Volkswagen Group Australia Pty Ltd - VOLKSWAGEN Amarok 2023

recall information

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make and model information

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Affected units

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

Due to a manufacturing defect, the rear driveshaft bolts may not have been sufficiently tightened during production and could become loose and detach. If this occurs, it may lead to a sudden loss of motive power.

What are the hazards?

A sudden loss of motive power whilst driving could increase the risk of accident, causing injury or death to the vehicle occupants and/or other road users.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles can contact their preferred Volkswagen dealership to schedule an appointment to have the vehicle inspected and rectified, free of charge.
Supplier details
Volkswagen Group Australia Pty Ltd

Who should owners/operators contact for more information?

Contact name
Volkswagen Group Australia
Contact phone
1800 504 076
Contact email

Responsible regulator

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

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