45F5 – ABS Control Module Software – 2009-2010 Audi A3

NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V913
Manufacturer Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Components SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC, ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL
Potential Number of Units Affected 135,683

 

ABS and Stability Control Becomes Inoperative

A loss of vehicle control can increase the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2009-2010 Volkswagen Jetta A5 Sedan, 2009 Volkswagen Jetta SportWagen, Eos, GTI, Rabbit and Audi A3 vehicles, and 2010 Volkswagen Golf A6 vehicles.

The Antilock Brake System (ABS) control unit may fail during ABS or Electronic Stability Control (ESC) activation, possibly causing a loss of vehicle control.

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45F2 – ABS Control Module Software – 2009-2010 Volkswagen

NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V913
Manufacturer Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Components SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC, ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL
Potential Number of Units Affected 135,683

 

ABS and Stability Control Becomes Inoperative

A loss of vehicle control can increase the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2009-2010 Volkswagen Jetta A5 Sedan, 2009 Volkswagen Jetta SportWagen, Eos, GTI, Rabbit and Audi A3 vehicles, and 2010 Volkswagen Golf A6 vehicles.

The Antilock Brake System (ABS) control unit may fail during ABS or Electronic Stability Control (ESC) activation, possibly causing a loss of vehicle control.

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Air Conditioning Not Cold – 2006-2008 Volkswagen

Technical Bulletin

Model(s) Year Eng. Code Trans. Code VIN Range From VIN Range To
Eos 2007, 2008 All All All All
Jetta, Jetta Wagon (A5) 2006 – 2008 All All All All
New Beetle, 

New Beetle

Convertible

2006 – 2008 All All All All
Passat, Passat Wagon 2006 – 2008 All All All All
Rabbit, GTI (A5) 2006 – 2008 All All All All

 

Condition

87 07 17 Nov. 14, 2007 2016734

Air Conditioning Not Cold

Air conditioning is not cold after replacing or unplugging the A/C control unit or ambient temperature sensor.

 

Technical Background

If the ambient temperature sensor or a/c control unit -E87- is unplugged or replaced for any reason, the ambient temperature sensor -G17- must be reset in order to function properly.

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Heater, Output Perceived as Insufficient – 2006-2008 Volkswagen Passat

Technical Bulletin

Model(s) Year Eng. Code Trans. Code VIN Range From VIN Range To
Passat, Passat Wagon 2006 – 2008 All All All All

 

Condition

80 07 08 Nov. 28, 2007 2016869

Heater, Output Perceived as Insufficient, Climatronic System Only

 

Note:

The condition as described does not compromise visibility.

 

Technical Background

Customer may comment that the air coming out of the driver or passenger side vent is not warm enough.

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