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1997 Volkswagen Cabrio 2dr Highline Convertible Auto

 
Crash Test Results for the 1997 Volkswagen Models:
Car Frontal Star Rating Side Star Rating Rollover
Resistance
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Driver Pass. Front Seat Rear Seat
1997 Volkswagen Golf 33Not
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1997 Volkswagen Jetta 33Not
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1997 Volkswagen Passat 44Not
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Service Bulletins for 1997 Volkswagen Passat 2dr Highline Convertible Auto
1997 VOLKSWAGEN CABRIO:

Bulletin Number: 1-2017 Update
This communication is to update our ProFi dealers of the current status of the latest inbound and outbound ProFi requests.

Bulletin Number: 2015831
VOLKSWAGEN: EXHAUST HEAT SHIELD, REPLACEMENT GUIDELINES. HEAT SHIELDS ARE TO BE INSPECTED AFTER COMPLETION O ANY TYPE OF REPAIR TO THE UNDERBODY (EXHAUST SYSTEM TRANSMISSION, ETC.), AND IF DAMAGED, REPLACED. *PE

Bulletin Number: 2015831
VOLKSWAGEN: EXHAUST HEAT SHIELD, REPLACEMENT GUIDELINES. HEAT SHIELDS ARE TO BE INSPECTED AFTER COMPLETION O ANY TYPE OF REPAIR TO THE UNDERBODY (EXHAUST SYSTEM TRANSMISSION, ETC.), AND IF DAMAGED, REPLACED. *PE

Bulletin Number: 69 9703
A NEW FRONT PASSENGER AIRBAG UNIT HAS BEEN INSTALLED. *AK

Bulletin Number: 9703129702F
VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH NEW AIRBAG WARNING LABELS. *YC

Bulletin Number: 9705309704A
CONDITIONS WITH TRANSMISSION NOT SHIFTING INTO REVERSE AND IS DIFFICULT TO SHIFT IN/OUT OF REVERSE. *YC

Bulletin Number: 9705309704A
CONDITIONS WITH TRANSMISSION NOT SHIFTING INTO REVERSE AND IS DIFFICULT TO SHIFT IN/OUT OF REVERSE. *YC

Bulletin Number: 9708209701A
CONCERNS WITH CASSETTE TAPE PLAYER, SOUND OUTPUT LOW OR DISTORTED, TAPES MAY BE DESTROYED. *YC

Bulletin Number: 9708209701A
CONCERNS WITH CASSETTE TAPE PLAYER, SOUND OUTPUT LOW OR DISTORTED, TAPES MAY BE DESTROYED. *YC

Bulletin Number: 9801
INFORMATION ON INSTALLING A CARGO NET. *YC

Bulletin Number: 9802
DISCONNECTING THE FRONT PASSENGER AIRBAG UNIT. *YC

Bulletin Number: 9805
INFORMATION ON MAINTENANCE INTERVALS. *YC

Bulletin Number: 9918
SOME VEHICLES MAY EXHIBIT DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES P1580 (17988) AND P0103 (16487) STORED IN DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE MEMORY. *TT

Bulletin Number: Elsa 6-22-15
This document contains the VW Elsa Newsletter that contains a general overview of wiring diagrams updates, ElsaPro infomedia icons grayed out, workshop equipment tool storage application, technical bulletins, pending service solutions, tech

Bulletin Number: Elsa 6-22-15
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: 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 271002
Updated to include model year 2014 thru 2018 applicability.

Bulletin Number: TT 271002
Updated to include model year 2014 thru 2018 applicability.

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. 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. 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 91 19 01
Alternative method for radio code retrieval.

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: V691601 2010479
Update model year applicability to include 2017.

Bulletin Number: VHW-17-11
VAS 6154 Replacement Part Setup Guide

 
Recalls for 1997 Volkswagen Passat 2dr Highline Convertible Auto
No recalls exist.
 


2014 smart fortwo passion cabriolet

  • Driver Airbag
  • Seat Mounted Front Side Airbags
  • Front Side Airbags With Head Protection
  • Front Dual Knee Airbags
  • Passenger Airbag Cutoff Sensor
  • Passenger Airbag
  • First Aid Kit
  • Fixed Hoop Safety Rollbar
  • Front Pretensioners
  • Side Guard Door Beams
 
Crash Test Results for the 2014 smart Models:
No crash test results exist
 
Service Bulletins for 2014 smart fortwo passion cabriolet
2014 SMART FORTWO:

Bulletin Number: LI07.04-P-059726
Engine diagnosis warning lamp (CEL) is active due to fault codes - P2237 & P2626.

Bulletin Number: LI07.61-P-063263
Smart 453 Engine diagnosis warning lamp activated - Fault code P261000

Bulletin Number: LI07.61-P-063263
Smart 453 Engine diagnosis warning lamp activated - Fault code P261000

Bulletin Number: LI26.40-P-061280
Slight oil leakage at single stage transmission

Bulletin Number: LI29.10-P-051288
Brake pedal/carpet seal does not fit properly

Bulletin Number: LI35.10-P-064468
Installation position of suspension springs at rear axle

Bulletin Number: LI35.10-P-064468
Installation position of suspension springs at rear axle

Bulletin Number: LI35.30-P-061135
Slight leakage at right side shaft

Bulletin Number: LI35.30-P-061135
Slight leakage at right side shaft

Bulletin Number: LI35.30-P-061135
Slight leakage at right side shaft

Bulletin Number: LI46.35-P-064622
Noise from area of electric steering

Bulletin Number: LI54 00-P-067822
Vehicle does not start

Bulletin Number: LI54 00-P-067822
Vehicle does not start

Bulletin Number: LI54.10-P-055824
Charging complaints - Initial analysis

Bulletin Number: LI54 10-P-067823
Vehicle cannot be started (FC: P0A0A00, P0A0E00, P0D9F00, P1D0BFD, C11C187, P0D5800, P0D5900, P0D9900, P0D9A97)

Bulletin Number: LI54 10-P-067824
Charging socket/charging cable: Charging cable lock jams (P12E900, P13E800)

Bulletin Number: LI54 10-P-067824
Charging socket/charging cable: Charging cable lock jams (P12E900, P13E800)

Bulletin Number: LI54 10-P-067824
Charging socket/charging cable: Charging cable lock jams (P12E900, P13E800)

Bulletin Number: LI54 10-P-068383
Vehicle does not start

Bulletin Number: LI54 10-P-068383
Vehicle does not start

Bulletin Number: LI54 10-P-068625
Vehicle does not start

Bulletin Number: LI5410P069138
Vehicle Range ? Voltage difference of cells too great

Bulletin Number: LI54.25-P-068219
Light switch/combination switch, fault code stored

Bulletin Number: LI54.30-P-061127
Instrument cluster - Fuel gauge does not indicate "Full"

Bulletin Number: LI54.30-P-061127
Instrument cluster - Fuel gauge does not indicate "Full"

Bulletin Number: LI80.20-P-064069
Outside door handle does not return to end position

Bulletin Number: LI80.50-P-061700
ATA goes off

Bulletin Number: LI80.50-P-068067
ATA triggers without obvious cause

Bulletin Number: LI82.60-P-061733
smart audio system - time is not shown

Bulletin Number: LI8260P063836
Smart audio system - Radio inoperative - New software available

Bulletin Number: LI8260P063836
Smart audio system - Radio inoperative - New software available

Bulletin Number: LI8260P069270
Media system, poor sound quality via AUX IN

Bulletin Number: LI8260P069270
Media system, poor sound quality via AUX IN

Bulletin Number: LI82 70-P-067315
smart media system: Telephone connection is made, communication is not possible

Bulletin Number: LI82 70-P-067315
smart media system: Telephone connection is made, communication is not possible

Bulletin Number: LI82.85-P-053710
Fault profiles and measures for Highline radio, SA code 527

Bulletin Number: LI82.85-P-061173
smart media system cannot be operated, touchscreen does not react, interference noise during voice control

Bulletin Number: LI82.85-P-061173
smart media system cannot be operated, touchscreen does not react, interference noise during voice control

Bulletin Number: LI82.85-P-062404
smart media system displays Renault R-Link pop-up

Bulletin Number: LI83 30-P-066810
Switching noise from climate relay

Bulletin Number: LI83.30-P-068109
Condenser leaking

Bulletin Number: SM-B-54.10-09
Preparation for Performing Maintenance Service or Status Check of High-Voltage Battery


2014 SMART FORTWO CONVERTIBLE:

Bulletin Number: LI26.40-P-061280
Slight oil leakage at single stage transmission

Bulletin Number: LI29.10-P-051288
Brake pedal/carpet seal does not fit properly

Bulletin Number: LI54.10-P-055824
Charging complaints - Initial analysis

Bulletin Number: LI80 50-P-061700
ATA operates without obvious cause

Bulletin Number: LI80 50-P-061700
ATA operates without obvious cause

Bulletin Number: LI82.60-P-061733
smart audio system - time is not shown

Bulletin Number: LI82.85-P-053710
Fault profiles and measures for Highline radio, SA code 527

Bulletin Number: SM-B-54.10-09
Preparation for Performing Maintenance Service or Status Check of High-Voltage Battery


2014 SMART FORTWO CONVERTIBLE ELECTR:

Bulletin Number: LI26.40-P-061280
Slight oil leakage at single stage transmission

Bulletin Number: LI29.10-P-051288
Brake pedal/carpet seal does not fit properly

Bulletin Number: LI54 00-P-067822
Vehicle does not start

Bulletin Number: LI54.10-P-055824
Charging complaints - Initial analysis

Bulletin Number: LI80 50-P-061700
ATA operates without obvious cause

Bulletin Number: LI80 50-P-061700
ATA operates without obvious cause

Bulletin Number: LI82.85-P-053710
Fault profiles and measures for Highline radio, SA code 527

Bulletin Number: SM-B-54.10-09
Preparation for Performing Maintenance Service or Status Check of High-Voltage Battery


2014 SMART FORTWO COUPE:

Bulletin Number: LI29.10-P-051288
Brake pedal/carpet seal does not fit properly

Bulletin Number: LI54.10-P-052655
smart ed - 12V battery discharged, undervoltage, vehicle not drivable, fault messages concerning electric drive system

Bulletin Number: LI54.10-P-055824
Charging complaints - Initial analysis

Bulletin Number: LI80 50-P-061700
ATA operates without obvious cause

Bulletin Number: LI80 50-P-061700
ATA operates without obvious cause

Bulletin Number: LI82.85-P-053710
Fault profiles and measures for Highline radio, SA code 527

Bulletin Number: SM-B-54.10-09
Preparation for Performing Maintenance Service or Status Check of High-Voltage Battery

Bulletin Number: SM-B-82.10/06
SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

Bulletin Number: SM-B-82.10/06
SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.


2014 SMART FORTWO COUPE ELECTRIC:

Bulletin Number: LI26.40-P-061280
Slight oil leakage at single stage transmission

Bulletin Number: LI29.10-P-051288
Brake pedal/carpet seal does not fit properly

Bulletin Number: LI54 00-P-067822
Vehicle does not start

Bulletin Number: LI54.10-P-052655
smart ed - 12V battery discharged, undervoltage, vehicle not drivable, fault messages concerning electric drive system

Bulletin Number: LI54.10-P-055824
Charging complaints - Initial analysis

Bulletin Number: LI54 10-P-068383
Vehicle does not start

Bulletin Number: LI80 50-P-061700
ATA operates without obvious cause

Bulletin Number: LI80 50-P-061700
ATA operates without obvious cause

Bulletin Number: LI82.60-P-061733
smart audio system - time is not shown

Bulletin Number: LI82.85-P-053710
Fault profiles and measures for Highline radio, SA code 527

Bulletin Number: SM-B-54.10-09
Preparation for Performing Maintenance Service or Status Check of High-Voltage Battery

Bulletin Number: SM-SC-2016060002
Update Battery Management System Control Module Software

Bulletin Number: SM-SC-2016060002
Update Battery Management System Control Module Software

Bulletin Number: SM-SC-2016060002
Update Battery Management System Control Module Software

Bulletin Number: SM-SC-2016060003
Update Powertrain Control Module Software

Bulletin Number: SM-SC-2016060003
Update Powertrain Control Module Software

Bulletin Number: SM-SC-2016060003
Update Powertrain Control Module Software

 
Recalls for 2014 smart fortwo passion cabriolet
2014 SMART FORTWO CONVERTIBLE
NHTSA Campaign ID: 15V192000
Component: STEERING
Manufacturer: Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC.
Manufacture Dates: 01/31/2014 - 07/16/2014
Potential Units Affected: 5058
Defect Description:
Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC (MBUSA) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Smart Fortwo Coupes and Convertibles, and 2014 Fortwo Coupe Electric and Fortwo Convertible Electric vehicles. The affected vehicles have steering gear mounting bolts which may break during vehicle operation.
Consequence:
If the steering gear mounting bolts break, vehicle handling could be affected, increasing the risk of a crash.
Action to take:
MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will replace the steering gear mounting bolts, free of charge. The recall began on May 8, 2015. Owners may contact Smart customer service at 1-800-762-7887.
2014 SMART FORTWO CONVERTIBLE ELECTR
NHTSA Campaign ID: 15V192000
Component: STEERING
Manufacturer: Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC.
Manufacture Dates: 02/21/2014 - 07/03/2014
Potential Units Affected: 5058
Defect Description:
Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC (MBUSA) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Smart Fortwo Coupes and Convertibles, and 2014 Fortwo Coupe Electric and Fortwo Convertible Electric vehicles. The affected vehicles have steering gear mounting bolts which may break during vehicle operation.
Consequence:
If the steering gear mounting bolts break, vehicle handling could be affected, increasing the risk of a crash.
Action to take:
MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will replace the steering gear mounting bolts, free of charge. The recall began on May 8, 2015. Owners may contact Smart customer service at 1-800-762-7887.
2014 SMART FORTWO COUPE
NHTSA Campaign ID: 15V192000
Component: STEERING
Manufacturer: Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC.
Manufacture Dates: 01/28/2014 - 07/21/2014
Potential Units Affected: 5058
Defect Description:
Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC (MBUSA) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Smart Fortwo Coupes and Convertibles, and 2014 Fortwo Coupe Electric and Fortwo Convertible Electric vehicles. The affected vehicles have steering gear mounting bolts which may break during vehicle operation.
Consequence:
If the steering gear mounting bolts break, vehicle handling could be affected, increasing the risk of a crash.
Action to take:
MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will replace the steering gear mounting bolts, free of charge. The recall began on May 8, 2015. Owners may contact Smart customer service at 1-800-762-7887.
2014 SMART FORTWO COUPE ELECTRIC
NHTSA Campaign ID: 15V192000
Component: STEERING
Manufacturer: Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC.
Manufacture Dates: 01/30/2014 - 05/23/2014
Potential Units Affected: 5058
Defect Description:
Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC (MBUSA) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Smart Fortwo Coupes and Convertibles, and 2014 Fortwo Coupe Electric and Fortwo Convertible Electric vehicles. The affected vehicles have steering gear mounting bolts which may break during vehicle operation.
Consequence:
If the steering gear mounting bolts break, vehicle handling could be affected, increasing the risk of a crash.
Action to take:
MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will replace the steering gear mounting bolts, free of charge. The recall began on May 8, 2015. Owners may contact Smart customer service at 1-800-762-7887.
 






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