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PASSAT, GOLF, ARTEON
see attached VIN list
VIN (Vehicle identification number)
Certain Volkswagen Passat, Golf and Arteon models of a limited production period may have had the rear wheel bearing housing manufactured with an insufficient case hardening.
A possible fracture of a wheel bearing housing could significantly impair the road holding of the vehicle, posing an accident hazard to the vehicle occupants.
Volkswagen Group Australia
Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.