42J5 – Rear Coil Springs May Fracture – 2017-2019 Volkswagen Golf Sportwagen, 2019 Jetta, 2015-2019 Golf, & 2018-2019 Tiguan

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V188
Manufacturer Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Components SUSPENSION
Potential Number of Units Affected 56,173

 

Rear Coil Springs May Fracture

If a coil spring fractures while driving, it may damage a rear tire causing a loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2017-2019 Golf Sportwagen, 2019 Jetta, 2015-2019 Golf, and 2018-2019 Tiguan vehicles. The rear coil springs may prematurely fracture.

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Safety Recall 40O4 / Shock Absorber (Suspension) Fork – 2019 Audi Q7 & Q8

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V114
Manufacturer Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Components SUSPENSION
Potential Number of Units Affected 22

 

Shock Absorber Forks May Develop Cracks

Loose shock absorbers may impair vehicle steering, increasing the risk of crash.

 

Summary

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Audi) is recalling certain 2019 Q7 and Q8 vehicles. The front shock absorber forks may develop cracks allowing the shock absorbers to loosen.

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69Y7 – Incorrect Driver Frontal Air bag Installed – 2019 Volkswagen Jetta

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V110
Manufacturer Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Components AIR BAGS
Potential Number of Units Affected 4

 

Incorrect Driver Frontal Air bag Installed

In the event of a crash necessitating air bag deployment, the wrong air bag may not work correctly, increasing the risk of injury.

 

Summary

Volkswagen Group of America (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2019 Jetta vehicles. An incorrect driver frontal airbag may have been installed during a service/repair visit.

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Safety Recall 72i8 / Center Rear Head Restraint Latching Pins – 2018 Audi A3 & RS3

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V095
Manufacturer Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Components SEATS
Potential Number of Units Affected 3,326

 

Rear Center Headrests may Detach in a Crash

In the event of a crash, the head restraint may detach and cause injury to the vehicle occupants.

 

Summary

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2018 Audi A3 sedan and RS3 vehicles. The latching pins for the center rear seat head restraint may be missing.

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Compliance Recall 90L8 / Brake System Software – Instrument Cluster Warning Noncompliance – 2019 Volkswagen Beetle

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V094
Manufacturer Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Components ELECTRICAL SYSTEM, SERVICE BRAKES
Potential Number of Units Affected 4,064

 

No Visual Warning of Brake Failure/FMVSS 135;101

If the driver is not alerted when there is a problem with brakes, the driver may lose control of the vehicle while attempting to brake, increasing the risk of crash.

 

Summary

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2019 Beetle and Beetle Convertible vehicles. The instrument cluster may not provide a visual warning when a brake system failure is detected. As a result, the vehicles fail to comply with Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 135, “Light vehicle brake systems” and number 101, “Controls and displays.”

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