Modifications to Vehicles Made Them Noncompliant – 2007-2019 Volkswagen

September 25, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V679000

Modifications to Vehicles Made Them Noncompliant

If the vehicles do not meet all regulatory requirements, there could be an increased risk of a crash, fire, or injury.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V679

Manufacturer Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.

Components UNKNOWN OR OTHER

Potential Number of Units Affected 113

 

Summary

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2017 Volkswagen Passat, 2018 Tiguan LWB, 2007-2009 Jetta Sedan, 2011-2013, 2015 and 2019 Jetta, 2013 Jetta Hybrid, 2008-2009 Jetta Sportwagen, 2015 Golf Sportwagen, 2013 Golf, 2008-2010 and 2012-2013 Beetle and Beetle Convertible, 2008-2010 Beetle, and Beetle Convertible vehicles. Modifications made while the vehicles were in an internal evaluation period may cause the affected vehicles to not comply with all of the applicable regulatory requirements.

 

Remedy

Volkswagen will notify owners and repurchase the affected vehicles. The recall is expected to begin on November 22, 2019. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen’s number for this recall is 01D7/01D8. Note: This recall is an expansion of NHTSA recall number 18V-329.

 

Notes

Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.

 

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22 Affected Products

Vehicles

MAKE MODEL YEAR
VOLKSWAGEN BEETLE 2008-2010, 2012-2013
VOLKSWAGEN BEETLE CONVERTIBLE 2008-2010, 2012-2013
VOLKSWAGEN GOLF SPORTWAGEN 2015
VOLKSWAGEN JETTA 2007-2009, 2011-2013, 2015, 2019
VOLKSWAGEN JETTA HYBRID 2013
VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT 2017
VOLKSWAGEN TIGUAN 2018

3 Associated Documents

Chronology

RMISC-19V679-9525.pdf 544.008KB

Download (PDF, 531KB)


Non-Compliance Notice 573 Report

RCLRPT-19V679-8161.PDF 225.459KB

Download (PDF, 220KB)


Recall Acknowledgement

RCAK-19V679-3995.pdf 244.169KB

Download (PDF, 238KB)


Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=19V679&docType=RCL


 

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