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 1998 Volkswagen Jetta 4dr Sdn GT Manual

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MSRP: $14,990
Invoice: $13,651

Gas Mileage:
CTY: N/A    HWY: N/A    CMB: N/A
Engine/Fuel: Gas I4 /2.0L/121
Transmission: Manual w/OD
Door/Body Style: /4 Door Sedan GT
Drive Type:

Prices/Warranty

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  • General
  • MSRP: $14,990
  • Invoice Price: $13,651
  • Destination Charge: $0
  • Warranty
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  • Powertrain (Month):  
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Engine & Emissions

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  • Engines & Emissions
  • 2.0L SOHC SMPI I4 engine
  • Engine
  • Type of Engine: Gas I4
  • Displacement (CC): 2.0L/121
  • Fuel System: SMPI
  • Horsepower @ RPM: 115 @ 5400
  • Torque @ RPM: 122 @ 3200

Dimensions

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  • Exterior Dimensions
  • Track Front: 57.5
  • Track Rear: 57.0
  • Ground Clearance (in): 4.8
  • Overall Length (in): 173.4
  • Overall Width (in): 56.1
  • Wheelbase (in): 97.4
  • Interior Dimensions
  • Seating capacity - Standard: 4
  • Headroom front (in): 39.2
  • Leg room front (in): 42.3
  • Shoulder room front (in): 53.8

Features

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  • Exterior
    • Body-color trunk mounted rear wing spoiler
    • Daytime running lights
    • Euro style halogen headlamps
    • Front fog lights
    • Headlights-on warning tone
  • Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning
    • Electric rear window defroster
  • Entertainment, Communication & Navigation
    • Sound system prep-inc: wiring for antenna & 8-speakers
  • Instrumentation
    • Digital clock
    • Instrumentation-inc: speedometer, tachometer, trip odometer, fuel/temp gauges
    • Open door warning reflectors
  • Wheels & Tires
    • 14" x 6.0" "Imola" alloy wheels-inc: "VW" logo hub cap, wheel locks
    • Front wheel drive
    • P195/60HR14 all-season tires
    • Space-saver spare tire
  • Windows, Mirrors & Wipers
    • Dual black heated remote mirrors
    • Dual covered visor vanity mirrors
    • Tinted glass
    • Variable intermittent wipers

Safety Features

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  • Safety Features
  • 3-point front/rear outboard safety belts w/height adjustment
  • Anti-intrusion side door beams
  • Center rear lap belt
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Driver & front passenger air bag supplemental restraint system
  • Dual tone horn
  • Front safety belts emergency locking retractors
  • Passenger assist handles
  • Anti-Theft
  • Anti-theft vehicle alarm system
  • Central pwr locking system-inc: selective unlocking at front doors
  • Radio-frequency remote locking system
  • Braking & Traction
  • Pwr-assisted front disc/rear drum brakes

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    Crash Test Data for 1998 Volkswagen

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    Service Bulletins for 1998 Volkswagen

    1998 VOLKSWAGEN BEETLE
    Bulletin Number: 0001
    SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT THROTTLE PEDAL VIBRATION AT IDLE AND / OR RAPPING NOISE AGAINST ENGINE COVER HEARD ON VEHICLES WITH SECONDARY AIR INJECTION. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0001
    CONCERNS WITH TRANSMISSION IN LIMP MODE WITH NO MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP ILLUMINATED. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 010702
    DTC'S P1297 (17705) OR P1557 (17965) STORED IN DTC MEMORY. THIS MAY BE CAUSED BY INTAKE HOSES LEAKING (DURING BOOST CONDITIONS) DUE TO INCORRECT TORQUE ON CLAMPS OR IMPROPER PLACEMENT, WORN OR TORN INTAKE HOSES. *KB
    Bulletin Number: 0603
    DOOR WINDOWS, MAY SEPERATE FROM WINDOW REGULATOR CLAMPS. *KB
    Bulletin Number: 1-2017 Update
    This communication is to update our ProFi dealers of the current status of the latest inbound and outbound ProFi requests.
    Bulletin Number: 2015831
    VOLKSWAGEN: EXHAUST HEAT SHIELD, REPLACEMENT GUIDELINES. HEAT SHIELDS ARE TO BE INSPECTED AFTER COMPLETION O ANY TYPE OF REPAIR TO THE UNDERBODY (EXHAUST SYSTEM TRANSMISSION, ETC.), AND IF DAMAGED, REPLACED. *PE
    Bulletin Number: 970102
    WIRING HARNESS, COOLANT CONTAMINATION AT INSTRUMENT CLUSTER. *KB
    Bulletin Number: 9801
    REMOVAL AT PRE-DELIVERY INSPECTION FOR FRONT SUSPENSION SHIPPING SPACERS. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9801
    UPDATES ON REPAIR MANUAL REVISIONS. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9801
    INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS FOR CD CHANGER. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9802
    SUBJECT ON SIDEWINDER KEY AND LOCKS. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9802
    CONDITIONS WITH VARIOUS ELECTRICAL MALFUNCTIONS. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9802
    SOME VEHICLES ARE NOT PRODUCED WITH FRONT BUMPER LICENSE PLATE MOUNTS. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9901
    INFORMATION REGARDING WHEEL ALIGNMENT SPECIFICATIONS. *TT
    Bulletin Number: Elsa 6-22-15
    This document contains the VW Elsa Newsletter that contains a general overview of wiring diagrams updates, ElsaPro infomedia icons grayed out, workshop equipment tool storage application, technical bulletins, pending service solutions, tech
    Bulletin Number: Elsa 6-29-15
    This document contains the VW Elsa Newsletter that contains a general overview of wiring diagrams updates, technical bulletins, pending service solutions, tech tips, campaigns, updates, and suggestions.
    Bulletin Number: PDI - BEETLE TEC
    Beetle Perfect Delivery Inspection (PDI) - Technician and Detailer Inspections: A checklist to insure a customer receives a wonderful delivery of a vehicle that looks, feels, and meets the expectations of a new vehicle that he/she has purc
    Bulletin Number: SM-91-2012
    AUDI/VOLKSWAGEN: A PARTS CIRCULAR IS ISSUED REGARDING THE FUEL PUMP CLAIMS PROCEDURES. NO MODEL OR MODEL YEARS LISTED. *PE
    Bulletin Number: TB-09-10-02
    VOLKSWAGEN: HEADLIGHTS MAY INTERMITTENTLY DIM SLIGHTLY AT IDLE. AT IDLE SPEED THE ALTERNATOR VOLTAGE CAN FLUCTUATE, AS THE ALTERNATOR CANNOT FULLY COMPENSATE THE FLUCTUATIONS. SOME ELECTRIC CONSUMERS COME ON IN CYCLES OR HAVE NO CONSTANT
    Bulletin Number: TB-94-10-02
    VOLKSWAGEN: HEADLIGHTS MAY INTERMITTENTLY DIM SLIGHTLY AT IDLE. THE HEADLAMPS OR INSIDE LIGHTS INTERMITTENTLY DIM SLIGHTLY AT IDLE SPEED. AT IDLE SPEED THE ALTERNATOR VOLTAGE CAN FLUCTUATE, AS THE ALTERNATOR CANNOT FULLY COMPENSATE THE F
    Bulletin Number: TT001703
    Tip for Scan tool concerns that may occur duing a test plan
    Bulletin Number: TT 200901
    Update to existing tip for fuel quality checking.
    Bulletin Number: TT-21-10-01
    VOLKSWAGEN: DIAGNOSIS N75 SOLENOID VALVE ON TURBOCHARGER, WITH FAULT CODES P0299 AND P0234, THAT LEADS TO TESTING ON WHICH VACUUM PORTS THAT WOULD HOLD AND WHICH ONES WILL NOT. NO MODELS WERE LISTED. MODEL YEARS 2006-2013 WITH 2.0T GASO
    Bulletin Number: TT 24-08-01
    Tech Tips (Models with 1.8T Engine - Pressure Loss issues): Fault code P1297 may be set and fuel mixtures may go lean if the vehicle is driven under load or revved up and then returned to idle. This document informs of what to do should th
    Bulletin Number: TT 64-14-02
    Tech Tips (Heated Rear Window, One or More Lines Inoperative): To detect which line(s) is inoperative, utilize a volt meter to check for 0 V, which will be present after the open in the grid line. The check must be performed with the engin
    Bulletin Number: TT 64-14-02
    Tech Tips (Heated Rear Window, One or More Lines Inoperative): To detect which line(s) is inoperative, utilize a volt meter to check for 0 V, which will be present after the open in the grid line. This document informs of how to diagnose t
    Bulletin Number: TT 97-12-02
    Data Link connector pin assignment chart that is applicable to all models. Update model year applicability.
    Bulletin Number: V001404 2010380
    Technical Bulletin (Squeaks, Rattles, Noise, Repair Materials): This doucment contains a list of components and applications developed to repair concerns of squeaks, rattles, noise and trim fit conditions.
    Bulletin Number: V171404 2012855
    Technical Bulletin (Engine Oils Which Meet Volkswagen Oil Quality Standard): This document informs of a sample list of products generally available in the North American market that meet the Volkswagen Oil Quality Standard
    Bulletin Number: V171701 2012855
    17 17 01 July 5, 2017 2012855 Supersedes Technical Bulletin 17-16-02 (V171602) dated April 29, 2016 due to updated oil standards lists to current specifications. Engine Oils Which Meet Volkswagen Oil Quality Standards
    Bulletin Number: V271501 2011894
    Technical Bulletin: Battery, Testing and Charging Using Midtronics VAS6161, MCR340V, InCharge 940, or GRX3000VAS Charger
    Bulletin Number: V691601 2010479
    Update model year applicability to include 2017.
    Bulletin Number: V851401 2012432
    Technical Bulletin (Temperature Output Control Cannot Be Adjusted): Customer states cannot adjust temperature and/or A/C is not cold. The blend door control lever moves freely, but the blend door does not operate. A bushing that fits on t
    Bulletin Number: V871409 2019947
    Technical Bulletin (Air Conditioning, Cleaning of the Refrigerant Circuit): In cases where an air conditioning system component (such as a compressor or other system component) has failed and debris from the compressor or component is circ
    Bulletin Number: V871506 2019947
    Technical Bulletin (Air Conditioning, Cleaning of the Refrigerant Circuit (U.S.Only)): In cases where an air conditioning system component (such as a compressor or other system component) has failed and debris from the compressor or compon
    Bulletin Number: V871622 2019947
    Update to model year applicability.
    Bulletin Number: V921502 2026253
    Technical Bulletin (Windshield Wipers Streak or Smear): Windshield or rear window is streaked, has a snakeskin appearance, or the surface feels rough. To avoid unnecessary replacement of wiper blades, the condition and cleanliness of the w
    Bulletin Number: V941402 2011521
    Technical Bulletin (Exterior Lights, Moisture Accumulation): Exterior light assemblies (headlights, taillights, fog lights, turn signals) are vented and may collect moisture on their inner surfaces, depending on humidity and other climatic
    Bulletin Number: V941403 2011521
    Technical Bulletin (Exterior Lights, Moisture Accumulation): This document informs of the Condensation and or water droplets visible on inside of exterior light lenses. The document also informs how to service the issue.
    Bulletin Number: V941501 2011521
    Technical Bulletin: Condensation and or water droplets becomming visible on inside of exterior light lenses issue is discussed in this document
    Bulletin Number: V9807
    SUBJECT ON ELECTRICAL WIRING DIAGRAMS, TROUBLESHOOTING & COMPONENTS LOCATIONS BULLETING NO. 2. *YC
    1998 VOLKSWAGEN CABRIO
    Bulletin Number: 1-2017 Update
    This communication is to update our ProFi dealers of the current status of the latest inbound and outbound ProFi requests.
    Bulletin Number: 2015831
    VOLKSWAGEN: EXHAUST HEAT SHIELD, REPLACEMENT GUIDELINES. HEAT SHIELDS ARE TO BE INSPECTED AFTER COMPLETION O ANY TYPE OF REPAIR TO THE UNDERBODY (EXHAUST SYSTEM TRANSMISSION, ETC.), AND IF DAMAGED, REPLACED. *PE
    Bulletin Number: 9801
    SUBJECT ON RADIO REMOTE CONTROL LOCKING SYSTEM. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9918
    SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES P1580 (17988) AND P0103 (16487) STORED IN DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE MEMORY. *TT
    Bulletin Number: Elsa 6-22-15
    This document contains the VW Elsa Newsletter that contains a general overview of wiring diagrams updates, ElsaPro infomedia icons grayed out, workshop equipment tool storage application, technical bulletins, pending service solutions, tech
    Bulletin Number: Elsa 6-29-15
    This document contains the VW Elsa Newsletter that contains a general overview of wiring diagrams updates, technical bulletins, pending service solutions, tech tips, campaigns, updates, and suggestions.
    Bulletin Number: TT001703
    Tip for Scan tool concerns that may occur duing a test plan
    Bulletin Number: TT 64-14-02
    Tech Tips (Heated Rear Window, One or More Lines Inoperative): To detect which line(s) is inoperative, utilize a volt meter to check for 0 V, which will be present after the open in the grid line. This document informs of how to diagnose t
    Bulletin Number: TT 64-14-02
    Tech Tips (Heated Rear Window, One or More Lines Inoperative): To detect which line(s) is inoperative, utilize a volt meter to check for 0 V, which will be present after the open in the grid line. The check must be performed with the engin
    Bulletin Number: TT 97-12-02
    Data Link connector pin assignment chart that is applicable to all models. Update model year applicability.
    Bulletin Number: V001404 2010380
    Technical Bulletin (Squeaks, Rattles, Noise, Repair Materials): This doucment contains a list of components and applications developed to repair concerns of squeaks, rattles, noise and trim fit conditions.
    Bulletin Number: V171404 2012855
    Technical Bulletin (Engine Oils Which Meet Volkswagen Oil Quality Standard): This document informs of a sample list of products generally available in the North American market that meet the Volkswagen Oil Quality Standard
    Bulletin Number: V171701 2012855
    17 17 01 July 5, 2017 2012855 Supersedes Technical Bulletin 17-16-02 (V171602) dated April 29, 2016 due to updated oil standards lists to current specifications. Engine Oils Which Meet Volkswagen Oil Quality Standards
    Bulletin Number: V271501 2011894
    Technical Bulletin: Battery, Testing and Charging Using Midtronics VAS6161, MCR340V, InCharge 940, or GRX3000VAS Charger
    Bulletin Number: V271503 2016076
    Technical Bulletin: Battery, Discharged, Diagnosis for Excessive Static Current Draw
    Bulletin Number: V691601 2010479
    Update model year applicability to include 2017.
    Bulletin Number: V871409 2019947
    Technical Bulletin (Air Conditioning, Cleaning of the Refrigerant Circuit): In cases where an air conditioning system component (such as a compressor or other system component) has failed and debris from the compressor or component is circ
    Bulletin Number: V871506 2019947
    Technical Bulletin (Air Conditioning, Cleaning of the Refrigerant Circuit (U.S.Only)): In cases where an air conditioning system component (such as a compressor or other system component) has failed and debris from the compressor or compon
    Bulletin Number: V871622 2019947
    Update to model year applicability.
    Bulletin Number: V921502 2026253
    Technical Bulletin (Windshield Wipers Streak or Smear): Windshield or rear window is streaked, has a snakeskin appearance, or the surface feels rough. To avoid unnecessary replacement of wiper blades, the condition and cleanliness of the w
    Bulletin Number: V941402 2011521
    Technical Bulletin (Exterior Lights, Moisture Accumulation): Exterior light assemblies (headlights, taillights, fog lights, turn signals) are vented and may collect moisture on their inner surfaces, depending on humidity and other climatic
    Bulletin Number: V941403 2011521
    Technical Bulletin (Exterior Lights, Moisture Accumulation): This document informs of the Condensation and or water droplets visible on inside of exterior light lenses. The document also informs how to service the issue.
    Bulletin Number: V941501 2011521
    Technical Bulletin: Condensation and or water droplets becomming visible on inside of exterior light lenses issue is discussed in this document
    1998 VOLKSWAGEN EUROVAN
    Bulletin Number: 0101
    SUBJECT REGARDING LATCH SYSTEM LOWER ANCHORS AND TETHERS FOR CHILDREN, INSTALLING / RETROFITTING. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0401
    RADIATOR FAN DAMAGED CAUSED BY IMPROPERLY SUPPORTING THE RADIATOR ASSEMBLY WHEN REPAIRS REQUIRE THE RADIATOR TO BE TIPPED FORWARD. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 1-2017 Update
    This communication is to update our ProFi dealers of the current status of the latest inbound and outbound ProFi requests.
    Bulletin Number: 2015831
    VOLKSWAGEN: EXHAUST HEAT SHIELD, REPLACEMENT GUIDELINES. HEAT SHIELDS ARE TO BE INSPECTED AFTER COMPLETION O ANY TYPE OF REPAIR TO THE UNDERBODY (EXHAUST SYSTEM TRANSMISSION, ETC.), AND IF DAMAGED, REPLACED. *PE
    Bulletin Number: 9918
    SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES P1580 (17988) AND P0103 (16487) STORED IN DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE MEMORY. *TT
    Bulletin Number: Elsa 6-22-15
    This document contains the VW Elsa Newsletter that contains a general overview of wiring diagrams updates, ElsaPro infomedia icons grayed out, workshop equipment tool storage application, technical bulletins, pending service solutions, tech
    Bulletin Number: Elsa 6-29-15
    This document contains the VW Elsa Newsletter that contains a general overview of wiring diagrams updates, technical bulletins, pending service solutions, tech tips, campaigns, updates, and suggestions.
    Bulletin Number: TT001703
    Tip for Scan tool concerns that may occur duing a test plan
    Bulletin Number: TT 200901
    Update to existing tip for fuel quality checking.
    Bulletin Number: TT 450719
    Steering angle adaptation instructions, not included in repair manual
    Bulletin Number: TT 64-14-02
    Tech Tips (Heated Rear Window, One or More Lines Inoperative): To detect which line(s) is inoperative, utilize a volt meter to check for 0 V, which will be present after the open in the grid line. This document informs of how to diagnose t
    Bulletin Number: TT 64-14-02
    Tech Tips (Heated Rear Window, One or More Lines Inoperative): To detect which line(s) is inoperative, utilize a volt meter to check for 0 V, which will be present after the open in the grid line. The check must be performed with the engin
    Bulletin Number: TT 97-12-02
    Data Link connector pin assignment chart that is applicable to all models. Update model year applicability.
    Bulletin Number: V001404 2010380
    Technical Bulletin (Squeaks, Rattles, Noise, Repair Materials): This doucment contains a list of components and applications developed to repair concerns of squeaks, rattles, noise and trim fit conditions.
    Bulletin Number: V171404 2012855
    Technical Bulletin (Engine Oils Which Meet Volkswagen Oil Quality Standard): This document informs of a sample list of products generally available in the North American market that meet the Volkswagen Oil Quality Standard
    Bulletin Number: V171701 2012855
    17 17 01 July 5, 2017 2012855 Supersedes Technical Bulletin 17-16-02 (V171602) dated April 29, 2016 due to updated oil standards lists to current specifications. Engine Oils Which Meet Volkswagen Oil Quality Standards
    Bulletin Number: V271501 2011894
    Technical Bulletin: Battery, Testing and Charging Using Midtronics VAS6161, MCR340V, InCharge 940, or GRX3000VAS Charger
    Bulletin Number: V271503 2016076
    Technical Bulletin: Battery, Discharged, Diagnosis for Excessive Static Current Draw
    Bulletin Number: V691601 2010479
    Update model year applicability to include 2017.
    Bulletin Number: V871409 2019947
    Technical Bulletin (Air Conditioning, Cleaning of the Refrigerant Circuit): In cases where an air conditioning system component (such as a compressor or other system component) has failed and debris from the compressor or component is circ
    Bulletin Number: V871506 2019947
    Technical Bulletin (Air Conditioning, Cleaning of the Refrigerant Circuit (U.S.Only)): In cases where an air conditioning system component (such as a compressor or other system component) has failed and debris from the compressor or compon
    Bulletin Number: V871622 2019947
    Update to model year applicability.
    Bulletin Number: V921502 2026253
    Technical Bulletin (Windshield Wipers Streak or Smear): Windshield or rear window is streaked, has a snakeskin appearance, or the surface feels rough. To avoid unnecessary replacement of wiper blades, the condition and cleanliness of the w
    Bulletin Number: V941402 2011521
    Technical Bulletin (Exterior Lights, Moisture Accumulation): Exterior light assemblies (headlights, taillights, fog lights, turn signals) are vented and may collect moisture on their inner surfaces, depending on humidity and other climatic
    Bulletin Number: V941403 2011521
    Technical Bulletin (Exterior Lights, Moisture Accumulation): This document informs of the Condensation and or water droplets visible on inside of exterior light lenses. The document also informs how to service the issue.
    Bulletin Number: V941501 2011521
    Technical Bulletin: Condensation and or water droplets becomming visible on inside of exterior light lenses issue is discussed in this document
    Bulletin Number: V9805
    SUBJECT ON VR6 EUROVAN TOOL PACKAGE AUTOMATIC TOOL SHIPMENT AT-151 MINIMUM REQUIREMENT. *YC
    1998 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF
    Bulletin Number: 0001
    CONCERNS WITH TRANSMISSION IN LIMP MODE WITH NO MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP ILLUMINATED. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0001
    SUBJECT REGARDING SUNROOF BINDING OR NOISY DUE TO BROKEN SLIDE(S). *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0101
    SUBJECT REGARDING LATCH SYSTEM LOWER ANCHORS AND TETHERS FOR CHILDREN, INSTALLING / RETROFITTING. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 010702
    DTC'S P1297 (17705) OR P1557 (17965) STORED IN DTC MEMORY. THIS MAY BE CAUSED BY INTAKE HOSES LEAKING (DURING BOOST CONDITIONS) DUE TO INCORRECT TORQUE ON CLAMPS OR IMPROPER PLACEMENT, WORN OR TORN INTAKE HOSES. *KB
    Bulletin Number: 0301
    POOR THROTTLE RESPONSE. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0410
    EVALUATING FUEL MIXTURE DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTC) - HOW TO PERFORM EFFECTIVE DIAGNOSTIC RELATED TO FUEL SYSTEM ADAPTATION SYSTEM TOO RICH/ TOO LEAN. VOLKSWAGEN. *MJ
    Bulletin Number: 1-2017 Update
    This communication is to update our ProFi dealers of the current status of the latest inbound and outbound ProFi requests.
    Bulletin Number: 2015831
    VOLKSWAGEN: EXHAUST HEAT SHIELD, REPLACEMENT GUIDELINES. HEAT SHIELDS ARE TO BE INSPECTED AFTER COMPLETION O ANY TYPE OF REPAIR TO THE UNDERBODY (EXHAUST SYSTEM TRANSMISSION, ETC.), AND IF DAMAGED, REPLACED. *PE
    Bulletin Number: 57 9706
    PROGRAMMING/REPROGRAMMING ON REMOTE LOCKING/ALARM SYSTEM TRANSMITTERS. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 60 9704
    SUBJECT PERTAINING TO POWER SUNROOF CONVENIENCE CLOSE FEATURE, FUNCTION CHANGE. *AK
    Bulletin Number: 9801
    SUBJECT ON RADIO REMOTE CONTROL LOCKING SYSTEM. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9802
    INFORMATION ON INSTALLING ANY AFTERMARKET RADIO. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9803
    SUBJECT ON RADIO CODE RETRIEVAL PROCEDURES. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9803C
    INSTALLING AND REMOVING EXTERIOR DOOR HANDLE TRANSPARENT FILM. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9902
    THIS BULLETIN INCLUDES NEW INFORMATION ON WHEEL ALIGNMENT SPECIFICATIONS. *TT
    Bulletin Number: Elsa 6-22-15
    This document contains the VW Elsa Newsletter that contains a general overview of wiring diagrams updates, ElsaPro infomedia icons grayed out, workshop equipment tool storage application, technical bulletins, pending service solutions, tech
    Bulletin Number: Elsa 6-29-15
    This document contains the VW Elsa Newsletter that contains a general overview of wiring diagrams updates, technical bulletins, pending service solutions, tech tips, campaigns, updates, and suggestions.
    Bulletin Number: PDI - GOLF GTI T
    Golf Perfect Delivery Inspection (PDI) - Technician and Detailer Inspections: A checklist to insure a customer receives a wonderful delivery of a vehicle that looks, feels, and meets the expectations of a new vehicle that he/she has purch
    Bulletin Number: PDI - GOLF GTI T
    Golf/GTI Perfect Delivery Inspection (PDI) - Technician and Detailer Inspections:
    Bulletin Number: PDI - GOLF GTI T
    Golf Perfect Delivery Inspection (PDI) - Technician and Detailer Inspections: A checklist to insure a customer receives a wonderful delivery of a vehicle that looks, feels, and meets the expectations of a new vehicle that he/she has purcha
    Bulletin Number: TT001703
    Tip for Scan tool concerns that may occur duing a test plan
    Bulletin Number: TT 200901
    Update to existing tip for fuel quality checking.
    Bulletin Number: TT 64-14-02
    Tech Tips (Heated Rear Window, One or More Lines Inoperative): To detect which line(s) is inoperative, utilize a volt meter to check for 0 V, which will be present after the open in the grid line. This document informs of how to diagnose t
    Bulletin Number: TT 64-14-02
    Tech Tips (Heated Rear Window, One or More Lines Inoperative): To detect which line(s) is inoperative, utilize a volt meter to check for 0 V, which will be present after the open in the grid line. The check must be performed with the engin
    Bulletin Number: TT 97-12-02
    Data Link connector pin assignment chart that is applicable to all models. Update model year applicability.
    Bulletin Number: V001404 2010380
    Technical Bulletin (Squeaks, Rattles, Noise, Repair Materials): This doucment contains a list of components and applications developed to repair concerns of squeaks, rattles, noise and trim fit conditions.
    Bulletin Number: V171404 2012855
    Technical Bulletin (Engine Oils Which Meet Volkswagen Oil Quality Standard): This document informs of a sample list of products generally available in the North American market that meet the Volkswagen Oil Quality Standard
    Bulletin Number: V171701 2012855
    17 17 01 July 5, 2017 2012855 Supersedes Technical Bulletin 17-16-02 (V171602) dated April 29, 2016 due to updated oil standards lists to current specifications. Engine Oils Which Meet Volkswagen Oil Quality Standards
    Bulletin Number: V271501 2011894
    Technical Bulletin: Battery, Testing and Charging Using Midtronics VAS6161, MCR340V, InCharge 940, or GRX3000VAS Charger
    Bulletin Number: V691601 2010479
    Update model year applicability to include 2017.
    Bulletin Number: V871409 2019947
    Technical Bulletin (Air Conditioning, Cleaning of the Refrigerant Circuit): In cases where an air conditioning system component (such as a compressor or other system component) has failed and debris from the compressor or component is circ
    Bulletin Number: V871506 2019947
    Technical Bulletin (Air Conditioning, Cleaning of the Refrigerant Circuit (U.S.Only)): In cases where an air conditioning system component (such as a compressor or other system component) has failed and debris from the compressor or compon
    Bulletin Number: V871622 2019947
    Update to model year applicability.
    Bulletin Number: V921502 2026253
    Technical Bulletin (Windshield Wipers Streak or Smear): Windshield or rear window is streaked, has a snakeskin appearance, or the surface feels rough. To avoid unnecessary replacement of wiper blades, the condition and cleanliness of the w
    Bulletin Number: V941402 2011521
    Technical Bulletin (Exterior Lights, Moisture Accumulation): Exterior light assemblies (headlights, taillights, fog lights, turn signals) are vented and may collect moisture on their inner surfaces, depending on humidity and other climatic
    Bulletin Number: V941403 2011521
    Technical Bulletin (Exterior Lights, Moisture Accumulation): This document informs of the Condensation and or water droplets visible on inside of exterior light lenses. The document also informs how to service the issue.
    Bulletin Number: V941501 2011521
    Technical Bulletin: Condensation and or water droplets becomming visible on inside of exterior light lenses issue is discussed in this document
    1998 VOLKSWAGEN GTI
    Bulletin Number: 0101
    SUBJECT REGARDING LATCH SYSTEM LOWER ANCHORS AND TETHERS FOR CHILDREN, INSTALLING / RETROFITTING. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 010702
    DTC'S P1297 (17705) OR P1557 (17965) STORED IN DTC MEMORY. THIS MAY BE CAUSED BY INTAKE HOSES LEAKING (DURING BOOST CONDITIONS) DUE TO INCORRECT TORQUE ON CLAMPS OR IMPROPER PLACEMENT, WORN OR TORN INTAKE HOSES. *KB
    Bulletin Number: 1-2017 Update
    This communication is to update our ProFi dealers of the current status of the latest inbound and outbound ProFi requests.
    Bulletin Number: 2015831
    VOLKSWAGEN: EXHAUST HEAT SHIELD, REPLACEMENT GUIDELINES. HEAT SHIELDS ARE TO BE INSPECTED AFTER COMPLETION O ANY TYPE OF REPAIR TO THE UNDERBODY (EXHAUST SYSTEM TRANSMISSION, ETC.), AND IF DAMAGED, REPLACED. *PE
    Bulletin Number: 57 9706
    PROGRAMMING/REPROGRAMMING ON REMOTE LOCKING/ALARM SYSTEM TRANSMITTERS. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 60 9704
    SUBJECT PERTAINING TO POWER SUNROOF CONVENIENCE CLOSE FEATURE, FUNCTION CHANGE. *AK
    Bulletin Number: 9801
    SUBJECT ON RADIO REMOTE CONTROL LOCKING SYSTEM. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9801
    CONDITION WITH REAR WIPER FUNCTIONS ONLY WHEN WIPER WASHER SWITCH IS CONTINUALLY PUSHED. *YC
    Bulletin Number: Elsa 6-22-15
    This document contains the VW Elsa Newsletter that contains a general overview of wiring diagrams updates, ElsaPro infomedia icons grayed out, workshop equipment tool storage application, technical bulletins, pending service solutions, tech
    Bulletin Number: Elsa 6-29-15
    This document contains the VW Elsa Newsletter that contains a general overview of wiring diagrams updates, technical bulletins, pending service solutions, tech tips, campaigns, updates, and suggestions.
    Bulletin Number: PDI - GOLF GTI T
    Golf/GTI Perfect Delivery Inspection (PDI) - Technician and Detailer Inspections:
    Bulletin Number: PDI - GOLF GTI T
    Golf Perfect Delivery Inspection (PDI) - Technician and Detailer Inspections: A checklist to insure a customer receives a wonderful delivery of a vehicle that looks, feels, and meets the expectations of a new vehicle that he/she has purch
    Bulletin Number: PDI - GOLF GTI T
    Golf Perfect Delivery Inspection (PDI) - Technician and Detailer Inspections: A checklist to insure a customer receives a wonderful delivery of a vehicle that looks, feels, and meets the expectations of a new vehicle that he/she has purcha
    Bulletin Number: TT001703
    Tip for Scan tool concerns that may occur duing a test plan
    Bulletin Number: TT 200901
    Update to existing tip for fuel quality checking.
    Bulletin Number: TT 97-12-02
    Data Link connector pin assignment chart that is applicable to all models. Update model year applicability.
    Bulletin Number: V691601 2010479
    Update model year applicability to include 2017.
    Bulletin Number: V871622 2019947
    Update to model year applicability.
    1998 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA
    Bulletin Number: 0001
    CONCERNS WITH TRANSMISSION IN LIMP MODE WITH NO MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP ILLUMINATED. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0001
    SUBJECT REGARDING SUNROOF BINDING OR NOISY DUE TO BROKEN SLIDE(S). *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0101
    SUBJECT REGARDING LATCH SYSTEM LOWER ANCHORS AND TETHERS FOR CHILDREN, INSTALLING / RETROFITTING. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 010702
    DTC'S P1297 (17705) OR P1557 (17965) STORED IN DTC MEMORY. THIS MAY BE CAUSED BY INTAKE HOSES LEAKING (DURING BOOST CONDITIONS) DUE TO INCORRECT TORQUE ON CLAMPS OR IMPROPER PLACEMENT, WORN OR TORN INTAKE HOSES. *KB
    Bulletin Number: 0410
    EVALUATING FUEL MIXTURE DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTC) - HOW TO PERFORM EFFECTIVE DIAGNOSTIC RELATED TO FUEL SYSTEM ADAPTATION SYSTEM TOO RICH/ TOO LEAN. VOLKSWAGEN. *MJ
    Bulletin Number: 1-2017 Update
    This communication is to update our ProFi dealers of the current status of the latest inbound and outbound ProFi requests.
    Bulletin Number: 13 9706
    INFORMATION CINCERNING ENGINE CYLINDER HEAD ASSEMBLY. *AK
    Bulletin Number: 2015831
    VOLKSWAGEN: EXHAUST HEAT SHIELD, REPLACEMENT GUIDELINES. HEAT SHIELDS ARE TO BE INSPECTED AFTER COMPLETION O ANY TYPE OF REPAIR TO THE UNDERBODY (EXHAUST SYSTEM TRANSMISSION, ETC.), AND IF DAMAGED, REPLACED. *PE
    Bulletin Number: 57 9706
    PROGRAMMING/REPROGRAMMING ON REMOTE LOCKING/ALARM SYSTEM TRANSMITTERS. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 60 9704
    SUBJECT PERTAINING TO POWER SUNROOF CONVENIENCE CLOSE FEATURE, FUNCTION CHANGE. *AK
    Bulletin Number: 9801
    INFORMATION ON INSTALLING A CARGO NET. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9801
    SUBJECT ON RADIO REMOTE CONTROL LOCKING SYSTEM. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9801
    DIFFICULTIES IN CLOSING REAR LID. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9802
    INFORMATION ON INSTALLING ANY AFTERMARKET RADIO. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9803
    SUBJECT ON RADIO CODE RETRIEVAL PROCEDURES. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9803C
    INSTALLING AND REMOVING EXTERIOR DOOR HANDLE TRANSPARENT FILM. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9808
    INFORMATION ON CHECKING AND SETTING THE READINESS CODE. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9902
    THIS BULLETIN INCLUDES NEW INFORMATION ON WHEEL ALIGNMENT SPECIFICATIONS. *TT
    Bulletin Number: Elsa 6-22-15
    This document contains the VW Elsa Newsletter that contains a general overview of wiring diagrams updates, ElsaPro infomedia icons grayed out, workshop equipment tool storage application, technical bulletins, pending service solutions, tech
    Bulletin Number: Elsa 6-29-15
    This document contains the VW Elsa Newsletter that contains a general overview of wiring diagrams updates, technical bulletins, pending service solutions, tech tips, campaigns, updates, and suggestions.
    Bulletin Number: PDI - JETTA JSW
    JETTA-JSW Perfect Delivery Inspection (PDI) - Technician and Detailer Inspections: A checklist to insure a customer receives a wonderful delivery of a vehicle that looks, feels, and meets the expectations of a new vehicle that he/she has p
    Bulletin Number: PDI - JETTA TECH
    JETTA Perfect Delivery Inspection (PDI) - Technician and Detailer Inspections: A checklist to insure a customer receives a wonderful delivery of a vehicle that looks, feels, and meets the expectations of a new vehicle that he/she has purch
    Bulletin Number: PDI - JETTA TECH
    Jetta Perfect Delivery Inspection (PDI) - Technician and Detailer Inspections: A checklist to insure a customer receives a wonderful delivery of a vehicle that looks, feels, and meets the expectations of a new vehicle that he/she has purch
    Bulletin Number: TT001703
    Tip for Scan tool concerns that may occur duing a test plan
    Bulletin Number: TT 200901
    Update to existing tip for fuel quality checking.
    Bulletin Number: TT 64-14-02
    Tech Tips (Heated Rear Window, One or More Lines Inoperative): To detect which line(s) is inoperative, utilize a volt meter to check for 0 V, which will be present after the open in the grid line. This document informs of how to diagnose t
    Bulletin Number: TT 64-14-02
    Tech Tips (Heated Rear Window, One or More Lines Inoperative): To detect which line(s) is inoperative, utilize a volt meter to check for 0 V, which will be present after the open in the grid line. The check must be performed with the engin
    Bulletin Number: TT 97-12-02
    Data Link connector pin assignment chart that is applicable to all models. Update model year applicability.
    Bulletin Number: V001404 2010380
    Technical Bulletin (Squeaks, Rattles, Noise, Repair Materials): This doucment contains a list of components and applications developed to repair concerns of squeaks, rattles, noise and trim fit conditions.
    Bulletin Number: V171404 2012855
    Technical Bulletin (Engine Oils Which Meet Volkswagen Oil Quality Standard): This document informs of a sample list of products generally available in the North American market that meet the Volkswagen Oil Quality Standard
    Bulletin Number: V171701 2012855
    17 17 01 July 5, 2017 2012855 Supersedes Technical Bulletin 17-16-02 (V171602) dated April 29, 2016 due to updated oil standards lists to current specifications. Engine Oils Which Meet Volkswagen Oil Quality Standards
    Bulletin Number: V271501 2011894
    Technical Bulletin: Battery, Testing and Charging Using Midtronics VAS6161, MCR340V, InCharge 940, or GRX3000VAS Charger
    Bulletin Number: V691601 2010479
    Update model year applicability to include 2017.
    Bulletin Number: V871409 2019947
    Technical Bulletin (Air Conditioning, Cleaning of the Refrigerant Circuit): In cases where an air conditioning system component (such as a compressor or other system component) has failed and debris from the compressor or component is circ
    Bulletin Number: V871506 2019947
    Technical Bulletin (Air Conditioning, Cleaning of the Refrigerant Circuit (U.S.Only)): In cases where an air conditioning system component (such as a compressor or other system component) has failed and debris from the compressor or compon
    Bulletin Number: V871622 2019947
    Update to model year applicability.
    Bulletin Number: V921502 2026253
    Technical Bulletin (Windshield Wipers Streak or Smear): Windshield or rear window is streaked, has a snakeskin appearance, or the surface feels rough. To avoid unnecessary replacement of wiper blades, the condition and cleanliness of the w
    Bulletin Number: V941402 2011521
    Technical Bulletin (Exterior Lights, Moisture Accumulation): Exterior light assemblies (headlights, taillights, fog lights, turn signals) are vented and may collect moisture on their inner surfaces, depending on humidity and other climatic
    Bulletin Number: V941403 2011521
    Technical Bulletin (Exterior Lights, Moisture Accumulation): This document informs of the Condensation and or water droplets visible on inside of exterior light lenses. The document also informs how to service the issue.
    Bulletin Number: V941501 2011521
    Technical Bulletin: Condensation and or water droplets becomming visible on inside of exterior light lenses issue is discussed in this document
    1998 VOLKSWAGEN NEW BEETLE
    Bulletin Number: 0001
    SUBJECT REGARDING SUNROOF BINDING OR NOISY DUE TO BROKEN SLIDE(S). *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0001
    INFORMATION CONTAINING A COMPONENT GROUND IDENTIFICATION CHART WHICH LISTS GROUND LOCATIONS THAT HAVE BEEN INTEGRATED INTO THE REPAIR INFORMATION SYSTEM. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0004
    SUBJECT REGARDING FRONT FLOOR MAT FASTENER DAMAGE. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0101
    SUBJECT REGARDING LATCH SYSTEM LOWER ANCHORS AND TETHERS FOR CHILDREN, INSTALLING / RETROFITTING. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0101
    VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE A HUMMING NOISE FROM FRONT OF VEHICLE DURING CORNERING. *SLC
    Bulletin Number: 0101
    TECHNICAL INFORMATION ON REPLACING / ADJUSTING THE BRAKE SWITCH. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0102
    A CONDITION MAY EXIST WITH COOLANT LEAKING FROM THE COOLANT RESERVOIR BOTTLE WIRING CONNECTOR CONTAMINATING THE WIRING HARNESS AND / OR CONTAMINATION RESULTING IN VARIOUS MALFUNCTIONS OF THE INSTRUMENT PLANEL. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0103
    SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE INSTRUMENT CLUSTER MALFUNCTION. *SLC
    Bulletin Number: 0201
    FRESH AIR BLOWER MOTOR, INOPERATIVE AT AMBIENT AIR TEMPERATURES NEAR OR BELOW FREEZING. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0205
    MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LIGHT ON WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTC) P0410, P0411, OR P1423 STORED IN DTC MEMORY. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0307
    DRIVER AND PASSENGER DOOR WINDOW REGULATOR REPAIRS. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0401
    NEW STYLE BRAKE LIGHT SWITCH REQUIRES CARE DURING INSTALLATION TO PREVENT DAMAGE TO SWITCH. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0402
    DRIVER AND PASSENGER DOOR WINDOW REGULATOR REPAIRING. *MJ ADDITIONAL INFORMATION REGARDING DOOR WINDOW, SEPARATES FROM WINDOW REGULATOR CLAMPS. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0410
    EVALUATING FUEL MIXTURE DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTC) - HOW TO PERFORM EFFECTIVE DIAGNOSTIC RELATED TO FUEL SYSTEM ADAPTATION SYSTEM TOO RICH/ TOO LEAN. VOLKSWAGEN. *MJ
    Bulletin Number: 102
    SAFETY RECALL - WT - BRAKE LIGHT SWITCH. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 13
    ELECTRICAL WIRING DIAGRAMS, TROUBLESHOOTING AND COMPONENT LOCATIONS REPAIR MANUAL TECHNICAL BULLETIN. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 14
    SERVICE INFORMATION REGARDING ELECTRICAL WIRING DIAGRAMS, TROUBLESHOOTING AND COMPONENT LOCATIONS EDITION 01.98. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 15
    SUBJECT REGARDING HEATED SEAT WIRING DIAGRAM. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 16
    SUBJECT REGARDING WIRING DIAGRAM FOR CENTRAL CONTROL MODULE FOR COMFORT SYSTEM, SWITCH FOR REMOTE UNLOCK, REAR LID, CONTROL MODULE FOR COMFORT SYSTEM. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 20
    INFORMATION CONTAINING WIRING DIAGRAM FOR THE COMFORT SYSTEM, WITH ANTI-THEFT ALARM SYSTEM (VEHICLES WITH POWER WINDOWS). *TT
    Bulletin Number: 24
    SUBJECT REGARDING WIRING DIAGRAM FOR THE HEAT OXYGEN SENSOR (H02S), SECONDARY AIR INJECTION (AIR) PUMP RELAY / MOTOR, MOTRONIC ENGINE CONTROL MODULE (ECM). *TT
    Bulletin Number: 29
    SUBJECT REGARDING WIRING DIAGRAM FOR THE DFI ENGINE CONTROL MODULE (ECM), KICK DOWN SWITCH, CLOSED THROTTLE POSITION (CTP) SENSOR, CLOSED THOTTLE POSITION (CTP) SWITCH, GLOW PLUG RELAY, GLOW PLUGS (ENGINE). *TT
    Bulletin Number: 30
    INFORMATION CONTAINING A WIRING DIAGRAM FOR THE MOTRONIC ENGINE CONTROL MODULE (ECM), ENGINE SPEED (RPM) SENSOR, KNOCK SENSOR (KS) 1, KNOCK SENSOR (KS) 2. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 31
    SUBJECT REGARDING WIRING DIAGRAM FOR THE ABS CONTROL MODULE, DIFFERENTIAL LOCK VALVES, ABS INLET / OUTLET VALVES, ABS / ASR WARNING LIGHTS, ASR / ESP BUTTON, ABS HYDRAULIC PUMP, DATA-BUS OBD INTERFACE. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 31703
    SAFETY RECALL - WT - NEW BEETLE BRAKE LIGHT SWITCH. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 33
    SUBJECT REGARDING WIRING DIAGRAM FOR THE TRANSMISSION CONTROL MODULE (TCM), SOLENOID VALVES, TRANSMISSION FLUID TEMPERATURE SENSOR. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 340001
    CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN OF A HUMMING NOISE FROM GENERAL AREA OF THE FRONT END DURING CORNERING, ON VEHICLES WITH 02J TRANSMISSIONS. *MJS
    Bulletin Number: 47
    SUBJECT REGARDING AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION WIRING DIAGRAM. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 800001
    VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE NO AIR FLOW ADJUSTMENT AT CENTER AIR OUTLET (S). *MJS
    Bulletin Number: 800101
    EXPERIENCING EXCESSIVE NOISE AND / OR VIBRATION ORIGINATING FROM THE FRESH AIR BLOWER MOTOR ASSEMBLY. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 900101
    SUBJECT REGARDING MALFUNCTIONING INSTRUMENT CLUSTER. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 940001
    INFORMATION REGARDING THE REPAIR OF THE HEADLIGHT ELECTRICAL CONNECTION. *MJS
    Bulletin Number: 9801
    REMOVAL AT PRE-DELIVERY INSPECTION FOR FRONT SUSPENSION SHIPPING SPACERS. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9801
    INFORMATION ON INSTALLING GROUND CONTACT WIRE. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9801
    UPDATES ON REPAIR MANUAL REVISIONS. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9801
    FUNCTION OPTIONS FOR CENTRAL LOCKING SYSTEM. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9801
    INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS FOR CD CHANGER. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9801
    PROCEDURES ON REMOVING THE FRONT SEATS WITH SIDE AIRBAG. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9802
    CONDITIONS WITH VARIOUS ELECTRICAL MALFUNCTIONS. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9802
    SUBJECT REGARDING REPOSITION OIL COOLER. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9802
    SUBJECT REGARDING THE SECURE SHIFT LOCK CABLE ( BW ). *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9802
    SUBJECT ON SIDEWINDER KEY AND LOCKS. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9802
    SUBJECT ON ODOMETER READING, ADAPTATION. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9802
    SOME VEHICLES ARE NOT PRODUCED WITH FRONT BUMPER LICENSE PLATE MOUNTS. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9803
    SUBJECT ON FRONT SUSPENSION SHIPPING SPACERS, REMOVAL AT PRE-DELIVERY INSPECTION. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9803
    SUBJECT ON RADIO CODE RETRIEVAL PROCEDURES. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9803
    SUBJECT REGARDING BODY-ON BOARD DIAGNOSTIC ( OBD ), UPDATE. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9804
    UPDATE ON ABS & ABS / EDL ON-BOARD DIAGNOSTIC. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9804
    SUBJECT ON GLOW PLUG RELAY ( 180 ), LOCATION WARNING. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9806
    SUBJECT ON COMFORT SYSTEM, ON BOARD DIAGNOSTIC (OBD ) READ MEASURED VALVE BLOCK (SCAN TOOL FUNCTION 08 ). *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9807
    INFORMATION ON THE INSTRUMENT CLUSTER OBD. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9809
    SUBJECT REGARDING CODING RADIO CONTROL MODULE. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 9810
    SUBJECT PERTAINING TO INSTRUMENT CLUSTER, ODOMETER ADAPTATION. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9812
    SUBJECT ON COMFORT SYSTEM ECM, UNNECESSARY REPLACEMENT. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9901
    SUBJECT REGARDING SPECIAL TOOL FOR REMOVING AND / OR REPAIRING FRONT SEAT WHICH IS EQUIPPED WITH A SIDE AIRBAG. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 9901
    SUBJECT ON BODY DIMENSIONS. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 9901
    INFORMATION ON REPAIR OF VEHICLE'S EXHIBITING WIND NOISE/WHISTLE FROM INSTRUMENT PANEL AREA. MJS
    Bulletin Number: 9902
    INFORMATION ON VEHICLE'S EXHIBITING WIND NOISE/WHISTLE FROM INSTRUMENT PANEL AREA. MJS
    Bulletin Number: 9903
    INFORMATION ON REPLACING THE SHIFT PATTERN INSERT. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 9904
    INFORMATION REGARDING VEHICLE'S THAT EXHIBIT STATIC/INTERFERENCE ON AM RADIO STATIONS. *MJS
    Bulletin Number: 9905
    CUSTOMER MAY COMPLAIN OF TOO MUCH BASS SOUND FROM SPEAKERS. *TT
    Bulletin Number: V9807
    SUBJECT ON ELECTRICAL WIRING DIAGRAMS, TROUBLESHOOTING & COMPONENTS LOCATIONS BULLETING NO. 2. *YC
    Bulletin Number: VLS0020
    SUBJECT REGARDING ELECTRICAL WIRING DIAGRAMS, TROUBLESHOOTING AND COMPONENT LOCATIONS TECHNICAL BULLETIN NO. 13. *TT
    1998 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT
    Bulletin Number: 0101
    SUBJECT REGARDING LATCH SYSTEM LOWER ANCHORS AND TETHERS FOR CHILDREN, INSTALLING / RETROFITTING. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0103
    SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE INSTRUMENT CLUSTER MALFUNCTION. *SLC
    Bulletin Number: 010702
    DTC'S P1297 (17705) OR P1557 (17965) STORED IN DTC MEMORY. THIS MAY BE CAUSED BY INTAKE HOSES LEAKING (DURING BOOST CONDITIONS) DUE TO INCORRECT TORQUE ON CLAMPS OR IMPROPER PLACEMENT, WORN OR TORN INTAKE HOSES. *KB
    Bulletin Number: 0401
    ENGINE OIL SPECIFICATIONS, OIL CAPACITY, OIL FILTER. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0402
    LOW ENGINE OIL PRESSURE LIGHT IS ON. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0403
    VALVE COVER, DIAGNOSING OIL LEAKAGE FROM GASKETS. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0421
    WARRANTY EXTENSION COVERING CERTAIN OIL SLUDGE RELATED REPAIRS. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0421
    OIL SLUDGE - WARRANTY EXTENSION FOR 1998-2004 MODEL YEAR VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT WITH 1.8L TURBO ENGINE US AND CANADIAN DEALERS. SERVICE CIRCULAR. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0517
    ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM (ABS) CONTROL MODULE WARRANTY REPAIR PROCESS. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 092603
    ZF VH RECALL OF THE ZF STEERING PUMP, SUPPLIED TO WD'S FOR REPLACEMENT OF THE AUDI A4 PASSAT P/N 8D0 145 156FX INSTEAD OF THE CORRECT ZF P/N 7691 955 276ZW. 2004 AUDI A4 ALSO INCLUDED. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 1-2017 Update
    This communication is to update our ProFi dealers of the current status of the latest inbound and outbound ProFi requests.
    Bulletin Number: 14
    INFORMATION IN THIS TECHNICAL BULLETIN SUPLLEMENTS AND UPDATES PREVIOUSLY PUBLISHED WIRING DIAGRAM, TROUBLESHOOTING AND COMPONENT LOCATION INFORMATION. *TTT
    Bulletin Number: 15
    SERVICE INFORMATION BINDER CONTAINING ELECTRICAL WIRING DIAGRAMS, TROUBLESHOOTING AND COMPONENT LOCATIONS EDITION 09.97. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 2013233
    ENGINE OIL PRESSURE TOO LOW, LIGHT IS ON, ENGINE FLUSH. *KB
    Bulletin Number: 2015831
    VOLKSWAGEN: EXHAUST HEAT SHIELD, REPLACEMENT GUIDELINES. HEAT SHIELDS ARE TO BE INSPECTED AFTER COMPLETION O ANY TYPE OF REPAIR TO THE UNDERBODY (EXHAUST SYSTEM TRANSMISSION, ETC.), AND IF DAMAGED, REPLACED. *PE
    Bulletin Number: 2038999
    SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.
    Bulletin Number: 30 9703
    VEHICLE WILL NOT START UNLESS CLUTCH PEDAL IS DEPRESSED EXTREMELY HARD. *AK
    Bulletin Number: 4
    NEW INFORMATION IN THIS TECHNICAL BULLETING SUPPLEMENTS AND UPDATES PREVIOUSLY PUBLISHED WIRING DIAGRAM, TROUBLESHOOTING AND COMPONENT LOCATION INFORMATION. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 400101
    A CONDITION MAY EXIST WITH NOISE FROM THE FRONT SUSPENSION. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 561 065 760 A as
    Assembly Instructions: Installation of original remote start feature accessory, Volkswagen Passat.
    Bulletin Number: 8
    NEW INFORMATION IN THIS TECHNICAL BULLETIN SUPPLEMENTS AND UPDATES PREVIOUSLY PUBLISHED WIRING DIAGRAM, TROUBLESHOOTING AND COMPONENT LOCATION INFORMATION. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 900101
    SUBJECT REGARDING MALFUNCTIONING INSTRUMENT CLUSTER. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 910102
    A CONDITION MAY EXIST WHERE THE RADIO DOES NOT REGAIN VOLUME CONTROL AND / OR THE SINGLE CD PLAYER LED BLINKS WHEN INTERIOR LIGHTS ARE AT THE LOWEST SETTING. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 9801
    FUNCTION OPTIONS FOR CENTRAL LOCKING SYSTEM. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9801
    CONDITION WITH TRANSMISSIONS WITH INTERNAL DAMAGE MAY ALLOW DEBRIS TO COLLECT IN ATF COOLER LINES AND ATF COOLER. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9801
    INSTALLATION OF THE CHILD SEAT TETHER ANCHORAGE MOUNTINGS. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9801
    TECHNICAL BULLETIN ON CARGO SAFETY NET, ASSEMBLY OVERVIEW / RETROFITTING. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9801
    PROCEDURES ON REMOVING THE FRONT SEATS WITH SIDE AIRBAG. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9801
    SUBJECT ON CARRIER ASSEMBLY WITH WINDOW REGULATOR / WINDOW REGULATOR MOTOR ASSEMBLING. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9802
    REPLACEMENT OF AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION FLUID (ATF) NO LONGER REQUIRED. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9802
    SUBJECT REGARDING THE OUTSIDE AIR TEMPERATURE SENSOR AND AMBIENT TEMPERATURE SWITCH. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 9802
    VEHICLE WILL NOT START UNLESS CLUTCH PEDAL IS DEPRESSED EXTREMELY HARD. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9802
    SUBJECT ON SIDEWINDER KEY AND LOCKS. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9803
    SUBJECT ON RADIO CODE RETRIEVAL PROCEDURES. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9810
    SUBJECT PERTAINING TO INSTRUMENT CLUSTER, ODOMETER ADAPTATION. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9812
    SUBJECT ON COMFORT SYSTEM ECM, UNNECESSARY REPLACEMENT. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9901
    SUBJECT REGARDING SPECIAL TOOL FOR REMOVING AND / OR REPAIRING FRONT SEAT WHICH IS EQUIPPED WITH A SIDE AIRBAG. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 9901
    SUBJECT REGARDING VEHICLE'S EXHIBITING FAILURE OF THE TURBOCHARGER DUE TO LACK OF LUBRICATION ON PASSAT WITH 1.8L 5V TURBO VEHICLES FROM 1998-1999 UP TO VIN #XE000100. *MS
    Bulletin Number: 9907
    SUBJECT REGARING ENGINE MISFIRE. *TT
    Bulletin Number: Elsa 6-22-15
    This document contains the VW Elsa Newsletter that contains a general overview of wiring diagrams updates, ElsaPro infomedia icons grayed out, workshop equipment tool storage application, technical bulletins, pending service solutions, tech
    Bulletin Number: Elsa 6-29-15
    This document contains the VW Elsa Newsletter that contains a general overview of wiring diagrams updates, technical bulletins, pending service solutions, tech tips, campaigns, updates, and suggestions.
    Bulletin Number: PDI - PASSAT TEC
    Passat Perfect Delivery Inspection (PDI) - Technician and Detailer Inspections: A checklist to insure a customer receives a wonderful delivery of a vehicle that looks, feels, and meets the expectations of a new vehicle that he/she has purc
    Bulletin Number: TB-07-09-06
    VOLKSWAGEN: ENGINE OIL PRESSURE TOO LOW, LIGHT IS ON, ENGINE FLUSH. THE LOW ENGINE OIL PRESSURE CONDITION MAY BE CAUSED BY A RESTRICTION OF THE OIL PUMP SUCTION LINE STRAINER. *PE
    Bulletin Number: TT001703
    Tip for Scan tool concerns that may occur duing a test plan
    Bulletin Number: TT 200901
    Update to existing tip for fuel quality checking.
    Bulletin Number: TT-45-06-54
    VOLKSWAGEN: UPDATE TO INFORMATION. PROVIDING CORRECT CODING VALUES FOR ABS CONTROL MODULES ON CERTAIN VEHICLES WITHOUT CAN-BUS. MODELS 1998-2002 PASSAT. *PE
    Bulletin Number: TT45-06-54
    SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.
    Bulletin Number: TT 64-14-02
    Tech Tips (Heated Rear Window, One or More Lines Inoperative): To detect which line(s) is inoperative, utilize a volt meter to check for 0 V, which will be present after the open in the grid line. The check must be performed with the engin
    Bulletin Number: TT 64-14-02
    Tech Tips (Heated Rear Window, One or More Lines Inoperative): To detect which line(s) is inoperative, utilize a volt meter to check for 0 V, which will be present after the open in the grid line. This document informs of how to diagnose t
    Bulletin Number: TT 90-12-06
    SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.
    Bulletin Number: TT 97-12-02
    Data Link connector pin assignment chart that is applicable to all models. Update model year applicability.
    Bulletin Number: V0002
    THIS BULLETIN CONTAINS NEW AND REVISED WIRING DIAGRAM INFORMATION. *TT
    Bulletin Number: V001404 2010380
    Technical Bulletin (Squeaks, Rattles, Noise, Repair Materials): This doucment contains a list of components and applications developed to repair concerns of squeaks, rattles, noise and trim fit conditions.
    Bulletin Number: V171404 2012855
    Technical Bulletin (Engine Oils Which Meet Volkswagen Oil Quality Standard): This document informs of a sample list of products generally available in the North American market that meet the Volkswagen Oil Quality Standard
    Bulletin Number: V171701 2012855
    17 17 01 July 5, 2017 2012855 Supersedes Technical Bulletin 17-16-02 (V171602) dated April 29, 2016 due to updated oil standards lists to current specifications. Engine Oils Which Meet Volkswagen Oil Quality Standards
    Bulletin Number: V271501 2011894
    Technical Bulletin: Battery, Testing and Charging Using Midtronics VAS6161, MCR340V, InCharge 940, or GRX3000VAS Charger
    Bulletin Number: V531601 2040536
    The document refers to Corrosion being found where the rear bumper cover meets the quarter panel. It discusses how it can happen, and where to find warranty coverage to service the parts
    Bulletin Number: V531602-2040536
    To update claim processing statement.
    Bulletin Number: V551603 2039446
    Document discusses Corrosion that may be found on the folded edge of the hood. The corrosion may be found on this edge anywhere around the hood. It discusses how to service it, and document that service. It discusses where to find what appl
    Bulletin Number: V551608-2038999
    To update claim process statement.
    Bulletin Number: V551612-2039446
    Corrosion may be found on the folded edge of the hood. Supersedes TB V551603
    Bulletin Number: V551613_2039446
    TO UPDATE MODEL TABLE TO CLARIFY JETTA WAGON APPLICABILITY TO TB CONTENT.
    Bulletin Number: V641501 2039887
    Technical Bulletin (Rear Door Glass Inoperative issue diagnosis): The rear glass cannot be opened / closed, the rear glass may slide down into the door, or the rear glass motor operates but the glass does not move
    Bulletin Number: V641502 2039887
    Technical Bulletin (Rear Door Glass Inoperative): The rear glass cannot be opened / closed, the rear glass may slide down into the door, or the rear glass motor operates but the glass does not move. This document contains the fault codes,
    Bulletin Number: V691601 2010479
    Update model year applicability to include 2017.
    Bulletin Number: V871409 2019947
    Technical Bulletin (Air Conditioning, Cleaning of the Refrigerant Circuit): In cases where an air conditioning system component (such as a compressor or other system component) has failed and debris from the compressor or component is circ
    Bulletin Number: V871506 2019947
    Technical Bulletin (Air Conditioning, Cleaning of the Refrigerant Circuit (U.S.Only)): In cases where an air conditioning system component (such as a compressor or other system component) has failed and debris from the compressor or compon
    Bulletin Number: V871622 2019947
    Update to model year applicability.
    Bulletin Number: V921502 2026253
    Technical Bulletin (Windshield Wipers Streak or Smear): Windshield or rear window is streaked, has a snakeskin appearance, or the surface feels rough. To avoid unnecessary replacement of wiper blades, the condition and cleanliness of the w
    Bulletin Number: V941402 2011521
    Technical Bulletin (Exterior Lights, Moisture Accumulation): Exterior light assemblies (headlights, taillights, fog lights, turn signals) are vented and may collect moisture on their inner surfaces, depending on humidity and other climatic
    Bulletin Number: V941403 2011521
    Technical Bulletin (Exterior Lights, Moisture Accumulation): This document informs of the Condensation and or water droplets visible on inside of exterior light lenses. The document also informs how to service the issue.
    Bulletin Number: V941501 2011521
    Technical Bulletin: Condensation and or water droplets becomming visible on inside of exterior light lenses issue is discussed in this document
    Bulletin Number: VM
    CHECK/REPLACE FRONT SUSPENSION LOWER CONTROL ARMS. *TC THIS SUPERCEDES THE VM SERVICE ACTION DATED NOVEMBER 2004. *TT
    1998 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT WAGON
    Bulletin Number: 1-2017 Update
    This communication is to update our ProFi dealers of the current status of the latest inbound and outbound ProFi requests.
    Bulletin Number: Elsa 6-22-15
    This document contains the VW Elsa Newsletter that contains a general overview of wiring diagrams updates, ElsaPro infomedia icons grayed out, workshop equipment tool storage application, technical bulletins, pending service solutions, tech
    Bulletin Number: Elsa 6-29-15
    This document contains the VW Elsa Newsletter that contains a general overview of wiring diagrams updates, technical bulletins, pending service solutions, tech tips, campaigns, updates, and suggestions.
    Bulletin Number: Elsa Newsletter
    Summary of Technical Bulletin to include additional model and model year applicability. Corrosion, Front Fenders, at Upper Wheel Opening (U.S. Only)
    Bulletin Number: TT 200901
    Update to existing tip for fuel quality checking.
    Bulletin Number: TT 97-12-02
    Data Link connector pin assignment chart that is applicable to all models. Update model year applicability.
    Bulletin Number: V171701 2012855
    17 17 01 July 5, 2017 2012855 Supersedes Technical Bulletin 17-16-02 (V171602) dated April 29, 2016 due to updated oil standards lists to current specifications. Engine Oils Which Meet Volkswagen Oil Quality Standards
    Bulletin Number: V511602-2039000
    51 16 02 June 7, 2016 2039000 Supersedes Technical Bulletin V511403 dated December 16, 2014 to update Claim Processing statement. Corrosion on the Roof in the Area of the Roof Rails Corrosion on the roof (in the contact area of roof rail/
    Bulletin Number: V531601 2040536
    The document refers to Corrosion being found where the rear bumper cover meets the quarter panel. It discusses how it can happen, and where to find warranty coverage to service the parts
    Bulletin Number: V531602-2040536
    To update claim processing statement.
    Bulletin Number: V551601 2038993
    Discussion on Corrosion on Rear Lid at Rear Window Area When the rear window heater is switched ON, power is transmitted to the outer sealing lip of the rear window. In some places the window sealer makes contact with the bus bar of the rea
    Bulletin Number: V551603 2039446
    Document discusses Corrosion that may be found on the folded edge of the hood. The corrosion may be found on this edge anywhere around the hood. It discusses how to service it, and document that service. It discusses where to find what appl
    Bulletin Number: V551608-2038999
    To update claim process statement.
    Bulletin Number: V551611-2038993
    To update claim processing statement.
    Bulletin Number: V551612-2039446
    Corrosion may be found on the folded edge of the hood. Supersedes TB V551603
    Bulletin Number: V551613_2039446
    TO UPDATE MODEL TABLE TO CLARIFY JETTA WAGON APPLICABILITY TO TB CONTENT.
    Bulletin Number: V691601 2010479
    Update model year applicability to include 2017.
    Bulletin Number: V871622 2019947
    Update to model year applicability.
    1998 VOLKSWAGEN VOLKSWAGEN
    Bulletin Number: 0001
    A CONDITION MAY EXIST WHERE THE ENGINE CRANKS BUT WILL NOT START. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 2015831
    VOLKSWAGEN: EXHAUST HEAT SHIELD, REPLACEMENT GUIDELINES. HEAT SHIELDS ARE TO BE INSPECTED AFTER COMPLETION O ANY TYPE OF REPAIR TO THE UNDERBODY (EXHAUST SYSTEM TRANSMISSION, ETC.), AND IF DAMAGED, REPLACED. *PE
    Bulletin Number: 9801
    CONDITION WITH AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION FLUID (ATF) SEEPING FROM FINAL DRIVE BREATHER VENT. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9801
    VEHICLES WILL BE EQUIPPED WITH WHEEL LOCK BOLTS. *YC
    Bulletin Number: 9902
    INFORMATION SUMMARIZING ALL COMPONENTS THAT MUST BE REPLACED FOLLOWING AIRBAG DEPLOYMENT. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 9902
    SUBJECT REGARDING THE HEATING AND VENTILATION CONTROLS, REPLACING FRESH AIR CONTROL LEVER LIGHT. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 9909
    THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES A FLUID CAPACITY CHART FOR ALL VEHICLES. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 9910
    INFORMATION REGARDING AIRBAG SYSTEM INSPECTION SERVICE. *TT
    Bulletin Number: V9805
    SUBJECT REGARD PRE-DELIVERY INSPECTION PROCEDURE AND MAINTENANCE / LUBRICATION SCHEDULE. *TT
    Bulletin Number: V9905
    INFORMATION ON USING 5W30 SYNTHETIC OIL WHEN PERFORMING WARRANTY REPAIRS OR FREE MAINTENANCE ON 1996 - 1999 MODEL YEAR TDI (TURBO DIESEL) VEHICLES. *TT

     

    Recalls for 1998 Volkswagen

    1998 VOLKSWAGEN BEETLE
    NHTSA Campaign ID:EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCH
    Manufacturer:VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA, INC
    Manufacture Dates:01/01/1998 - 11/30/2001
    Potential Units Affected:646246

    Defect Description:

    ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH AUTOMATIC OR MANUAL TRANSMISSIONS AND CRUISE CONTROLS, A BRAKE LIGHT SWITCH ON THESE VEHICLES MAY MALFUNCTION IF IT WAS INSTALLED INCORRECTLY DURING SAFETY RECALLS 03V-265 OR 04V-096.

    Consequence:

    THE BRAKE LIGHTS COULD BECOME INOPERATIVE, OR REMAIN ON. FAILURE TO PROVIDE THE PROPER SIGNAL WHEN BRAKING COULD LEAD TO A CRASH WITHOUT WARNING.

    Action:

    DEALERS WILL INSTALL THE NEWLY DESIGNED BRAKE LIGHT SWITCH FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON NOVEMBER 27, 2006. VEHICLES WITHIN THE MAKE, MODEL, AND MODEL YEAR OF THIS POPULATION MAY BE INVOLVED IN EITHER THIS RECALL OR 06V-183, BUT NOT BOTH. THE REMEDY IS THE SAME FOR EACH RECALL. VOLKSWAGEN DEALERS WILL APPLY THE REMEDY BASED ON THE VIN NUMBER OF THE VEHICLE. OWNERS MAY CONTACT VW AT 1-800-822-8987.
    1998 VOLKSWAGEN BEETLE
    NHTSA Campaign ID:ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FRONT UNDERHOOD
    Manufacturer:VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA,INC
    Manufacture Dates:01/01/1998 - 05/31/1998
    Potential Units Affected:8500

    Defect Description:

    VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE ELECTRICAL WIRING LOCATED IN THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT WAS ROUTED TOO CLOSE TO THE ENDGE OF THE VEHICLE'S BATTERY TRAY. THE WIRING CAN BECOME DAMAGED OVER TIME BY CHAFING AND THE AIR-CONDITIONER COMPRESSOR AND/OR THE FUEL PUMP CAN MALFUNCTION.

    Consequence:

    A MALFUNCTION OF THE FUEL PUMP CAN CAUSE THE VEHICLE TO STALL, AND IN SOME INSTANCES, COULD ALSO RESULT IN A WIRING FIRE IN THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT.

    Action:

    DEALERS WILL INSTALL A MODIFIED BATTERY TRAY AND INSPECT, PROPERLY ROUTE, AND SECURING THE WIRING IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE RECALL REPAIR INSTRUCTIONS.
    1998 VOLKSWAGEN CABRIO
    NHTSA Campaign ID:FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLER PIPE AND CAP
    Manufacturer:VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA,INC
    Manufacture Dates:09/30/1997 - 05/31/1998
    Potential Units Affected:487284

    Defect Description:

    ON SOME PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE FUEL TANK FILLER NECK CAN SUFFER ABRASION DAMAGE IF THE REAR TIRE GOES FLAT AND THE VEHICLE IS DRIVEN UNTIL THE TIRE DISINTEGRATES.

    Consequence:

    FUEL LEAKAGE CAN OCCUR INCREASING THE RISK OF A FIRE.

    Action:

    DEALERS WILL FIT PASSAT VEHICLES WITH A NEW WHEEL HOUSE LINER THAT WILL BETTER PROTECT THE CAR'S FILLER NECK. JETTA VEHICLES WILL BE FITTED WITH A DIFFERENT METAL SHIELD DESIGNED TO ENHANCE ABRASION PROTECTION IN THE EVENT OF TIRE DISINTEGRATION. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN JUNE 13, 2003. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT VOLKSWAGEN AT 1-800-822-8987.
    1998 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF
    NHTSA Campaign ID:EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS
    Manufacturer:VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA,INC
    Manufacture Dates:07/01/1997 - 07/31/1998
    Potential Units Affected:4243

    Defect Description:

    CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 2.8L VR6 ENGINES FAIL TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 110, "TIRE SELECTION AND RIMS." THE RECOMMENDED COLD TIRE INFLATION PRESSURE PUBLISHED ON THE LABEL FOR TIRES OF THE SIZE 205/50 R15 86H IS 0.1 BAR (1.45 PSI) TOO LOW. IT SHOULD BE 2.5 BAR (36.3 PSI). THE LABEL RECOMMENDS 2.4 BAR (34.8 PSI = 35 PSI).

    Consequence:

    UNDER INFLATED TIRES CAN AFFECT VEHICLE HANDLING, AND DRIVING WITH SUBSTANTIALLY UNDER INFLATED TIRES PUTS THE CONSUMER AT RISK FOR A CRASH.

    Action:

    OWNERS WILL BE PROVIDED WITH CORRECTED LABELS, OR A DEALER CAN INSTALL THE LABEL IF THE OWNER WISHES. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN SEPTEMBER 29, 2003. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT VW AT 1-800-893-5298.
    1998 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA
    NHTSA Campaign ID:EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS
    Manufacturer:VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA,INC
    Manufacture Dates:08/01/1997 - 10/31/1998
    Potential Units Affected:9811

    Defect Description:

    CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 2.8L VR6 ENGINES FAIL TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 110, "TIRE SELECTION AND RIMS." THE RECOMMENDED COLD TIRE INFLATION PRESSURE PUBLISHED ON THE LABEL FOR TIRES OF THE SIZE 205/50 R15 86H IS 0.1 BAR (1.45 PSI) TOO LOW. IT SHOULD BE 2.5 BAR (36.3 PSI). THE LABEL RECOMMENDS 2.4 BAR (34.8 PSI = 35 PSI).

    Consequence:

    UNDER INFLATED TIRES CAN AFFECT VEHICLE HANDLING, AND DRIVING WITH SUBSTANTIALY UNDER INFLATED TIRES PUTS THE CONSUMER AT A RISK FOR A CRASH.

    Action:

    OWNERS WILL BE PROVIDED WITH CORRECTED LABELS, OR A DEALER CAN INSTALL THE LABEL IF THE OWNER WISHES. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN SEPTEMBER 29, 2003. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT VW AT 1-800-893-5298.
    1998 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA
    NHTSA Campaign ID:FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLER PIPE AND CAP
    Manufacturer:VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA,INC
    Manufacture Dates:08/01/1996 - 11/30/1998
    Potential Units Affected:487284

    Defect Description:

    ON SOME PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE FUEL TANK FILLER NECK CAN SUFFER ABRASION DAMAGE IF THE REAR TIRE GOES FLAT AND THE VEHICLE IS DRIVEN UNTIL THE TIRE DISINTEGRATES.

    Consequence:

    FUEL LEAKAGE CAN OCCUR INCREASING THE RISK OF A FIRE.

    Action:

    DEALERS WILL FIT PASSAT VEHICLES WITH A NEW WHEEL HOUSE LINER THAT WILL BETTER PROTECT THE CAR'S FILLER NECK. JETTA VEHICLES WILL BE FITTED WITH A DIFFERENT METAL SHIELD DESIGNED TO ENHANCE ABRASION PROTECTION IN THE EVENT OF TIRE DISINTEGRATION. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN JUNE 13, 2003. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT VOLKSWAGEN AT 1-800-822-8987.
    1998 VOLKSWAGEN NEW BEETLE
    NHTSA Campaign ID:EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCH
    Manufacturer:VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA,INC
    Manufacture Dates:04/14/1998 - 11/30/2001
    Potential Units Affected:295136

    Defect Description:

    ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE BRAKE LAMP SWITCH MAY MALFUNCTION.

    Consequence:

    IF THIS HAPPENS, THE BRAKE LAMPS COULD BECOME INOPERATIVE; OR THE LAMPS COULD COME ON AND STAY ON, EVEN THOUGH THE VEHICLE IS PARKED.

    Action:

    DEALERS WILL INSPECT AND, IF NECESSARY, REPLACE THE BRAKE LAMP SWITCHES. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN SEPTEMBER 26, 2003. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT VWOA AT 1-800-822-8987.
    1998 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT
    NHTSA Campaign ID:SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST:VACUUM:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
    Manufacturer:VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA,INC
    Manufacture Dates:10/01/1997 - 02/28/1999
    Potential Units Affected:88121

    Defect Description:

    VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSIONS. A CONTROL VALVE IN THE VACUUM HOSE CONNECTING THE BRAKE BOOSTER TO THE INTAKE MANIFOLD MAY NOT OPEN OR CLOSE FULLY AT TEMPERATURES BELOW -4 F UNDER CERTAIN DRIVING CONDITIONS.

    Consequence:

    THIS CONDITION COULD CAUSE INSUFFICIENT VACUUM TO BE PROVIDED TO THE BRAKE BOOSTER.

    Action:

    DEALERS WILL INSTALL A VACUUM BY-PASS SYSTEM INTO VEHICLES OPERATED IN THESE STATES WHICH IS DESIGNED TO PROVIDE SUFFICIENT VACUUM FOR FULL BRAKE ASSIST UNDER ALL WEATHER CONDITIONS.
    1998 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT
    NHTSA Campaign ID:STEERING:LINKAGES:ROD:RELAY:CONNECTING
    Manufacturer:VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA,INC
    Manufacture Dates:01/02/1998 - 07/31/1998
    Potential Units Affected:51900

    Defect Description:

    VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE TIE RODS OF THE STEERING ASSEMBLY ARE PROTECTED ON EACH SIDE BY A SEAL TO PREVENT MOISTURE AND DUST PARTICLES FROM ENTERING THE SWIVEL BEARING MECHANISM. IT IS POSSIBLE THAT SOME TIE ROD SEALS MAY NOT SEAL PROPERLY.

    Consequence:

    IF MOISTURE AND/OR DUST PARTICLES ENTER THE SWIVEL BEARING MECHANISM, THE SWIVEL BEARING COULD WEAR OVER TIME DIMINISHING THE STEERING CONTROL OF THE VEHICLE.

    Action:

    DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE TIE RODS.
    1998 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT
    NHTSA Campaign ID:FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLER PIPE AND CAP
    Manufacturer:VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA,INC
    Manufacture Dates:04/01/1997 - 08/31/2002
    Potential Units Affected:487284

    Defect Description:

    ON SOME PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE FUEL TANK FILLER NECK CAN SUFFER ABRASION DAMAGE IF THE REAR TIRE GOES FLAT AND THE VEHICLE IS DRIVEN UNTIL THE TIRE DISINTEGRATES.

    Consequence:

    FUEL LEAKAGE CAN OCCUR INCREASING THE RISK OF A FIRE.

    Action:

    DEALERS WILL FIT PASSAT VEHICLES WITH A NEW WHEEL HOUSE LINER THAT WILL BETTER PROTECT THE CAR'S FILLER NECK. JETTA VEHICLES WILL BE FITTED WITH A DIFFERENT METAL SHIELD DESIGNED TO ENHANCE ABRASION PROTECTION IN THE EVENT OF TIRE DISINTEGRATION. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN JUNE 13, 2003. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT VOLKSWAGEN AT 1-800-822-8987.
    1998 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT
    NHTSA Campaign ID:ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM
    Manufacturer:VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA,INC
    Manufacture Dates:02/01/1997 - 02/28/1998
    Potential Units Affected:19800

    Defect Description:

    VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. IF THE ENGINE BACKFIRES DURING A COLD-START, AN AIR SCREEN WHICH IS LOOSELY SEATED IN THE AIR FLOW METER CAN BECOME DAMAGED.

    Consequence:

    SCREEN PIECES COULD ENTER THE INTAKE AIR FLOW SYSTEM AND PREVENT THE THROTTLE PLATE FROM RETURNING TO ITS FULL IDLE POSITION.

    Action:

    DEALERS WILL INSTALL A RETAINING RING TO HOLD THE AIR SCREEN IN PLACE.

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