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Volkswagen Recalls

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 14V670000


Component: SEATS
Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Potential Number of Units Affected: 393

Year: 2015
Make: Volkswagen
Model: Passat
Manufactured
   from: 2014-09-23
   to: 2014-10-09
Recall Date: 2014-10-24

Summary:

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2015 Volkswagen Jetta and Passat vehicles manufactured September 23, 2014, to October 9, 2014, and equipped with manual front seatback recliners. In the affected vehicles, the seatback recliner retaining bracket may not engage correctly, resulting in unexpected movement of the seatback.

Unexpected movement of the driver's seatback may distract the driver, increasing the risk of a crash.

Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the assembly of the seatback recliner retaining bracket, correcting it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began in October 2014. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 72F1.

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NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 14V670000


Component: SEATS
Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Potential Number of Units Affected: 393

Year: 2015
Make: Volkswagen
Model: Jetta
Manufactured
   from: 2014-09-30
   to: 2014-10-01
Recall Date: 2014-10-24

Summary:

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2015 Volkswagen Jetta and Passat vehicles manufactured September 23, 2014, to October 9, 2014, and equipped with manual front seatback recliners. In the affected vehicles, the seatback recliner retaining bracket may not engage correctly, resulting in unexpected movement of the seatback.

Unexpected movement of the driver's seatback may distract the driver, increasing the risk of a crash.

Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the assembly of the seatback recliner retaining bracket, correcting it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began in October 2014. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 72F1.

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NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 14V656000


Component: SUSPENSION:REAR
Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Potential Number of Units Affected: 442066

Year: 2011
Make: Volkswagen
Model: Jetta
Manufactured
   from: 2009-11-19
   to: 2013-07-03
Recall Date: 2014-10-20

Summary:

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2011-2013 Jetta vehicles manufactured March 1, 2010, to November 30, 2012, and 2012-2013 Beetle vehicles manufactured March 1, 2011, to July 31, 2013. The durability of the rear trailing arms may be reduced in vehicles whose rear trailing arms have been previously deformed, such as a result of a rear or side-rear impact crash.

The reduced durability of the trailing arm may result in its sudden fracture, possibly causing loss of vehicle control and increasing the risk of a crash.

Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will install a sheet metal inlay on the rear axle trailing arms designed to prevent a sudden loss of control in the event of trailing arm sudden fracture, free of charge. Owners will be mailed an interim notification in November 2014 and will be mailed a second letter when remedy parts are available. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298.

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NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 14V656000


Component: SUSPENSION:REAR
Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Potential Number of Units Affected: 442066

Year: 2012
Make: Volkswagen
Model: Jetta
Manufactured
   from: 2009-11-19
   to: 2013-07-03
Recall Date: 2014-10-20

Summary:

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2011-2013 Jetta vehicles manufactured March 1, 2010, to November 30, 2012, and 2012-2013 Beetle vehicles manufactured March 1, 2011, to July 31, 2013. The durability of the rear trailing arms may be reduced in vehicles whose rear trailing arms have been previously deformed, such as a result of a rear or side-rear impact crash.

The reduced durability of the trailing arm may result in its sudden fracture, possibly causing loss of vehicle control and increasing the risk of a crash.

Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will install a sheet metal inlay on the rear axle trailing arms designed to prevent a sudden loss of control in the event of trailing arm sudden fracture, free of charge. Owners will be mailed an interim notification in November 2014 and will be mailed a second letter when remedy parts are available. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298.

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NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 14V656000


Component: SUSPENSION:REAR
Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Potential Number of Units Affected: 442066

Year: 2013
Make: Volkswagen
Model: Beetle
Manufactured
   from: 2011-03-17
   to: 2013-07-16
Recall Date: 2014-10-20

Summary:

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2011-2013 Jetta vehicles manufactured March 1, 2010, to November 30, 2012, and 2012-2013 Beetle vehicles manufactured March 1, 2011, to July 31, 2013. The durability of the rear trailing arms may be reduced in vehicles whose rear trailing arms have been previously deformed, such as a result of a rear or side-rear impact crash.

The reduced durability of the trailing arm may result in its sudden fracture, possibly causing loss of vehicle control and increasing the risk of a crash.

Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will install a sheet metal inlay on the rear axle trailing arms designed to prevent a sudden loss of control in the event of trailing arm sudden fracture, free of charge. Owners will be mailed an interim notification in November 2014 and will be mailed a second letter when remedy parts are available. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298.

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NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 14V656000


Component: SUSPENSION:REAR
Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Potential Number of Units Affected: 442066

Year: 2013
Make: Volkswagen
Model: Jetta
Manufactured
   from: 2009-11-19
   to: 2013-07-03
Recall Date: 2014-10-20

Summary:

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2011-2013 Jetta vehicles manufactured March 1, 2010, to November 30, 2012, and 2012-2013 Beetle vehicles manufactured March 1, 2011, to July 31, 2013. The durability of the rear trailing arms may be reduced in vehicles whose rear trailing arms have been previously deformed, such as a result of a rear or side-rear impact crash.

The reduced durability of the trailing arm may result in its sudden fracture, possibly causing loss of vehicle control and increasing the risk of a crash.

Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will install a sheet metal inlay on the rear axle trailing arms designed to prevent a sudden loss of control in the event of trailing arm sudden fracture, free of charge. Owners will be mailed an interim notification in November 2014 and will be mailed a second letter when remedy parts are available. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298.

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NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 14V656000


Component: SUSPENSION:REAR
Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Potential Number of Units Affected: 442066

Year: 2012
Make: Volkswagen
Model: Beetle
Manufactured
   from: 2011-03-17
   to: 2013-07-16
Recall Date: 2014-10-20

Summary:

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2011-2013 Jetta vehicles manufactured March 1, 2010, to November 30, 2012, and 2012-2013 Beetle vehicles manufactured March 1, 2011, to July 31, 2013. The durability of the rear trailing arms may be reduced in vehicles whose rear trailing arms have been previously deformed, such as a result of a rear or side-rear impact crash.

The reduced durability of the trailing arm may result in its sudden fracture, possibly causing loss of vehicle control and increasing the risk of a crash.

Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will install a sheet metal inlay on the rear axle trailing arms designed to prevent a sudden loss of control in the event of trailing arm sudden fracture, free of charge. Owners will be mailed an interim notification in November 2014 and will be mailed a second letter when remedy parts are available. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298.

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NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 14V658000


Component: VISIBILITY:SUN ROOF ASSEMBLY
Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Potential Number of Units Affected: 7062

Year: 2015
Make: Volkswagen
Model: Beetle
Manufactured
   from: 2013-06-13
   to: 2014-07-03
Recall Date: 2014-10-20

Summary:

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2013-2015 Beetle vehicles manufactured June 13, 2013, to July 3, 2014. The glass sunroofs in the affected vehicles may break when the vehicles are operated over a hard road surface or strike a pothole.

Vehicle occupants could be injured by falling glass. A sunroof break during vehicle operation also increases the risk of driver distraction and a resulting vehicle crash.

Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the sunroof, free of charge. The recall began on December 15, 2015. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-822-8987. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 60B9.

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NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 14V658000


Component: VISIBILITY:SUN ROOF ASSEMBLY
Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Potential Number of Units Affected: 7062

Year: 2014
Make: Volkswagen
Model: Beetle
Manufactured
   from: 2013-06-13
   to: 2014-07-03
Recall Date: 2014-10-20

Summary:

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2013-2015 Beetle vehicles manufactured June 13, 2013, to July 3, 2014. The glass sunroofs in the affected vehicles may break when the vehicles are operated over a hard road surface or strike a pothole.

Vehicle occupants could be injured by falling glass. A sunroof break during vehicle operation also increases the risk of driver distraction and a resulting vehicle crash.

Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the sunroof, free of charge. The recall began on December 15, 2015. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-822-8987. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 60B9.

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NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 14V658000


Component: VISIBILITY:SUN ROOF ASSEMBLY
Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Potential Number of Units Affected: 7062

Year: 2013
Make: Volkswagen
Model: Beetle
Manufactured
   from: 2013-06-13
   to: 2014-07-03
Recall Date: 2014-10-20

Summary:

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2013-2015 Beetle vehicles manufactured June 13, 2013, to July 3, 2014. The glass sunroofs in the affected vehicles may break when the vehicles are operated over a hard road surface or strike a pothole.

Vehicle occupants could be injured by falling glass. A sunroof break during vehicle operation also increases the risk of driver distraction and a resulting vehicle crash.

Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the sunroof, free of charge. The recall began on December 15, 2015. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-822-8987. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 60B9.

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