20Ai – Fuel Filter Flange May Crack Causing Fuel Leak – 2004-2007 Volkswagen Touareg

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V583
Manufacturer Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Components FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
Potential Number of Units Affected 73,941

 

Fuel Filter Flange May Crack Causing Fuel Leak

A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source increases the risk of a fire.

 

Summary

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2004-2007 Touareg vehicles. These gasoline-powered vehicles have a fuel filter flange that may crack, allowing fuel to leak.

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Engine Control Software May Cause Stall – 2017-2018 Audi A3

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V508
Manufacturer Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Components ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
Potential Number of Units Affected 8,383

 

Engine Control Software May Cause Stall

An engine stall can increase the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Audi A3 Cabriolet and A3 Sedan vehicles.

The Engine Control Unit (ECU) software may misinterpret the flywheel rotation on engine start-up as a “knocking” condition, and the adjusted air/fuel mixture may result in an engine stall.

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Fuel Pump Failure Cause Engine Stall – 2009-2016 Volkswagen CC & 2006-2010 Passat

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V509
Manufacturer Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Components FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
Potential Number of Units Affected 280,915

 

Fuel Pump Failure Cause Engine Stall

If the fuel pump fails, the engine will stall, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2009-2016 Volkswagen CC, 2006-2010 Passat and Passat Wagon vehicles.

Interruption of electrical power to the fuel pump control module may cause the fuel pump to fail.

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Recall 45G6 – Brake Lights Don’t Activate During Emergency Brake Application – 2016-2017 Audi Q3

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V400
Manufacturer Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Components EXTERIOR LIGHTING, FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE
Potential Number of Units Affected 24,754

 

Crash Avoidance Parking Brake Use/FMVSS 108

A vehicle approaching from behind may not have any warning that the vehicle is stopping, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2016-2017 Audi Q3 vehicles.

If the parking brake is used during emergency braking, the brake lights on the vehicle will not activate.

As such, these vehicles fail to comply with Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 108, “Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment.”

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06A8 – Mismatched Vehicle Identification Number/FMVSS 567 – 2017 Volkswagen Jetta

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V352
Manufacturer Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Components EQUIPMENT
Potential Number of Units Affected 2

 

Mismatched Vehicle Identification Number/FMVSS 567

The mismatched VINs make the vehicle noncompliant with regulatory requirements.

 

Summary

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2017 Jetta vehicles.

The affected vehicles have Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) markings on the body that do not match the VIN plate near the windshield. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of 49 CFR Part 567, “Certification.”

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