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A clip fitted incorrectly during production may damage the power steering return hose. Hydraulic fluid could be discharged and a loss of power steering assistance would be experienced.
An unexpected power steering failure may affect the handling of the vehicle, causing a possible safety risk to the vehicle occupants and other road users.
Volkswagen Group Australia Pty Ltd.
Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.