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Volkswagen Group Australia - VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT & GOLF WAGON 2015 - 2017

recall information

Recall number
REC-001419
PRA number
2017/15890
Campaign number
97CH
Original published date

make and model information

Make
VOLKSWAGEN
Model
PASSAT & GOLF WAGON
Year range
2015 - 2017
Affected units
2,378

Identifying features

See attached VIN list
VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

A software error may cause an inoperative dipped beam, main beam, daytime running light, rear fog light or indicator bulb to not be indicated to the driver. Operative bulbs may also be shown to be inoperative.

What are the hazards?

This may present a hazard to the occupants of the vehicle or other road users, especially in low light conditions or at night.

What should consumers do?

Consumers will be contacted by direct mail. Consumers should contact their nearest Volkswagen dealership to arrange an inspection and update of the body control module software.
Supplier details
Volkswagen Group Australia

Responsible regulator

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

Product type