Volkswagen Group Australia Pty Ltd - VOLKSWAGEN T6 2016 - 2018

recall information

Recall number
REC-001395
PRA number
2019/17750
Campaign number
58D7
Original published date
Last updated date

make and model information

Make
VOLKSWAGEN
Model
T6
Year range
2016 - 2018
Affected units
424

Identifying features

See attached VIN list
VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

On short wheelbase T6 vehicles with an electric rear lid and electric sliding doors, water may get into the vehicle interior and run onto the control unit for the electric doors.

What are the hazards?

An incomplete short-circuit with local heat damage may occur. If air is supplied through open windows, doors or sliding roof, the heat damage can develop into a fire.

What should consumers do?

Volkswagen will contact affected consumers to organise repairs of affected vehicles, free of charge.

Owners of affected vehicles can also contact the Volkswagen Recall Campaign Hotline on 1800 504 076 (Monday to Friday, 8.30am-8pm AEST) or visit https://www.volkswagen.com.au/app/locals/find-dealer to arrange a repair.
Supplier details
Volkswagen Group Australia Pty Ltd

Who should owners/operators contact for more information?

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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