Original published date
make and model information
T-Roc, Golf, Passat, Tiguan and Arteon
2021 - 2022
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.
VOLKSWAGEN GROUP AUSTRALIA PTY LTD
Who should owners/operators contact for more information?
1800 504 076
Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts is the responsible regulator for this recall.