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Crash Test Data for 2019 Volkswagen

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Service Bulletins for 2019 Volkswagen

2019 VOLKSWAGEN ARTEON
Bulletin Number: 20180703
Additional Maintenance Items Section: Changed model information for 40k and 80k sparkplug intervals. Removed 60k sparkplug interval.
Bulletin Number: 2019 Arteon-2018
Oil Service Reminder Reset Instructions
Bulletin Number: TT 57 18 02
Remote Ket battery diagnostics. Updated to change incorrect repair manual group number (from TT581801 to TT571802)
Bulletin Number: V011812-2014603
Update content and include additional models and model year applicability.
Bulletin Number: V171802-2037201
Update to include additional model and model year applicability.
Bulletin Number: V171803-2037201
Technicians may find during PDI that the oil level is below the full mark, but still within the hash marks on the engine oil dip stick.
Bulletin Number: V661803_2027119
Updated to include additional model and model year applicability.
2019 VOLKSWAGEN ATLAS
Bulletin Number: 20180703
Additional Maintenance Items Section: Changed model information for 40k and 80k sparkplug intervals. Removed 60k sparkplug interval.
Bulletin Number: 2019 Atlas-20180
Oil Service Reminder Rest Instructions
Bulletin Number: A971861 2013504-
This information bulletin contains instructions for checking the pins/terminals for contacts and nano contacts.
Bulletin Number: Part accessories
Atlas side step installation instructions
Bulletin Number: Quick Tip V 1-0
Remote start with extended range quick tip
Bulletin Number: SM 178-2018
Part number listed is to be returned only if they meet the criteria provided
Bulletin Number: TT 00 18 02
DTC Status Bit Definitions.
Bulletin Number: TT 10 12 01
Engine replacement tip
Bulletin Number: TT 17 19 01
Description of Dye in engine oil
Bulletin Number: TT 27 18 01
Update to model year applicability and Battery testing information.
Bulletin Number: TT 27 18 02
Battery replacement type information.
Bulletin Number: TT 27 18 08
Information for additional diagnosis should the Driver Assistance Systems Front Camera not calibrate, complete calibration or set a limit exceeded fault.
Bulletin Number: TT 27 18 09
Battery Adaptation.
Bulletin Number: TT 55 19 01
Latch diagnosis for tailgate (rear hatch) operation.
Bulletin Number: TT 57 18 02
Remote Ket battery diagnostics. Updated to change incorrect repair manual group number (from TT581801 to TT571802)
Bulletin Number: TT 58 18 01
Key Battery Diagnostic Process
Bulletin Number: TT 91 18 07
Navigation SD card information.
Bulletin Number: TT 91 18 08
Infotainment issues
Bulletin Number: TT 91 18 08 2018
Metadata correction, Infotainment issues
Bulletin Number: TT 91 18 09
MIB2 system Identification tip
Bulletin Number: TT 91 18 11
Voice Command button operation.
Bulletin Number: TT 91 18 12
CarPlay funcitonality issue.
Bulletin Number: TT 91 18 16
Antenna Connection Color Reference.
Bulletin Number: TT 96 12 03
Loss of 15 power defeat process.
Bulletin Number: TT 96 14 05
Indication of alternative use of scan tool to facilitate Immobilizer adapation after key replacement.
Bulletin Number: TT 96 14 05
Update for 2019 model applicability. Update for reader coil sensitivity during test plan.
Bulletin Number: TT 96 18 02
Switch design change clarification
Bulletin Number: V011812-2014603
Update content and include additional models and model year applicability.
Bulletin Number: V171802-2037201
Update to include additional model and model year applicability.
Bulletin Number: V171803-2037201
Technicians may find during PDI that the oil level is below the full mark, but still within the hash marks on the engine oil dip stick.
Bulletin Number: V401801-2053205
Diagnosis and correction for front suspension strut noise.
Bulletin Number: V661803_2027119
Updated to include additional model and model year applicability.
Bulletin Number: V871809-2005566
To include an additional model year applicability.
Bulletin Number: VIN-4-A-PIN-2018
Customer states park distance control too sensitive
Bulletin Number: VIN-4-A-PIN-2019
Customer states there is an engine oil leak
Bulletin Number: VIN-4-A-PIN-2019
Customer states noise from front suspension while driving
2019 VOLKSWAGEN BEETLE
Bulletin Number: 20180703
Additional Maintenance Items Section: Changed model information for 40k and 80k sparkplug intervals. Removed 60k sparkplug interval.
Bulletin Number: 2019 Beetle-2018
Oil Service Reminder Rest Instructions
Bulletin Number: TT 10 12 01
Engine replacement tip
Bulletin Number: TT 34 18 01
Updated transmission filling direction
Bulletin Number: TT 57 18 02
Remote Ket battery diagnostics. Updated to change incorrect repair manual group number (from TT581801 to TT571802)
Bulletin Number: TT 91 18 16
Antenna Connection Color Reference.
Bulletin Number: V011816-2053446
Scan tool "calculated load" reading displays unusual values.
Bulletin Number: V171803-2037201
Technicians may find during PDI that the oil level is below the full mark, but still within the hash marks on the engine oil dip stick.
Bulletin Number: V661803_2027119
Updated to include additional model and model year applicability.
Bulletin Number: V871809-2005566
To include an additional model year applicability.
2019 VOLKSWAGEN EGOLF
Bulletin Number: TT 27 18 01
Update to model year applicability and Battery testing information.
Bulletin Number: TT 57 18 02
Remote Ket battery diagnostics. Updated to change incorrect repair manual group number (from TT581801 to TT571802)
Bulletin Number: TT 91 18 16
Antenna Connection Color Reference.
Bulletin Number: TT 96 14 05
Update for 2019 model applicability. Update for reader coil sensitivity during test plan.
Bulletin Number: V011812-2014603
Update content and include additional models and model year applicability.
Bulletin Number: V661803_2027119
Updated to include additional model and model year applicability.
Bulletin Number: V871809-2005566
To include an additional model year applicability.
2019 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF
Bulletin Number: 20180703
Additional Maintenance Items Section: Changed model information for 40k and 80k sparkplug intervals. Removed 60k sparkplug interval.
Bulletin Number: 2019 Golf-GTI-Sp
Oil Service Reminder Rest Instructions
Bulletin Number: SM 126-2018
Part numbers listed are to be returned if they meet the criteria provided in the document.
Bulletin Number: SM 188-2018
The part numbers listed in the document are to be returned and only the superseded part numbers going forward are to be ordered.
Bulletin Number: TT 00 18 02
DTC Status Bit Definitions.
Bulletin Number: TT 10 12 01
Engine replacement tip
Bulletin Number: TT 27 18 01
Update to model year applicability and Battery testing information.
Bulletin Number: TT 27 18 02
Battery replacement type information.
Bulletin Number: TT 34 18 01
Updated transmission filling direction
Bulletin Number: TT 57 18 02
Remote Ket battery diagnostics. Updated to change incorrect repair manual group number (from TT581801 to TT571802)
Bulletin Number: TT 91 18 12
CarPlay funcitonality issue.
Bulletin Number: TT 91 18 16
Antenna Connection Color Reference.
Bulletin Number: TT 96 14 05
Indication of alternative use of scan tool to facilitate Immobilizer adapation after key replacement.
Bulletin Number: V011812-2014603
Update content and include additional models and model year applicability.
Bulletin Number: V171803-2037201
Technicians may find during PDI that the oil level is below the full mark, but still within the hash marks on the engine oil dip stick.
Bulletin Number: V661803_2027119
Updated to include additional model and model year applicability.
Bulletin Number: V871809-2005566
To include an additional model year applicability.
2019 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF R
Bulletin Number: 20180703
Additional Maintenance Items Section: Changed model information for 40k and 80k sparkplug intervals. Removed 60k sparkplug interval.
Bulletin Number: 2019 Golf R-2018
Oil Service Reminder Rest Instructions
Bulletin Number: TT 00 18 02
DTC Status Bit Definitions.
Bulletin Number: TT 27 18 01
Update to model year applicability and Battery testing information.
Bulletin Number: TT 27 18 02
Battery replacement type information.
Bulletin Number: TT 34 18 01
Updated transmission filling direction
Bulletin Number: TT 57 18 02
Remote Ket battery diagnostics. Updated to change incorrect repair manual group number (from TT581801 to TT571802)
Bulletin Number: TT 91 18 12
CarPlay funcitonality issue.
Bulletin Number: TT 96 14 05
Indication of alternative use of scan tool to facilitate Immobilizer adapation after key replacement.
Bulletin Number: TT 96 14 05
Update for 2019 model applicability. Update for reader coil sensitivity during test plan.
2019 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF SPORTWAGEN
Bulletin Number: 20180703
Additional Maintenance Items Section: Changed model information for 40k and 80k sparkplug intervals. Removed 60k sparkplug interval.
Bulletin Number: 2019 Golf-GTI-Sp
Oil Service Reminder Rest Instructions
Bulletin Number: TT 27 18 01
Update to model year applicability and Battery testing information.
Bulletin Number: TT 27 18 02
Battery replacement type information.
Bulletin Number: TT 34 18 01
Updated transmission filling direction
Bulletin Number: TT 57 18 02
Remote Ket battery diagnostics. Updated to change incorrect repair manual group number (from TT581801 to TT571802)
Bulletin Number: TT 91 18 12
CarPlay funcitonality issue.
Bulletin Number: TT 91 18 16
Antenna Connection Color Reference.
Bulletin Number: TT 96 14 05
Update for 2019 model applicability. Update for reader coil sensitivity during test plan.
Bulletin Number: TT 96 14 05
Indication of alternative use of scan tool to facilitate Immobilizer adapation after key replacement.
Bulletin Number: V011812-2014603
Update content and include additional models and model year applicability.
Bulletin Number: V171802-2037201
Update to include additional model and model year applicability.
Bulletin Number: V171803-2037201
Technicians may find during PDI that the oil level is below the full mark, but still within the hash marks on the engine oil dip stick.
2019 VOLKSWAGEN GTI
Bulletin Number: 20180703
Additional Maintenance Items Section: Changed model information for 40k and 80k sparkplug intervals. Removed 60k sparkplug interval.
Bulletin Number: 2019 Golf-GTI-Sp
Oil Service Reminder Rest Instructions
Bulletin Number: TT 00 18 02
DTC Status Bit Definitions.
Bulletin Number: TT 27 18 01
Update to model year applicability and Battery testing information.
Bulletin Number: TT 27 18 02
Battery replacement type information.
Bulletin Number: TT 34 18 01
Updated transmission filling direction
Bulletin Number: TT 57 18 02
Remote Ket battery diagnostics. Updated to change incorrect repair manual group number (from TT581801 to TT571802)
Bulletin Number: TT 91 18 12
CarPlay funcitonality issue.
Bulletin Number: TT 91 18 16
Antenna Connection Color Reference.
Bulletin Number: TT 96 14 05
Update for 2019 model applicability. Update for reader coil sensitivity during test plan.
Bulletin Number: TT 96 14 05
Indication of alternative use of scan tool to facilitate Immobilizer adapation after key replacement.
Bulletin Number: V011812-2014603
Update content and include additional models and model year applicability.
Bulletin Number: V171802-2037201
Update to include additional model and model year applicability.
Bulletin Number: V171803-2037201
Technicians may find during PDI that the oil level is below the full mark, but still within the hash marks on the engine oil dip stick.
Bulletin Number: VIN 4 A PIN-2018
Water leaks from the sunroof/overhead light console area, Park distance to sensitive to control, coolant leak at the coolant pump, Yellow oil warning light on with any of the following faults P0196 P0198 B104129 B104135, Side mirror glass c
Bulletin Number: VIN-4-A-PIN-2018
Water leaks from the sunroof/overhead light console area, Park distance to sensitive to control, coolant leak at the coolant pump, Yellow oil warning light on with any of the following faults P0196 P0198 B104129 B104135, Side mirror glass c
2019 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA
Bulletin Number: 20180703
Additional Maintenance Items Section: Changed model information for 40k and 80k sparkplug intervals. Removed 60k sparkplug interval.
Bulletin Number: 20180911
Remote start installation instructions
Bulletin Number: 2019 Jetta 1-4L-
1.4L DGXA Engine: 1. Changed oil to: VW 508 00* Use synthetic oil SAE 0W-20 2. Changed drain plug gasket part number to: N 908 132 02 Misc. Section: Added several batteries and removed Part Number: 5K0 915 105
Bulletin Number: 51G4 20190109
UPDATE - Seam Sealer Application (NVLW)_REVISED
Bulletin Number: A971861 2013504-
This information bulletin contains instructions for checking the pins/terminals for contacts and nano contacts.
Bulletin Number: Dealer Letter- 5
UPDATE - Seam Sealer Application (NVLW)_Bulletin Revised
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: Quick Tip V 1-0
Remote start with extended range quick tip
Bulletin Number: SM 08-2018 VWMEX
The part number listed is to be returned and only the successor part number to be ordered.
Bulletin Number: TT 00 18 02
DTC Status Bit Definitions.
Bulletin Number: TT 10 12 01
Engine replacement tip
Bulletin Number: TT 21 18 01
Incorrect removal of Turbocharger oil feed line may cause engine damage
Bulletin Number: TT 27 18 01
Update to model year applicability and Battery testing information.
Bulletin Number: TT 27 18 02
Battery replacement type information.
Bulletin Number: TT 27 18 07
Direction to complete update of J428 upon replacement.
Bulletin Number: TT 27 18 08
Information for additional diagnosis should the Driver Assistance Systems Front Camera not calibrate, complete calibration or set a limit exceeded fault.
Bulletin Number: TT 32 18 01
Transmission noise description and clarification.
Bulletin Number: TT 34 18 01
Updated transmission filling direction
Bulletin Number: TT 46 18 01
Brake pad installation location.
Bulletin Number: TT 57 18 02
Remote Ket battery diagnostics. Updated to change incorrect repair manual group number (from TT581801 to TT571802)
Bulletin Number: TT 58 18 01
Key Battery Diagnostic Process
Bulletin Number: TT 66 18 02
PR code passenger side rear mirror operation
Bulletin Number: TT 91 18 07
Navigation SD card information.
Bulletin Number: TT 91 18 08
Infotainment issues
Bulletin Number: TT 91 18 08 2018
Metadata correction, Infotainment issues
Bulletin Number: TT 91 18 09
MIB2 system Identification tip
Bulletin Number: TT 91 18 11
Voice Command button operation.
Bulletin Number: TT 91 18 12
CarPlay funcitonality issue.
Bulletin Number: TT 91 18 16
Antenna Connection Color Reference.
Bulletin Number: TT 96 12 03
Loss of 15 power defeat process.
Bulletin Number: TT 96 14 05
Update for 2019 model applicability. Update for reader coil sensitivity during test plan.
Bulletin Number: TT 96 14 05
Indication of alternative use of scan tool to facilitate Immobilizer adapation after key replacement.
Bulletin Number: TT 96 19 01
Blind spot warning diagnosis.
Bulletin Number: V011812-2014603
Update content and include additional models and model year applicability.
Bulletin Number: V171802-2037201
Update to include additional model and model year applicability.
Bulletin Number: V171803-2037201
Technicians may find during PDI that the oil level is below the full mark, but still within the hash marks on the engine oil dip stick.
Bulletin Number: V501804_2052766
Water Leak service repair.
Bulletin Number: V661803_2027119
Updated to include additional model and model year applicability.
Bulletin Number: V871809-2005566
To include an additional model year applicability.
Bulletin Number: VIN 4 A PIN-2018
Water leaks from the sunroof/overhead light console area, Park distance to sensitive to control, coolant leak at the coolant pump, Yellow oil warning light on with any of the following faults P0196 P0198 B104129 B104135, Side mirror glass c
Bulletin Number: VIN-4-A-PIN-2018
Water leaks from the sunroof/overhead light console area, Park distance to sensitive to control, coolant leak at the coolant pump, Yellow oil warning light on with any of the following faults P0196 P0198 B104129 B104135, Side mirror glass c
Bulletin Number: VIN-4-A-PIN-2018
Customer states park distance control too sensitive
Bulletin Number: VIN-4-A-PIN-2019
Customer states noise from front suspension while driving
Bulletin Number: VIN-4-A-PIN-2019
Customer states there is an engine oil leak
2019 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT
Bulletin Number: 20180703
Additional Maintenance Items Section: Changed model information for 40k and 80k sparkplug intervals. Removed 60k sparkplug interval.
Bulletin Number: 2019 Passat-2018
Oil Service Reminder Rest Instructions
Bulletin Number: customer letter
23Z3 pre-notification_customer
Bulletin Number: TT 00 18 02
DTC Status Bit Definitions.
Bulletin Number: TT 27 18 01
Update to model year applicability and Battery testing information.
Bulletin Number: TT 27 18 02
Battery replacement type information.
Bulletin Number: TT 57 18 02
Remote Ket battery diagnostics. Updated to change incorrect repair manual group number (from TT581801 to TT571802)
Bulletin Number: TT 91 18 12
CarPlay funcitonality issue.
Bulletin Number: TT 91 18 16
Antenna Connection Color Reference.
Bulletin Number: V011812-2014603
Update content and include additional models and model year applicability.
Bulletin Number: V011816-2053446
Scan tool "calculated load" reading displays unusual values.
Bulletin Number: V171802-2037201
Update to include additional model and model year applicability.
Bulletin Number: V171803-2037201
Technicians may find during PDI that the oil level is below the full mark, but still within the hash marks on the engine oil dip stick.
Bulletin Number: V641901-2053045
Window repair and warranty claiming instruction.
Bulletin Number: V661803_2027119
Updated to include additional model and model year applicability.
Bulletin Number: V871809-2005566
To include an additional model year applicability.
2019 VOLKSWAGEN TIGUAN
Bulletin Number: 20180703
Additional Maintenance Items Section: Changed model information for 40k and 80k sparkplug intervals. Removed 60k sparkplug interval.
Bulletin Number: 2019 Tiguan LWB-
Oil Service Reminder Rest Instructions
Bulletin Number: Quick Tip V 1-0
Remote start with extended range quick tip
Bulletin Number: SM 183-2018
The part numbers listed in the document are to be returned and the new part numbers to only be ordered going forward.
Bulletin Number: SM 188-2018
The part numbers listed in the document are to be returned and only the superseded part numbers going forward are to be ordered.
Bulletin Number: TT 00 18 02
DTC Status Bit Definitions.
Bulletin Number: TT 10 12 01
Engine replacement tip
Bulletin Number: TT 21 18 01
Incorrect removal of Turbocharger oil feed line may cause engine damage
Bulletin Number: TT 27 18 01
Update to model year applicability and Battery testing information.
Bulletin Number: TT 27 18 02
Battery replacement type information.
Bulletin Number: TT 27 18 08
Information for additional diagnosis should the Driver Assistance Systems Front Camera not calibrate, complete calibration or set a limit exceeded fault.
Bulletin Number: TT 46 19 01
Brake pad installation direction.
Bulletin Number: TT 55 19 01
Latch diagnosis for tailgate (rear hatch) operation.
Bulletin Number: TT 57 18 02
Remote Ket battery diagnostics. Updated to change incorrect repair manual group number (from TT581801 to TT571802)
Bulletin Number: TT 58 18 01
Key Battery Diagnostic Process
Bulletin Number: TT 91 18 07
Navigation SD card information.
Bulletin Number: TT 91 18 08
Infotainment issues
Bulletin Number: TT 91 18 08 2018
Metadata correction, Infotainment issues
Bulletin Number: TT 91 18 09
MIB2 system Identification tip
Bulletin Number: TT 91 18 11
Voice Command button operation.
Bulletin Number: TT 91 18 12
CarPlay funcitonality issue.
Bulletin Number: TT 91 18 16
Antenna Connection Color Reference.
Bulletin Number: TT 96 12 03
Loss of 15 power defeat process.
Bulletin Number: TT 96 14 05
Indication of alternative use of scan tool to facilitate Immobilizer adapation after key replacement.
Bulletin Number: TT 96 14 05
Update for 2019 model applicability. Update for reader coil sensitivity during test plan.
Bulletin Number: V011812-2014603
Update content and include additional models and model year applicability.
Bulletin Number: V011816-2053446
Scan tool "calculated load" reading displays unusual values.
Bulletin Number: V171802-2037201
Update to include additional model and model year applicability.
Bulletin Number: V171803-2037201
Technicians may find during PDI that the oil level is below the full mark, but still within the hash marks on the engine oil dip stick.
Bulletin Number: V661803_2027119
Updated to include additional model and model year applicability.
Bulletin Number: V871809-2005566
To include an additional model year applicability.
Bulletin Number: VIN 4 A PIN-2018
Water leaks from the sunroof/overhead light console area, sunshade is to blinding, MIL-on P0441 in the ECM, coolant leak at the coolant pump, Yellow oil warning light on with any of the following faults P0196 P0198 B104129 B104135, Side mi
Bulletin Number: VIN-4-A-PIN-2019
Customer states noise from front suspension while driving

 

Recalls for 2019 Volkswagen

2019 VOLKSWAGEN ATLAS
NHTSA Campaign ID:SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS:COIL SPRINGS
Manufacturer:Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates:05/14/2018 - 10/26/2018
Potential Units Affected:6322

Defect Description:

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Volkswagen Atlas, 2015 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen, and 2019 Volkswagen Jetta vehicles. The rear coil springs may prematurely fracture.

Consequence:

If a coil spring fractures while driving, it may damage a rear tire causing a loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.

Action:

Volkswagen has notified owners, and dealers will replace the rear axle coil springs, free of charge. The recall began January 31, 2019. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 42J2/42J3.
2019 VOLKSWAGEN ATLAS
NHTSA Campaign ID:ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT PANEL
Manufacturer:Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates:12/22/2016 - 11/10/2018
Potential Units Affected:73545

Defect Description:

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Volkswagen Atlas and Tiguan and 2019 Volkswagen Jetta vehicles that do not have keyless entry. The instrument cluster may not provide an audible warning to let the driver know that the key is still in the ignition when the door is open. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 114, "Theft Protection."

Consequence:

If the driver is not notified by an audible noise that the key is left in the ignition, it can increase the risk of vehicle theft or crash.

Action:

Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will reprogram the instrument cluster, free of charge. The recall began December 13, 2018. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's numbers for this recall are 90L3 and 90L4.
2019 VOLKSWAGEN BEETLE
NHTSA Campaign ID:ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT PANEL
Manufacturer:Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates:08/27/2018 - 01/26/2019
Potential Units Affected:4064

Defect Description:

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2019 Beetle and Beetle Convertible vehicles. The instrument cluster may not provide a visual warning when a brake system failure is detected. As a result, the vehicles fail to comply with Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 135, "Light vehicle brake systems" and number 101, "Controls and displays."

Consequence:

If the driver is not alerted when there is a problem with brakes, the driver may lose control of the vehicle while attempting to brake, increasing the risk of crash.

Action:

Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will update the instrument cluster software, free of charge. The recall began March 7, 2019. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 90L8.
2019 VOLKSWAGEN BEETLE
NHTSA Campaign ID:SERVICE BRAKES
Manufacturer:Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates:08/27/2018 - 01/26/2019
Potential Units Affected:4064

Defect Description:

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2019 Beetle and Beetle Convertible vehicles. The instrument cluster may not provide a visual warning when a brake system failure is detected. As a result, the vehicles fail to comply with Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 135, "Light vehicle brake systems" and number 101, "Controls and displays."

Consequence:

If the driver is not alerted when there is a problem with brakes, the driver may lose control of the vehicle while attempting to brake, increasing the risk of crash.

Action:

Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will update the instrument cluster software, free of charge. The recall began March 7, 2019. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 90L8.
2019 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF
NHTSA Campaign ID:SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS:COIL SPRINGS
Manufacturer:Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates:01/14/2015 - 10/27/2018
Potential Units Affected:56173

Defect Description:

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2017-2019 Golf Sportwagen, 2019 Jetta, 2015-2019 Golf, and 2018-2019 Tiguan vehicles. The rear coil springs may prematurely fracture.

Consequence:

If a coil spring fractures while driving, it may damage a rear tire causing a loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.

Action:

Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the rear axle coil springs, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin April 19, 2019. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 42J5.
2019 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF SPORTWAGEN
NHTSA Campaign ID:SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS:COIL SPRINGS
Manufacturer:Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates:10/10/2016 - 10/30/2018
Potential Units Affected:56173

Defect Description:

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2017-2019 Golf Sportwagen, 2019 Jetta, 2015-2019 Golf, and 2018-2019 Tiguan vehicles. The rear coil springs may prematurely fracture.

Consequence:

If a coil spring fractures while driving, it may damage a rear tire causing a loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.

Action:

Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the rear axle coil springs, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin April 19, 2019. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 42J5.
2019 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA
NHTSA Campaign ID:SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS:COIL SPRINGS
Manufacturer:Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates:07/02/2018 - 10/22/2018
Potential Units Affected:56173

Defect Description:

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2017-2019 Golf Sportwagen, 2019 Jetta, 2015-2019 Golf, and 2018-2019 Tiguan vehicles. The rear coil springs may prematurely fracture.

Consequence:

If a coil spring fractures while driving, it may damage a rear tire causing a loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.

Action:

Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the rear axle coil springs, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin April 19, 2019. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 42J5.
2019 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA
NHTSA Campaign ID:ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT PANEL
Manufacturer:Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates:10/11/2017 - 11/08/2018
Potential Units Affected:73545

Defect Description:

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Volkswagen Atlas and Tiguan and 2019 Volkswagen Jetta vehicles that do not have keyless entry. The instrument cluster may not provide an audible warning to let the driver know that the key is still in the ignition when the door is open. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 114, "Theft Protection."

Consequence:

If the driver is not notified by an audible noise that the key is left in the ignition, it can increase the risk of vehicle theft or crash.

Action:

Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will reprogram the instrument cluster, free of charge. The recall began December 13, 2018. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's numbers for this recall are 90L3 and 90L4.
2019 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA
NHTSA Campaign ID:EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
Manufacturer:Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates:08/06/2018 - 08/09/2018
Potential Units Affected:28

Defect Description:

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2019 Volkswagen Jetta vehicles equipped with LED headlights. The passenger side headlight may be incorrectly positioned, reducing the driver's visibility when it is dark. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 108, "Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment."

Consequence:

A reduction in the driver's visibility can increase the risk of a crash.

Action:

Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger side headlight, free of charge. The recall began November 2, 2018. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 94L1.
2019 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA
NHTSA Campaign ID:AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
Manufacturer:Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates:05/16/2018 - 07/19/2018
Potential Units Affected:4

Defect Description:

Volkswagen Group of America (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2019 Jetta vehicles. An incorrect driver frontal airbag may have been installed during a service/repair visit.

Consequence:

In the event of a crash necessitating air bag deployment, the wrong air bag may not work correctly, increasing the risk of injury.

Action:

Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver frontal air bag with the correct part, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin April 19, 2019. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 69Y7.
2019 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA
NHTSA Campaign ID:SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS:COIL SPRINGS
Manufacturer:Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates:07/10/2018 - 10/22/2018
Potential Units Affected:6322

Defect Description:

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Volkswagen Atlas, 2015 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen, and 2019 Volkswagen Jetta vehicles. The rear coil springs may prematurely fracture.

Consequence:

If a coil spring fractures while driving, it may damage a rear tire causing a loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.

Action:

Volkswagen has notified owners, and dealers will replace the rear axle coil springs, free of charge. The recall began January 31, 2019. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 42J2/42J3.
2019 VOLKSWAGEN TIGUAN
NHTSA Campaign ID:SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS:COIL SPRINGS
Manufacturer:Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates:03/22/2017 - 11/06/2018
Potential Units Affected:56173

Defect Description:

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2017-2019 Golf Sportwagen, 2019 Jetta, 2015-2019 Golf, and 2018-2019 Tiguan vehicles. The rear coil springs may prematurely fracture.

Consequence:

If a coil spring fractures while driving, it may damage a rear tire causing a loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.

Action:

Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the rear axle coil springs, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin April 19, 2019. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 42J5.
2019 VOLKSWAGEN TIGUAN
NHTSA Campaign ID:ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT PANEL
Manufacturer:Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates:03/01/2017 - 11/08/2018
Potential Units Affected:73545

Defect Description:

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Volkswagen Atlas and Tiguan and 2019 Volkswagen Jetta vehicles that do not have keyless entry. The instrument cluster may not provide an audible warning to let the driver know that the key is still in the ignition when the door is open. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 114, "Theft Protection."

Consequence:

If the driver is not notified by an audible noise that the key is left in the ignition, it can increase the risk of vehicle theft or crash.

Action:

Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will reprogram the instrument cluster, free of charge. The recall began December 13, 2018. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's numbers for this recall are 90L3 and 90L4.