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 2001 Volkswagen New Beetle 2dr Cpe GL Manual

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MSRP: $15,900
Invoice: $15,151

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: /2 Door Coupe
Drive Type:

Prices/Warranty

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  • General
  • MSRP: $15,900
  • Invoice Price: $15,151
  • 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 @ 5200
  • Torque @ RPM: 122 @ 2600

Dimensions

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  • Exterior Dimensions
  • Track Front: 59.6
  • Track Rear: 58.7
  • Ground Clearance (in): 4.2
  • Overall Length (in): 161.1
  • Overall Width (in): 59.5
  • Wheelbase (in): 98.9
  • Interior Dimensions
  • Seating capacity - Standard: 4
  • Headroom front (in): 41.3
  • Leg room front (in): 39.4
  • Shoulder room front (in): 52.8

Features

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  • Exterior
    • Daytime running lamps
    • Daytime running lights
    • Halogen projector beam headlamps w/clear polycarbonate lenses
    • Headlamps-on warning tone
  • Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning
    • Air conditioning w/pollen/odor filter
    • Elect rear window defroster
  • Entertainment, Communication & Navigation
    • CD changer prep
  • Instrumentation
    • Day/night rearview mirror-inc: integrated clock/ambient temp display
    • Instrumentation-inc: speedometer, tachometer, odometer, trip odometer, fuel gauge, warning lights
    • Open door warning reflectors
  • Wheels & Tires
    • 16" x 6.5" black steel wheels w/full wheel covers
    • Front wheel drive
    • Full-size spare tire
    • P205/55HR16 all-season SBR tires
  • Windows, Mirrors & Wipers
    • Dual illuminated covered visor vanity mirrors
    • Dual pwr heated body-color mirrors
    • Tinted glass
    • Variable intermittent windshield wipers

Safety Features

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  • Safety Features
  • 1 front/2 rear passenger assist handles
  • Anti-intrusion side-impact door beams
  • Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system
  • Driver & front passenger side impact airbags
  • Dual note horn
  • Anti-Theft
  • AM/FM cassette stereo sound system-inc: 6-speakers, CD changer control, theft deterrent warning light
  • Anti-theft vehicle alarm system for doors/hood/trunk/radio/starter interrupt
  • Central pwr locking system-inc: selective door unlocking
  • Radio frequency remote locking system-inc: lock, unlock, trunk release, panic buttons on transmitter, folding center-cut keys
  • Braking & Traction
  • Anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Pwr-assisted front vented disc/rear solid disc brakes

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    Crash Test Data for 2001 Volkswagen

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    2001 Jetta
    2001 New BeetleNot
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    2001 PassatNot
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    Service Bulletins for 2001 Volkswagen

    2001 VOLKSWAGEN BEETLE
    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: 0201
    REAR BRAKE PADS THAT APPEAR TO BE WORN PREMATURELY. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0405
    HYBRID OIL PAN, INSTALLING. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0501
    MIL IS ON AND OR CATALYTIC CONVERTER IS RATTLING. *SC
    Bulletin Number: 05012007
    EMISSIONS RECALL CIRCULAR. REPROGRAMMING OF ENGINE CONTROL MODULE AND REPLACEMENT OF MALFUNCTIONING OXYGEN SENSOR. *KB
    Bulletin Number: 0502
    DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P1603 (18011) STORED IN DTC MEMORY. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0603
    DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P1176 IS STORED IN DTC MEMORY (NEW BEETLE 1.8T, ENGINE CODE APH). *NM
    Bulletin Number: 0603
    DOOR WINDOWS, MAY SEPERATE FROM WINDOW REGULATOR CLAMPS. *KB
    Bulletin Number: 11292005
    ENGINE PRE-HEATER INSTALLATION. CALIX. *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: 1214156
    SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.
    Bulletin Number: 2010464
    MIL IS ON AND/OR CATALYTIC CONVERTER IS RATTLING. *KB
    Bulletin Number: A971861 2013504-
    This information bulletin contains instructions for checking the pins/terminals for contacts and nano contacts.
    Bulletin Number: Campaign Circula
    Emissions Recall Circular (2.0 Liter Gasoline Engine Vehicles Reprogramming of Engine Control Module and Replacement of Malfunctioning Oxygen Sensor): Volkswagen has found that the oxygen sensor in the upper part of the exhaust system c
    Bulletin Number: Control Module R
    Quick Reference Update Guide: This document informs of the corresponding software/hardware and disc availability to the customer concerns about a vehicle
    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: Gasoline Engine
    Gasoline Engine Misfire Diagnosis document
    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: Quick Reference
    Quick Reference Update Guide: This document informs of the corresponding software/hardware and disc availability to the customer concerns about a vehicle
    Bulletin Number: Quick Reference
    Quick Reference of vehicle concerns. Includes a list of Software versions and the technical bulletin numbers that referred to the concerns Updated
    Bulletin Number: Reference - Refl
    Quick Reference Update Guide: This document informs of the corresponding software/hardware and disc availability to the customer concerns about a vehicle
    Bulletin Number: Ref. - Reflash U
    Quick Reference Update Guide of the vehicles expected upgraded software level. The latest corresponding technical bulletins that address the issues, and concerns that have been had with the vehicles.
    Bulletin Number: SM 33-2019
    The part number listed in the document is to be returned if it meets the criteria provided.
    Bulletin Number: SM 44-2017 EN
    This special notice is to inform dealers to return all part numbers listed in the document and order the superseded part numbers going forward.
    Bulletin Number: TT 00-13-02
    Tech Tips (Technician Helpline Vehicle Check Sheets): When it becomes necessary to open a VW Technician Helpline VTA case while performing diagnosis for a diesel particulate filter, manual transmission repair, or turbocharger concern, it
    Bulletin Number: TT 00-13-04
    Tech Tips (All Models 2000-2014 - Part ordering): If a needed service part is on back order, upgrade the daily order to a red order and check the ?Car Down? box to escalate the order. This document informs how to contact VWGoA Parts Spec
    Bulletin Number: TT 00-14-03
    Tech Tips (SVM Update Instructions): This document informs when performing SVM updates, the scan tool should be hardwired to the vehicle and the Bluetooth physically turned off. A hard wired internet connection is also recommended.
    Bulletin Number: TT 00-16-02
    Reminder for dealers to reference the repair manual and replace all necessary fasteners (bolts, nuts) that cannot be re-used
    Bulletin Number: TT001703
    Tip for Scan tool concerns that may occur duing a test plan
    Bulletin Number: TT 10 12 01
    Engine replacement tip
    Bulletin Number: TT 20-09-06
    Tech Tips (TDI Engine - N75 Solenoid Valve Diagnosis): This document informs with graphical aid the testing of the N75 Solenoid Valve in the event of a turbocharger fault code such as P0299 or P0234. This applies to Mechanical Injection St
    Bulletin Number: TT 20-13-01
    Tech Tips (ECM Fault P1250 "Fuel Level Too Low" Will Not Clear): This document informs to clear static ECM fault P1250 "Fuel Level Too Low", add fuel to vehicle and complete a road test of at least 10 miles. Simply adding fuel without co
    Bulletin Number: TT 21-13-01
    Tech Tips (Equipped with Turbocharged Engine Turbocharger Replacement Tip): If mechanical damage is found to the turbocharger (e.g. damaged compression wheel, loose or broken shaft), it is not enough to just replace the turbocharger. Thi
    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 28-01-09
    Tech Tips (Equipped with ALH TDI Engine - Glow Plug Replacement Tip): This document informs that there are 2 suppliers for the TDI glow plugs-Bosch and Beru. When replacing the glow plugs make sure that you do not mix stock. The vehicle
    Bulletin Number: TT 32-14-01
    Tech Tips (Torque Converter/Flywheel/Flexplate installation): Incorrect torque converter or flywheel/flexplate installation can result in transmission damage. When installing an engine, flywheel or transmission, please follow the installat
    Bulletin Number: TT 37-06-06
    Tech Tips (Vehicles with 09G or 09A Transmission -- Replacing Transmission): This document informs If you replace one of these transmissions, check ETKA to see if you must also replace the Transmission Control Module (TCM) at the same ti
    Bulletin Number: TT 50-14-01
    Tech Tips (All vehicles-Tire dressing for vehicle detailing): The use of tire dressing gives your tires that shiny finish that completes the image of a clean (new) vehicle. This document informs that The use of non-water based products wil
    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 87-09-03
    Tech Tips (Coolant fan control module J293 pinout): 1.8L and 2.0L (Except Engine Code BBW), Fan Module J293 Pinout Chart which informs of the terminal types, the inputs, and outputs, the signal purpose, and the signal type
    Bulletin Number: TT 87-10-05
    Tech Tips (Air Conditioning Does not Operate): This document informs of concerns of no or intermittent A/C operation where pressure diagnosis does not lead to a cause, be sure to check the N25 A/C clutch coil. The fan control module may se
    Bulletin Number: TT 90-16-01
    Circuit repair procedure to correct vehicle speed sensor input when an instrument cluster is replaced. This is addressing the updated construction of the instrument cluster.
    Bulletin Number: TT 91-16-03
    Beetle-Coding the Replacement Instrument Cluster
    Bulletin Number: TT 91 19 01
    Alternative method for radio code retrieval.
    Bulletin Number: TT 97-12-02
    Data Link connector pin assignment chart that is applicable to all models. Update model year applicability.
    Bulletin Number: Update 02122016
    Quick Reference of vehicle concerns. Includes a list of Software versions and the technical bulletin numbers that referred to the concerns Updated
    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: V011408 2014815
    Technical Bulletin The use of contaminated gasoline, seasonal fuel changes (summer/winter fuel) or gasoline with a low content of deposit control additives may result in one or more of the following conditions: -Excessive accumulation of
    Bulletin Number: V011503 2014815
    Discusses the issues associated with using contaiminated gasoline. There are recommendations to use top tier gasoline retailers
    Bulletin Number: V011602 2014815
    Technical tips on what to do if improper gasoline has been added to the vehicle.
    Bulletin Number: V171302 2017813
    Technical Bulletin (Oil Consumption Measurement): Customer states oil consumption is higher than the Volkswagen oil consumption standard of up to 0.5 quarts per 600 miles, or 0.5 liters per 1000 km. In order to provide effective lubrica
    Bulletin Number: V171303 2017813
    Technical Bulletin (Oil Consumption Measurement): Customers have stated oil consumption is higher than the Volkswagen oil consumption standard of up to 0.5 quarts per 600 miles, or 0.5 liters per 1000 km. This document informs how to test
    Bulletin Number: V171303 2017813
    Technical Bulletin (Oil Consumption Measurement): Customers have stated oil consumption is higher than the Volkswagen oil consumption standard of up to 0.5 quarts per 600 miles, or 0.5 liters per 1000 km. This document informs how to test
    Bulletin Number: V171403 2017813
    Technical Bulletin (Oil Consumption Measurement): Customer states oil consumption is higher than the Volkswagen oil consumption standard of up to 0.5 quarts per 600 miles, or 0.5 liters per 1000 km. In order to provide effective lubricati
    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: V171901-2012855
    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: V271901-2011894
    Battery Testing and Charging instruction. Updated to include model year 2019 applicability.
    Bulletin Number: V501205 2014370
    Technical Bulletin (Paint Finish, Reducing Swirl Marks and Fine Scratches): New vehicles (prior to Retail Delivery) with swirl marks and or fine scratches from polishing or cleaning. This document informs of how the Finish can be signifi
    Bulletin Number: V501604 2014370
    Technical Bulletin about Paint Finish, Reducing Swirl Marks and Fine Scratches New vehicles (prior to Retail Delivery) with swirl marks and or fine scratches from polishing or cleaning. The document also have infromation about where to fi
    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: V871301 2005566
    Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): An unpleasant odor is coming from Heating and Ventilation system. Odor mainly occurs after vehicle has been sitting (unused) at least 5 hours and within 20 to 60 seconds after vehicle is first st
    Bulletin Number: V871401 2005566
    Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): Unpleasant odor is coming from Heating and Ventilation system. Odor mainly occurs after vehicle has been sitting (unused) at least 5 hours and within 20 to 60 seconds after vehicle is first start
    Bulletin Number: V871402 2005566
    Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): Condensation, which is a normal condition in all A/C systems, can cause a musty odor. If the odor is noticeable in the vehicle when the engine is not turned on, the cause may be mold and mildew i
    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: V871508 2005566
    Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): Unpleasant odor is coming from Heating and Ventilation system. Odor mainly occurs after vehicle has been sitting (unused) at least 5 hours and within 20 to 60 seconds after vehicle is first start
    Bulletin Number: V871809-2005566
    To include an additional 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
    2001 VOLKSWAGEN CABRIO
    Bulletin Number: 0006
    SUBJECT REGARDING CHILD RESTRAINT LATCH GUIDANCE FIXTURES, COMPLIANCE WITH FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD 225. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0007
    SUBJECT REGARDING CHILD RESTRAINT LATCH GUIDANCE FIXTURE, INSTALLING AT PRE-DELIVERY INSPECTION (PDI). *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0201
    REAR BRAKE PADS THAT APPEAR TO BE WORN PREMATURELY. *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: A971861 2013504-
    This information bulletin contains instructions for checking the pins/terminals for contacts and nano contacts.
    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: Gasoline Engine
    Gasoline Engine Misfire Diagnosis document
    Bulletin Number: SM 33-2019
    The part number listed in the document is to be returned if it meets the criteria provided.
    Bulletin Number: SM 44-2017 EN
    This special notice is to inform dealers to return all part numbers listed in the document and order the superseded part numbers going forward.
    Bulletin Number: TT 00-13-02
    Tech Tips (Technician Helpline Vehicle Check Sheets): When it becomes necessary to open a VW Technician Helpline VTA case while performing diagnosis for a diesel particulate filter, manual transmission repair, or turbocharger concern, it
    Bulletin Number: TT 00-13-04
    Tech Tips (All Models 2000-2014 - Part ordering): If a needed service part is on back order, upgrade the daily order to a red order and check the ?Car Down? box to escalate the order. This document informs how to contact VWGoA Parts Spec
    Bulletin Number: TT 00-14-03
    Tech Tips (SVM Update Instructions): This document informs when performing SVM updates, the scan tool should be hardwired to the vehicle and the Bluetooth physically turned off. A hard wired internet connection is also recommended.
    Bulletin Number: TT 00-16-02
    Reminder for dealers to reference the repair manual and replace all necessary fasteners (bolts, nuts) that cannot be re-used
    Bulletin Number: TT001703
    Tip for Scan tool concerns that may occur duing a test plan
    Bulletin Number: TT 20-13-01
    Tech Tips (ECM Fault P1250 "Fuel Level Too Low" Will Not Clear): This document informs to clear static ECM fault P1250 "Fuel Level Too Low", add fuel to vehicle and complete a road test of at least 10 miles. Simply adding fuel without co
    Bulletin Number: TT 32-14-01
    Tech Tips (Torque Converter/Flywheel/Flexplate installation): Incorrect torque converter or flywheel/flexplate installation can result in transmission damage. When installing an engine, flywheel or transmission, please follow the installat
    Bulletin Number: TT 50-14-01
    Tech Tips (All vehicles-Tire dressing for vehicle detailing): The use of tire dressing gives your tires that shiny finish that completes the image of a clean (new) vehicle. This document informs that The use of non-water based products wil
    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 87-10-05
    Tech Tips (Air Conditioning Does not Operate): This document informs of concerns of no or intermittent A/C operation where pressure diagnosis does not lead to a cause, be sure to check the N25 A/C clutch coil. The fan control module may se
    Bulletin Number: TT 91 19 01
    Alternative method for radio code retrieval.
    Bulletin Number: TT 96-10-06
    Tech Tips (Immobilizer 2 ? Key Adaptation and Part Number): If new keys cannot be adapted, they may possibly be the incorrect part number. Cabrio is equipped with two generations (Gen2 and Gen3) of Immobilizer 2. Use the Immobilizer Contro
    Bulletin Number: TT 96-10-06
    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: 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: V011408 2014815
    Technical Bulletin The use of contaminated gasoline, seasonal fuel changes (summer/winter fuel) or gasoline with a low content of deposit control additives may result in one or more of the following conditions: -Excessive accumulation of
    Bulletin Number: V011503 2014815
    Discusses the issues associated with using contaiminated gasoline. There are recommendations to use top tier gasoline retailers
    Bulletin Number: V171302 2017813
    Technical Bulletin (Oil Consumption Measurement): Customer states oil consumption is higher than the Volkswagen oil consumption standard of up to 0.5 quarts per 600 miles, or 0.5 liters per 1000 km. In order to provide effective lubrica
    Bulletin Number: V171303 2017813
    Technical Bulletin (Oil Consumption Measurement): Customers have stated oil consumption is higher than the Volkswagen oil consumption standard of up to 0.5 quarts per 600 miles, or 0.5 liters per 1000 km. This document informs how to test
    Bulletin Number: V171303 2017813
    Technical Bulletin (Oil Consumption Measurement): Customers have stated oil consumption is higher than the Volkswagen oil consumption standard of up to 0.5 quarts per 600 miles, or 0.5 liters per 1000 km. This document informs how to test
    Bulletin Number: V171403 2017813
    Technical Bulletin (Oil Consumption Measurement): Customer states oil consumption is higher than the Volkswagen oil consumption standard of up to 0.5 quarts per 600 miles, or 0.5 liters per 1000 km. In order to provide effective lubricati
    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: V171901-2012855
    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: V271901-2011894
    Battery Testing and Charging instruction. Updated to include model year 2019 applicability.
    Bulletin Number: V501205 2014370
    Technical Bulletin (Paint Finish, Reducing Swirl Marks and Fine Scratches): New vehicles (prior to Retail Delivery) with swirl marks and or fine scratches from polishing or cleaning. This document informs of how the Finish can be signifi
    Bulletin Number: V871301 2005566
    Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): An unpleasant odor is coming from Heating and Ventilation system. Odor mainly occurs after vehicle has been sitting (unused) at least 5 hours and within 20 to 60 seconds after vehicle is first st
    Bulletin Number: V871401 2005566
    Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): Unpleasant odor is coming from Heating and Ventilation system. Odor mainly occurs after vehicle has been sitting (unused) at least 5 hours and within 20 to 60 seconds after vehicle is first start
    Bulletin Number: V871402 2005566
    Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): Condensation, which is a normal condition in all A/C systems, can cause a musty odor. If the odor is noticeable in the vehicle when the engine is not turned on, the cause may be mold and mildew i
    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: V871508 2005566
    Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): Unpleasant odor is coming from Heating and Ventilation system. Odor mainly occurs after vehicle has been sitting (unused) at least 5 hours and within 20 to 60 seconds after vehicle is first start
    Bulletin Number: V871809-2005566
    To include an additional 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: VLS0112
    SUBJECT REGARDING CHILD RESTRAINT INSTALLATION USING THE LATCH SYSTEM (LOWER ANCHORS AND TETHERS FOR CHILDREN). *TT
    2001 VOLKSWAGEN EUROVAN
    Bulletin Number: 004
    ENGINE COOLANT TEMPERATURE (ECT) SENSOR. *TC
    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: 0402
    RADIATOR FAN DAMAGED CAUSED BY IMPROPERLY SUPPORTING THE RADIATOR ASSEMBLY WHEN REPAIRS REQUIRE THE RADIATOR TO BE PIVOTED FORWARD. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0409
    EVALUATING FUEL MIXTURE DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES- HOW TO PERFORM EFFECTIVE DIAGNOSIS RELATED TO FUEL SYSTEM ADAPTATION - SYSTEM TOO RICH/TOO LEAN. VOLKSWAGEN. *MJ
    Bulletin Number: 0502
    DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P1603 (18011) STORED IN DTC MEMORY. *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: A971861 2013504-
    This information bulletin contains instructions for checking the pins/terminals for contacts and nano contacts.
    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: Gasoline Engine
    Gasoline Engine Misfire Diagnosis document
    Bulletin Number: SM 33-2019
    The part number listed in the document is to be returned if it meets the criteria provided.
    Bulletin Number: SM 44-2017 EN
    This special notice is to inform dealers to return all part numbers listed in the document and order the superseded part numbers going forward.
    Bulletin Number: TT 00-13-02
    Tech Tips (Technician Helpline Vehicle Check Sheets): When it becomes necessary to open a VW Technician Helpline VTA case while performing diagnosis for a diesel particulate filter, manual transmission repair, or turbocharger concern, it
    Bulletin Number: TT 00-13-04
    Tech Tips (All Models 2000-2014 - Part ordering): If a needed service part is on back order, upgrade the daily order to a red order and check the ?Car Down? box to escalate the order. This document informs how to contact VWGoA Parts Spec
    Bulletin Number: TT 00-14-03
    Tech Tips (SVM Update Instructions): This document informs when performing SVM updates, the scan tool should be hardwired to the vehicle and the Bluetooth physically turned off. A hard wired internet connection is also recommended.
    Bulletin Number: TT 00-16-02
    Reminder for dealers to reference the repair manual and replace all necessary fasteners (bolts, nuts) that cannot be re-used
    Bulletin Number: TT001703
    Tip for Scan tool concerns that may occur duing a test plan
    Bulletin Number: TT 20-13-01
    Tech Tips (ECM Fault P1250 "Fuel Level Too Low" Will Not Clear): This document informs to clear static ECM fault P1250 "Fuel Level Too Low", add fuel to vehicle and complete a road test of at least 10 miles. Simply adding fuel without co
    Bulletin Number: TT 32-14-01
    Tech Tips (Torque Converter/Flywheel/Flexplate installation): Incorrect torque converter or flywheel/flexplate installation can result in transmission damage. When installing an engine, flywheel or transmission, please follow the installat
    Bulletin Number: TT 450719
    Steering angle adaptation instructions, not included in repair manual
    Bulletin Number: TT 50-14-01
    Tech Tips (All vehicles-Tire dressing for vehicle detailing): The use of tire dressing gives your tires that shiny finish that completes the image of a clean (new) vehicle. This document informs that The use of non-water based products wil
    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 87-10-05
    Tech Tips (Air Conditioning Does not Operate): This document informs of concerns of no or intermittent A/C operation where pressure diagnosis does not lead to a cause, be sure to check the N25 A/C clutch coil. The fan control module may se
    Bulletin Number: TT 91 19 01
    Alternative method for radio code retrieval.
    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: V011408 2014815
    Technical Bulletin The use of contaminated gasoline, seasonal fuel changes (summer/winter fuel) or gasoline with a low content of deposit control additives may result in one or more of the following conditions: -Excessive accumulation of
    Bulletin Number: V011503 2014815
    Discusses the issues associated with using contaiminated gasoline. There are recommendations to use top tier gasoline retailers
    Bulletin Number: V011602 2014815
    Technical tips on what to do if improper gasoline has been added to the vehicle.
    Bulletin Number: V171302 2017813
    Technical Bulletin (Oil Consumption Measurement): Customer states oil consumption is higher than the Volkswagen oil consumption standard of up to 0.5 quarts per 600 miles, or 0.5 liters per 1000 km. In order to provide effective lubrica
    Bulletin Number: V171303 2017813
    Technical Bulletin (Oil Consumption Measurement): Customers have stated oil consumption is higher than the Volkswagen oil consumption standard of up to 0.5 quarts per 600 miles, or 0.5 liters per 1000 km. This document informs how to test
    Bulletin Number: V171303 2017813
    Technical Bulletin (Oil Consumption Measurement): Customers have stated oil consumption is higher than the Volkswagen oil consumption standard of up to 0.5 quarts per 600 miles, or 0.5 liters per 1000 km. This document informs how to test
    Bulletin Number: V171403 2017813
    Technical Bulletin (Oil Consumption Measurement): Customer states oil consumption is higher than the Volkswagen oil consumption standard of up to 0.5 quarts per 600 miles, or 0.5 liters per 1000 km. In order to provide effective lubricati
    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: V171901-2012855
    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: V271901-2011894
    Battery Testing and Charging instruction. Updated to include model year 2019 applicability.
    Bulletin Number: V501205 2014370
    Technical Bulletin (Paint Finish, Reducing Swirl Marks and Fine Scratches): New vehicles (prior to Retail Delivery) with swirl marks and or fine scratches from polishing or cleaning. This document informs of how the Finish can be signifi
    Bulletin Number: V871301 2005566
    Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): An unpleasant odor is coming from Heating and Ventilation system. Odor mainly occurs after vehicle has been sitting (unused) at least 5 hours and within 20 to 60 seconds after vehicle is first st
    Bulletin Number: V871401 2005566
    Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): Unpleasant odor is coming from Heating and Ventilation system. Odor mainly occurs after vehicle has been sitting (unused) at least 5 hours and within 20 to 60 seconds after vehicle is first start
    Bulletin Number: V871402 2005566
    Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): Condensation, which is a normal condition in all A/C systems, can cause a musty odor. If the odor is noticeable in the vehicle when the engine is not turned on, the cause may be mold and mildew i
    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: V871508 2005566
    Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): Unpleasant odor is coming from Heating and Ventilation system. Odor mainly occurs after vehicle has been sitting (unused) at least 5 hours and within 20 to 60 seconds after vehicle is first start
    Bulletin Number: V871809-2005566
    To include an additional 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: VC
    INSTALL MERCURY LABEL ON VEHICLES REGISTERED IN THE STATES OF VERMONT, MAINE AND CONNECTICUT - ENVIRONMENTAL COMPLIANCE ACTION CIRCULAR. *TT
    Bulletin Number: VJ
    THE RADIATOR FANS CAN BE DAMAGED IF THE PROPER TOOL IS NOT USED TO HOLD THE RADIATOR ASSEMBLY IN THE SERVICE POSITION. SERVICE ACTION TO ALERT SERVICE PERSONNEL BY AFFIXING A RADIATOR FAN SERVICE POSITION WARNING LABEL IN THE ENGINE COMPAR
    Bulletin Number: WG
    REPLACEMENT OF THE IGNITION COILS. IT IS POSSIBLE THAT IF ONE OF THE VEHICLE'S IGNITION COIL FAILS, ROUGH IDLING OR REDUCED DRIVING POWER COULD OCCUR IN ADDITION TO ILLUMINATION OF THE MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP LIGHT. *TT *MJ
    2001 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF
    Bulletin Number: 0001
    THIS BULLETIN INVOLVES INSPECTING THE REAR BRAKE PADS DUE TO PREMATURE WORN. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0006
    SUBJECT REGARDING CHILD RESTRAINT LATCH GUIDANCE FIXTURES, COMPLIANCE WITH FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD 225. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0007
    SUBJECT REGARDING CHILD RESTRAINT LATCH GUIDANCE FIXTURE, INSTALLING AT PRE-DELIVERY INSPECTION (PDI). *TT
    Bulletin Number: 004
    ENGINE COOLANT TEMPERATURE (ECT) SENSOR. *TC
    Bulletin Number: 010103
    A CONDITION MAY EXIST WHERE DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES P1297 OR P1557 ARE STORED IN DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE MEMORY. MAY BE CAUSED BY INTAKE HOSES LEAKING DUE TO CLAMPS INCORRECTLY TORQUED OR IMPROPERLY PLACED, WORN / TORN INTAKE HOSES ETC.
    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: 0201
    REAR BRAKE PADS THAT APPEAR TO BE WORN PREMATURELY. *TT
    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
    IGNITION COIL OVERLAY HARNESS, INSTALLING. MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LIGHT (MIL) ON WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0300, P0301, P0302, P0303, OR P0304 STORED. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0401
    NEW STYLE BRAKE LIGHT SWITCH REQUIRES CARE DURING INSTALLATION TO PREVENT DAMAGE TO SWITCH. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0402
    MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LIGHT (MIL) ON WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P0300, P0301, P0302, P0303, OR P0304 STORED. IGNITION COIL OVERLAY HARNESS, INSTALLING. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0402
    ENGINE, FLUCTUATING IDLE OR IDLE SPEED TOO LOW. *MJ
    Bulletin Number: 0402
    DRIVER AND PASSENGER DOOR WINDOW REGULATOR REPAIRING. *MJ ADDITIONAL INFORMATION REGARDING DOOR WINDOW, SEPARATES FROM WINDOW REGULATOR CLAMPS. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0403
    ENGINE, FLUCTUATING IDLE OR IDLE SPEED TOO LOW. *MJ
    Bulletin Number: 0409
    EVALUATING FUEL MIXTURE DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES- HOW TO PERFORM EFFECTIVE DIAGNOSIS RELATED TO FUEL SYSTEM ADAPTATION - SYSTEM TOO RICH/TOO LEAN. VOLKSWAGEN. *MJ
    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: 0420
    MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LIGHT IS ON IN THE INSTRUMENT CLUSTER. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0501
    MIL IS ON AND OR CATALYTIC CONVERTER IS RATTLING. *SC
    Bulletin Number: 0501
    DOOR WINDOW, SEPARATES FROM WINDOW REGULATOR CLAMPS. *JB
    Bulletin Number: 05012007
    EMISSIONS RECALL CIRCULAR. REPROGRAMMING OF ENGINE CONTROL MODULE AND REPLACEMENT OF MALFUNCTIONING OXYGEN SENSOR. *KB
    Bulletin Number: 0502
    DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P1603 (18011) STORED IN DTC MEMORY. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0603
    DOOR WINDOWS, MAY SEPERATE FROM WINDOW REGULATOR CLAMPS. *KB
    Bulletin Number: 11292005
    ENGINE PRE-HEATER INSTALLATION. CALIX. *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: 1214156
    SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.
    Bulletin Number: 2010464
    MIL IS ON AND/OR CATALYTIC CONVERTER IS RATTLING. *KB
    Bulletin Number: 2038887
    SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.
    Bulletin Number: 260101
    A CONDITION MAY EXIST WHERE THE POWER SURGE ON THE SECONDARY AIR PUMP BLOWS 40 AMP. FUSE. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 640101
    A CONDITION MAY EXIST WHERE THE DRIVER OR PASSENGER DOOR WINDOW REGULATOR WILL NOT OPERATE DUE TO BROKEN WINDOW CLAMPS. THIS TECHNICAL BULLETIN REPLACES BROKEN CLAMPS. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 900101
    SUBJECT REGARDING MALFUNCTIONING INSTRUMENT CLUSTER. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 970101
    SUBJECT REGARDING COOLANT LEAKING FROM COOLANT RESERVOIR BOTTLE WIRING CONNECTOR CONTAMINATES THE WIRING HARNESS. *TT
    Bulletin Number: A971861 2013504-
    This information bulletin contains instructions for checking the pins/terminals for contacts and nano contacts.
    Bulletin Number: Campaign Circula
    Emissions Recall Circular (2.0 Liter Gasoline Engine Vehicles Reprogramming of Engine Control Module and Replacement of Malfunctioning Oxygen Sensor): Volkswagen has found that the oxygen sensor in the upper part of the exhaust system c
    Bulletin Number: Campaign Circula
    Emissions Service Action Circular (VR6 Engine Update ECM Software for Catalytic Converter Monitoring System): The ECM software for the catalytic converter monitoring system is too sensitive. This can cause the MIL to come on, and some v
    Bulletin Number: Control Module R
    Quick Reference Update Guide: This document informs of the corresponding software/hardware and disc availability to the customer concerns about a vehicle
    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: Gasoline Engine
    Gasoline Engine Misfire Diagnosis document
    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: Quick Reference
    Quick Reference of vehicle concerns. Includes a list of Software versions and the technical bulletin numbers that referred to the concerns Updated
    Bulletin Number: Quick Reference
    Quick Reference Update Guide: This document informs of the corresponding software/hardware and disc availability to the customer concerns about a vehicle
    Bulletin Number: Reference Guide
    Transmission Control Module Updates: This document informs of the software, and technical bulletins that service corresponding cars and their Transmission Control Module complaint issues.
    Bulletin Number: Reference - Refl
    Quick Reference Update Guide: This document informs of the corresponding software/hardware and disc availability to the customer concerns about a vehicle
    Bulletin Number: Ref. - Reflash U
    Quick Reference Update Guide of the vehicles expected upgraded software level. The latest corresponding technical bulletins that address the issues, and concerns that have been had with the vehicles.
    Bulletin Number: SM 33-2019
    The part number listed in the document is to be returned if it meets the criteria provided.
    Bulletin Number: SM 44-2017 EN
    This special notice is to inform dealers to return all part numbers listed in the document and order the superseded part numbers going forward.
    Bulletin Number: TT 00-13-02
    Tech Tips (Technician Helpline Vehicle Check Sheets): When it becomes necessary to open a VW Technician Helpline VTA case while performing diagnosis for a diesel particulate filter, manual transmission repair, or turbocharger concern, it
    Bulletin Number: TT 00-13-04
    Tech Tips (All Models 2000-2014 - Part ordering): If a needed service part is on back order, upgrade the daily order to a red order and check the ?Car Down? box to escalate the order. This document informs how to contact VWGoA Parts Spec
    Bulletin Number: TT 00-14-03
    Tech Tips (SVM Update Instructions): This document informs when performing SVM updates, the scan tool should be hardwired to the vehicle and the Bluetooth physically turned off. A hard wired internet connection is also recommended.
    Bulletin Number: TT 00-16-02
    Reminder for dealers to reference the repair manual and replace all necessary fasteners (bolts, nuts) that cannot be re-used
    Bulletin Number: TT001703
    Tip for Scan tool concerns that may occur duing a test plan
    Bulletin Number: TT 10 12 01
    Engine replacement tip
    Bulletin Number: TT 20-09-06
    Tech Tips (TDI Engine - N75 Solenoid Valve Diagnosis): This document informs with graphical aid the testing of the N75 Solenoid Valve in the event of a turbocharger fault code such as P0299 or P0234. This applies to Mechanical Injection St
    Bulletin Number: TT 20-13-01
    Tech Tips (ECM Fault P1250 "Fuel Level Too Low" Will Not Clear): This document informs to clear static ECM fault P1250 "Fuel Level Too Low", add fuel to vehicle and complete a road test of at least 10 miles. Simply adding fuel without co
    Bulletin Number: TT 21-13-01
    Tech Tips (Equipped with Turbocharged Engine Turbocharger Replacement Tip): If mechanical damage is found to the turbocharger (e.g. damaged compression wheel, loose or broken shaft), it is not enough to just replace the turbocharger. Thi
    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 28-01-09
    Tech Tips (Equipped with ALH TDI Engine - Glow Plug Replacement Tip): This document informs that there are 2 suppliers for the TDI glow plugs-Bosch and Beru. When replacing the glow plugs make sure that you do not mix stock. The vehicle
    Bulletin Number: TT 32-14-01
    Tech Tips (Torque Converter/Flywheel/Flexplate installation): Incorrect torque converter or flywheel/flexplate installation can result in transmission damage. When installing an engine, flywheel or transmission, please follow the installat
    Bulletin Number: TT 37-06-06
    Tech Tips (Vehicles with 09G or 09A Transmission -- Replacing Transmission): This document informs If you replace one of these transmissions, check ETKA to see if you must also replace the Transmission Control Module (TCM) at the same ti
    Bulletin Number: TT 50-14-01
    Tech Tips (All vehicles-Tire dressing for vehicle detailing): The use of tire dressing gives your tires that shiny finish that completes the image of a clean (new) vehicle. This document informs that The use of non-water based products wil
    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 87-09-03
    Tech Tips (Coolant fan control module J293 pinout): 1.8L and 2.0L (Except Engine Code BBW), Fan Module J293 Pinout Chart which informs of the terminal types, the inputs, and outputs, the signal purpose, and the signal type
    Bulletin Number: TT 87-10-05
    Tech Tips (Air Conditioning Does not Operate): This document informs of concerns of no or intermittent A/C operation where pressure diagnosis does not lead to a cause, be sure to check the N25 A/C clutch coil. The fan control module may se
    Bulletin Number: TT 91 19 01
    Alternative method for radio code retrieval.
    Bulletin Number: TT 97-12-02
    Data Link connector pin assignment chart that is applicable to all models. Update model year applicability.
    Bulletin Number: Update 02122016
    Quick Reference of vehicle concerns. Includes a list of Software versions and the technical bulletin numbers that referred to the concerns Updated
    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: V011408 2014815
    Technical Bulletin The use of contaminated gasoline, seasonal fuel changes (summer/winter fuel) or gasoline with a low content of deposit control additives may result in one or more of the following conditions: -Excessive accumulation of
    Bulletin Number: V011503 2014815
    Discusses the issues associated with using contaiminated gasoline. There are recommendations to use top tier gasoline retailers
    Bulletin Number: V011602 2014815
    Technical tips on what to do if improper gasoline has been added to the vehicle.
    Bulletin Number: V171302 2017813
    Technical Bulletin (Oil Consumption Measurement): Customer states oil consumption is higher than the Volkswagen oil consumption standard of up to 0.5 quarts per 600 miles, or 0.5 liters per 1000 km. In order to provide effective lubrica
    Bulletin Number: V171303 2017813
    Technical Bulletin (Oil Consumption Measurement): Customers have stated oil consumption is higher than the Volkswagen oil consumption standard of up to 0.5 quarts per 600 miles, or 0.5 liters per 1000 km. This document informs how to test
    Bulletin Number: V171303 2017813
    Technical Bulletin (Oil Consumption Measurement): Customers have stated oil consumption is higher than the Volkswagen oil consumption standard of up to 0.5 quarts per 600 miles, or 0.5 liters per 1000 km. This document informs how to test
    Bulletin Number: V171403 2017813
    Technical Bulletin (Oil Consumption Measurement): Customer states oil consumption is higher than the Volkswagen oil consumption standard of up to 0.5 quarts per 600 miles, or 0.5 liters per 1000 km. In order to provide effective lubricati
    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: V171901-2012855
    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: V271901-2011894
    Battery Testing and Charging instruction. Updated to include model year 2019 applicability.
    Bulletin Number: V501205 2014370
    Technical Bulletin (Paint Finish, Reducing Swirl Marks and Fine Scratches): New vehicles (prior to Retail Delivery) with swirl marks and or fine scratches from polishing or cleaning. This document informs of how the Finish can be signifi
    Bulletin Number: V501501 2011761
    Technical Bulletin Corrosion, Front Fenders, at Upper Wheel Opening (U.S. Only) ): Document discusses diagnosis, and potential remedy of issue. The diagnosis codes for checking warranty coverage for servicing the vehicle are also available
    Bulletin Number: V501601 2011761
    Information on areas Surface corrosion or corrosion perforation can occur on various locations around the front wheel arch. Also gives examples of how to calculate cost to repair or replace
    Bulletin Number: V501602 2011761
    Document refers to Surface corrosion or corrosion perforation that can occur on various locations around the front wheel arch. It gives examples on where to check for repair coverage from warranties, fixing possible issues, and how to docu
    Bulletin Number: V501604 2014370
    Technical Bulletin about Paint Finish, Reducing Swirl Marks and Fine Scratches New vehicles (prior to Retail Delivery) with swirl marks and or fine scratches from polishing or cleaning. The document also have infromation about where to fi
    Bulletin Number: V501606_2011761
    TO UPDATE CLAIM PROCESSING STATEMENT.
    Bulletin Number: V571405 2038887
    Technical Bulletin (Corrosion on the Fold of the Front Inner Door): This document informs of the method to repair Corrosion under the door fold in the area of the extra seal and the Poly Vinyl Chloride (PVC) foil. This document discusses
    Bulletin Number: V571503 2038887
    Technical Bulletin (Corrosion on the Fold of the Front Inner Door): Corrosion under the door fold in the area of the extra seal and the Poly Vinyl Chloride (PVC) foil. This document contains information on how to diagnose, and service this
    Bulletin Number: V571605-2038887
    To update Claim processing statement.
    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: 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: V871301 2005566
    Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): An unpleasant odor is coming from Heating and Ventilation system. Odor mainly occurs after vehicle has been sitting (unused) at least 5 hours and within 20 to 60 seconds after vehicle is first st
    Bulletin Number: V871401 2005566
    Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): Unpleasant odor is coming from Heating and Ventilation system. Odor mainly occurs after vehicle has been sitting (unused) at least 5 hours and within 20 to 60 seconds after vehicle is first start
    Bulletin Number: V871402 2005566
    Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): Condensation, which is a normal condition in all A/C systems, can cause a musty odor. If the odor is noticeable in the vehicle when the engine is not turned on, the cause may be mold and mildew i
    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: V871508 2005566
    Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): Unpleasant odor is coming from Heating and Ventilation system. Odor mainly occurs after vehicle has been sitting (unused) at least 5 hours and within 20 to 60 seconds after vehicle is first start
    Bulletin Number: V871809-2005566
    To include an additional 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: VLS0112
    SUBJECT REGARDING CHILD RESTRAINT INSTALLATION USING THE LATCH SYSTEM (LOWER ANCHORS AND TETHERS FOR CHILDREN). *TT
    2001 VOLKSWAGEN GTI
    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: 0307
    DRIVER AND PASSENGER DOOR WINDOW REGULATOR REPAIRS. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0401
    IGNITION COIL OVERLAY HARNESS, INSTALLING. MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LIGHT (MIL) ON WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0300, P0301, P0302, P0303, OR P0304 STORED. *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: 0402
    MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LIGHT (MIL) ON WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P0300, P0301, P0302, P0303, OR P0304 STORED. IGNITION COIL OVERLAY HARNESS, INSTALLING. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0501
    MIL IS ON AND OR CATALYTIC CONVERTER IS RATTLING. *SC
    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: 2002419
    INTERMITTENT WINDSHIELD WIPER, WIPES ACROSS WINDSHIELD ONCE THEN STOPS. *KB
    Bulletin Number: A971861 2013504-
    This information bulletin contains instructions for checking the pins/terminals for contacts and nano contacts.
    Bulletin Number: Campaign Circula
    Emissions Service Action Circular (VR6 Engine Update ECM Software for Catalytic Converter Monitoring System): The ECM software for the catalytic converter monitoring system is too sensitive. This can cause the MIL to come on, and some v
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    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
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    Bulletin Number: Gasoline Engine
    Gasoline Engine Misfire Diagnosis document
    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
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    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: Quick Reference
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    Bulletin Number: Quick Reference
    Quick Reference Update Guide: This document informs of the corresponding software/hardware and disc availability to the customer concerns about a vehicle
    Bulletin Number: Reference - Refl
    Quick Reference Update Guide: This document informs of the corresponding software/hardware and disc availability to the customer concerns about a vehicle
    Bulletin Number: Ref. - Reflash U
    Quick Reference Update Guide of the vehicles expected upgraded software level. The latest corresponding technical bulletins that address the issues, and concerns that have been had with the vehicles.
    Bulletin Number: SM 33-2019
    The part number listed in the document is to be returned if it meets the criteria provided.
    Bulletin Number: SM 44-2017 EN
    This special notice is to inform dealers to return all part numbers listed in the document and order the superseded part numbers going forward.
    Bulletin Number: TT 00-16-02
    Reminder for dealers to reference the repair manual and replace all necessary fasteners (bolts, nuts) that cannot be re-used
    Bulletin Number: TT001703
    Tip for Scan tool concerns that may occur duing a test plan
    Bulletin Number: TT 20-09-06
    Tech Tips (TDI Engine - N75 Solenoid Valve Diagnosis): This document informs with graphical aid the testing of the N75 Solenoid Valve in the event of a turbocharger fault code such as P0299 or P0234. This applies to Mechanical Injection St
    Bulletin Number: TT 21-13-01
    Tech Tips (Equipped with Turbocharged Engine Turbocharger Replacement Tip): If mechanical damage is found to the turbocharger (e.g. damaged compression wheel, loose or broken shaft), it is not enough to just replace the turbocharger. Thi
    Bulletin Number: TT 91 19 01
    Alternative method for radio code retrieval.
    Bulletin Number: TT 97-12-02
    Data Link connector pin assignment chart that is applicable to all models. Update model year applicability.
    Bulletin Number: Update 02122016
    Quick Reference of vehicle concerns. Includes a list of Software versions and the technical bulletin numbers that referred to the concerns Updated
    Bulletin Number: V011503 2014815
    Discusses the issues associated with using contaiminated gasoline. There are recommendations to use top tier gasoline retailers
    Bulletin Number: V011602 2014815
    Technical tips on what to do if improper gasoline has been added to the vehicle.
    Bulletin Number: V171901-2012855
    Engine Oils Which Meet Volkswagen Oil Quality Standards
    Bulletin Number: V271901-2011894
    Battery Testing and Charging instruction. Updated to include model year 2019 applicability.
    2001 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA
    Bulletin Number: 0001
    THIS BULLETIN INVOLVES INSPECTING THE REAR BRAKE PADS DUE TO PREMATURE WORN. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0006
    SUBJECT REGARDING CHILD RESTRAINT LATCH GUIDANCE FIXTURES, COMPLIANCE WITH FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD 225. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0007
    SUBJECT REGARDING CHILD RESTRAINT LATCH GUIDANCE FIXTURE, INSTALLING AT PRE-DELIVERY INSPECTION (PDI). *TT
    Bulletin Number: 004
    ENGINE COOLANT TEMPERATURE (ECT) SENSOR. *TC
    Bulletin Number: 010103
    A CONDITION MAY EXIST WHERE DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES P1297 OR P1557 ARE STORED IN DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE MEMORY. MAY BE CAUSED BY INTAKE HOSES LEAKING DUE TO CLAMPS INCORRECTLY TORQUED OR IMPROPERLY PLACED, WORN / TORN INTAKE HOSES ETC.
    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: 0201
    REAR BRAKE PADS THAT APPEAR TO BE WORN PREMATURELY. *TT
    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
    IGNITION COIL OVERLAY HARNESS, INSTALLING. MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LIGHT (MIL) ON WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0300, P0301, P0302, P0303, OR P0304 STORED. *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: 0402
    ENGINE, FLUCTUATING IDLE OR IDLE SPEED TOO LOW. *MJ
    Bulletin Number: 0402
    MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LIGHT (MIL) ON WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P0300, P0301, P0302, P0303, OR P0304 STORED. IGNITION COIL OVERLAY HARNESS, INSTALLING. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0403
    ENGINE, FLUCTUATING IDLE OR IDLE SPEED TOO LOW. *MJ
    Bulletin Number: 0405
    HYBRID OIL PAN, INSTALLING. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0409
    EVALUATING FUEL MIXTURE DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES- HOW TO PERFORM EFFECTIVE DIAGNOSIS RELATED TO FUEL SYSTEM ADAPTATION - SYSTEM TOO RICH/TOO LEAN. VOLKSWAGEN. *MJ
    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: 0420
    MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LIGHT IS ON IN THE INSTRUMENT CLUSTER. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0501
    DOOR WINDOW, SEPARATES FROM WINDOW REGULATOR CLAMPS. *JB
    Bulletin Number: 0501
    MIL IS ON AND OR CATALYTIC CONVERTER IS RATTLING. *SC
    Bulletin Number: 05012007
    EMISSIONS RECALL CIRCULAR. REPROGRAMMING OF ENGINE CONTROL MODULE AND REPLACEMENT OF MALFUNCTIONING OXYGEN SENSOR. *KB
    Bulletin Number: 0502
    DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P1603 (18011) STORED IN DTC MEMORY. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0603
    DOOR WINDOWS, MAY SEPERATE FROM WINDOW REGULATOR CLAMPS. *KB
    Bulletin Number: 11292005
    ENGINE PRE-HEATER INSTALLATION. CALIX. *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: 1214156
    SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.
    Bulletin Number: 2002419
    INTERMITTENT WINDSHIELD WIPER, WIPES ACROSS WINDSHIELD ONCE THEN STOPS. *KB
    Bulletin Number: 2010464
    MIL IS ON AND/OR CATALYTIC CONVERTER IS RATTLING. *KB
    Bulletin Number: 260101
    A CONDITION MAY EXIST WHERE THE POWER SURGE ON THE SECONDARY AIR PUMP BLOWS 40 AMP. FUSE. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 370102
    SUBJECT REGARDING WHINING NOISE FROM AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION FROM APPROX. 37 TO 42 MPH. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 900101
    SUBJECT REGARDING MALFUNCTIONING INSTRUMENT CLUSTER. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 970101
    SUBJECT REGARDING COOLANT LEAKING FROM COOLANT RESERVOIR BOTTLE WIRING CONNECTOR CONTAMINATES THE WIRING HARNESS. *TT
    Bulletin Number: A971861 2013504-
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    Bulletin Number: Campaign Circula
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    Bulletin Number: Campaign Circula
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    Bulletin Number: Control Module R
    Quick Reference Update Guide: This document informs of the corresponding software/hardware and disc availability to the customer concerns about a vehicle
    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
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    Bulletin Number: Elsa Newsletter
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    Bulletin Number: Gasoline Engine
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    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
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    Quick Reference Update Guide: This document informs of the corresponding software/hardware and disc availability to the customer concerns about a vehicle
    Bulletin Number: Quick Reference
    Quick Reference of vehicle concerns. Includes a list of Software versions and the technical bulletin numbers that referred to the concerns Updated
    Bulletin Number: Reference Guide
    Transmission Control Module Updates: This document informs of the software, and technical bulletins that service corresponding cars and their Transmission Control Module complaint issues.
    Bulletin Number: Reference - Refl
    Quick Reference Update Guide: This document informs of the corresponding software/hardware and disc availability to the customer concerns about a vehicle
    Bulletin Number: Ref. - Reflash U
    Quick Reference Update Guide of the vehicles expected upgraded software level. The latest corresponding technical bulletins that address the issues, and concerns that have been had with the vehicles.
    Bulletin Number: SM 33-2019
    The part number listed in the document is to be returned if it meets the criteria provided.
    Bulletin Number: SM 44-2017 EN
    This special notice is to inform dealers to return all part numbers listed in the document and order the superseded part numbers going forward.
    Bulletin Number: TT 00-13-02
    Tech Tips (Technician Helpline Vehicle Check Sheets): When it becomes necessary to open a VW Technician Helpline VTA case while performing diagnosis for a diesel particulate filter, manual transmission repair, or turbocharger concern, it
    Bulletin Number: TT 00-13-04
    Tech Tips (All Models 2000-2014 - Part ordering): If a needed service part is on back order, upgrade the daily order to a red order and check the ?Car Down? box to escalate the order. This document informs how to contact VWGoA Parts Spec
    Bulletin Number: TT 00-14-03
    Tech Tips (SVM Update Instructions): This document informs when performing SVM updates, the scan tool should be hardwired to the vehicle and the Bluetooth physically turned off. A hard wired internet connection is also recommended.
    Bulletin Number: TT 00-16-02
    Reminder for dealers to reference the repair manual and replace all necessary fasteners (bolts, nuts) that cannot be re-used
    Bulletin Number: TT001703
    Tip for Scan tool concerns that may occur duing a test plan
    Bulletin Number: TT 10 12 01
    Engine replacement tip
    Bulletin Number: TT 20-09-06
    Tech Tips (TDI Engine - N75 Solenoid Valve Diagnosis): This document informs with graphical aid the testing of the N75 Solenoid Valve in the event of a turbocharger fault code such as P0299 or P0234. This applies to Mechanical Injection St
    Bulletin Number: TT 20-13-01
    Tech Tips (ECM Fault P1250 "Fuel Level Too Low" Will Not Clear): This document informs to clear static ECM fault P1250 "Fuel Level Too Low", add fuel to vehicle and complete a road test of at least 10 miles. Simply adding fuel without co
    Bulletin Number: TT 21-13-01
    Tech Tips (Equipped with Turbocharged Engine Turbocharger Replacement Tip): If mechanical damage is found to the turbocharger (e.g. damaged compression wheel, loose or broken shaft), it is not enough to just replace the turbocharger. Thi
    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 28-01-09
    Tech Tips (Equipped with ALH TDI Engine - Glow Plug Replacement Tip): This document informs that there are 2 suppliers for the TDI glow plugs-Bosch and Beru. When replacing the glow plugs make sure that you do not mix stock. The vehicle
    Bulletin Number: TT 32-14-01
    Tech Tips (Torque Converter/Flywheel/Flexplate installation): Incorrect torque converter or flywheel/flexplate installation can result in transmission damage. When installing an engine, flywheel or transmission, please follow the installat
    Bulletin Number: TT 37-06-06
    Tech Tips (Vehicles with 09G or 09A Transmission -- Replacing Transmission): This document informs If you replace one of these transmissions, check ETKA to see if you must also replace the Transmission Control Module (TCM) at the same ti
    Bulletin Number: TT 50-14-01
    Tech Tips (All vehicles-Tire dressing for vehicle detailing): The use of tire dressing gives your tires that shiny finish that completes the image of a clean (new) vehicle. This document informs that The use of non-water based products wil
    Bulletin Number: TT 55-13-01
    Tech Tips (Rear Lid Does Not Open After Handle Replacement): If the rear lid handle is replaced with part number 1J0 827 566L, the microswitch from the original handle must be transferred to the new handle. If original microswitch is not a
    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 87-09-03
    Tech Tips (Coolant fan control module J293 pinout): 1.8L and 2.0L (Except Engine Code BBW), Fan Module J293 Pinout Chart which informs of the terminal types, the inputs, and outputs, the signal purpose, and the signal type
    Bulletin Number: TT 87-10-05
    Tech Tips (Air Conditioning Does not Operate): This document informs of concerns of no or intermittent A/C operation where pressure diagnosis does not lead to a cause, be sure to check the N25 A/C clutch coil. The fan control module may se
    Bulletin Number: TT 91 19 01
    Alternative method for radio code retrieval.
    Bulletin Number: TT 97-12-02
    Data Link connector pin assignment chart that is applicable to all models. Update model year applicability.
    Bulletin Number: Update 02122016
    Quick Reference of vehicle concerns. Includes a list of Software versions and the technical bulletin numbers that referred to the concerns Updated
    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: V011408 2014815
    Technical Bulletin The use of contaminated gasoline, seasonal fuel changes (summer/winter fuel) or gasoline with a low content of deposit control additives may result in one or more of the following conditions: -Excessive accumulation of
    Bulletin Number: V011503 2014815
    Discusses the issues associated with using contaiminated gasoline. There are recommendations to use top tier gasoline retailers
    Bulletin Number: V011602 2014815
    Technical tips on what to do if improper gasoline has been added to the vehicle.
    Bulletin Number: V171302 2017813
    Technical Bulletin (Oil Consumption Measurement): Customer states oil consumption is higher than the Volkswagen oil consumption standard of up to 0.5 quarts per 600 miles, or 0.5 liters per 1000 km. In order to provide effective lubrica
    Bulletin Number: V171303 2017813
    Technical Bulletin (Oil Consumption Measurement): Customers have stated oil consumption is higher than the Volkswagen oil consumption standard of up to 0.5 quarts per 600 miles, or 0.5 liters per 1000 km. This document informs how to test
    Bulletin Number: V171303 2017813
    Technical Bulletin (Oil Consumption Measurement): Customers have stated oil consumption is higher than the Volkswagen oil consumption standard of up to 0.5 quarts per 600 miles, or 0.5 liters per 1000 km. This document informs how to test
    Bulletin Number: V171403 2017813
    Technical Bulletin (Oil Consumption Measurement): Customer states oil consumption is higher than the Volkswagen oil consumption standard of up to 0.5 quarts per 600 miles, or 0.5 liters per 1000 km. In order to provide effective lubricati
    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: V171901-2012855
    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: V271901-2011894
    Battery Testing and Charging instruction. Updated to include model year 2019 applicability.
    Bulletin Number: V501205 2014370
    Technical Bulletin (Paint Finish, Reducing Swirl Marks and Fine Scratches): New vehicles (prior to Retail Delivery) with swirl marks and or fine scratches from polishing or cleaning. This document informs of how the Finish can be signifi
    Bulletin Number: V501501 2011761
    Technical Bulletin Corrosion, Front Fenders, at Upper Wheel Opening (U.S. Only) ): Document discusses diagnosis, and potential remedy of issue. The diagnosis codes for checking warranty coverage for servicing the vehicle are also available
    Bulletin Number: V501601 2011761
    Information on areas Surface corrosion or corrosion perforation can occur on various locations around the front wheel arch. Also gives examples of how to calculate cost to repair or replace
    Bulletin Number: V501602 2011761
    Document refers to Surface corrosion or corrosion perforation that can occur on various locations around the front wheel arch. It gives examples on where to check for repair coverage from warranties, fixing possible issues, and how to docu
    Bulletin Number: V501604 2014370
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    Bulletin Number: V501606_2011761
    TO UPDATE CLAIM PROCESSING STATEMENT.
    Bulletin Number: V531501 2040536
    Technical Bulletin: Rear Quarter Panel Corrosion issues. This document discusses causes, fault codes for servicing, and example claim forms for the servicing of the vehicle
    Bulletin Number: V531502 2040536
    Technical Bulletin: Rear Quarter Panel Corrosion issues. This document has the Warranty documentation to inquire about coverage. It also has examples of instances calculating the services performed
    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: V551602 2038992
    Document discusses Electrolytic corrosion around the license plate lights (opening/contact surface, inside and outside) because of water ingress via the seal of the license plate lights. Examples of how the issue service can be documented,
    Bulletin Number: V551604-2038992
    To update claim processing statement.
    Bulletin Number: V551605-2038994
    To update Claim process statement.
    Bulletin Number: V571405 2038887
    Technical Bulletin (Corrosion on the Fold of the Front Inner Door): This document informs of the method to repair Corrosion under the door fold in the area of the extra seal and the Poly Vinyl Chloride (PVC) foil. This document discusses
    Bulletin Number: V571503 2038887
    Technical Bulletin (Corrosion on the Fold of the Front Inner Door): Corrosion under the door fold in the area of the extra seal and the Poly Vinyl Chloride (PVC) foil. This document contains information on how to diagnose, and service this
    Bulletin Number: V571605-2038887
    To update Claim processing statement.
    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: 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: V871301 2005566
    Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): An unpleasant odor is coming from Heating and Ventilation system. Odor mainly occurs after vehicle has been sitting (unused) at least 5 hours and within 20 to 60 seconds after vehicle is first st
    Bulletin Number: V871401 2005566
    Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): Unpleasant odor is coming from Heating and Ventilation system. Odor mainly occurs after vehicle has been sitting (unused) at least 5 hours and within 20 to 60 seconds after vehicle is first start
    Bulletin Number: V871402 2005566
    Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): Condensation, which is a normal condition in all A/C systems, can cause a musty odor. If the odor is noticeable in the vehicle when the engine is not turned on, the cause may be mold and mildew i
    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: V871508 2005566
    Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): Unpleasant odor is coming from Heating and Ventilation system. Odor mainly occurs after vehicle has been sitting (unused) at least 5 hours and within 20 to 60 seconds after vehicle is first start
    Bulletin Number: V871809-2005566
    To include an additional 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
    2001 VOLKSWAGEN NEW BEETLE
    Bulletin Number: 0001
    THIS BULLETIN INVOLVES INSPECTING THE REAR BRAKE PADS DUE TO PREMATURE WORN. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0006
    SUBJECT REGARDING CHILD RESTRAINT LATCH GUIDANCE FIXTURES, COMPLIANCE WITH FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD 225. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0007
    SUBJECT REGARDING CHILD RESTRAINT LATCH GUIDANCE FIXTURE, INSTALLING AT PRE-DELIVERY INSPECTION (PDI). *TT
    Bulletin Number: 010103
    A CONDITION MAY EXIST WHERE DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES P1297 OR P1557 ARE STORED IN DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE MEMORY. MAY BE CAUSED BY INTAKE HOSES LEAKING DUE TO CLAMPS INCORRECTLY TORQUED OR IMPROPERLY PLACED, WORN / TORN INTAKE HOSES ETC.
    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: 0204
    MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LIGHT ON WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES P0410, P0411, P1200, OR P1423 STORED. *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: 0409
    EVALUATING FUEL MIXTURE DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES- HOW TO PERFORM EFFECTIVE DIAGNOSIS RELATED TO FUEL SYSTEM ADAPTATION - SYSTEM TOO RICH/TOO LEAN. VOLKSWAGEN. *MJ
    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: 260101
    A CONDITION MAY EXIST WHERE THE POWER SURGE ON THE SECONDARY AIR PUMP BLOWS 40 AMP. FUSE. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 31703
    SAFETY RECALL - WT - NEW BEETLE BRAKE LIGHT SWITCH. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 900101
    SUBJECT REGARDING MALFUNCTIONING INSTRUMENT CLUSTER. *TT
    Bulletin Number: VLS0112
    SUBJECT REGARDING CHILD RESTRAINT INSTALLATION USING THE LATCH SYSTEM (LOWER ANCHORS AND TETHERS FOR CHILDREN). *TT
    Bulletin Number: WG
    REPLACEMENT OF THE IGNITION COILS. IT IS POSSIBLE THAT IF ONE OF THE VEHICLE'S IGNITION COIL FAILS, ROUGH IDLING OR REDUCED DRIVING POWER COULD OCCUR IN ADDITION TO ILLUMINATION OF THE MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP LIGHT. *TT *MJ
    2001 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT
    Bulletin Number: 004
    ENGINE COOLANT TEMPERATURE (ECT) SENSOR. *TC
    Bulletin Number: 0101
    SUBJECT REGARDING LATCH SYSTEM LOWER ANCHORS AND TETHERS FOR CHILDREN, INSTALLING / RETROFITTING. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0101
    CONCERNS WITH NOISE FROM HEADLINER COMING FROM FRONT OF SUNROOF AREA ON VEHICLES UP TO VIN 3B_1P284196. *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
    ENGINE, FLUCTUATING IDLE OR IDLE SPEED TOO LOW. *MJ
    Bulletin Number: 0402
    LOW ENGINE OIL PRESSURE LIGHT IS ON. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0403
    ENGINE, FLUCTUATING IDLE OR IDLE SPEED TOO LOW. *MJ
    Bulletin Number: 0409
    EVALUATING FUEL MIXTURE DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES- HOW TO PERFORM EFFECTIVE DIAGNOSIS RELATED TO FUEL SYSTEM ADAPTATION - SYSTEM TOO RICH/TOO LEAN. VOLKSWAGEN. *MJ
    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: 0502
    DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P1603 (18011) STORED IN DTC MEMORY. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0517
    ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM (ABS) CONTROL MODULE WARRANTY REPAIR PROCESS. *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: 2002419
    INTERMITTENT WINDSHIELD WIPER, WIPES ACROSS WINDSHIELD ONCE THEN STOPS. *KB
    Bulletin Number: 2013233
    ENGINE OIL PRESSURE TOO LOW, LIGHT IS ON, ENGINE FLUSH. *KB
    Bulletin Number: 2038981
    SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.
    Bulletin Number: 2038996
    SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.
    Bulletin Number: 2038999
    SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.
    Bulletin Number: 561 065 760 A as
    Assembly Instructions: Installation of original remote start feature accessory, Volkswagen Passat.
    Bulletin Number: 900101
    SUBJECT REGARDING MALFUNCTIONING INSTRUMENT CLUSTER. *TT
    Bulletin Number: A971861 2013504-
    This information bulletin contains instructions for checking the pins/terminals for contacts and nano contacts.
    Bulletin Number: Control Module R
    Quick Reference Update Guide: This document informs of the corresponding software/hardware and disc availability to the customer concerns about a vehicle
    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: Gasoline Engine
    Gasoline Engine Misfire Diagnosis document
    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: Quick Reference
    Quick Reference Update Guide: This document informs of the corresponding software/hardware and disc availability to the customer concerns about a vehicle
    Bulletin Number: Quick Reference
    Quick Reference of vehicle concerns. Includes a list of Software versions and the technical bulletin numbers that referred to the concerns Updated
    Bulletin Number: Reference - Refl
    Quick Reference Update Guide: This document informs of the corresponding software/hardware and disc availability to the customer concerns about a vehicle
    Bulletin Number: Ref. - Reflash U
    Quick Reference Update Guide of the vehicles expected upgraded software level. The latest corresponding technical bulletins that address the issues, and concerns that have been had with the vehicles.
    Bulletin Number: SM 33-2019
    The part number listed in the document is to be returned if it meets the criteria provided.
    Bulletin Number: SM 44-2017 EN
    This special notice is to inform dealers to return all part numbers listed in the document and order the superseded part numbers going forward.
    Bulletin Number: TT 00-13-02
    Tech Tips (Technician Helpline Vehicle Check Sheets): When it becomes necessary to open a VW Technician Helpline VTA case while performing diagnosis for a diesel particulate filter, manual transmission repair, or turbocharger concern, it
    Bulletin Number: TT 00-13-04
    Tech Tips (All Models 2000-2014 - Part ordering): If a needed service part is on back order, upgrade the daily order to a red order and check the ?Car Down? box to escalate the order. This document informs how to contact VWGoA Parts Spec
    Bulletin Number: TT 00-14-03
    Tech Tips (SVM Update Instructions): This document informs when performing SVM updates, the scan tool should be hardwired to the vehicle and the Bluetooth physically turned off. A hard wired internet connection is also recommended.
    Bulletin Number: TT 00-16-02
    Reminder for dealers to reference the repair manual and replace all necessary fasteners (bolts, nuts) that cannot be re-used
    Bulletin Number: TT001703
    Tip for Scan tool concerns that may occur duing a test plan
    Bulletin Number: TT 10 12 01
    Engine replacement tip
    Bulletin Number: TT 20-13-01
    Tech Tips (ECM Fault P1250 "Fuel Level Too Low" Will Not Clear): This document informs to clear static ECM fault P1250 "Fuel Level Too Low", add fuel to vehicle and complete a road test of at least 10 miles. Simply adding fuel without co
    Bulletin Number: TT 21-13-01
    Tech Tips (Equipped with Turbocharged Engine Turbocharger Replacement Tip): If mechanical damage is found to the turbocharger (e.g. damaged compression wheel, loose or broken shaft), it is not enough to just replace the turbocharger. Thi
    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 32-14-01
    Tech Tips (Torque Converter/Flywheel/Flexplate installation): Incorrect torque converter or flywheel/flexplate installation can result in transmission damage. When installing an engine, flywheel or transmission, please follow the installat
    Bulletin Number: TT 45-06-54
    Tech Tips (Bosch 5.3 ABS Control Module ? ABS Coding Tables): This document informs To code a Bosch 5.3 ABS control module, use Vehicle Self-diagnosis to enter the correct coding value from the tables in this document.
    Bulletin Number: TT45-06-54
    SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.
    Bulletin Number: TT 50-14-01
    Tech Tips (All vehicles-Tire dressing for vehicle detailing): The use of tire dressing gives your tires that shiny finish that completes the image of a clean (new) vehicle. This document informs that The use of non-water based products wil
    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 87-10-05
    Tech Tips (Air Conditioning Does not Operate): This document informs of concerns of no or intermittent A/C operation where pressure diagnosis does not lead to a cause, be sure to check the N25 A/C clutch coil. The fan control module may se
    Bulletin Number: TT 90-12-06
    SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.
    Bulletin Number: TT 90-12-06
    Tech Tips (Fuel Gauge Inoperative after Instrument Cluster Replacement with Fault 00771 ?Fuel level sensor -G-?): An inoperative fuel gauge after instrument cluster replacement with fault 00771 ?Fuel level sensor -G-? may be caused by ga
    Bulletin Number: TT 91 19 01
    Alternative method for radio code retrieval.
    Bulletin Number: TT 97-12-02
    Data Link connector pin assignment chart that is applicable to all models. Update model year applicability.
    Bulletin Number: Update 02122016
    Quick Reference of vehicle concerns. Includes a list of Software versions and the technical bulletin numbers that referred to the concerns Updated
    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: V011408 2014815
    Technical Bulletin The use of contaminated gasoline, seasonal fuel changes (summer/winter fuel) or gasoline with a low content of deposit control additives may result in one or more of the following conditions: -Excessive accumulation of
    Bulletin Number: V011503 2014815
    Discusses the issues associated with using contaiminated gasoline. There are recommendations to use top tier gasoline retailers
    Bulletin Number: V011602 2014815
    Technical tips on what to do if improper gasoline has been added to the vehicle.
    Bulletin Number: V171302 2017813
    Technical Bulletin (Oil Consumption Measurement): Customer states oil consumption is higher than the Volkswagen oil consumption standard of up to 0.5 quarts per 600 miles, or 0.5 liters per 1000 km. In order to provide effective lubrica
    Bulletin Number: V171303 2017813
    Technical Bulletin (Oil Consumption Measurement): Customers have stated oil consumption is higher than the Volkswagen oil consumption standard of up to 0.5 quarts per 600 miles, or 0.5 liters per 1000 km. This document informs how to test
    Bulletin Number: V171303 2017813
    Technical Bulletin (Oil Consumption Measurement): Customers have stated oil consumption is higher than the Volkswagen oil consumption standard of up to 0.5 quarts per 600 miles, or 0.5 liters per 1000 km. This document informs how to test
    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: V171901-2012855
    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: V271901-2011894
    Battery Testing and Charging instruction. Updated to include model year 2019 applicability.
    Bulletin Number: V501205 2014370
    Technical Bulletin (Paint Finish, Reducing Swirl Marks and Fine Scratches): New vehicles (prior to Retail Delivery) with swirl marks and or fine scratches from polishing or cleaning. This document informs of how the Finish can be signifi
    Bulletin Number: V501401 2038981
    Technical Bulletin (Front Fender - Corrosion on Wheel Arch): The wheel liner touches the arch area of the fender and rubs off the paint in the contact area. The corrosion is caused by dirt accumulations and movements of the wheel liner. T
    Bulletin Number: V501505_2038981
    TO UPDATE CLAIM PROCESSING STATEMENT.
    Bulletin Number: V501603 2038981
    Document discusses issues with The wheel liner touches the arch area of the fender and rubs off the paint in the contact area. The corrosion is caused by dirt accumulations and movements of the wheel liner. It discusses how to service the
    Bulletin Number: V501604 2014370
    Technical Bulletin about Paint Finish, Reducing Swirl Marks and Fine Scratches New vehicles (prior to Retail Delivery) with swirl marks and or fine scratches from polishing or cleaning. The document also have infromation about where to fi
    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: V551610-2038996
    To update claiming 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: V871301 2005566
    Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): An unpleasant odor is coming from Heating and Ventilation system. Odor mainly occurs after vehicle has been sitting (unused) at least 5 hours and within 20 to 60 seconds after vehicle is first st
    Bulletin Number: V871401 2005566
    Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): Unpleasant odor is coming from Heating and Ventilation system. Odor mainly occurs after vehicle has been sitting (unused) at least 5 hours and within 20 to 60 seconds after vehicle is first start
    Bulletin Number: V871402 2005566
    Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): Condensation, which is a normal condition in all A/C systems, can cause a musty odor. If the odor is noticeable in the vehicle when the engine is not turned on, the cause may be mold and mildew i
    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: V871508 2005566
    Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): Unpleasant odor is coming from Heating and Ventilation system. Odor mainly occurs after vehicle has been sitting (unused) at least 5 hours and within 20 to 60 seconds after vehicle is first start
    Bulletin Number: V871809-2005566
    To include an additional 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: WG
    REPLACEMENT OF THE IGNITION COILS. IT IS POSSIBLE THAT IF ONE OF THE VEHICLE'S IGNITION COIL FAILS, ROUGH IDLING OR REDUCED DRIVING POWER COULD OCCUR IN ADDITION TO ILLUMINATION OF THE MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP LIGHT. *TT *MJ
    2001 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: 2038981
    SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.
    Bulletin Number: 2038993
    SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.
    Bulletin Number: 2038999
    SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.
    Bulletin Number: A971861 2013504-
    This information bulletin contains instructions for checking the pins/terminals for contacts and nano contacts.
    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: Gasoline Engine
    Gasoline Engine Misfire Diagnosis document
    Bulletin Number: SM 33-2019
    The part number listed in the document is to be returned if it meets the criteria provided.
    Bulletin Number: SM 44-2017 EN
    This special notice is to inform dealers to return all part numbers listed in the document and order the superseded part numbers going forward.
    Bulletin Number: TT 00-16-02
    Reminder for dealers to reference the repair manual and replace all necessary fasteners (bolts, nuts) that cannot be re-used
    Bulletin Number: TT 91 19 01
    Alternative method for radio code retrieval.
    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: V171901-2012855
    Engine Oils Which Meet Volkswagen Oil Quality Standards
    Bulletin Number: V271901-2011894
    Battery Testing and Charging instruction. Updated to include model year 2019 applicability.
    Bulletin Number: V501401 2038981
    Technical Bulletin (Front Fender - Corrosion on Wheel Arch): The wheel liner touches the arch area of the fender and rubs off the paint in the contact area. The corrosion is caused by dirt accumulations and movements of the wheel liner. T
    Bulletin Number: V501505_2038981
    TO UPDATE CLAIM PROCESSING STATEMENT.
    Bulletin Number: V501603 2038981
    Document discusses issues with The wheel liner touches the arch area of the fender and rubs off the paint in the contact area. The corrosion is caused by dirt accumulations and movements of the wheel liner. It discusses how to service the
    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.
    2001 VOLKSWAGEN VOLKSWAGEN
    Bulletin Number: 0010
    ON ALL VEHICLES WITH 1.8L TURBO AND CRUISE CONTROL, A CONDITION MAY EXIST WHERE THE CRUISE CONTROL IS FOUND TO BE INOPERATIVE DURING THE PRE-DELIVERY INSPECTION. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0013
    DELIVERY SATISFACTION ENHANCEMENT PROGRAM, MANDATORY USE OF VWOA SUPPLIED DETAILING MATERIALS. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 013003
    IGNITION COIL FAILURE. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 013103
    IGNITION COIL MALFUNCTION. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0301
    AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION, SLIPS WHEN SHIFTING FROM 2ND TO 3RD GEAR. ALL MODELS WITH 2.8L VR6 AND AG4 AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 0302
    IGNITION COIL, MISFIRE DIAGNOSIS. MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP ON/FLASHING; ENGINE RUNNING ROUGH; LOSS OF POWER; DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES P0300 AND P0330, P0304, P0305, P0306, P0307, P0308 STORED. *TT
    Bulletin Number: 170102
    SUBJECT REGARDING ENGINE OIL LEAK AFTER CHANGING ENGINE OIL. MAY BE CAUSED BY CONTAMINATES ON THREADS OF OIL DRAIN PLUG OR OIL PAN (IF BOTH ARE NOT CLEANED PRIOR TO INSTALLING AND TIGHTENING THE OIL DRAIN PLUG TO THE PROPER TORQUE).

     

    Recalls for 2001 Volkswagen

    2001 VOLKSWAGEN BEETLE
    NHTSA Campaign ID:EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCH
    Manufacturer:VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA, INC
    Manufacture Dates:06/01/2002 - 11/30/2006
    Potential Units Affected:1002000

    Defect Description:

    ON CERTAIN PASSENGER, WAGON, AND CONVERTIBLE VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH OR WITHOUT CRUISE CONTROL, A BRAKE LIGHT SWITCH MAY MALFUNCTION IF IT WAS INSTALLED INCORRECTLY.

    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 APRIL 27, 2007, AND WILL BE CONDUCTED IN SEVERAL STAGGERED MAILINGS THROUGH SEPTEMBER 21, 2007. 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.
    2001 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.
    2001 VOLKSWAGEN CABRIO
    NHTSA Campaign ID:EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL
    Manufacturer:VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA,INC
    Manufacture Dates:09/01/1999 - 01/04/2001
    Potential Units Affected:332950

    Defect Description:

    CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES FAIL TO COMPLY WITH REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 225, "CHILD RESTRAINT ANCHORAGE SYSTEMS." CHILD SEAT ANCHORAGES INSTALLED IN THE VEHICLE'S REAR SEATS MUST BE IDENTIFIED BY MARKINGS, AND THEIR LOCATION AND USE BE DESCRIBED IN THE OWNER'S MANUAL.

    Consequence:

    THESE VEHICLES WERE NOT MARKED OR DESCRIBED AS REQUIRED BY THE STANDARD.

    Action:

    OWNERS WILL BE PROVIDED WITH A SUPPLEMENT FOR THE OWNER'S MANUAL AND ALSO ONE SET OF FOUR GUIDANCE FIXTURES INTENDED TO USE IN CONJUNCTION WITH CHILD SEATS EQUIPPED WITH RIGID OR SEMI-RIGID LOWER ANCHORAGE ATTACHMENTS. ALSO ENCLOSED WILL BE FOUR DECALS TOGETHER WITH INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS AND A TEMPLATE FOR ATTACHING THE DECALS TO THE LOWER SEAT BACKS. OWNER NOTIFICATION IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SEPTEMBER 15, 2002. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT VWOA AT 1-800-822-8987.
    2001 VOLKSWAGEN EUROVAN
    NHTSA Campaign ID:EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL
    Manufacturer:VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA,INC
    Manufacture Dates:08/01/2000 - 07/31/2001
    Potential Units Affected:2300

    Defect Description:

    ON CERTAIN MINIVANS EQUIPPED WITH CHILD RESTRAINT ANCHORAGES (TETHER ANCHORAGES) FOR USE IN CONJUNCTION WITH CHILD RESTRAINTS INSTALLED IN THE THREE REARMOST SEATING POSITIONS, THE "SAFETY FIRST" PORTION OF THE OWNER'S MANUAL DELIVERED WITH THESE VEHICLES INCORRECTLY INSTRUCTS OWNERS TO GUIDE THE TETHER STRAP UNDERNEATH THE SEAT'S HEAD RESTRAINT AND TO RAISE THE HEAD RESTRAINT SLIGHTLY, IF NECESSARY.

    Consequence:

    IF THE OWNER FOLLOWS THESE INSTRUCTIONS, THE HEAD RESTRAINT COULD ACCIDENTALLY SEPARATE FROM THE SEAT IN THE EVENT OF A CRASH AND CAUSE INJURY TO ANY CHILD OCCUPANT SEATED IN THE TETHERED CHILD SEAT.

    Action:

    OWNERS WILL BE SENT A NEW "SAFETY FIRST" BOOKLET THAT WILL CONTAIN CORRECTED USE INSTRUCTIONS. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN NOVEMBER 30, 2002. OWNERS WHO DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE BOOKLET WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT VWOA AT 1-800-822-8987.
    2001 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF
    NHTSA Campaign ID:SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK
    Manufacturer:VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA,INC
    Manufacture Dates:10/01/2000 - 09/30/2001
    Potential Units Affected:55000

    Defect Description:

    ON SOME PASSENGER VEHICLES, SHORT CIRCUITS CAN OCCUR WITHIN THE ELECTRONIC CONTROL UNIT OF THE ANTI-LOCK BRAKING SYSTEM (ABS).

    Consequence:

    THIS CAN RESULT IN A FIRE.

    Action:

    DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE ABS CONTROL UNIT. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN MARCH 8, 2002. 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.
    2001 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF
    NHTSA Campaign ID:EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HAZARD FLASHING WARNING LIGHTS:SWITCH
    Manufacturer:VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA, INC
    Manufacture Dates:06/01/1999 - 09/30/2001
    Potential Units Affected:410000

    Defect Description:

    ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE HAZARD SWITCH AND FLASHER SYSTEM FUNCTION MAY DEGRADE OVER TIME BECAUSE OF DISTORTION AND MATERIAL TRANSFER OF THE CONTACTS OF CERTAIN HAZARD SWITCH RELAYS WHICH OCCURS DUE TO SUBSTANTIALLY INCREASED ELECTRICAL CURRENT LOAD FROM HIGHER WATTAGE TURN SIGNAL BULBS.

    Consequence:

    THIS MAY RESULT IN INTERMITTENT OR INOPERATIVE TURN SIGNAL AND HAZARD FLASHER FUNCTION.

    Action:

    DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE HAZARD FLASHER SWITCH/RELAY KIT. THE RECALL BEGAN ON MARCH 31, 2005. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT VOLKSWAGEN AT 1-800-822-8987.
    2001 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF
    NHTSA Campaign ID:EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCH
    Manufacturer:VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA, INC
    Manufacture Dates:02/01/2000 - 07/31/2005
    Potential Units Affected:1002000

    Defect Description:

    ON CERTAIN PASSENGER, WAGON, AND CONVERTIBLE VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH OR WITHOUT CRUISE CONTROL, A BRAKE LIGHT SWITCH MAY MALFUNCTION IF IT WAS INSTALLED INCORRECTLY.

    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 APRIL 27, 2007, AND WILL BE CONDUCTED IN SEVERAL STAGGERED MAILINGS THROUGH SEPTEMBER 21, 2007. 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.
    2001 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF
    NHTSA Campaign ID:SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:UPPER ARM
    Manufacturer:VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA,INC
    Manufacture Dates:04/01/2000 - 08/31/2000
    Potential Units Affected:4218

    Defect Description:

    VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. ONE OF TWO BRACKETS USED TO BOLT THE FRONT SUSPENSION CONTROL ARM IN FRONT OF THE VEHICLE TO THE BODY STRUCTURE MAY NOT HAVE BEEN WELDED SUFFICIENTLY.

    Consequence:

    THE CONTROL ARM COULD GRADUALLY LOOSEN AND ULTIMATELY SEPARATE FROM ITS BRACKET IN NORMAL DRIVING WHICH COULD CAUSE THE VEHICLE TO BE DIFFICULT TO CONTROL OR RESULT IN LOSS OF CONTROL. AS THE BRACKET LOOSENS, LOUD METALLIC KNOCKING SOUNDS IN FROM THE VEHICLE WILL BE HEARD.

    Action:

    DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE BRACKET AND IF THE WELDING IS INSUFFICIENT, WILL REPLACE THE CONTROL ARM.
    2001 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF
    NHTSA Campaign ID:EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL
    Manufacturer:VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA,INC
    Manufacture Dates:09/01/1999 - 01/28/2001
    Potential Units Affected:332950

    Defect Description:

    CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES FAIL TO COMPLY WITH REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 225, "CHILD RESTRAINT ANCHORAGE SYSTEMS." CHILD SEAT ANCHORAGES INSTALLED IN THE VEHICLE'S REAR SEATS MUST BE IDENTIFIED BY MARKINGS, AND THEIR LOCATION AND USE BE DESCRIBED IN THE OWNER'S MANUAL.

    Consequence:

    THESE VEHICLES WERE NOT MARKED OR DESCRIBED AS REQUIRED BY THE STANDARD.

    Action:

    OWNERS WILL BE PROVIDED WITH A SUPPLEMENT FOR THE OWNER'S MANUAL AND ALSO ONE SET OF FOUR GUIDANCE FIXTURES INTENDED TO USE IN CONJUNCTION WITH CHILD SEATS EQUIPPED WITH RIGID OR SEMI-RIGID LOWER ANCHORAGE ATTACHMENTS. ALSO ENCLOSED WILL BE FOUR DECALS TOGETHER WITH INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS AND A TEMPLATE FOR ATTACHING THE DECALS TO THE LOWER SEAT BACKS. OWNER NOTIFICATION IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SEPTEMBER 15, 2002. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT VWOA AT 1-800-822-8987.
    2001 VOLKSWAGEN GTI
    NHTSA Campaign ID:EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HAZARD FLASHING WARNING LIGHTS:SWITCH
    Manufacturer:VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA, INC
    Manufacture Dates:06/01/1999 - 09/30/2001
    Potential Units Affected:410000

    Defect Description:

    ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE HAZARD SWITCH AND FLASHER SYSTEM FUNCTION MAY DEGRADE OVER TIME BECAUSE OF DISTORTION AND MATERIAL TRANSFER OF THE CONTACTS OF CERTAIN HAZARD SWITCH RELAYS WHICH OCCURS DUE TO SUBSTANTIALLY INCREASED ELECTRICAL CURRENT LOAD FROM HIGHER WATTAGE TURN SIGNAL BULBS.

    Consequence:

    THIS MAY RESULT IN INTERMITTENT OR INOPERATIVE TURN SIGNAL AND HAZARD FLASHER FUNCTION.

    Action:

    DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE HAZARD FLASHER SWITCH/RELAY KIT. THE RECALL BEGAN ON MARCH 31, 2005. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT VOLKSWAGEN AT 1-800-822-8987.
    2001 VOLKSWAGEN GTI
    NHTSA Campaign ID:EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCH
    Manufacturer:VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA, INC
    Manufacture Dates:02/01/2000 - 07/31/2005
    Potential Units Affected:1002000

    Defect Description:

    ON CERTAIN PASSENGER, WAGON, AND CONVERTIBLE VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH OR WITHOUT CRUISE CONTROL, A BRAKE LIGHT SWITCH MAY MALFUNCTION IF IT WAS INSTALLED INCORRECTLY.

    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 APRIL 27, 2007, AND WILL BE CONDUCTED IN SEVERAL STAGGERED MAILINGS THROUGH SEPTEMBER 21, 2007. 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.
    2001 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA
    NHTSA Campaign ID:EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL
    Manufacturer:VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA,INC
    Manufacture Dates:09/01/1999 - 01/04/2001
    Potential Units Affected:332950

    Defect Description:

    CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES FAIL TO COMPLY WITH REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 225, "CHILD RESTRAINT ANCHORAGE SYSTEMS." CHILD SEAT ANCHORAGES INSTALLED IN THE VEHICLE'S REAR SEATS MUST BE IDENTIFIED BY MARKINGS, AND THEIR LOCATION AND USE BE DESCRIBED IN THE OWNER'S MANUAL.

    Consequence:

    THESE VEHICLES WERE NOT MARKED OR DESCRIBED AS REQUIRED BY THE STANDARD.

    Action:

    OWNERS WILL BE PROVIDED WITH A SUPPLEMENT FOR THE OWNER'S MANUAL AND ALSO ONE SET OF FOUR GUIDANCE FIXTURES INTENDED TO USE IN CONJUNCTION WITH CHILD SEATS EQUIPPED WITH RIGID OR SEMI-RIGID LOWER ANCHORAGE ATTACHMENTS. ALSO ENCLOSED WILL BE FOUR DECALS TOGETHER WITH INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS AND A TEMPLATE FOR ATTACHING THE DECALS TO THE LOWER SEAT BACKS. OWNER NOTIFICATION IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SEPTEMBER 15, 2002. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT VWOA AT 1-800-822-8987.
    2001 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA
    NHTSA Campaign ID:SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK
    Manufacturer:VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA,INC
    Manufacture Dates:10/01/2000 - 09/30/2001
    Potential Units Affected:55000

    Defect Description:

    ON SOME PASSENGER VEHICLES, SHORT CIRCUITS CAN OCCUR WITHIN THE ELECTRONIC CONTROL UNIT OF THE ANTI-LOCK BRAKING SYSTEM (ABS).

    Consequence:

    THIS CAN RESULT IN A FIRE.

    Action:

    DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE ABS CONTROL UNIT. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN MARCH 8, 2002. 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.
    2001 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA
    NHTSA Campaign ID:EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HAZARD FLASHING WARNING LIGHTS:SWITCH
    Manufacturer:VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA, INC
    Manufacture Dates:06/01/1999 - 09/30/2001
    Potential Units Affected:410000

    Defect Description:

    ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE HAZARD SWITCH AND FLASHER SYSTEM FUNCTION MAY DEGRADE OVER TIME BECAUSE OF DISTORTION AND MATERIAL TRANSFER OF THE CONTACTS OF CERTAIN HAZARD SWITCH RELAYS WHICH OCCURS DUE TO SUBSTANTIALLY INCREASED ELECTRICAL CURRENT LOAD FROM HIGHER WATTAGE TURN SIGNAL BULBS.

    Consequence:

    THIS MAY RESULT IN INTERMITTENT OR INOPERATIVE TURN SIGNAL AND HAZARD FLASHER FUNCTION.

    Action:

    DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE HAZARD FLASHER SWITCH/RELAY KIT. THE RECALL BEGAN ON MARCH 31, 2005. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT VOLKSWAGEN AT 1-800-822-8987.
    2001 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA
    NHTSA Campaign ID:EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCH
    Manufacturer:VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA, INC
    Manufacture Dates:05/01/1998 - 11/30/2001
    Potential Units Affected:377130

    Defect Description:

    ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, A BRAKE LIGHT SWITCH ON THESE VEHICLES MAY MALFUNCTION.

    Consequence:

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

    Action:

    THIS RECALL HAS BEEN SUPERCEDED BY 06V-183. OWNERS WHO HAVE HAD A REMEDY PERFORMED UNDER THIS RECALL SHOULD RETURN TO THEIR DEALER FOR THE REDESIGNED REMEDY. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT VOLKSWAGEN AT 1-800-822-8987.
    2001 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA
    NHTSA Campaign ID:EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCH
    Manufacturer:VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA, INC
    Manufacture Dates:10/01/2000 - 11/30/2004
    Potential Units Affected:1002000

    Defect Description:

    ON CERTAIN PASSENGER, WAGON, AND CONVERTIBLE VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH OR WITHOUT CRUISE CONTROL, A BRAKE LIGHT SWITCH MAY MALFUNCTION IF IT WAS INSTALLED INCORRECTLY.

    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 APRIL 27, 2007, AND WILL BE CONDUCTED IN SEVERAL STAGGERED MAILINGS THROUGH SEPTEMBER 21, 2007. 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.
    2001 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA
    NHTSA Campaign ID:EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCH
    Manufacturer:VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA, INC
    Manufacture Dates:05/01/1998 - 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.
    2001 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.
    2001 VOLKSWAGEN NEW BEETLE
    NHTSA Campaign ID:EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL
    Manufacturer:VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA,INC
    Manufacture Dates:09/01/1999 - 01/04/2001
    Potential Units Affected:332950

    Defect Description:

    CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES FAIL TO COMPLY WITH REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 225, "CHILD RESTRAINT ANCHORAGE SYSTEMS." CHILD SEAT ANCHORAGES INSTALLED IN THE VEHICLE'S REAR SEATS MUST BE IDENTIFIED BY MARKINGS, AND THEIR LOCATION AND USE BE DESCRIBED IN THE OWNER'S MANUAL.

    Consequence:

    THESE VEHICLES WERE NOT MARKED OR DESCRIBED AS REQUIRED BY THE STANDARD.

    Action:

    OWNERS WILL BE PROVIDED WITH A SUPPLEMENT FOR THE OWNER'S MANUAL AND ALSO ONE SET OF FOUR GUIDANCE FIXTURES INTENDED TO USE IN CONJUNCTION WITH CHILD SEATS EQUIPPED WITH RIGID OR SEMI-RIGID LOWER ANCHORAGE ATTACHMENTS. ALSO ENCLOSED WILL BE FOUR DECALS TOGETHER WITH INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS AND A TEMPLATE FOR ATTACHING THE DECALS TO THE LOWER SEAT BACKS. OWNER NOTIFICATION IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SEPTEMBER 15, 2002. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT VWOA AT 1-800-822-8987.
    2001 VOLKSWAGEN NEW BEETLE
    NHTSA Campaign ID:SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK
    Manufacturer:VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA,INC
    Manufacture Dates:10/01/2000 - 09/30/2001
    Potential Units Affected:55000

    Defect Description:

    ON SOME PASSENGER VEHICLES, SHORT CIRCUITS CAN OCCUR WITHIN THE ELECTRONIC CONTROL UNIT OF THE ANTI-LOCK BRAKING SYSTEM (ABS).

    Consequence:

    THIS CAN RESULT IN A FIRE.

    Action:

    DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE ABS CONTROL UNIT. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN MARCH 8, 2002. 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.
    2001 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.
    2001 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT
    NHTSA Campaign ID:FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
    Manufacturer:VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA,INC
    Manufacture Dates:09/01/1999 - 12/29/2000
    Potential Units Affected:70000

    Defect Description:

    VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. SULFUR IN FUEL INTERACTS WITH CERTAIN ADDITIVES FOUND IN WIDELY AVAILABLE GASOLINE CAUSING SULFUR TO BECOME DEPOSITED ON THE CONTACT POINTS OF THREE FUEL SENDING UNITS MOUNTED INSIDE THE FUEL TANK. THIS COULD CAUSE THE FUEL GAUGE TO READ FULL WHILE THE FUEL TANK MAY NOT IN FACT BE FULL OR COULD BE EMPTY.

    Consequence:

    RUNNING OUT OF FUEL WITHOUT WARNING WHILE THE FUEL GAUGE INDICATES THAT THERE IS SUFFICIENT FUEL IN THE TANK LEAD TO SAFETY PROBLEMS.

    Action:

    DEALERS WILL REMOVE THE EXISTING FUEL LEVEL SENDING UNITS AND REPLACE THEM WITH FUEL LEVEL SENDING UNITS USING A NEW ALLOY COMPOSED OF GOLD, SILVER, AND A SMALL AMOUNT OF NICKEL, WHICH WILL NOT CHEMICALLY REACT WITH SULFUR. VW/AUDI WILL ALSO CALL BACK VEHICLES THAT WERE REPAIRED UNDER A PREVIOUS RECALL LAST JUNE IN ORDER TO INSTALL THE UPDATED FUEL SENDING UNITS NHTSA 00V137/AUDI LB). OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN MAY 1, 2001. 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 AUDI AT 1-866-892-2834.
    2001 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT
    NHTSA Campaign ID:FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY
    Manufacturer:VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA, INC
    Manufacture Dates:06/01/1999 - 05/31/2005
    Potential Units Affected:412000

    Defect Description:

    VOLKSWAGEN IS RECALLING 412,000 MY 1999-2005 PASSAT (5TH GENERATION) VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSIONS AND PRODUCED AFTER JUNE 14, 1999. THESE VEHICLES MAY HAVE AN UNDERBODY HEAT SHIELD THAT CAN BECOME DAMAGED. IN ADDITION, AFFECTED VEHICLES WITH AUTOMATIC OR MANUAL TRANSMISSIONS MAY HAVE A FUEL LINE (1.8T ENGINES ONLY) OR FUEL TANK VENTILATION VALVE (4MOTION/ALL WHEEL DRIVE ONLY) THAT CAN LEAK DUE TO FRACTURE.

    Consequence:

    A HEAT SHIELD THAT MAY CONTACT THE EXHAUST SYSTEM CAN RESULT IN A VEHICLE FIRE. IN ADDITION, A FUEL LEAK FROM A FUEL LINE OR FUEL TANK VENTILATION VALVE, IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE, CAN LEAD TO A VEHICLE FIRE.

    Action:

    DEALERS WILL INSTALL ADDITIONAL UNDERBODY HEAT SHIELDS ON VEHICLES WITH AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSIONS TO COVER THE POSSIBLY DAMAGED AREAS AND FLASH ALL 1.8T ENGINES WITH A PRECAUTIONARY SOFTWARE UPDATE. DEALERS WILL ALSO INSPECT AND ADJUST THE FUEL LINE ROUTING ON 1.8T VEHICLES AND THE FUEL TANK VENTILATION VALVE ON 4MOTION/ALL WHEEL DRIVE VEHICLES, AND REPLACE COMPONENTS IF NECESSARY FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JUNE 13, 2008. OWNERS MAY CONTACT VOLKSWAGEN AT 1-800-822-8987.

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