Additionally; some copied
disks labeled as "Audi"
contains viruses, malware and - or computer hijacking software,
whilst the failure of some bootleg mechanical components
(such as brake components) can be potentially life
Many Counterfeit Audi Car Parts are
manufactured in the Far East (Particularly India, Taiwan and
China). China is the main source of many Fake Audi Car
Parts such as Fake Audi Alloy
Wheels, Fake Audi Body Kits, Fake Audi Spoilers etc.
In most cases these goods are sub-standard.
Eg; Fake Audi Car Parts may not fit correctly, the foam within Fake
Audi Spoilers and Fake Audi Body Kits can expand in hot weather
- thus causing blistering and
cracking - ruining the look of the car. Fake Audi Steering
wheels, Fake Audi Brake disks etc tend to be made
from sub standard metals which have been shown to
fracture under pressure (fake Audi brake disks have
been known to split into two halves).
Surely; knowingly fitting
Counterfeit Audi Spares to a genuine Audi car
borders on stupidity. But knowingly supplying fakes
is a crime.
However; using Counterfeit Audi Car Parts can be both a false economy and fatal. Components such as Fake Audi Alloy Wheels
can be prone to cracking and vital components such as
Counterfeit Audi Car Brake Calipers, Counterfeit Audi Car Brake Pads,
Fake Audi Shock absorbers, Fake Audi Brake Disks etc
are often made from sub standard components which simply
fail under pressure.
For some time now, UK Anti Piracy has monitored
and taken action on behalf of Multiple interested parties. We
continue to develop and expand this relationship and we
can work with Audi, UK Trading Standards and online
services to significantly reduce -
hopefully eradicate the supply of Counterfeit Audi products,
Fake Audi Parts and pirated Audi software on auction sites and the internet in general.
Counterfeit Audi Brake Pads
parent company of Audi) remain one the most
vigilant car manufacturers. In 2010, Working
with Northern Ireland Trading Standards;
they identified and reported Fake VW, Audi,
Seat and Skoda Brake Pads being shipped into
the UK. The Counterfeit Brake Pads were
seized, tested (found to be dangerous) and
Comments made on these pages do not necessarily reflect
the thoughts or opinions of UK Anti Piracy, its clients
Over the past few years, over 250000 fake airbags
have been sold in the USA. Fake airbags are life
threatening, yet fake Audi airbags are now being
supplied in the UK.
Audi airbags should only ever
be purchased from an
authorised Audi dealer or agent
. Under no
circumstances should Audi airbags be bought online
(except from an authorised supplier) and
under no circumstances should a used, "reconditioned" or
2nd user airbag be fitted.
Fake Audi airbags kill !;
About fake airbags in the USA
Please note; Genuine Audi Airbags are of extremely
high quality and are exceptionally reliable.