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VOLKSWAGEN GROUP AUSTRALIA PTY LTD - VOLKSWAGEN T-Roc, Golf, Passat, Tiguan and Arteon 2021 - 2022

recall information

Recall number
REC-005418
Campaign number
10H5
Original published date

make and model information

Make
VOLKSWAGEN
Model
T-Roc, Golf, Passat, Tiguan and Arteon
Year range
2021 - 2022
Affected units
608

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

Due to manufacturing issue, the engine compartment cover may become loose. If this occurs the engine cover may move and touch the turbocharger resulting in smouldering damage or an engine bay fire.

What are the hazards?

A vehicle fire may increase the risk of serious injury or death to vehicle occupants, bystanders and/or damage to property.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles can contact their authorised Volkswagen Dealer to schedule an appointment to have the work carried out at no cost.
Supplier details
VOLKSWAGEN GROUP AUSTRALIA PTY LTD

Who should owners/operators contact for more information?

Contact name
Volkswagen Dealership
Contact phone
1800 504 076
Contact email
recalls@myvw.com.au

Responsible regulator

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

Product type